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Club Pilates of Potomac Falls Hosts Grand Opening Celebration.

Published Dec 1, 2017 in Ashburn Patch Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, is now open in in Potomac Falls. Located at 47100 Community Plaza, Suite 130 in Sterling, the new studio offers members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength. Read The Full Article

Club Pilates Expands in Seattle Market, Offers Members Complete Strength-Training Workout

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, opened in Newcastle on Saturday, September 16. Located at 13382 Newcastle Commons Dr., the new studio marks the third to the Seattle area, with additional locations in Bellevue and Kent. The new studio offers members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength.

Club Pilates of Potomac Falls Hosts Grand Opening Celebration

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, is now open in in Potomac Falls. Located at 47100 Community Plaza, Suite 130 in Sterling, the new studio offers members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength.

Club Pilates uses group setting for training

Exercise physiologist Kelly Kennedy just opened Club Pilates Boca South in The Garden Shops on Powerline Road. The new studio is offering newcomers a free 30-minute tryout. That appealed to Allison Waid, a Boca Raton stay-at-home mother. “I’m here to get more fit and toned,” said Waid, who does high-impact exercise. “This is easier on my body and it’s a good workout.” At just over 2,000 square feet, the mirrored space at 7050 W. Palmetto Park Road has 12 reformers, a trapeze, Barre, spring board, mats and other equipment at each station. There’s a private room for one-on-one training and a rack of hand weights.

Boutique Pilates Studio Opens in Potomac Falls, Offers Members Complete Strength-Training Workout

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, is now open in Potomac Falls. Located at 47100 Community Plaza, Suite 130 in Sterling, the new studio offers members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength.

Club Pilates East Cobb to host Veteran’s Day Car Cruise event

Club Pilates East Cobb, 2960 Shallowford Road, Suite 200 in Marietta, will host its one-year anniversary and Veteran’s Day event on Nov. 11.

The Fast Track to Stability

There is a saying in the franchise industry: People go into franchising so that they can go into business fot themselves. In other words, they’re not looking to go it alone.

Boutique Pilates Studio opens in Belle Meade

Club Pilates has opened its second Nashville-area location in Belle Meade. The studio will hold a grand opening party on November 4 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The studio sits at 4326 Harding Pike, Ste. 105.

From FBI Agent To Fast Growth Franchise Fitness Entrepreneur

Many of us understand that there are few things more cloak and dagger than growing a business. And as cool as we think being an entrepreneur is, we don’t often see headlines about spooks becoming business people. I’m here to rectify that.

I tried eating and exercising like Miley Cyrus for a week and I’m surprised I’m still standing.

Miley Cyrus doesn’t take herself too seriously: She’s even called herself a “walking joke” in an interview with E!. But she does take her health seriously. The singer told Billboard magazine that she quit drinking and smoking pot earlier this year, and had started practicing veganism and yoga. As someone who also takes health seriously, I thought I’d be up to the challenge of living like Miley for a week — sans the on-stage twerking, of course.

Club Pilates Debuts in Tulsa Market, Offers Members Complete Strength-Training Workout

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, will open in South Tulsa on Saturday, October 7. Located at 9136 S. Sheridan Rd., Suite C, the new studio marks the first to the Tulsa area, offering members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength.

Combat The Summer Slide at Club Pilates In Madison

MADISON, NJ -If you’re anything like me, you consumed mass quantities of sugar, carbs and, yes, alcohol this summer and are now left with a decision: continue the slide into debauchery or swiftly get back on track.

Cancer survivor finds a reprieve in Pilates

Hide events and push it live and roll additional events later. Serious health issues and major surgeries haven’t stopped Julie Harrington from powering through. “I don’t want to be my disease,” Harrington said. “I want to live.” Harrington recently opened a Pilates studio in Matthews on Sept. 11. Within a week, she had 100 members. And she wants to help others.

Club Pilates is bringing its core-focused workout to Salisbury

Get physical Salisbury, Club Pilates is headed this way. The popular workout studio founded about 10 years ago is quickly spreading across the U.S., with 244 studios currently open and more than 580 looking to open soon. Ed Horan and his wife, Tracey, are two of the newest owners of a Club Pilates franchise and are bringing the fitness craze to Salisbury.

The Health Benefits of Working Out with a Crowd

On a Wednesday afternoon, the BETTER team slipped out of the office and headed to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City. Not to tour the facilities, or take in the view, but to pound the pavement on the flight deck with Dr. Jordan Metzl — and 750 other people.

