What to Look for in a Pilates Teacher

When you’re getting started with or continuing your Pilates practice, you want to make sure that you’re working with the right Pilates teacher for you. Pilates is a full-body workout that promotes a mind-body connection and increases your body awareness, so it’s important to find a Pilates teacher who understands how Pilates can benefit your […]

The Pilates Center Honors Its 32-Year History

The Pilates Center in Boulder is committed to carrying out the true mission of the Pilates method taught by Joseph Pilates. His original mission upon developing this incredible method of movement was to heal the world through healing the body.  “We know it’s a big mission [to carry out these teachings], but we truly believe […]

What Makes The Pilates Center Worth Celebrating

The Pilates Center founders, Amy Taylor Alpers and Rachel Taylor Segel, are firm believers in the idea that when you heal yourself you can ultimately heal the world. Their 32nd Birthday Bash this year honors their rich history and impact around the world. Amy and Rachel are amazed and humbled at how far and wide […]

Mentoring Program

The Pilates Center Mentoring Program is a unique and personal opportunity for professional Pilates instructors to study with second generation Master Teachers and The Pilates Center owners, Rachel Taylor Segel and Amy Taylor Alpers. Mentoring is also available with senior instructor Debora Kolwey. The Mentoring Program is not a certification program nor is it standardized […]

Feb 4-8, 2015 ~ Classical Treasures: Pilates Then and Now

2015 Winter Conference Classical Treasures: Pilates Then and Now [btn text=”Sign Up” link=”http://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=1464&stype=-8&sTG=11&sView=week&sDate=2/4/2015″ tcolor=”#ffffff” thovercolor=”#ffffff”] Schedule: Wednesday 2/4: 9:00 am – 10:00 am – Foot Corrector Clinic  with Rachel 10:00 pm – 12:00 pm – Reformer on the Mat with April 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm – The Gentry Work: Then and Now with Debora Thursday 2/5: 9:00 am […]

Finding the Fundamentals

During “Lectures Week”, on September 16 & 17, Kelly Smith is conducting a workshop at our studio in Boulder called Finding the Fundamentals. It will be a two day event, on Tuesday and Wednesday, from 3:30 to 6:30 on both evenings. “How can we use the fundamentals to assess healthy movement?  We may know that […]

Licensed Teacher Training Meeting 2014

We had a great time hosting the talented Licensed Teacher Trainers last weekend. These incredible teachers came from around the globe to meet and train with us in Boulder, CO. Post by Amy Taylor Alpers.

Group Mentoring with Debora Kolwey

“A great teacher is more interested in what the student has to say than what she has to say. Mentoring is about reflecting back. Once you are drawn to finding a teacher you are closer than you might realize to uncovering your own answers. You are opening yourself to being worked with, like soil that […]

Pilates Anytime Features TPC’s Training Program

Rachel Taylor Segel, Amy Taylor Alpers, and Kelli Burkhalter Hutchins give an in depth overview of The Pilates Center’s Teacher Training Program on Pilates Anytime. Amy and Rachel discuss how they started teaching Pilates and why they decided to start a training program. They go over our different courses like the Advanced Program, Bridge Program, Intermediate Program, and more. 

Hoodie Buddies

These three amigos modeled their Colorado hoodies at The Pilates Center during Lectures this past weekend. Looking good Liz, Lesley and Brian!