November 2012 | New York, New York
"To change a body you need the right teacher, the right attitude and the right equipment.
Without Gratz Pilates equipment a piece of the puzzle is missing.
Nothing changes a body better than a Gratz!"
- Brooke Siler, Owner and Instructor
In the summer of 1997, Brooke Siler opened re:AB®, a stylish studio specializing in the authentic Pilates Method of Body Conditioning. re:AB® has grown to become New York City’s most successful studio for authentic Pilates training. re:AB® combines down home charm with city sophistication. The relaxed, non-competitive atmosphere and high degree of quality teaching has earned unparalleled praise from both clients and the press. Since the opening of re:AB®, Brooke and the studio have been recognized in national and international publications from Vogue and Glamour to New York and People.
re:AB® is dedicated to bringing you the purest, safest, most efficient Pilates instruction available anywhere today. It offers the feeling of home without sacrificing any of its professionalism. An abundantly friendly staff, top-notch authentically certified Pilates instructors, and amenities galore add to the winning atmosphere of re:AB®, but results are what keep clients coming back for more.
Brooke Siler began her Pilates career in 1994 under the tutelage of Master Instructor Romana Kryzanowska (Joseph Pilates’ protégé for more than 30 years). After receiving her national authentic Pilates certification in 1996 Brooke Siler began training famous friends on floor mats in their homes. Clients immediately were taken by the positive results of Pilates and by year’s end Brooke had begun the business of training from her home.
Many more famous clients were quick to refer their friends to Brooke, and before long word of mouth had spread to the press about this extraordinary fitness method being embraced by models and celebrities. It was a matter of months before Brooke’s business grew too large to continue in her living room. So, in 1997, she created and opened re:AB, which has grown to become New York City’s most successful studio for authentic Pilates.
Committed to the idea that exercise is more than just physical exertion Brooke has successfully brought her dedicated clients to new levels of fitness and personal satisfaction. Brooke’s unique methods of visual imaging and unswerving dedication to clients have earned her a position as one of the most sought after personal trainers in the country, according to Vogue magazine.
re:AB’s 4000 sq.ft interior offers a loft like homey environment housing the best Pilates instruction, equipment and personal care amenities. Our instructors are all authentically certified and have completed over 600 hours of training, ensuring you’ll receive the most authentic and professional training available. Our studio houses Gratz apparatus built from the original design specifications of Joseph Pilates’ own equipment. To change a body you need the right teacher, the right attitude and the right equipment. Without Gratz Pilates equipment a piece of the puzzle is missing. Nothing changes a body better than a Gratz. And, when you’re finished with your
training, our showers and locker rooms offer Mario Badescu products for discerning clientele.