Fitness Powerhouse Club Pilates Opening in Tribeca

NEW YORK, NY – September  15, 2017 – Club Pilates, the largest premium network of group Pilates studios in the world, will be opening its first Manhattan location at 47 Murray Street in Tribeca after signing a 10-year lease arranged by Eastern Consolidated’s Retail Leasing team. 

50+ Franchises for Every Budget

Opening a franchise is a great option for any aspiring entrepreneur who wants to own a business, but also have brand recognition and support. While some well-known franchises are notoriously expensive, owning a successful franchise doesn’t have to cost millions – some only cost a couple thousand dollars. Here are more than 50 franchise opportunities with minimum initial investments ranging from $500 to more than a million.

Club Pilates Debuts in Charlotte Market, Offers Members Complete Strength-Training Workout

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, will open in Matthews on Monday, Sept. 11. Located at 2211 Matthews Township Pkwy in Sycamore Commons, the new studio marks the first to the Charlotte metropolitan area, offering members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength.

Club Pilates Launches Reconstructed Comprehensive Instructor Training Program

September 07, 2017 // Franchising.com // COSTA MESA, Calif. – Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium boutique Pilates franchise, announced today the launch of its newly restructured Teacher Training program. Pilates has long been ranked as one of the most popular forms of exercise, and now instructors have more options than ever when it comes to both education programs and employment options. Club Pilates’ enhanced 500-hour program exceeds industry standards and offers students comprehensive and modular instructor education along with employment opportunities.

Nation’s Largest Pilates Brand Offers InNovative Training Platform to Those Impassioned to Teach Pilates

COSTA MESA, Calif. (August 30, 2017) – Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium boutique Pilates franchise, announced today the launch of its newly restructured Teacher Training program. Pilates has long been ranked as one of the most popular forms of exercise, and now instructors have more options than ever when it comes to both education programs and employment options. Club Pilates’ enhanced 500-hour program exceeds industry standards and offers students comprehensive and modular instructor education along with employment opportunities.

7 Exercises to Prevent And Correct Tech Neck

It’s very likely you’re reading this on your smartphone, or maybe on your tablet. Now, don’t stop reading or anything. Just understand that the way you tilt your head to tap, scroll, and stare at a screen is almost certainly harming your neck, back, and posture. Doctors have dubbed the physiological effects of our modern lifestyle “Tech Neck” — and it’s not good. As smartphone use continues to increase, so, too, does the prevalence of pain and discomfort in our bodies.

Here’s What The Recovery Routine Of The Fittest People In The World Looks Like

As the U.S. Navy’s primary special operations force, the life of a Navy SEAL is no joke. Because they have to be ready for anything at any time, Navy SEALs are required to be in tiptop physical shape no matter what—and avoid injury at all costs.

Club Pilates Coming to Pentagon Row

The Southern California-based company is opening a franchise location on Pentagon Row (1101 S. Joyce Street), next to Saigon Saigon restaurant. Paper still covers the windows, suggesting that an interior build-out is in progress.

Club Pilates owner learns as she grows

You’ve said you’re a Pilates instructor first. How did you manage doubling your location count? By the seat of our pants mostly. It definitely helps to be in the industry for a little while. I finally feel like I settled into the day-to-day and we have a payroll program in Excel that has really helped automate that. Mostly I try to stay really organized. I’m lucky we have really fabulous staff.

New Pilates studio holds open house

Club Pilates opens in White Bear Lake Aug. 28. General manager Kristin Montpetit said the club will have demonstrations Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 26 and 27, so people can try the classes before the regular session begins Monday. “Pilates improves strength, flexibility and posture and enhances mental awareness,” according to Montpetit.

Club Pilates named fourth-fastest growing company by Inc

Club Pilates has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as the fourth fastest-growing company in America on its annual Inc. 5000 List. Each year, Inc. Magazine ranks companies according to the growth percentage of their annual revenue over a three-year period. Club Pilates achieved 21,319 percent growth over the past three years.

Two Los Angeles companies among Top 5 in this year’s Inc. 5000

Los Angeles’ quirky personality is on full display in the 2017 Inc. 5000, with both a fitness firm and an ice cream company making the top five. At No. 4, Club Pilates Franchise is the highest-ranked company from the L.A. metro area on the list, which ranks the country’s fastest-growing private companies. The Costa Mesa company posted $26.8 million in revenue last year and has experienced 21,319 percent growth over the past three years.

Men weren’t doing Pilates. So this company changed its color scheme (and made $27 million)

You could call Anthony Geisler a fitness maven, but turnaround expert would be even more appropriate. When Geisler acquired the Club Pilates Franchise in March 2015 (the terms of the deal were not disclosed), it was doing $2.9 million in sales and maintained 30 locations. According to its founder, Allison Beardsley, once the business grew to that level, she recognized that managing it was not her skill set. “I’m totally a visionary birther of new ideas. I’m not a manager of growth,” said Beardsley, who owns three studios in Nevada and is not involved in the business aspects of Club Pilates. “It was no longer lifting up my spirits as a business owner.”

Club Pilates Named America’s Fourth Fastest-Growing Company by Inc. Magazine

August 16, 2017 // Franchising.com // COSTA MESA, Calif. – Further solidifying a year of momentous growth, Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as the fourth fastest-growing company in America on its annual Inc. 5000 List. The boutique fitness company, which debuted on the list just this year, was also named as the No. 1 Top Los Angeles company, as a result of its 21,319 percent three-year growth rate.

Women Entrepreneurs Choose Metro Centre At Owings Mills As Site For First Club Pilates Franchise Location

Friends and business associates Liana Bateman and Karla Kay live in southern Pennsylvania, but have chosen Baltimore County as the location for the initial three Club Pilates studios that they intend to open within the next six months. The women entrepreneurs selected Metro Centre at Owings Mills, a Transit-Oriented Development (TOD), located in the Owings Mills section of Baltimore County, as the site of their first location in Baltimore County and intend to open later this month. Bateman and Kay have also signed a lease at Hunt Valley Towne Centre and are currently scouting for a third site within the greater Baltimore metropolitan region.

Pilates studio to open Aug. 10 near Trader Joe’s

A new fitness studio is coming to Louisville this summer from the owner of CycleBar. Located near the Trader Joe’s in St. Matthews, the 2,400-sq-foot Club Pilates will open on Aug. 10 and will offer full-body pilates-inspired classes incorporating energetic music and group workouts. Classes will be limited to 12, but single and doubles classes are also available.

Live in the Hilton Head area and like Pilates? Here’s a bit of good news

Club Pilates, a national fitness franchise, plans to open two locations in the Hilton Head Island area, according to a news release from the company. Franchise agreements have been signed for the two locations, including four other studios within the Charleston market, the release states. The businesses will open in the next 30 months, the release states.

Club Pilates Opens in Plaza Center in Lafayette

Back in May we learned about a new pilates studio called Club Pilates coming to Plaza Center in Lafayette, in the back area near Whole Foods and they have now opened. Check out their schedule here and find out more about the classes here.

Nation’s largest Pilates franchise coming to S.A. with three new studios

San Antonians get ready for another option if you want to strengthen, stretch and sweat. The largest premium, boutique Pilates franchise in the nation, Club Pilates, is coming to San Antonio in the next 18 months. The franchise will be opening three studios in the San Antonio area promising to be available and affordable for everyone.

Nation’s largest Pilates franchise to open three new San Antonio studios

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest boutique Pilates franchise, has signed a franchise agreement to bring a total of three new studios to the San Antonio area over the next 18 months, according to a press release. The franchise owners have plans to bring studios to San Antonio and San Marcos. Currently, the closest Club Pilates location is in New Braunfels.

Strength, flexibility and fun: Club Pilates locations expanding in Scottsdale, Phoenix

Club Pilates, a boutique fitness franchise bringing the core-blasting workout practice to people across the country, is flexing into Scottsdale, and other parts of the Valley. Club Pilates will celebrate its expansion in the Valley with a grand opening of its newest Scottsdale location on July 29 and 30. The studio is located at The Shoppes Gainey Ranch near Scottsdale and Doubletree Ranch Roads.

Pilates studio chain enters local Market

A local businesswoman has leased space on the city’s northeast side to open the first of three pilate studios. Kathy Garrison got three franchise licenses to open Club Pilates Tucson. The first studio will be 1,636 square feet in the Bashas’ shopping center at 6872 E. Sunrise Drive.

A Big Guy’s Guide to Pilates by Laura Williams

The bird dog has its roots in Pilates, so if you’ve ever targeted the posterior side of your body with this move, you’ve already tested the waters.

Pilates for Men’s Health Month

Pilates were developed during World War 1 by a man. Professional athletes corrects alot of imbalences. When you train those with smaller muscles they are less likely to burn out or hurt your muscles.

A big guy’s guide to Pilates

Before you roll your eyes and scoff, hear this: Some of the biggest, baddest dudes in professional sports get taken to task with a little bit of Pilates. For instance, Marquise Goodwin, an Olympic track-and-field athlete and a receiver for the San Francisco 49ers, takes Pilates classes at the Austin, Texas-based studio Dancers Shape. “With the name Dancers Shape, you think it’s going to be easy girl stuff,” Goodwin says. “If you come in thinking that — you are wrong.”

