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Pilates Reformer – Who is it for?

Although we firmly believe that reformer group classes are not for everyone, we know how appealing (and fun) it is. If you’ve attended our Signature Group classes at PBT and have no existing injury, come join us on the reformer. Our teachers are now teaching at Core Collective both Dempsey and Anson locations – sign […]

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Coming back stronger from a hamstring injury

In my years of doing Yoga, I took pride in my flexibility and ability to stretch and bend myself into any asanas I see. Naturally, I was always asked to bend more since I am flexible. I seriously hurt my right hamstrings 12 years ago in one of the Hot Yoga classes, when the teacher […]

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What are the most overlooked, undertrained parts of the core?

When we talk about core training, everyone assumes we’re talking about the front abdominals – the six pack. And if you do Pilates, you’ve heard of the transversus abdominals and maybe the pelvic floor too. However, the core really refers to the entire trunk of the body, and this means the sides and the back […]

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Use Pilates Training to Improve Your Balance

According to Dr Sheri R Colberg – “Regardless of your age, if you can’t stand steadily on one leg for at least 15 seconds – with or without eyes closed – then you need to start practicing as soon as possible to improve your balance” What is human balance? Balance is the ability to maintain […]

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