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Why These Pilates Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Naperville Pilates Teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Commit Fit

Commit Fit of Plainfield, Illinois is a personal training, Pilates, and advanced athletic studio offering a variety of professional fitness services to students in the greater Chicagoland area. They provide personal training, group training, Pilates, as well as their brand of Commit Sport and Nutrition Coaching. Pricing is designed to encourage commitment, so the more often students visit the fitness center, the lower the payment. They offer single memberships as well as family memberships, with custom-made programs to suit each to reach their fitness goals. Pilates courses emphasize flexibility, strength, and core fitness, based on the teachings of fitness reformer Joseph Pilates.

Plainfield, IL 60544


Embody Movement

Embody Movement Pilates Studio is a fitness studio with highly qualified instructors trained in Pilates as well as other mind-body fitness methods. They offer first visit consultation and assessments one-on-one to evaluate strengths and potential needs, group Reformer/Equipment classes, semi-private duet training, and specialty group programs and workshops. The center resides in the Central Park of Lisle building complex in Lisle, Illinois, near Naperville, Wheaton, and other Chicago suburbs. Students who frequent the fitness center say the individual attention assisted them to reach their goals and reduce pain and stress in the body. Classes include Try Pilates for beginners, Reformer Class and Reformer Intro Level, and Healthy Mooves Pilates Mat.

Lisle, IL 60532


Fox River Pilates Center

Fox River Pilates Center of Geneva, Illinois is a Pilates-based fitness center whose objective is to provide dedicated instruction and a serene atmosphere for students to pursue a lifestyle of well-being. Their state-of-the-art studio is dedicated to empowering people through the Pilates method originated by Joseph Pilates. Classes include Pilates Reformer, Tower, Mat, and Pre-natal private sessions, as well as options for duet partner and individual courses. Students can pay per class or purchase packages in bundles of five or ten sessions for additional cost savings. The studio also offers a new client special with three private courses to help new students get acquainted with the practice.

Inner Focus Pilates

Inner Focus Pilates is a fitness studio located in Glen Ellyn, Illinois offering service to students in the cities of Wheaton, Lombard, Naperville, Winfield, Elmhurst, Chicago, and the western suburbs. The studio believes in a systematic approach to the authentic Pilates method, providing comprehensive and individualized Pilates sessions using original Gratz equipment. Their Gratz equipment meets the exact specifications developed by Joseph Pilates himself, central to the development of the Pilates method. They offer private, duet, trio, and group sessions that include Pilates Reformer/Mixed Equipment, CORE Blast Mat, and Wall Unit/Tower. Students can purchase classes in sets of one, five, or ten for additional savings.

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


More than Core Pilates Studio

More than Core Pilates Studio is a fitness studio located in Oswego, Illinois that specializes in Pilates and Barre instruction. Their fully equipped studio offers small class sizes, private lessons, and personalized attention for individual fitness needs. Their method draws from the original teachings of Joseph Pilates which stress core strength, stability, correct body alignment, breath, and balance. The techniques are recommended for students recovering from injuries, looking to improve sports performance and improve posture. Classes include Barre, Mat Pilates, Low Chair, Tower, Pilates TRX Suspension Training, Barre BootCamp, and a Kid's Program for children aged nine to twelve years old.

Movement by Design Pilates Studio

Movement by Design Pilates Studio of Charles, Illinois, is an exercise studio allowing students to safely explore movement, strength, and alignment with assistance from expert trainers. Founder and lead instructor Barb Fetter is a PMA Certified Pilates Instructor and licensed Physical Therapist in the state of Illinois. The studio offers Pilates fitness classes, as well as the OB-GYN, endorsed Mamalates program, formulated for post-birth recovery, starting as early as six weeks postpartum. The studio offers private Pilates sessions as well as group classes with a maximum of three students per class to ensure individualized attention. Students say Barb is a knowledgeable, patient, and encouraging instructor.

Saint Charles, IL 60175


Naperville Pilates

Naperville Pilates is a Body by Pilates studio exclusively dedicated to teaching classical Pilates. Located in the city of Naperville, Illinois, the studio offers lessons with classically trained instructors for students in the Western suburbs of Chicago, including Oswego, Bolingbrook, Lisle, Plainfield, Aurora, Romeoville, and Joliet. Owner Suzanne Vertin is a Certified Power Pilates instructor who trains under Joseph Pilates teacher trainers. Classes include private and group Pilates as well as duet lessons, equipment lessons, and Mat and Tower classes that specifically challenge core and flexibility. Gift certificates are available for purchase, and students pay for courses per person, by the class.