Club Pilates offers more than sweat

MOORESVILLE – Challenging traditional methods of exercising and weight loss, Club Pilates owner John Pennypacker said focusing less on high-intensity training and more on long-lasting body alignment helps core workouts. “I think pilates is under appreciated,” Pennypacker said. “It’s a highly effective way to exercise where you’re strengthening and toning your body and improving flexibility and potential.”

Club Pilates Hits Impressive Mid-Year Growth Mark, Eyes New York for Expansion

COSTA MESA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On the heels of last month’s announcement of the signing of its 500th franchise agreement, Club Pilates, the largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise in the world, is setting its eyes on further national expansion – specifically on the East Coast.

Try Yoga with a view, or mass meditation in Downtown LA’s newest park

A new Pilates studio in Brentwood, early morning yoga at a Santa Monica bar, a day-long retreat in downtown Los Angeles and thousands of people meditating in a local park: Put these on your schedule this week.

Club Pilates Coming to Darien This Fall

Club Pilates, a national chain, expects open a local franchise in Darien sometime around Labor Day, offering classes in roughly half of the space formerly occupied by Panera Bread at 1063 Post Road.

Ribbon Cut at Club Pilates; Area’s Newest Fitness Destination Offers Total Mind and Body Workout

MADISON, NJ—Club Pilates, one of Madison’s newest businesses, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday with Madison Borough Mayor Robert Conley outside its new studio location at 53 Main Street.

Row At Assembly Gets First Fitness Studio This Weekend

SOMERVILLE, MA – Assembly Row will usher in its next era of fitness studios this weekend with the opening of Club Pilates. The studio is the first to open at FitRow, a collection of five studios that includes TITLE Boxing Club Boston and Orangetheory Fitness.

Boutique Pilates Studio Opens in Tampa, Offers Members Complete Strength-Training Workout

TAMPA, Fla. – Club Pilates, the nation’s largest premium Pilates franchise, will open in Tampa on Monday, June 5. Located at 940 South Howard Avenue, the new studio will offer members total body workouts that help with posture, balance, flexibility and strength. To celebrate the new location, May 30 through June 4, Club Pilates will offer limited complimentary classes and 20 percent off memberships for the first three months.

Follow the fitness leaders: Staying inspired in the health club industry

Club Industry’s series, Follow the Fitness Leaders, poses questions about the industry, leadership and culture to some of the leaders in the health and wellness industry. This week’s question relates to how leaders keep inspired to continue to serve the fitness community.

This Pilates studio plans to open 4 Philly area outposts over the next year

Philly has another new fitness-studio franchise headed its way: Club Pilates, a Pilates-studio franchise with over 170 studios across the country, plans to open its first four Philly-area studios over the next year.

Pilates studio to open in Pittsburgh

Club Pilates adding the Steel City as well as other markets with franchise agreement.

Jumping into four fitness franchises

The concept: Claiming to be America’s only mobile personal training concept of its type, GYMGUYZ finished 2016 with 100 open franchises in 18 states. It had just 20 franchised units in 2015. “We’ve grown quickly because of brand awareness and strong social media interaction with customers,’’ says founder and CEO Josh York. “GYMGUYZ comes where clients are for training.” The business uses vans wrapped in red with its logo, stocked with 365 pieces of equipment including weights, medicine balls, ropes and resistance bands for training. On-site expert coaches bring workouts to homes, offices, churches, hospitals, senior care centers, parks or other locations. Individual sessions can run from $10 to $110.

TPG Growth Invests in Club Pilates

LOS ANGELES & SAN FRANCISCO & FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, today announced it has invested in Club Pilates, the largest franchisor of Pilates studios in the United States. Additional terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Club Pilates in Brentwood to celebrate Grand Opening this weekend

We’ve made it our mission to keep you in the know with what’s new around town. Club Pilates in Brentwood is hosting it’s grand opening celebration this weekend, but Dana Dean is there this morning to show us what’s in store with a workout.

Club Pilates Inks 500th Franchise Deal, On Pace to Have 350 Studios Open by End of Year

COSTA MESA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Club Pilates, the largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise in the world, announced today the signing of its 500th franchise agreement. The monumental news comes on the heels of a recent investment made by TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, the global private investment firm.

Pilates concept signs on at The Waites

The development near UAB adds another element to its tenant mix.

