Level 2

Level 2

Intermediate: as you progress from the beginner phase be ready for more advanced workouts. This phase is the one that can really build your body strong and healthy. This is the stage where you also get more tuned in with the wellness aspect and awareness of the different movement patterns.

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Level 2
  • The Teaser Breakdown - 13 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Slow
    The Pilates Teaser is often times misunderstood. Like the 100, it’s iconic for the method and it’s feared for its complexity of strength, flexibility and coordination. Come and break it down with me so that everything will make more sense and most importantly it will feel bet...

  • Pilates Mat & Balance - 47 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Fast
    Join me in this intermediate/advanced Pilates Mat! The work on the floor will be made easier and more connected thanks to the work on the awareness and lower limbs warm up that we do in the very beginning standing up! Throughout the mat we play with the bicycle action that at...

  • Int Mat with Magic Circle - 19 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    This intermediate mat is focusing on the work of the inner thighs and the midline of the body. The magic circle is mostly used inside the legs to trigger that deep activation all the way up to the pelvic floor.

  • Quick Stretch - 8 min

    Level 2 - Pace: slow
    Stretching is very important, mostly after training or after running and playing sports. This is just a quick flow for when you have very little time, but you don’t want to skip it!

  • The Ab Series (Romana's) - 3 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    In Joseph Pilates book we only find 2 exercises of what we today call the “abdominal series”: the single leg bent, and the double leg bent. Romana, seeing that people needed to strengthen the core added three exercises: the single straight leg, the double straight leg and...

  • Buns of Steel - 12 min

    Level 2 - Pace: moderate
    Glutes, glutes and more glutes… they are functional and aesthetic! Here you have a fun and quick sequence to get the job done. Increase the number of reps and sets if you feel that you are ready for it!

  • Hips & adductors - 9 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    Quick and to the point! When you have 10 minutes, and you want to keep your hips in shape! The glute medius (outer hip) is opposite and synergic to the inner thigh muscles: that’s why this little combo is even more effective and powerful!

  • Waist, hips and arms - 13 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    Perfect quick workout to get into waist, hips and arms when you have little time for it!
    Accelerate the pace and the reps if you want to make it more intense, just make sure your form is proper and safe!

  • Arms and posture - 9 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Slow
    Let’s tone the arms! In Pilates we usually work with very light weights… but the beauty of it is that as we work the arms, we also engage and control the whole postural alignment of the body making an exercise that might seem easy very challenging and intense!

  • From the ground up - 27 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    This class starts with a deep and thorough foot warm up, barefoot first and with Rescue LOOP next. The following segmental strengthening workout takes care of all of the most important postural muscles: glutes, abs, serratus, rhomboids and some stretching to end this quic...

  • Foot Focus Level 2 Workout A - 5 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    Now you are more confident and experienced, and we can explore some new and more demanding exercises. Also, Level 2 workout A is part of the FOOT FOCUS program that develops over 9 weeks and that will help you increase the range of motion, strength and coordination of yo...

  • FOOT Focus Level 2 Workout B - 6 min

    Level 2 - Pace: Moderate
    Now you are more confident and experienced, and we can explore some new and more demanding exercises. Also, Level 2 workout B is part of the FOOT FOCUS program that develops over 9 weeks and that will help you increase the range of motion, strength and coordination of you...