South Africa

Body Control Pilates - Southern Africa

Body Control Pilates has an active membership body for its qualified teachers and is committed to offering a comprehensive programme of courses in southern Africa. 

Our training centre is based in Cape Town, although we are able to offer supervised teaching to matwork students in many other locations. 

For further information, please email our Education Partner, Astrid Haupt of Bodyworks Pilates, at  or visit    

Education activities planned for the coming period include:

Matwork Teacher Training Course in Cape Town: August 2016
Tuition blocks are August 26th-September 1st and then September 16th-20th.

Reformer Course in Cape Town: October 2016
The tuition dates for the Body Control Pilates Reformer 1 (Beginners & Intermediate) course are October 8th-13th.

Body Control Pilates Development Weekend: October 2016
Two days of professional development workshops, open exclusively to members of the Body Control Pilates Association South Africa. This takes place on October 15th & 16th in Cape Town.

Pilates for Pregnancy in Cape Town: February 2017
Covering pre- and postnatal, the tuition dates are February 18th-19th.

Matwork Teacher Training Course in Cape Town: February 2017
Tuition blocks are February 20th-26th then March 17th-21st.

Intermediate Matwork Course in Cape Town: April 2017
A two-day course. Tuition dates to be confirmed.

More than 30 Body Control Pilates teachers and students attended a meeting with Leigh Robinson, Body Control Pilates Group MD, in Cape Town. The meeting looked at future plans for education programmes and for the Body Control Pilates membership body as the Body Control Pilates community in southern Africa continues to grow: