(Past Event) Le Pietre Pilates Retreat 2017

Gaia Pilates


A series of private lessons, mat classes and workshops taught by Alisa Wyatt, Sabina Formichella, Jon Owen and Gaia Faggiani



Date: May 5th to 11th 2017

Location: Le Pietre is an old country home immersed in olive groves and vineyards, in the beautiful surroundings of the Bolsena Lake, at the cross of Tuscany, Umbria and Latium, few kilometers away from the Mediterranean shores.

Phone: +39 339 8428503

Email: info@gaiapilates.it

Website: www.gaiapilatesroma.it/en

If you want to have more information please contact us again here or we can have a chat on skype (gaia.pilates) or on our Facebook page (Le Pietre Pilates Retreat 2017)



One Day (Two Or Three)

This solution is meant for non resident guest who wants to spend a day or two in a beautiful surrounding with friendly atmosphere enjoying Pilates all day long!
The prices are:

  • One day 130 € includes: 1 Mat Class, 1 workshop, 1 lunch.
  • Two days 250 € includes: 2 Mat Classes, 2 workshops, 2 lunches.
  • Three days 350€ includes: 3 Mat classes, 3 workshops, 3 lunches.
It is possible to book a private or duette session for the afternoon, to be paid extra directly to the teacher (Limited slots).



Full Pack

We well host only 8 people at a time, the rooms are all shared with two single beds, some with private bathroom, some with bathroom to be shared with a second room.The day will be marked by different events, in the morning , after breakfast, Pilates, then, after a healthy lunch, the day will run with workshops (on the 6th, 7th and 8th of May) , and in the afternoon every day a different excursion in the beautiful area, dinners are included most of the time within the day tour.

Package 1800 Euros (per person)

  • 6 nights at Le Pietre (Accommodation in single bed in a shared room with shared Bathroom)
  • Pick up and drop off at Fiumicino Int’l Airport (May 5th at 1pm, May 11th leaving the house at 10:30am)
  • All breakfast, lunches, and dinners
  • 15 hours Pilates (privates, mat classes, workshops)
  • All afternoon excursions

Package 2200 Euros (per person)

  • 6 nights at Le Pietre (Accommodation in single bed in a shared room with private Bathroom)
  • Pick up and drop off at Fiumicino Int’l Airport (May 5th at 1pm/ , May 11th leaving the house at 10:30am)
  • All breakfast, lunches, dinners
  • 15 hours Pilates (privates, mat classes, workshops)
  • All afternoon excursions



About Alisa Wyatt

Alisa Wyatt has been teaching Pilates since 1999 when she left her high-powered publishing job to spread her passion for Pilates. Recognizing there was a need to preserve Joseph Pilates’ original style of teaching, she and her husband Jack created Pilatesology, the only website offering video instruction solely dedicated to classical Pilates. Trained and certified by Romana Kryzanowska, she has also studied extensively with First Generation Teachers Jay Grimes and Kathy Grant. A featured expert for publications such as Departures, Glamour, Shape, New York Magazine and Pilates Style, Alisa trains a range of clients from Olympic athletes to real people who want to perform at their absolute best.


Gratz Gallery
Wunda Chair
Tree On The Ladder Barrel


About Sabina Formichella

Physical therapist specializing in Posturology awarded by the University of Rome Sapienza and Trainer True Pilates® / Roman's Pilates®, Sabina was the first to bring the original Pilates in Rome in 2001.

Former athlete in track and field survey began studying Pilates in the late '90s, when in Italy the discipline was still unknown. Prepared personally by the Roman Kryzanowska, teaching heir of Joseph Pilates, she has followed a specialized training long and challenging directly at the headquarters in New York, then dedicating himself to the formation of new instructors for nearly 15 years.

Sabina now directs the first national training center for instructors, is Course Director of True Pilates® Italy and carries out teaching activities at major international fora and at the Sapienza University of Rome.

True Pilates® Italy


About Jon Scott Owen

Jon Scott Owen began his Pilates journey in 2000. Initially certified by Linda Farrel and then Ray Kurshals, Jon spent several years training under Kathi Ross Nash. During that time he worked closely as her Assistant for KRNNY Pilates. Jon is featured as a model in Kathi's most recent book "The Red Thread: The Mat." and can be seen by her side in countless videos on Pilatesology.

Jon holds a Certificate in "The Work" from first generation teacher Jay Grimes. By special invite post graduation he continues to make regular trips to Vintage Pilates in Los Angeles to mentor under Mr. Grimes as a cohort of "Teaching the Work".

You can find him teaching regularly at Pilates Challenge in New York City.

Jon Scott Owen

Pilates Challenge


About Gaia Faggiani

  • Gaia Pilates Roma’s Studio owner in Rome, Italy.
  • Romana’s Pilates Certified teacher level 5+ from Jay Grimes.
  • Vintage Pilates Certified from Jay Grimes.
  • Certified Gyrotonic level 1.
  • Attended and completed PPATT 2017 Educational Course from Kathryn Ross Nash.



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    About Gaia Pilates

    Set in the heart of Rome, Gaia Pilates Roma is a boutique Pilates studio near the Botanical Garden, in the ancient Trastevere neighborhood. We are devoted to offering you the very best standard of Classical Pilates and a program that is designed specifically for your needs and goals. We are a fully equipped Classical Pilates studio, with original Gratz Industries equipment, including the ‘Guillotine’.






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