5 moves, 5 minutes, 1 crazy body burn

Need an ultrafast workout that lengthens, strengthens, leans, and tones — all in 5 minutes? Use this exclusive workout from Club Pilates with off-the-reformer Pilates moves you can do anywhere, no matter where you are. They made this workout just for POPSUGAR so you can work on arms, abs, legs, and booty on the fly . . . no equipment necessary!

Club Pilates at San Diego’s Healthy Living Festival

Check out the One-Stop-Shop for healthy living.

Best fitness classes and where to find them

At times, it’s difficult to even remember what you ate for breakfast or your sibling’s birthday because of amassed stress attributed to work, school, and relationships. So, amidst an overly busy agenda starting at 8 am (or earlier) and ending at 9 pm (or later), it is understandable that going for a run or attending a workout class did not rise to the top of the to-do list. However, believe it or not, trying out various fitness classes might be a useful coping mechanism to decrease stress. SD Entertainer has found some of the best fitness classes available in San Diego for you to try out. Now, all you have to do is give one (or all) a try!

Club Pilates barrels into major US Markets with continued franchise growth

Club Pilates, the largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise in the United States, is expanding its brand footprint through recent franchise sales that will bring a total of 11 studios to the Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Chicago areas.

Don’t Knock It Till You Try It

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — Felix Pagán used to be the one laughing at yoga and pilates. That was before he became the general manager for Club Pilates in Englewood.

Club Pilates is the workout for you

JUPITER, Fla. (CBS12) — Stand or sit all day at work? Club Pilates is the workout for you. It’s a great workout for improved posture and a strengthened core. Amanda Gomez, owner of Club Pilates in Abacoa joined CBS12 News This morning to teach you moves to sculpt, tone, & lengthen your muscles.

Club Pilates on Fox & Friends in NYC

“Work out” your resume.

Full body Pilates workout comes to Carrollwood

CARROLLWOOD — Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or just a beginner, Pilates offers health benefits for everyone. At the new Club Pilates Carrollwood, certified instructors show clients how to use reformer machines to achieve a full body, low impact and high intensity workout.

New Pilates studio in Buckhead brings elite workout to the masses

The fitness world is ever-changing, but while many new workouts are constantly being developed, most fitness buffs have never lost touch with the basics. Pilates workouts first hit the masses in the 1980s. Before then, the method developed by Joseph Pilates in Germany was considered the workout of the elite practiced by dancers and Hollywood celebrities in private studios.

Club Pilates Brings Group Reformer Pilates to Buckhead Atlanta

L.A.-based, Club Pilates, the largest and fastest-selling Pilates franchise in the U.S. with over 300 locations sold in 27 states, announces the February 24-26 Grand Opening of its first in-town Atlanta location at 2391 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305 in the Peachtree Battle Shopping Center, located in the heart of Buckhead.

Club Pilates’ First In-town Location Slated To Open February 24

Local franchisees have deal to open two additional Atlanta-area locations of the boutique fitness concept. L.A.-based Club Pilates, a pilates franchise concept with over 300 locations nationwide, is slated to open its first in-town Atlanta location February 24 with grand opening festivities going through February 26, the company in a press release Tuesday announced.

150 New Studios By Year End

Fitness franchise Club Pilates aims to open 150 new studios by the end of this year. The company has signed 350 franchise agreements since 2012 and targets 400 in the near future. By the end of 2017, Club Pilates – which was founded in 2007 – expects to have inked 600-plus franchise agreements and to have opened 360 fitness studios.

Club Pilates Signs Franchise Agreement To Open First Locations in Dallas

Club Pilates, the fitness industry’s leading boutique Pilates franchise, has announced the signing of 11 studios in Texas, continuing its expansion throughout the Dallas Fort-Worth region and surrounding communities, adding to the brand’s presence in the region. The first four locations of the latest franchise agreement are set to open this spring, with the remaining locations to open through the summer and fall. In total, there are 43 Club Pilates studios throughout the state of Texas.

Club Pilates Opens in Frisco!

Frisco–Club Pilates, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing Pilates boutique studio has brought its inclusive and positive studio atmosphere to Frisco. The pretentious and intimidating stigma surrounding Pilates has finally been broken.  The opening of the Club Pilates in Frisco marks the first location in the DFW area.  

Fitness Franchisors Make Entrepreneur’s 2017 Franchise 500 List

Seventeen fitness franchise companies made Entrepreneur magazine’s 2017 Franchise 500 list, which was released this month. The list includes franchises of any kind. Anytime Fitness, Hastings, Minnesota, was the highest ranking fitness franchise on the list, coming in at No. 14 compared to its ranking of No. 10 last year.

