Unlimited Special for July & August

July/August Special for all Body Wow Members get unlimited classes for July & August available to all existing and new members *Requires 3 month commitment  Ask us now!

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Winter Motivation!

Stay Motivated!!!!!!!!!!!!!! How do we do that? 'Staying motivated', sounds easy right? With winter here and the days shortening, it is not always appealing to be out an about and can be challenging to keep the mind and body moving. It's time to change it up!  Many of us find it easier to be active outside in the winter and not worry about being too hot.  But remember your sunscreen [...]

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What is Mindset? How can your mindset be a working tool for you?

What is Mindset? How can your mindset be a working tool for you? There are two types of mindsets; Fixed & Growth A fixed mindset is working with our known and familiar skills, intelligence and talents, repeating your successes, focusing on outcomes without pushing too hard beyond your comfort zone.  A fixed mindset can certainly keep you fit! A growth mindset is about acknowledging your goals beyond your skill set [...]

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Health and Holidays

Health and Holidays! Here we are, holiday season is upon us! What a fantastic time of year to see family and friends and perhaps have a few extra days away from work or a regular schedule. Some people plan months in advance, some, just days and some only moments! But all for the same goal, to have FUN and relax! So, how does 'health' mix in with holidays? Although holidays [...]

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Pilates and the Breath

Oxygen is what we all need to partner with every function of our body. During Pilates, using our breath, deeply and efficiently, we stimulate the organs especially the heart. This cycle them stimulates the circulation and carries oxygenated blood throughout our body. By focusing on an intentional breath, we also allow the process of expelling the waste product, carbon dioxide, which then cleanses our system. With time, focused breathing during [...]

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Organic Magnesium Oil

At Oxygen Pilates we are here to support your overall health and well-being.  One of the ways we do this is by offering the best available products that work alongside your fitness goals. When our muscles contract or tighten our body uses calcium, so when the opposite happens, our muscles try to relax or release tension, magnesium is used.  Many of us can have a deficiency in magnesium and so [...]

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Mothers Day Special 6 classes for the price of 5

How to make your mum feel appreciated and loved, what better way then the gift of health and time for herself. Treat your mum to some great Pilates classes at Oxygen with a beautiful pamper kit. ( included lavender or lemongrass oil, paleo bars, Nuun rehydration, and more. The (6 for 5 ) deal. For your mum we want to offer you buying 6 classes but only paying for 5. [...]

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Working out while not 100 percent

I’ve got an injury, how can I work through it? The truth is, we will all encounter some type of injury, soreness or pain while exercising, and personally I would prefer getting an injury from a great workout rather than suffering an injury as a result of being stiff and sedentary. We just have to learn to listen to our bodies so we can continue to exercise safely. To stay strong and injury-free, you might [...]

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Squats!

1.Builds Muscle in Your Entire Body I am realizing more and more as I age how  maintaining good muscle tone is important to over all health. As we age our bones become more frail and there fore need more stability so we need to maintain the muscle mass by doing exercises like squats to help this. Squats obviously help to build your leg muscles (including your quadriceps, hamstrings, and calves), [...]

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I’M PREGNANT – CAN I STILL WORK OUT AND TRAIN?

 Who feels like running a marathon while they are pregnant! NO ONE!Although you may not feel like running a marathon, most women benefit greatly from exercising throughout their pregnancies.  The level of exercise recommended will depend, in part, on your level of pre-pregnancy fitness. Benefits of Exercising During Pregnancy No doubt about it, exercise is a big plus for both you and your baby (if complications don't limit your ability [...]

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