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2019 Mindful Movement Symposiums


Korea

Seoul • Feb 22–24

Details

Merrithew is headed to Seoul this February for the Merrithew Mindful Movement Symposium – Korea!

Workshops are available February 22-24, 2019. Participate in one day or all three days! Check out the Schedule tab to see the full schedule.

All presentations during the Symposium will be offered in English and Korean.

Location

COEX

513 Yeongdong-daero, Samseong 1(il)-dong,
Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Schedule

All presentations during the Symposium will be offered in English and Korean.

  • Choose one workshop from each session timeslot.
  • * This workshop is 4-hours in length, you must sign up for the entire workshop
  • ** Legend: Part A - Theory, Part B - Matwork, Part C - Equipment
    These 2-hour workshops are specific to exercise theory, mat-based or Reformer-based content. Each is offered a la carte for more flexibility, and is worth 0.2 CECs. While there are no pre-requisites to attend a Merrithew workshop, it is highly recommended that participants take Part A before taking Part B and/or Part C

Please bring your own mat to the event or reserve one in advance

Fri, Feb 22
9:00 AM–5:00 PM ZEN•GA® Instructor Foundation Course, Mat Laureen Dubeau
9:00 AM–4:00 PM STOTT PILATES® Advanced Matwork: From Then to Now Moira Merrithew
NEW STOTT PILATES Bone Health and Osteoporosis (Part A–C)** Wayne Seeto
Sat, Feb 23
8:30–10:30 AM STOTT PILATES Stability Barrel: Create Balance and Control Moira Merrithew
SOLD OUT NEW STOTT PILATES Understanding Scoliosis: Theory (4-hour version)* Laureen Dubeau
STOTT PILATES Intermediate Reformer on the V2 Max Plus Wayne Seeto
11:00 AM–1:00 PM STOTT PILATES Stability Barrel Flow: Intermediate Challenge Moira Merrithew
SOLD OUT NEW STOTT PILATES Understanding Scoliosis: Theory (4-hour version) (continued)* Laureen Dubeau
STOTT PILATES Athletic Conditioning on the V2 Max Plus Reformer, Level 1 Wayne Seeto
1:00–2:00 PM Lunch
2:00–4:00 PM Merrithew Intro to Fascial Movement Laureen Dubeau
STOTT PILATES Focus and Conditioning for Golf with Toning Balls Moira Merrithew
STOTT PILATES Interval Training on the Jumpboard or Cardio-Tramp®, Level 1 Wayne Seeto
4:30–6:30 PM NEW STOTT PILATES Bone Health and Osteoporosis: The Foundation – Part A** Wayne Seeto
NEW STOTT PILATES Assessment and Warm Up for Foundational Movement (Part A)** Moira Merrithew
STOTT PILATES Athletic Conditioning on the Reformer, Level 3 Laureen Dubeau
Sun, Feb 24
8:30–10:30 AM STOTT PILATES Postural Analysis Review Wayne Seeto
NEW STOTT PILATES Matwork Programming for Foundational Movement (Part B)** Moira Merrithew
STOTT PILATES Jumpboard Strength & Conditioning Laureen Dubeau
11:00 AM–1:00 PM STOTT PILATES Essential Matwork with a Fascial Focus Laureen Dubeau
NEW STOTT PILATES Bone Health and Osteoporosis: Create Effective Matwork Workouts – Part B** Wayne Seeto
STOTT PILATES Reformer with Fitness Circle® Moira Merrithew
1:00–2:00 PM Lunch
2:00–4:00 PM STOTT PILATES Focus & Conditioning for Golf on the Mat Moira Merrithew
STOTT PILATES Twist Ball Workout Laureen Dubeau
NEW STOTT PILATES Bone Health and Osteoporosis: Create Effective Reformer Workouts – Part C** Wayne Seeto

Pricing

Registration dates

Regular Oct 22–Jan 21
Late/On-site Jan 22–Feb 18

STOTT PILATES® Certified

Pre-Con courses Regular Late/On-site
Friday Symposium only (Feb 22) $450 $495
Symposium
Saturday only (Feb 23) $540 $595
Sunday only (Feb 24) $450 $495
Saturday & Sunday (Feb 23–24) $890 $980
All 3 Days (Feb 22–24) $1,295 $1,425
1 workshop (available at the event only) $150/2 hr

Non-STOTT PILATES Certified

Pre-Con courses Regular Late/On-site
Friday Symposium only (Feb 22) $495 $545
Symposium
Saturday only (Feb 23) $595 $655
Sunday only (Feb 24) $495 $545
Saturday & Sunday (Feb 23–24) $990 $1,080
All 3 Days (Feb 22–24) $1,425 $1,570
1 workshop (available at the event only) $150/2 hr

