Workshop: Pilates Reformer Class for Beginners

Get Started with Pilates on the Apparatus

What: Learn and practice Pilates fundamentals on the reformer in a 90 minute workshop, taught by Maiden Lane Studios Master Pilates Instructor, Kelsey Wiedenhoefer. This hands-on class engages full-body work and is a great way to begin and get the most out of your Pilates apparatus class regimen. PLUS workshop participants gets access to a discounted 5-Pack of Pilates Classes for $150 (normally $210).
When: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Where: 80 Maiden Lane, San Francisco
Price: $60 – WORKSHOP FULL; Wait List Only


Maiden Lane Studios’ Pilates Reformer Workshop for Beginners is designed to give students a deep understanding of the fundamental principles that make Pilates on the apparatus so effective, fun, and continually challenging.

This 90 minute workshop is limited to 4 students and is geared towards those who are brand new to or have recently started practicing Pilates on the apparatus.

This workshop is hands-on, engages full-body work and is a great way to start and get the most out of your Pilates apparatus class regimen.


First 30 minutes: Learning and practicing key Pilates fundamentals on the mat, students will work on effectively engage their core, breathe with more efficiency, and move functionally from the shoulders to the hips.

Last 60 minutes: Students will take the principles they learned on the mat to the Pilates reformer, getting even deeper into the core, toning the entire body, and lengthening the muscles of the arms and legs.

Policies: Prerequisite: Pilates experience is not required. Please contact us prior to enrollment if you have major injuries or movement disabilities: All sales for are final. Cancellation Policy: Workshop enrollment must be cancelled 10 days prior to workshop date for an account credit. Cancellations made within 10 days of the workshop will result in forfeiture of the workshop fee.

Why Pilates

Pilates could easily be called the most effective and comprehensive movement modality, ever. It’s fun, engaging, continually challenging, and can help you achieve toned, lean muscles, strength throughout the entire body, more flexibility, better posture and alignment, all while improving focus, relieving stress, and preventing aches & pain.
Everyone from top executives, stay-at-home moms, models and stars, professional athletes, and even retirees choose Pilates as a life-long pursuit for better health and wellness. Pilates on the apparatus gives those who practice endless possibilities for movement and progression.


Pilates at Maiden Lane Studios

We take an all-encompassing, functional approach to our Pilates instruction, with the modern body and modern lifestyles in mind. With purpose behind each movement, sessions are thoughtfully designed and structured to ensure you never waste time and get the most out of each session.

Not all Pilates is created equal. Pilates has been in practice for over a century, but has also become a “fad fitness” trend in recent years. Unlike the many studios & gyms that do not have a legitimate understanding of the practice, Maiden Lane Studios is dedicated to the quality of our instruction and delivering the life-long benefits it can produce.

Our Pilates programming is detailed, effective, and very importantly, safe. Each member of our instructional staff has extensive training from a highly-respected Pilates Method Alliance accredited certification program, years of teaching experience, and a sincere passion for what they do. Maiden Lane Studios only offer private Pilates training and small-sized classes on the apparatus (4 students versus many studios and gyms that hold classes of up to 10). Our studio is environment is supportive, luxurious and convenient.

Join us for this one-of-kind Pilates former workshop. Learn everything you need to know to take your fitness practice to the next level.