Pilates is a fitness system developed by Joseph Pilates in the early 20’s in Germany. It is a series of controlled movements which are performed on a special handle (reformer) or on the floor. Pilates method focuses on improving flexibility, strength and awareness of your body.
The aim of Pilates is to coordinate the mind, the body and the spirit.

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Some of the benefits of Pilates:

*Raises awareness of your body;

*It strengthens muscles without adding unnecessary weight

*It strengthens the spine and makes it more flexible;

*Improves circulation;

*Relieves back pain;

*Improves balance;

*You get more control over breathing;

*It reduces stress, tension and gives you energy;

*It teaches you how to coordinate your body, mind and spirit;

*Improves your appearance and your self-esteem increases.

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