2018 Conference Speakers
Javier Perez Pont
Group Mat Teachers
A Full 2 Day Programme of Event
The 2018 Conference welcomes welcomes internationally renowned presenters with clear evidential links to first generation teachers
Workshops and Mat classes are held each day and may be booked on registration. A limited number of private classes are also available.
Return to Life Conference 2016
In 2016 the Pilates Teacher Association held their inaugural 'Return to Life' Conference on the Isle of Man, where Joseph Pilates spent almost 5 years of his life.
Watch the video below to find out more.
The Comprehensive Pilates Teacher uses a variety of equipment designed by Joseph Pilates. No conference would be complete without it!
The equipment is available for purchaseat conference prices with priority purchase option offered to PTA members
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Gala Dinner & Dance
Join us to celebrate Joe's Birthday at the PTA Gala Dinner
Fine dining, music and dance - the perfect way to end the 2018 Conference
Saturday 8th December
19:00 to Midnight
BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY
Stay on Campus
Lancaster Conferences have a selection of dedicated and affordable guest rooms available on campus.
They are ideally located for a short walk and after the Gala Dinner and Disco on Saturday 8th December.
Please note, Conference fees do not include accomodation
Location and Travel
During world war one Joseph Pilates was interned as an enemy alien in various camps around the UK, the most well-known being Knockaloe on the Isle of Man where we held our conference in 2016. He was also interned in Lancaster Castle. We are bringing his method back to Lancaster.
Joseph wanted is method to be taught in schools and in 2016 we used King William’s college on the Isle of Man. This year The Pilates Teacher Association has chosen a centre of higher educational excellence for our conference second conference.
Lancaster University Conference centre is easily accessible from all around the UK and Europe. The closest Airport is Manchester