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Pilates History

Historical Presentation: The History of the Ped-o-Pul

Posted October 4, 2021 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

A Pilates Source™Special Virtual Event: The Lost History of the Ped-o-Pul™   With Sean Gallagher and Elaine Ewing October 9, 2021 | 5-6:30pm EST This presentation takes place on Zoom. $30   Open to pilates teachers and students interested in pilates history. A recording for 7 days is available if […]

Contrology Series Starts Again with The Hundred on February 22

Posted February 20, 2021 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

Contrology = The Study of Control with Sean Gallagher & Elaine Ewing Mondays at 5pm, EST A recording will be available for one week after each class. In order to access recordings you must register before the class starts. This class is open to pilates studio teachers and advanced students. […]

New Class: The Study of Joe’s Original NYC Studio

Posted November 28, 2020 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

Join us for a new virtual class series on never-before published archival photos of Joe’s studio. The Study of Joe’s Original NYC Studio 3 Weeks: December 1-17, 2020 Thursdays 5-6pm EST $50/class Register Here for one class or all three Using a multitude of never-before published archival photos from Joe’s […]

Discovering Joe’s Lost Apparatus

Posted August 4, 2019 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

One of the most exciting aspects of my pilates career so far as been being a part of the reintroduction of many pieces of Joseph Pilates’ “lost apparatus” and teaching each of them to the pilates community through Pilates at The Pillow™. So far, these pieces include the Archival Ped-o-Pul, […]

Joe Pilates Berkshire Studio Work Update

Posted July 27, 2019 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

Pilates at The Pillow™ in Pilates 4 You Journal

Posted July 9, 2019 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

Read about Pilates at The Pillow™ in Pilates 4 You Journal, a twice-yearly Pilates publication that covers news in the Pilates community of historical value, as well as detailed biographies on one Pilates Elder per issue. Read the Article Here

All About the Resister

Posted July 8, 2019 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

Read about the discovery, the history, and the reintroduction of “The Resister” at Pilates at the Pillow in 2018, in Pilates 4 You Journal.

Finding the Original Pilates Home Mat

Posted January 26, 2019 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

Here is a little more info about the “Replica of The Joseph Pilates Original Home Mat” by Elena Bartley and how it relates to Pilates at the Pillow and Jacob’s Pillow. I discovered this mat through a social media post Elena wrote and bought one right away, being the pilates […]

Joe and the Berkshires

Posted January 11, 2019 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

One of the most unique aspects of Pilates at The Pillow™️ is the location. Throughout his lifetime, Joe visited the Berkshires of Massachusetts to teach Contrology at Jacob‘s Pillow, and he loved the area so much that he also bought property there, where he built his country studio. In this […]

Filming with Pilatesology

Posted December 20, 2018 | by Rhinebeck Pilates

I was truly thrilled for Pilatesology to come visit Joe’s original studio and to film me teaching the Archival Ped-o-Pul and The Resister! Sean Gallagher joined as well and discussed some of the history and science behind some aspects of the work.  Also joining us were Cathy Strack and Russell […]