Full length Pilates mat class Long Pilates classes

Full length Pilates mat class

Tough full length class for an all over workout

In this class we will stretch our spines and strengthening our glutes, core and abdominal muscles. This is a mat based class so no equipment is needed (except for perhaps a mat 🙂 ).

This class begins in a standing position before moving to mat-based exercises on the floor.

There are lots of different options for the exercises shown so always work to a level that suits you – we want you get the most out of the class and importantly enjoy it.

Starting the class in standing we begin by gently stretching through our upper spines, we then challenge our balance in standing with some single leg movements and a balance series.

On our backs on the mat we then start by warming up our hips with a hip twist movement and challenge our core with a bridging movement. We also bring in our upper abdominal and oblique muscles with a criss-cross movement.

Working into four-point kneeling adds some upper body stability challenge to today’s class too with movements such a superman and hip pulses.

Moving onto our sides we then continue to challenge our glute and core muscles further with clam and double leg lift movements. We then finish the class on the mat with some gentle leg stretches on our backs and upper body stretches in sitting.

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Abs and glutes muscle control Long Pilates classes

Abdominal and glute muscle control Pilates workout

Great Abs and glutes Pilates class

This class is a great workout for your deep abdominal core muscles and glute muscles challenging both the strength and control.

The class begins by warming up in standing with some upper body stretches and some leg and balance control exercises.

Mobilising our spines with some roll down movements before coming down onto the mat and on our backs. On our backs we challenge our pelvic floor and deep abdominal core muscles with scissors and one leg stretch movements. We also practice our bridging exercise.

We then move into sitting to challenge our abdominal muscles further with some roll downs before moving around onto our sides to work on our glute muscle strength with a clam and leg lift movements.

The class then finishes with some nice gentle stretches.

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Resistance band Pilates class Half hour Pilates classes

Resistance band Pilates class

Enjoy this class that adds resistance to some of our favourite movements

This class adds a resistance band to some of the Pilates moves we know well. Using the band adds resistance to the movements. But if you don’t have one you can still enjoy the class and do these movements without it.

The class warms up in standing by working our upper and lower body muscle control. We then move down onto our backs to work our core and hip control, with a one leg stretch and one leg circle movements.

We then move round onto our sides and challenge our hip control and glute muscle strength further. Finishing the class with some gentle stretches.

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Core, pelvic floor and upper body Pilates workout Half hour Pilates classes

Core, pelvic floor and upper body workout

Core focused Pilates class suitable for multiple levels

This class is a 25 minute workout focusing on engaging our pelvic floor and deep abdominal core muscles as well as the control and stability of our upper bodies.

The class begins in standing as we warm up through our legs and upper body. Rolling down into four point kneeling we then work on our upper body stability and abdominals with leg pull in prone exercise.

Moving around onto our backs on to the mat we practice our ‘move of the month’ – the one leg stretch exercise as well as challenge our upper body control with some arm scissors before finishing the class with some leg stretches.

PLEASE NOTE – this class is part of a related series, specifically looking to work on improving the body’s lumbo-pelvic control through the one leg stretch exercise.

The class can be enjoyed by itself or as part of the series. This is class four of four of the series. Other classes in the series include:

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Core legs backs and glutes Pilates class Pilates classes

Core, legs, backs and glutes

Full length, full body Pilates class.

In this workout we cover core, back, legs and glutes exercises.

This class is a relatively challenging class that will suit most people. Various levels of exercises are offered to cater to a variety of levels. But please work within your abilities…and don’t over do it!

This class begins with a gentle warm up in standing. We then move onto our backs on the mat to work on our core, introducing our new move of the month a one leg stretch as well.

We then move round onto our sides to challenge our glute and core muscles a little more with a side bend and side kick movement.

Finishing the class with some leg and and lower back stretches.

I hope you enjoy the class.

PLEASE NOTE – this class is part of a related series, specifically looking to work on improving the body’s lumbo-pelvic control through the one leg stretch exercise.

The class can be enjoyed by itself or as part of the series. This is class one of four of the series. Other classes include:

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Pilates for balance Pilates classes

Pilates class to improve balance

Mat based class challenging leg and core muscles

Fancy giving your balance a bit of a challenge?

This class is a standing class on the mat. Strengthening our core and leg muscles is key to helping to improve balance.

We start warming up our legs and reaching out of our base of support with a star toe tap movement.

We continue to challenge our balance onto our toes and standing on one leg whilst at the same time working on strengthening some key muscles such as our glutes and quadriceps (thigh) muscles.

Finishing the class with some stretches and roll downs to mobilise our spines.

I hope you enjoy the class.

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Glutes and upper body Pilates class Half hour Pilates classes

Glute strengthening and upper body stretching

30 minute class aimed at strengthening core and glute muscles

We start standing and warm up our legs with some squats and wake up our glute muscles with a standing clam. We also lengthening through our upper bodies and test our balance with some of the standing exercises in this class. We then mobilise our spines with a roll down movement onto the mat and down into four-point kneeling.

In four-point kneeling we start by stretching through our spines with a cat stretch movement. Then challenge our hip control and glute strength with some hip pulses and a one leg circle movement with our legs. From here stretch through from our shoulders to our lower backs with child pose stretch.

Moving onto our backs we begin finding our neutral spine position. We engage our glutes a little more with a bridging movement and work on our hip control with a one leg stretch. Then on our backs stretching out through our glute and hamstring muscles.

Finishing off the class with a side bend stretch in sitting.

If you’ve enjoyed this Pilates class. Please let us know in the comments below. Thank you. 🙂

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Stretching Pilates class Half hour Pilates classes

Stretching and lengthening Pilates class

Feel two inches taller with this stretching and lengthening Pilates class

Pilates class utilising multiple stretching and lengthening movements.

We start the class in sitting gently stretching and opening up through our neck and upper body.

We then move down onto the mat onto our backs to challenge our core control and pelvic stability with some great lengthening movements like a double leg stretch. We then stretch out our glute and hamstrings muscles on our backs.

We move onto our sides to work our glutes with a clam movement before opening out through our chests and upper back with an arm opening movement.

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hip control pilates class Half hour Pilates classes

Hip control Pilates class

Enjoy this hip control Pilates workout

Starting in standing to warm up our legs and upper body. In standing we work our hip flexor muscles with a little bit of balance involved too!

We then move down onto the mat on our backs to challenge our core and hip control further.

Waking up our glute muscles and mobilising the spine with a bridging exercise before challenging our hip muscles further with a scissors exercise.

Finishing off the class with some gentle glute and hamstring stretches on our backs and upper body stretch in sitting.

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