FORM Pilates and 360° Pilates present-Contrologym. A two hour Pilates gym moderated by Benjamin Degenhardt, open to instructors of all certification types and teaching styles, coming together under one roof to share their practice!
Have you ever wanted to hang with your fellow teachers and chat about Pilates, fitness techniques, equipment brands and usage, and client strategies while getting in a great workout? Now you can! Featuring the 360° Pilates video library of the full traditional exercise repertoire to inspire your workout, you can study, practice, and experience Pilates in a brand-new way.
RSVP to Contrologym, a unique fitness experience that gives you the opportunity to network with fellow instructors and even make new friends.
FORM Pilates and 360° Pilates present Contrologym
Date: April 24th, 2016
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: FORM Pilates, 108 E 16th St, New York NY, 10003
Cost: We realize that everyone has different financial constraints and budgetary needs, so we have decided to make our tickets donation based! Our suggested donation is $20 (cash only). Come and join us!
Benjamin Degenhardt has been involved in the world of movement and Pilates education for over 15 years, and has presented his work at numerous conferences and training facilities around the world.
A teacher of teachers, Benjamin is the creator of innovative programs that combine his extensive experience in Pilates and fitness and his background as a professional dancer and dance teacher with his accomplishments as an educator in the movement field.
Most notably, Benjamin has developed 360° Pilates, a curriculum dedicated to bringing to life the work of physical culture pioneer Joseph Pilates. 360° Pilates is distinct in the current landscape of Pilates education for its philosophy-based approach, and its consolidation of the traditional method with a contemporary understanding of movement, health and fitness training.
Benjamin develops his programs with the needs of movement and fitness professionals in mind, and offers teacher training, immersive training, individual coaching sessions and online learning.
Benjamin began studying the Pilates method in 1998, has completed classical and contemporary training programs and is certified through the Pilates Method Alliance. Prior to founding 360° Pilates, he served as Lead Teacher Trainer for the Equinox Pilates Institute in New York City and Boston and maintained status as a top-tier and top-producing instructor within Equinox’s nationwide Pilates program for several years. Benjamin holds additional credentials as a Simonson Technique Teacher and Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Specialist, and continues to study with a diverse group of experts in the movement field.
His teaching methodology is strongly informed by his extensive research of the history and evolution of Joseph Pilates’ traditional work, as well as his passion for the physical culture movement. In addition to teaching and presenting, Benjamin serves as a coach and consultant for individual teachers and reputable companies alike, helping them elevate their services and programming in the current fitness and wellness landscape.
Benjamin is also a dedicated writer whose blog was named one of the most impactful Pilates blogs on about.com; a featured teacher on Pilates Anytime, Pilates on Demand, and Pilates Style Magazine; and the mastermind behind March MATness—an annual global awareness campaign for Pilates Mat work.
Benjamin Degenhardt | 360° Pilates
FORM is not your typical Pilates studio. While we welcome anyone who wants to do Pilates, we cater to instructors looking for a space to teach their clients the way they want to. We give the instructors the power over what they earn and when they earn it.
If you are looking for an instructor, contact us and we'll match you up based on your schedule and what you want out of your Pilates workout. Test drive multiple teachers to see who is the best fit for you.