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Merrithew® visits Germany with the newest in Mind-Body Modalities on April 11th

2015 Symposiums

Toronto, February 4, 2015 – Mind-body exercise continues to be in a rapid phase of evolution, introducing new modalities, new programming and new equipment. Merrithew® visits Cologne, Germany with their Merrithew Mindful Movement Symposium to train fitness professionals in the latest trends and the most recent findings in exercise science that will soon be hitting gyms, studios and fitness facilities around the globe.

Taking place during FIBO, the leading international tradeshow for fitness, wellness and health, this year’s European Symposium will be a one-day event on April 11th with world-renowned Master Instructor Trainer PJ O'Clair who has taught all around the world to share the latest programming from premium brands STOTT PILATES® and ZEN•GA™, at the Cologne Marriot.

“More than 41,000 trained fitness professionals consider a Merrithew education to be the benchmark for excellence,” notes President & CEO Lindsay G. Merrithew. “We’re excited to return for this one-day event to share some of our newest workshop offerings and are look forward to seeing members from our European community and welcoming some new ones as well.”

Workshops being offered include:

  • STOTT PILATES Flexion Free
  • STOTT PILATES Bodyweight Training
  • STOTT PILATES Conditioning Towel
  • ZEN•GA Mindful Movement Breathing

Registration for the European Symposium is now open at with early-bird pricing available until February 15th. For information on past and upcoming symposiums, visit

About Merrithew®

Merrithew® is the global leader in mind-body education and equipment. Founded in 1988, the company has trained more than 80,000 instructors and partners worldwide, developed six innovative education programs— STOTT PILATES®, ZEN•GA®, Total Barre®, Halo® Training, Merrithew Fascial Movement and CORE Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training— and has produced an extensive line of professional and at-home equipment and accessories for personal and professional use.

In 2020, Merrithew launched Merrithew Connect, a video streaming platform featuring new and signature Pilates, fitness and mind-body workouts and training from its internationally-recognized team of presenters.

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