BEST IN CLASS: Club Pilates can bring a beneficial workout and healthy lifestyle to people everywhere

Getting motivated to go to the gym can be an ongoing struggle for many people, but Club Pilates makes the experience fun and engaging. With more than 50 group classes to choose from every week in a state-of-the art facility and private training studio, members won’t get bored with the variety offered to challenge them at every level.

Club Pilates Celebrates Grand Opening in Westfield

Club Pilates, a new fitness studio at 225 East Broad St. in Downtown Westfield, celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting last weekend.

Club Pilates Readies for Opening in Ashburn

Just in time for all those New Year’s resolutions, Club Pilates is celebrating its grand opening this weekend. Located in the Shops at Ryan Park near Loudoun Station, the boutique-style gym is the first Pilates club of its kind in Loudoun County. Owner Ryan Ask and General Manager Leigh Anne Zdobysz are confident that the unique gym, which offers classes from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, will cater to a wide demographic eager to strengthen their core and watch dramatic changes in their body.

Women in Business: Lindsay Booker – Club Pilates

At Club Pilates, Lindsay Booker strengthens her clients’ minds along with their bodies. Booker, a Cherokee Bend resident and mother of two, opened her franchise of Club Pilates in Cahaba Heights in November 2015. Her previous career was in corporate finance, not running her own business, but Booker was armed with an entrepreneurial streak and a willingness to work long hours to build her business.

Follow The Fitness Leaders: Trends That Will Affect The Health & Wellness Industry In 2017

Club Industry’s new series, Follow the Fitness Leaders, poses questions about the industry, leadership and culture to some of the leaders in the health and wellness industry so that you can read what they think.

Club Pilates plans to more than treble number of studios over next year

Club Pilates, the US-based boutique pilates franchise, has set a target of having 360 studios open by the end of 2017. Founded in 2007 and franchising since 2012, the company is set to open its 100th studio later this year and is hoping to rapidly accelerate its expansion over the next 12 months.

Fox 11 Los AngelesFitness and Wellness: Club Pilates

Stand or sit all day at work? Club Pilates is the workout for you. It’s a great workout for improved posture and a strengthened core. Today, we learned moves that sculpt, tone, & lengthen your muscles.

Wyckoff Studio Brings Pilates To The Masses

Club Pilates — a franchise that prides itself on bringing the benefits of Pilates to as many people as possible – opened a studio in Wyckoff in June, and additional studios are slated for Allendale, Emerson, Ramsey and Ridgewood.

Club Pilates opens new location in Katy

Club Pilates opened a location Aug. 20 at 10705 Spring Green Blvd., Ste. 200, Katy. The facility specializes in reformer Pilates in a group setting. Classes offered include a variety of disciplines, such as Barre, TRX, cardio and stretching. Different membership levels are available, and private sessions will be incorporated in the future. The franchise is based in southern California, and the Katy location is the fourth in Texas. 832-913-1847.

Readers’ Choice: Best Pilates Studio: Club Pilates Downtown LA

Best Of :: Readers’ Choice Best of L.A. /// Readers’ Choice /// 2016 Best Pilates Studio Club Pilates

Club Pilates Bozeman Commits to Water Sustainability

Fitness centers breed thirsty customers, so it’s clear why most gyms capitalize by selling bottled water. However, Ashlie Thomison of Club Pilates Bozeman decided that selling bottled water wasn’t worth the cost of harming our planet. For that reason, she choose to install a “water bottle filling station”, making water both free and accessible to her members.

Club Pilates Continues to Expand

LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – September 28, 2016) – Club Pilates is taking the boutique fitness world by storm. Having announced their 150th location sold in April 2016, they are continuing to make their mark as the largest and fastest selling Pilates franchise, announcing today 300 locations sold in 27 states! Be on the lookout for […]

Club Pilates Continues to Expand

LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – September 28, 2016) – Club Pilates is taking the boutique fitness world by storm. Having announced their 150th location sold in April 2016, they are continuing to make their mark as the largest and fastest selling Pilates franchise, announcing today 300 locations sold in 27 states! Be on the lookout for […]

Club Pilates Announces Their 300th Location

LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – September 28, 2016) – Club Pilates is taking the boutique fitness world by storm. Having announced their 150th location sold in April 2016, they are continuing to make their mark as the largest and fastest selling Pilates franchise, announcing today 300 locations sold in 27 states!

