Welcome to Active Pilates - Ormeau, a small home-based business owned and operated by Denitta Morris. Ormeau is conveniently located half way between Brisbane and the Gold Coast and just minutes off the Pacific Motorway, click here to find us.
We provide quality instruction in our Pilates studio using Pilates equipment and Matwork Classes. All bodies, ages, sporting and rehabilitation requirements can be accommodated, and we welcome new members from beginners to advanced to come along and become a part of our Pilates community. Check out our Schedule and Pricing.
Active Pilates is a registered studio with Health Fund providers: (MBF, HBA, Mutual Community) AHM, NIB, HCILTD. If you are currently with a health fund provider not listed we may be able to help you so please don't hesitate to ask.
Gayle Schrodter brings many years of Remedial Massage Therapy experience to Active Pilates and is a recognised Health Care Provider.
We are a registered Work Experience Facilitation Site (WEFS) for Pilates International Training Centre (PITC). We are pleased to be involved with students developing their skills and assist them through the study process. We understand the commitment required by the students and the seemingly endless observation, study and training hours.
In 2016 we proudly became stockists of the world renown Lorna Jane Activewear, we welcome you to pop into our Retail Outlet located in Ormeau.
Pilates is for everyone - you can expect a quality, full bodied workout with your individual needs being met.
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What a wonderful 60 minutes with Pilates International Trainer, Lanette Garvan. Saturday afternoon at Core Pilates Spring Hill with 4 other Pilates Instructors. All enjoying the challenges of Lanette’s workout who made us sweat, moan and laugh. Thank you Lanette for your Pilates expertise and I look forward to seeing you ladies at the next workout.Read More »
PITC Trainer Sonia Crisafulli Pilates and Pregnancy – Encouraging Mothers with Ashley Ritchie I believe the mother is the pivotal point of any home. She is the heartbeat and the essence from which everything happens! A happy mother means a happy home! A truly calm and happy pregnant mom means a happy baby! Who could ask for more? So what makes a mother happy? I feel it is BALANCE, and a constant AWARENESS of tuning inward to find that balance. Stop, take a BREATH and CENTER yourself. Smell the roses and have gratitude for the many blessings you have in your life. Reinstate the power of HARMONY and ease of FLOW from one EFFICIENT event to another in your daily life. Have a PRECISE goal of how you would like your day to be and then allow it to unfold. Be kind and gentle to yourself and give yourself time…[…]Read More »
Olga Tamara Vice President PAA sourced this article and posted it on the PAA, 14th April 2015. This is an unedited version of an article written by Robert Wernick in 1962 and published in Sports Illustrated, 12th February 1962. KEEP IN SHAPE: ACT LIKE AN ANIMAL! So says Joe Pilates, a unique man with an unusual system of exercise called contrology. There is a happy band of people, of which I am an aspirant member, who are distinguishable anywhere by their springy step and “saved” look from the mass of their contemporaries who shuffle and shamble in untidy corpulence around us. We know that we are saved because we faithfully attend exhausting but exhilarating sessions at the Joseph H. Pilates Universal Gymnasium on Eighth Avenue in midtown Manhattan. For it is here that Joe Pilates, a white-thatched red-cheeked octogenarian, his wife Clara and Hannah (who came in for a[…]Read More »