Basic System Workshop at San Francisco, CA

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Basic System Workshop With Martt Lawrence


Date: February 7th - 9th, 2020

Times: Friday: 1pm-6pm
Saturday: 11am-6pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm

Location: The Pilates Center Of San Francisco, 351 Shotwell Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Phone: (415) 294-3505






M.A.T. Pilates Teacher Certification Program

All M.A.T. Pilates graduates are required to attend at least one CPE seminar each year in order to maintain their certification. M.A.T. Pilates continuing education is offered at Metropolitan Pilates, Urban Pilates, and The Pilates Center of San Francisco.

Continuing Education is offered year round by Dorothee VandeWalle. Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced workshops are offered each year as well as guest teacher seminars.

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About Basic System Workshop

This workshop introduces students to the Pilates philosophy and the techniques of the beginner system. The basic exercises are the foundation of a good Pilates practice. Clients can only progress and grow in their practice if their foundation is strong.

This workshop is a good refresher course for Pilates teachers who want to be more precise and meticulous in their teaching and give their beginner clients a strong foundation for a lifetime of Pilates.

This workshop is open to all certified instructors.



About Martt Lawrence

Martt Lawrence is a M.A.T. Pilates level 2 teacher trainer. She is certified on the Basic and Intermediate Systems and has been preparing apprentices for full certification since 2008. Martt has been teaching Pilates for almost two decades and has worked with dancers, athletes, and students of varying injuries.

Martt opened her studio, The Pilates Center of San Francisco, in January 2006. Originally certified in 1996, Martt was re-certified in December of 2005 by Dorothee VandeWalle at Metropolitan Pilates. Prior to opening the Pilates Center of San Francisco, Martt was the Pilates instructor at The San Francisco Ballet for five years. She draws from her experience as a former professional dancer with the Houston and Cincinnati Ballet companies as well as a modern dancer and choreographer.

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About The Pilates Center Of San Francisco

Located inside the beautiful ODC Dance Commons, The Pilates Center of San Francisco (PCSF) serves the Mission district of San Francisco and the San Francisco Bay Area at large with its diverse population of dancers, art lovers, and families.

The Pilates Center of San Francisco was opened in January of 2006 when owner Martt Lawrence seized an opportunity to make an impact on the dance community she knew and loved. After instructing the dancers at the San Francisco Ballet for five years, she was chosen by Brenda Way at ODC to run her own studio inside the commons.


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