200 Locations Sold

CLUB PILATES PRESS RELEASE JULY 7, 2016 | 200 LOCATIONS SOLD! CLUB PILATES | 3185 PULLMAN ST. COSTA MESA CA 92626 | (949) 346-9794 CLUBPILATES.COM LOS ANGELES, CA, July 07, 2016 – Club Pilates, which provides the most revolutionary group Pilates class in the world, is quickly growing and is currently the fastest-selling fitness franchise. Former […]

Club Pilates to open locations in Fullerton, Brea

Club Pilates, a Costa Mesa-based Pilates studio franchise, is opening locations in Fullerton and Brea. The Fullerton club at 1313 S. Harbor Blvd. is already open for a soft trial. The Brea location will be open by year’s end. Its address has not yet been announced. Classes at the Fullerton studio cost $25. Monthly packages also are available.

200 Locations Sold

CLUB PILATES PRESS RELEASE JULY 7, 2016 | 200 LOCATIONS SOLD! CLUB PILATES | 3185 PULLMAN ST. COSTA MESA CA 92626 | (949) 346-9794 CLUBPILATES.COM LOS ANGELES, CA, July 07, 2016 – Club Pilates, which provides the most revolutionary group Pilates class in the world, is quickly growing and is currently the fastest-selling fitness franchise. Former […]

My new love affair with Club Pilates and why you need to try it!

I love summer. This summer has been filled with lots of barbeques, patio time and a few too many trips to the ice cream parlor. Let’s just say that for the past couple of months my diet and exercise regimen has fallen to the wayside. With fall quickly approaching, I knew I needed to get my booty back into gear but my traditional gym visits were becoming boring and stale. I have always been a runner but needed something to supplement my runs that would help with strengthening and lengthening my muscles. Enter Club Pilates.

Club Pilates opens new studio at Progress Ridge

TownSquare, and is already making a name for itself. “One of the things that Club Pilates has as a goal is to bring more men back into Pilates,” said Dan Wynkoop, who owns the business with his wife Debbie. “We’ve actually done a fairly decent job here in our initial six weeks. I’d say 15 to 20 percent of our membership, at this point, is male, which is probably a little bit high for other places in the nation. We specifically go after that market.”

Pilates Illustrated: Your Core-Strengthening Workout!

We’ve partnered with the Pilates gurus from Club Pilates in Cahaba Heights and with local artist, textile designer and owner of Cotton + Quill, Mary Catherine Folmar, to bring you a fabulous, core-strengthening Pilates workout — complete with illustrations.

This cool, affordable Pilates brand is taking over the U.S

On a scale from “free” to “must give up daily green juice to afford,” Pilates reformer workouts generally fall on the more expensive end of the spectrum. (Blame the high equipment cost and small class sizes.) But SoCal-based fitness franchise Club Pilates has built a name for itself by offering exactly the opposite: affordable classes (gasp!) that also boast lots of personal attention from ultra-educated instructors.

Top Selling Fitness Franchise Club Pilates’ Announces 200th Location

LOS ANGELES, CA –(Marketwired – July 07, 2016) – Club Pilates, which provides the most revolutionary group Pilates class in the world, is quickly growing and is currently the fastest selling fitness franchise. Former LA Boxing / UFC Gym owner, Anthony Geisler, now serves as Club Pilates CEO. Geisler shares that “he’s excited to be a part of the largest brand in Pilates, with 200 locations sold in 25 states and 2 countries, and ecstatic to have created a Pilates business with more locations and instructors than anyone in the world.”

Club Pilates Expands to Downtown Phoenix

With the opening of its third Phoenix location, Club Pilates is perfectly poised to serve the burgeoning downtown community, including corporate workers in the Monroe Building and its neighbors that have taken advantage of the expanding retail options in the neighborhood.

California fitness franchise to open first Tennessee location in Memphis

A California-based fitness concept is about to enter the Memphis market.

Class at Longmont’s Club Pilates fuses TRX and Pilates reformer

Erica Ruge, of Longmont, who has been practicing Pilates for more than 15 years. She is now certified to teach Pilates, TRX, triathlons and cycling, and she’s a professional ski instructor and personal trainer.

Something Right for Everyone

Lindsay Booker, owner of Club Pilates in Cahaba Heights, said she decided to bring Club Pilates, which originated in California, to Birmingham because it is affordable and there was demand.

Small businesses build energy, bring Downtown Abacoa ‘back to life’

Abacoa resident Ashley Wilson loves being able to strengthen her muscles at Club Pilates, then check out the tasty made-from-scratch creations at Nina’s Fresh Bakery across the street.

Pilates franchise to open Cahaba Heights studio

Club Pilates – the nation’s largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise – has announced it will open its first Alabama location in Cahaba Heights in October.

