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2018 New York Symposium

New York, NY  |  May 4–6

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Join us for the 6th Merrithew Mindful Movement Symposium – New York!

The New York Symposium will be held, once again, at the Baryshnikov Arts Center; a multifaceted creative area and performance space, welcoming a community of artists from around the world.

Workshops are available May 4–6. Participate in one day or all 3 days! Check out the Schedule tab to see the full agenda.

Location

Baryshnikov Arts Center

450 W 37th St
New York, NY 10018
USA

Schedule

Fri, May 4
9:00 AM–4:00 PM SOLD OUT STOTT PILATES® Optimization of the Lumbo-Pelvic Region
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.6
STOTT PILATES® Advanced Matwork: From Then to Now
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.6
12:00–4:00 PM Merrithew Fascial Movement Instructor Foundation Course**
CECs   STOTT PILATES 1.6
Sat, May 5
8:00 AM–3:00 PM Merrithew Fascial Movement Instructor Foundation Course**
CECs   STOTT PILATES 1.6
8:00–10:00 AM SOLD OUT NEW Total Barre Endurance with Props (Part A)*
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.4
STOTT PILATES® Focus & Conditioning for Golf with Toning Balls
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
10:00–10:30 AM Networking Breakfast
10:30 AM–12:30 PM SOLD OUT NEW Total Barre Endurance with Props (Part B)*
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.4
NEW STOTT PILATES® Programming for Foundational Movement
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
12:30–1:30 PM Lunch
1:30–3:30 PM Total Barre Endurance 2
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
SOLD OUT STOTT PILATES® Stability Barrel Flow: Intermediate Challenge
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
4:00–6:00 PM Halo® Training: Intro to Interval Training, For a Level 1 Client
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
NEW STOTT PILATES® Twist Ball Workout
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
SOLD OUT Merrithew Intro to Fascial Movement
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
Sun, May 6
8:30 AM–4:00 PM Merrithew Fascial Movement Instructor Foundation Course**
CECs   STOTT PILATES 1.6
8:30–10:30 AM Halo® Training Applications to Global Stability (Part A)*
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.6
STOTT PILATES® Essential Matwork with a Fascial Focus
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
11:00 AM–1:00 PM Halo® Training Applications to Global Stability (Part B)*
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.6
STOTT PILATES® Prenatal Pilates on the Mat
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
1:00–2:00 PM Lunch
2:00–4:00 PM Halo® Training Applications to Global Stability (Part C)*
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.6
STOTT PILATES® Focus & Conditioning for Golf on the Mat
CECs   STOTT PILATES 0.2
  • * You must sign up for all parts of this workshop
  • ** The Merrithew Fascial Movement Instructor Foundation Course is 16 hours of instruction. If you choose this option you will be registering for the full 3-day course
  • Please bring your own mat to the event or reserve one in advance
  • For information on pricing, see the Pricing tab

Pricing

Registration dates

Early bird Jan 15–Feb 18
Regular Feb 19–Apr 1
Late/On-site Apr 2–May 6

STOTT PILATES® Certified Instructors

Pre-Con courses Early bird Regular Late/On-site
Friday workshops only (May 4) $325 $360 $395
Fascial Movement stream
Fascial Movement Foundation course (16 hours) $900 $1,000 $1,100
Symposium
Saturday only (May 5) $355 $395 $435
Sunday only (May 6) $295 $330 $365
2-Days (May 5–6) $590 $655 $720
3-Days (May 4–6) $825 $915 $1,005
1 workshop (available at the event only) $120/2 hr

STOTT PILATES® Non-Certified Instructors

Pre-Con courses Early bird Regular Late/On-site
Friday workshops only (May 4) $355 $395 $435
Fascial Movement stream
Fascial Movement Foundation course (16 hours) $990 $1,100 $1,210
Symposium
Saturday only (May 5) $390 $435 $480
Sunday only (May 6) $330 $365 $400
2-Days (May 5–6) $650 $720 $790
3-Days (May 4–6) $905 $1,005 $1,105
1 workshop (available at the event only) $120/2 hr

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

Presenters

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.

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.

PJ O'Clair

PJ O'Clair

Master Instructor Trainer

Merrithew Master Instructor Trainer PJ O'Clair has been a leader and consultant in the fitness industry for more than 25 years. A valuable member of the programming team, PJ specializes in STOTT PILATES®, Total Barre and ZEN•GA® Mindful Movement and is the owner, president and educational director of New England-based Northeast Pilates, a STOTT PILATES Licensed Training Center. She is a featured performer and instructor in numerous fitness videos including over 30 titles with Merrithew. PJ won the prestigious IDEA Program Director of the Year Award in 2008 and was a finalist in 2007. She is a sought-after speaker and consultant at fitness conferences and spas worldwide – and has written numerous articles for industry publications. No matter where she goes, PJ takes her trademark enthusiasm, and dynamic personality with her.

Leslie Wall

Leslie Wall

Lead Instructor Trainer

Formerly a professional dancer, Leslie was introduced to the STOTT PILATES® method after an extensive knee injury and a multitude of surgeries ending her career as a dancer. Her familiarity with body movement and muscular strength made the transition to Pilates feel completely natural. She quickly advanced herself in the industry and is now an Instructor Trainer for Merrithew specializing in Total Barre and is a Lead IT for STOTT PILATES. She is a valued member of the Merrithew education team and presents on their behalf. Leslie continues to train both future instructors and private clients including Cirque du Soleil performers, NHL Players, Olympic athletes and is an adviser/instructor to “SpiderTech Kinesiology” Executives.

Demo equipment

Save up to 25% on equipment from the Symposium!

Regular price
(USD)
Event price
(USD)
Stability Barre – 6 ft (Gray or White) $550 $413
Stability Barre – 12 ft (Gray or White) $999 $750
Parallel Stability Barre – 6 ft (Gray or White) $1,499 $1,124
Parallel Stability Barre – 12 ft (Gray or White) $2,499 $1,874
Halo® Trainer Plus with Stability Ball $155 $116
Stability Barrel $450 $338

All prices are in USD. Demo equipment must be paid for in advance and picked up at the Symposium.

Contact equipment@merrithew.com or call 1 800-910-0001 ext. 264 for more information.

Travel

Hotels

We encourage you to book your accommodations as soon as possible due to the popularity of New York City during the month of May.

Hotel options in the area include:

Parking

Tourism

For information on attractions, things to do, and New York City Passes visit: