Fat In January: How I discovered Fat Activism and now aim for Fat Positive Pilates

The World of Pilates is not very Fat Positive I don’t think that sentence is terribly controversial is it?  The world isn’t a very fat positive place and Pilates , well.. For all its marvels, benefits and body changing miracles has a diversity problem When I am feeling particularly pessimistic I would accuse Pilates of […]

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Life: Does My Bum Look Big Enough in This? (Are my Glutes strong, functional and fit for purpose?)

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Strong, functional Glutes? What’s This Bum Deal Then? Our bottom is so so so much more than an aesthetic item to be viewed, pondered, berated, idolised. There was a time when women were fed the line that cellulite was the baddie and thus war was declared. Now it is shape.  We are condemned, it would […]

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PILATES: 2020 Vision

New Beginnings I sat down to write this in January, full of enthusiasm for talking about where Pilates would go in the new decade,  how it might evolve. I began by trawling the internet for predicted fitness and Pilates trends.   If I am being generous, then what I gleaned from my search is that most […]

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