Pilates inspired living

Aberdeen pilates classesretreats, online videos & blogs

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

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