All prices are in USD.
Please bring your own mat to the event or reserve one in advance

Presenters

Moira Merrithew

Moira Merrithew
Master Instructor Trainer

Moira Merrithew, together with President and CEO of Merrithew, Lindsay G. Merrithew, has spent over two decades promoting the benefits of responsible exercise through their branded programming. Together with her team, they ensure all programming is aligned with current scientific and biomechanical research. In addition to overseeing the Education Department, Moira is a content creator and featured performer in the extensive DVD series. A published author and media personality, she presents at numerous fitness industry events all over the globe. After an accomplished career as principal dancer with the City Ballet of Toronto and the Atlantic Ballet Company, Moira Merrithew went on to retrain and certify as a Pilates instructor under the tutelage of Romana Kryzanowska at the original studio founded by the late Joseph H. Pilates.

Laureen Dubeau

Laureen Dubeau
Master Instructor Trainer

Laureen is an integral member of a dynamic team responsible for the global development and implementation of training and certification programs. Her spirited approach to teaching has made Laureen a vibrant international presenter, trainer and examiner. An NSCA certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist and a Pink Ribbon certified instructor, she began teaching Pilates in 1995, and is now a Merrithew Master Instructor Trainer specializing in STOTT PILATES®. Laureen is a featured performer and associate producer of many Merrithew DVDs, the associate editor of numerous teaching manuals and author of articles in several industry publications.

Prior to joining Merrithew, Laureen worked for Tennis Canada where she was responsible for Canadian and international public relations in the capacity of media relations and communications, player relations and event organization. Laureen studied Dance and Physical Education at York University in Toronto where she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.

Wayne Seeto

Wayne Seeto
Master Instructor Trainer

Wayne Seeto is a Merrithew Master Instructor Trainer and an integral member of the internal programming, education and presenting team specializing in STOTT PILATES® Rehab. Wayne has been based at the Merrithew Corporate Training Center in Toronto for 10 years and is a recognized leader in his field. This high-energy Australian native received his Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the University of Queensland, Australia and his Masters of Science (Physiotherapy) at McMaster University, Canada. Wayne has presented on behalf of Merrithew throughout North America and Europe at symposia, and industry trade events, and is featured in several Merrithew DVD titles.

Demo equipment

Save up to 70% on equipment from the Symposium!

Regular price
(USD)
Event price
(USD)
V2 Max Plus Reformer Bundle with High Precision Gearbar $7,199 $5,615
Jumpboard (24") $365 $274
Cardio-Tramp® Rebounder (24") $365 $274
Maple Roll-Up Pole $21 $10
Stability Barrel Lite $239 $100
Mini Stability Barrel Lite $49 $37
Gripper Mat (Black) $5 $4
Flex-Band® - Regular Strength & Extra Strength $7-8 $5
Non-Latex Flex-Band - Light Strength – Extra Strength $9-11 $6
Resistance Loop Band (Red) $14 $8
Foam Roller Soft Density - 18" $35 $10
Foam Roller Deluxe - 36" (Purple or Black) $48 $15
Spine Alignment Pads (Set of 4) $79 $50
Mini Stability Ball - Small (Blue) $13 $9
Mini Stability Ball - Medium (Lime) $13 $5
Mini Stability Ball - Large (Orange) $13 $5
Toning Ball - 2lbs (Blue or Pink) $15 $5
Foam Cushion C $50 $20
Twist Ball $70 $20

All prices are in USD and exclude VAT. Demo equipment must be paid for in advance and picked up at the Symposium. If you need to get more information about pick up or the option for installation, please contact us. For retail accessories, a minimum of 5 must be purchased in order to reserve in advance of the Symposium.

Contact susie.park@merrithew.com or call +1 647-725-0940 for more information.

Travel

Hotel Information:

Parking at the COEX

Getting to the COEX:

Getting to the COEX from the Airport:

For information on how to get to the COEX from the Airport please visit: coexcenter.com/directions-map-airport

Seoul Tourism Information:

If you have any questions or concerns regarding your Symposium registration, please contact symposium@merrithew.com

Refund Policy:
If, for some reason, you won’t be able to join us, please notify us in writing no later than 4 weeks prior to the event start date. Refund requests received by 4 weeks prior to the event start date will be processed less a $75 fee. No refunds or changes will be accepted after 4 weeks prior to the event start date, or for no shows. Please submit your refund request to Education Sales Group symposium@merrithew.com or via fax at (+1) 416-482-2742.

Substitutions and Changes:
Substitutions of workshops and courses of equal or greater value will be permitted until 4 weeks prior to the event start date. Substitutions and changes to existing reservations are subject to space availability. Please submit your substitution/change request to Education Sales Group symposium@merrithew.com or via fax at (+1) 416-482-2742.