Club Pilates to open Villa Park studio

Club Pilates, an Irvine-based Pilates studio franchise, is opening Saturday in Villa Park. The 1,650-square-foot studio will offer more than 50 weekly classes. Exercise enthusiast Emily Hammett decided to open the studio and step away from her corporate job.

Club Pilates opens first Houston location

Elisa Pontone traded her corporate funeral sales job to pursue her dream: owning her own Pilates studio. Ponton, with co-owners her husband Scott Pontone and brother Nate Hunt, recently opened Club Pilates, on Memorial near Kirkwood. The nearly 3,000-square-foot space has 10 Balance Body reformer stations that come complete with EXO chairs, boxes, spring boards, ballet bars, Bosu balls, foam rollers and weighs.

Club Pilates stretches into Texas with new Houston studio

Club Pilates Houston — the first Club Pilates studio location in Texas — is scheduled to open July 11 at 14129 Memorial Drive. The company’s model is to break the “pretentious and intimidating stigma surrounding Pilates” and make the exercise technique affordable for Texans with classes of different intensity levels.

Club Pilates Opens First Studio in Bellevue

Club Pilates, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing Pilates franchise, has brought its inclusive and positive studio atmosphere to the Bellevue Plaza Shopping Center at 143 106th Ave. in Bellevue.

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Club Pilates Plans three sacramento-area locations

SACRAMENTO BUSINESS JOURNAL – Two local women hope to bring three locations of a San Diego – based Pilates franchise to the Sacramento region within two years.

Get Beach-Body Ready at Club Pilates in Manhattan Beach

Jogging on the sand at a favorite beach, Chris Suder suddenly felt a sharp pain in one of her legs. Being an avid runner and overall athlete her entire life, she had long ago decided that these little aches and pains were the price to be paid for her active lifestyle. However, this particular pain signaled something a little more serious than fatigue. In fact, her one misstep did two things. It ripped her Achilles tendon in two and would change her life forever.

Club Pilates comes to City Commons

Club Pilates brings its unique approach to teaching group pilates apparatus classes with its new location in the Lakewood City Commons shopping center.

Club Pilates stretches its reach in south county

Keely Watson and Liz Wright celebrated the opening of their third Orange County location of Club Pilates at 30100 Town Center Drive in Laguna Niguel on April 17. The Laguna Niguel Chamber of Commerce kicked off the festivities with a ribbon cutting at 11 a.m. There also was a light lunch, raffles and showcasing of the various Pilates equipment.

Irvine Firm Buys Club Pilates Founded by S.D. Woman

Irvine-based LAG Fit Inc. has acquired Club Pilates, a franchised chain of 35 Pilates studios in the U.S. and Australia. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

LAG Fit, Inc. Acquires Club Pilates

IRVINE, Calif. – Setting the tone for its continued growth, Club Pilates, the world’s largest and most sought after pilates franchise, was acquired by LAG Fit, Inc., a franchise development firm that specializes in the acquisition and expansion of boutique wellness concepts.

lClub Pilates now open in Town Center!

Club Pilates is now open at Laguna Niguel Town Center! This popular Pilates class concept has been growing exponentially all over the nation. It is known for quality instructors and classes at the best value since 2007. Classes are taught by highly skilled instructors that have each completed a minimum of 500 hours of comprehensive instructor education. In addition to amazing equipment and instructors, the environment provides a sanctuary for everyone who walks through the doors.

Get Your Winter Bod Ready at Club Pilates

Club Pilates’ new location in Cherry Creek has Jump Board classes that will tone up, slim down and enhance your whole body. Once you’ve soaked up the last bit of warmth at this weekend’s Great American Beer Festival or Highland’s newest late-night spot, 303 Magazine suggests a “ski-lates” class for the rigorous winter slopes ahead.

Club Pilates Hollywood Opens for Business

Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 – Locally owned Club Pilates Hollywood opens its brand new studio this week. This is the first Club Pilates franchise to appear in Los Angeles. First time franchisees, Melody Ward and Derek Jones, are extremely excited to take the Club Pilates brand to LA.

Novi’s New Club Pilates’ Already Using Wait Lists

Business at Club Pilates in Novi has been booming since it opened in April and has even attracted the attention of Novi Mayor Bob Gatt. Owner and certified pilates instructor Kristen Cronin said Gatt is visiting Club Pilates on Monday to work out for a fitness video sponsored by the city.

Novi’s New Club Pilates’ Already Using Wait Lists

Business at Club Pilates in Novi has been booming since it opened in April and has even attracted the attention of Novi Mayor Bob Gatt. Owner and certified pilates instructor Kristen Cronin said Gatt is visiting Club Pilates on Monday to work out for a fitness video sponsored by the city.