TEACHER TRAINING

We are extremely proud and excited to offer Stott® Pilates teacher training here in New York with Master Instructor Holly Furgason. This Merrithew training focuses on Stott® reformer principles compliant with the latest in modern exercise science. If you are interested in the highest quality education on machines of superior design and craftsmanship, this training is for you.

July 12th - 17th | view schedule

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity.​

About Holly Furgason

Holly was introduced to Pilates through her passion for dance, and she has always been intrigued by how the body moves. Now, she has over 16 years of experience teaching Pilates and is the founder and CEO of the only Merrithew™ Licensed Training Center in San Francisco, Blue Sparrow Pilates. 

Offering a wealth of experience in working with diverse clientele from professional athletes to those in rehabilitation, Holly is dedicated to helping others live healthier lives and support other students in mastering skills required to become successful fitness professionals. 

Holly is driven to share her knowledge and enthusiasm with other teachers. In addition to regularly publishing on her own blog, her written work has appeared in publications such as Pilates Style Magazine and she has contributed two books. She is also a regular contributor to important industry online platforms such as PilatesIntel, Pilates-Pro, PilatesPal, and Profitable Pilates. Holly designed a Pilates Prenatal App that accumulated over 85,000 downloads in the first year—she is currently working on creating its sequel.  

Because of her love for continuous learning, Holly has a host of certifications and trainings under her belt. She became a Merrithew™ Lead Instructor Trainer in 2016 after receiving her STOTT PILATES® certification in 2001 and becoming an Instructor Trainer for Merrithew, specializing in STOTT PILATES in 2011. Additionally, she is a Lead Instructor Trainer for Merrithew Fascial Movement (2017), CORE™ (2013) and Total Barre® (2015). Holly holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the University of Michigan, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Choreography and Performance from Mills College in Oakland, California. 

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