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Pilates Teacher Association Inaugural Conference

The Pilates Teacher Association wish to invite you to join our inaugural conference at King William’s College, Castletown, Isle of Man. We are delighted that this is a joint event with which was “home” to Joseph Pilates from September 1915 until March 1919.

Our presenters will bring the very best in the world of lineage led Pilates to you:

  • Raymond Kurshals 
  • Sean P Gallagher
  • Kathi Ross- Nash
  • Junghee Won
  • Blossom Crawford
  • Alison Salmond of Stott Pilates

14th July 2016 Pre- conference exclusive event (Members priority)

12.00 noon - 8.30 p.m

  • Buffet lunch with delegates and presenters
  • Lecture: History of Exercise - The Inspiration for Joe Pilates by Sean P Gallagher
  • Lecture: Life in the camps - how would Joe Pilates and the other internees spent their time
  • Coach trip to Knockaloe site with guided walk
  • Outdoor Group Mat Class on the site of Camp 4 led by Kathi Ross Nash
  • Networking buffet and a glass of fizz with delegates and presenters.

15th - 17th July 2016 Return to Life Conference

Full 2 and a half days of workshops and classes, opportunities for private lessons including lectures on anatomy and an archival presentation by Sean P Gallagher.

Optional Gala Presentation Dinner on Saturday evening £50 (Members Priority)


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