Pilates Inspired Living

Aberdeen pilates classesretreats, online videos & blogs

Pilates Guide

OUT NOW. My 78-page COMPREHENSIVE downloadable PDF:- The Postnatal Pilates Guide educates new mums on strengthening their body and returning to fitness safely at ANY stage to restore their core, optimise strength, and feel good postpartum.

As Featured in Womens HEalth Magazine

Live Online Pilates Classes

Live Online Pilates Classes, for all abilities, available now

Local classes

APPI Pilates classes, led by a Chartered Physiotherapist in Aberdeen. Beginners through to advanced. 

Retreat days

Relax and unwind at a Pilates Retreat Day. A day of pilates, lunch, swim and leisure time within a luxury hotel.

Video workouts

Complete your Pilates workout anywhere, anytime with these free workout videos.


“With my crazy swimming training plans, pilates has been a wonderful escape for exercise outwith the pool. Tonight brought a whole new level of joy when my class gave me a card & gift for my competition wins. I’m full of appreciation for how great a class this has become”

– Laura

“Thanks so much for your pilates YouTube videos. I’ve been struggling to get to pilates classes but now I do yours at home & I love them!”

– Julie-Ann

“I just wanted to say a massive thank you for running your pilates classes- I’ve so enjoyed coming to you over the years! You’re a fabulous teacher & I’ve enjoyed pushing myself to the next levels!”

– Rachael

“The course presenter (Tracy) was welcoming & very knowledgeable. She answered all questions brilliantly & provided clinical application throughout. Her feedback & technique correction really helped.”

– Anonymous course feedback

“Thank you so much for all your help & guidance with pilates over the last few years. You are easily the best pilates teacher I’ve ever had & I’ll really miss the classes! I’ll try remember all you’ve taught me & not slip into bad habits!”

– Anna

“I was sceptical at first but now I’m addicted. Pilates has cured my low back pain & now I can play football pain free.”

– Graeme

“I feel like a new person after every class with Tracy, she makes sure there are plenty of variations for different abilities & check everyone is carrying out the moves correctly & understands her correction. I really wouldn’t want to go to any other pilates instructor in Aberdeen”

– Kayleigh

“The absolute best. I always feel in safe hands & know that Tracy looks after each of us individually within the class”

– Sally

“Thank you so much for a great year, I love the pilates class & would be lost without it.”

– Jen

Tracy is a great presenter and has a lovely rapport with the group. Very approachable and answered every question brilliantly.

– Falkirk course feedback

Tracy was extremely welcoming and knowledgeable and expert at correcting my technique.

– Falkirk course feedback

Tracy was extremely welcoming and knowledgeable and expert at correcting my technique.

– London course feedback

This is an amazing short and powerful Pilates session, I’ll keep doing it and follow your videos. Thanks!

– via Youtube

“I’m trying to recover from a hip flexor injury and this hip opening video was fantastic!”

– via Youtube

Thank you very much. One of the best Pilates workouts I’ve done!

– via Youtube

I really enjoyed this workout. Perfect for first thing in the morning!

– via Youtube

Latest from the blog…

The process behind “The Postnatal Pilates Guide”

The process behind “The Postnatal Pilates Guide”

It is finally here! After 10 months of very hard work I published The Postnatal Pilates Guide! This has been in the works for a very long time and so I wanted to give you the behind the scenes tour of the process! Way back before it even began I started working in...

National Fitness Day

National Fitness Day

This week it was National Fitness Day (23rd Sep). This marks a day in the calendar to celebrate all the ways in which movement makes us feel good and benefits our health. I previously wrote about how Pilates benefits your health here, this included how Pilates can...

How to exercise-proof your hair

How to exercise-proof your hair

If you are working out and generating some body heat, chances are you’ll build up a sweat during your exercise session! But post-workout hair is nothing to be desired and even if you are lucky enough to escape the frizz, the sweat production can damage your hair over...

14 day Autumn Pilates Plan

14 day Autumn Pilates Plan

To kick off the start of Autumn I have designed a 14 Day Pilates Plan for you! September can often be a hard time to stick to a plan, you're not "getting ready for Summer" and we are not getting used to "working out at home in lockdown", although the opening of the...

5 top tips for tight hip flexors

5 top tips for tight hip flexors

Tight hip flexors is a common issue with prolonged sitting and can lead to discomfort and poor posture. Here is Part 2 of the Posture Series, a series designed to help those working from home right now, or anyone who has a desk-based job! You can catch up on Part 1...