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Faculty: Barbara Grant & Ruth Ruttan

Mat I
Mat I introduces you to the history and principles of Pilates and covers the beginner and intermediate level exercises, including modifications. Pre-Pilates exercises are included for understanding the key principles of dynamic stability and functional core strength. Strategies for class sequencing and programming in a group setting are discussed. Guidelines for teaching mature populations and pre- and post-natal classes are reviewed.
PMA/Balanced Body CEC: 16

Instructor: Ruth Ruttan
October 2-4, 2020
Cost: $645 + $80 Manual
Friday: 12:30-6:00pm | Saturday: 11:30-5:00pm | Sunday: 11:30-4:30pm

Want to schedule a Mat I Training for your group of 2-10 trainees at Retrofit Pilates or on-site at your studio? Custom training schedules can be arranged. Contact ruth@retrofit.ca for more information.

Mat II: Intermediate/Advanced Exercises
Mat II includes the remaining intermediate and all the advanced level exercises as well as essential movement principles and training tips for bringing clients to higher levels of practice. Pilates for sport-specific activities are discussed.
PMA/Balanced Body CEC: 16

Instructor: Ruth Ruttan
November 22-24, 2019
Cost: $645 + $80 Manual
Friday: 12:30-6:00pm | Saturday: 11:30-5:00pm | Sunday: 11:30-4:30pm

Instructor: Ruth Ruttan
October 30 -November 1, 2020
Cost: $645 + $80 Manual
Friday: 12:30-6:00pm | Saturday: 11:30-5:00pm | Sunday: 11:30-4:30pm

Want to schedule a Mat II Training for your group of 2-10 trainees at Retrofit Pilates or on-site at your studio? Custom training schedules can be arranged. Contact ruth@retrofit.ca for more information.

Mat III: Small Apparatus
Enhance your mat teaching by incorporating the countless variations and adaptations of Pilates exercises using small apparatus. Explore the benefits and added challenge of the Foam Roller, Ring, Small Balls and Band. Expand your repertoire and infuse your classes with delightful possibilities.
PMA/Balanced Body CEC: 16

Instructor: Ruth Ruttan
December 6-8, 2019
Cost: $645 + $80 Manual
Friday: 12:30-6:00pm | Saturday: 11:30-5:00pm | Sunday: 11:30-4:30pm

Instructor: Ruth Ruttan
December 4-6, 2020
Cost: $645 + $80 Manual
Friday: 12:30-6:00pm | Saturday: 11:30-5:00pm | Sunday: 11:30-4:30pm

Want to schedule a Mat III Training for your group of 2-10 trainees at Retrofit Pilates or on-site at your studio? Custom training schedules can be arranged. Contact ruth@retrofit.ca for more information.

All courses can be purchased individually.

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