Naperville, IL 60564


Patriot Pilates

Patriot Pilates is a fitness center located in the city of Lockport, Illinois offering comprehensive fitness services to students in the surrounding areas. Founder Mariel Rimkus created the business to enhance strength, core stability, and balance for people of all ages and genders, following the philosophy of Joseph Pilates. Mariel has experience as an athlete in the fitness industry and is a mother of seven children. The studio offers discounts for senior citizens aged sixty-five and over, as well as free classes for veterans of the United States armed forces. Clients may purchase weekly class packages as well as duet courses by the hour.

Lockport, IL 60441


Pilates ByT

Pilates ByT of Hinsdale, Illinois is a comprehensive fitness center specializing in Pilates. Founder Tiziana was born and raised in Rome, Italy, graduating from the University of Physical Education in 1991. She has over sixteen years of experience teaching in the fitness industry and is a Power Pilates certified instructor and trainer. Group classes include Barre Body Burn, Reformer 1 and 2, Power 90, with options for private or duet sessions utilizing techniques like the Reformer, the Cadillac, Wunda Chair, Ladder Barrel, and the Tower. Clients can purchase classes in packages as well as one at a time, with bundles for five, ten or twenty courses.

Hinsdale, IL 60521


Pilates Sense

Pilates Sense is a fitness studio open to the public located in the city of Downers Grove, Illinois. Their staff strive to provide an inviting and encouraging environment to help students grow and build physical and mental strength through the use of Contrology in Pilates. Owner Analese is a Certified Pilates Instructor for Mat and all other Pilates apparatus. She also has certifications in SurfSET, Aerial skills, X'tract, Lypossage, Thai massage and body work, Reiki, Cupping, Chakra Balancing, MAT Jumpstart as well as a licensed Massage Therapist. Classes available at the studio include yoga, Chair Fit, Group Meditation, Mat Class, SurfSET, and many more Pilates and wellness courses.

Downers Grove, IL 60515


The Pilates Body

For nearly a decade, The Pilates Body Inc. training studio located in the city of Willowbrook, Illinois has specialized in teaching Pilates based on the original methods created by Joseph Pilates. Owner Colleen Cozzi founded The Pilates Body in 2006 to share her passion for movement and the mind-body connection that empowered her after using the method to recover from a total hip replacement. She is a Gold ACE Certified Group Exercise Instructor and TRX Certified Suspension Trainer. The studio offersTRX Suspension Training, Barre Pilates Classes, and traditional personal training. Pilates classes include Rehab Reformers, Cadillac, Stability Chairs, Ladder Barrel, Private, Duet, Group Reformer, and Pilates Mat and Circuit.

Willowbrook, IL 60527


The Pilates Experience

The Pilates Experience is a fitness studio located in the city of Glen Ellyn, Illinois specializing in Pilates instruction. Studio director Karen Stoakley has been working in the fitness industry since 1984, including roles as a director, instructor, personal trainer, and an American Council on Exercise Continuing Education Provider. Karen is passionate about Pilates and is a certified Mat & Equipment Pilates Instructor and Trainer through the Pilates Wellness Center in Wellington, Florida. The studio offers individual training and classes using Arc Barrels, Therabands, Foam Rollers, Dowels, and Rings, with a four-person minimum per class for group sessions, available upon request. They also provide Swedish, deep tissue, sports, and pregnancy massage therapy.

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


V Fusion Studio

V Fusion Studio is a fitness center dedicated to safe, non-impact workouts performed in bare feet. The center is located in the city of Geneva, Illinois serving students in the St. Charles and Batavia area. They offer Barre, Pilates, Volee Method, TRX, Barefoot Boot Camp, and yoga classes and pride themselves on being the first studio in the area to provide Barre and TRX for groups over six years ago. The studio innovated the Volee Method, a hybrid barre class that is conducted entirely on custom suspension training straps. Other courses include Rolling, Trigger Point, and Stretching, as well as Restorative Matwork Barre and RK Method.

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