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BASI PILATES, South Africa

Pilates SA (BASI Pilates South Africa) is a leading Pilates education academy, with a reputation for innovation, dedication and academic excellence..

Established in 1989 by world-renowned Pilates educator, Rael Isacowitz, BASI Pilates preserves the legacy of Joseph and Clara Pilates, while complementing their method with contemporary scientific knowledge.

Lovely Workshops to attend!


Pilates for the Elderly by Ashley Ritchie
Saturday, 6 June 2015

KZN – Ballito

Powerhouse of the Upper Girdle by Theo Botha
Friday, 5 June 2015

Marathon Mat Class by Theo Botha
Saturday, 6 Jun 2015


Effective Teaching by Theo Botha
 Friday, 19 Jun 2015

Using Accessories in Pilates Mat Work by Theo Botha
Friday, 15 May 2015

Movement Anatomy & Physiology  - 5 day course with Dr Mark Vella

Cape Town
22 – 26 April 2015

Namibia - Windhoek
17 – 21 June 2015

8 – 12 July 2015

Booty Barre: International Presenter 2 Day Course


22 – 23 May 2015

Visit www.thebootybarre.com

International Presenter in South Africa 2015 – Don’t miss this!

Karen Sanzo (Texas, USA)

11, 12 ,13 September – Pretoria
18, 19, 20 September – Cape Town

Day 1:  The Spinal Journey

Addressing Spinal Forces using the Cadillac or Tower System (3 hours, R1500)
When, How and Why - a Mat Makeover (2.5 hours, R1250)
Cervical Spine Focus (2 hours, R1050)

Day 2:  Advancing as a Teacher

The Articulate Teacher (3 hours, R1500)
Reformer Reminders (2.5 hours, R1250)
More Than Core: Conceptual Building Blocks (2 hours, R1050)

Day 3 Fascia: Anatomy, Flexibility, Stability and Treatment

Dynamic Flexibility/Stability (2 hours, R1050)
Myofasical Release Techniques – MFR (3hours, R1500)
Lower Extremity Stability Challenges (2.5 hours, R1250)

** Book and pay only for the workshop you want to attend**

For registration and more info, email info@basipilates.co.za
Tel: 012 460 9206 (Office Hours)


BASI Pilates offers an array of training courses and workshops including:

  • Teaching Credentials,
  • Mat Work,
  • ProBridge,
  • Pilates for Men,
  • Movement Anatomy & Physiology,
  • and many more...

The mission of BASI Pilates is to create and maintain professional standards for the teaching of the method and to preserve and perpetuate the gift of Pilates by educating teachers of the highest caliber. Unlike other, all-in-one Pilates enterprises, the sole purpose of BASI Pilates is to educate Pilates instructors and maintain that education on the cutting edge of the discipline for the duration of their careers.. The email address for all enquiries is: