Kathryn Ross-Nash

Kathryn Ross-Nash

Kathryn Ross-Nash, PMA®-CPT, began her classical Pilates training in 1982 and has had the privilege to study with first generation teachers Romana Kryzanowska, Kathy Grant, Sari Mejia Santo, Jay Grimes and Edwina Fontaine. She was a Romana’s Pilates Level 2 Trainer and a Guild Certified Feldenkras Practitioner. She was a principle dancer for ten years with Ballet Hispanico of New York, and often returns to re-stage ballets. She holds a second-degree, undefeated black belt in Tae Kwon Do. Kathryn worked closely with Romana for many years. Romana named her founding Vice- President to her Presidency of the Authentic Pilates Guild. Kathryn often demonstrated for Romana. She is the only woman in both the Romana’s Pilates Mat DVDs, Romana is quoted about Ms. Ross-Nash, saying “her work is like ice cream”, “poetry in motion” and “she is one of her best” – Romana’s “Star of Stars.” Kathryn appeared with Romana in Pilates Style Magazine. She can be found on both Pilatesology and Pilates Anytime. She featured instructor in the premiere issue of Pilates Style, she continues be featured in the magazine and blog She is an often-quoted expert whose advice on the method and its authenticity is sought after worldwide. Known throughout the industry for her purity and devotion to the work, Kathryn’s client list spans the athletic and entertainment industry. In 2016 she was bestowed the honor, by the PTA, to be the first instructor to teach Joe’s work on the Isle of Man at the site of Camp 4, where Joe was interned. She trained students at the Vaganova School, in St. Petersburg, Russia, in Moscow, Chile, Australia, Spain, Russia, Germany, England, Portugal, Scotland, Costa Rica and throughout the United States. Kathryn founded the Authentic Pilates Union and was appointed Chair. She has owned and operated the American Body Tech Pilates Studio since 1992. She is the creator of many innovative workshops including: The Red Thread®, The Add On Mat®, Fix Your Feet™, Connection to the Jump™ and Variations on a Theme – Mat & Reformer™. Her DVD, Kathryn Ross-Nash New York Pilates and books, Fix Your Feet – Using the Pilates Method© and The Red Thread of Pilates – The Integrated System and Variations of Pilates – The Mat© have been acclaimed worldwide. “My favorite thing in the world is to be able to teach the work I believe in so strongly, as my teachers so generously gave it to me,” says Kathryn Ross-Nash.

 

Circuit Class

Circuit Workout! Join us for a mega-circuit-extravaganza! This session features Amy Alpers, Juan Estrada and Kathryn Ross-Nash teaching on 20 Rialto®, 20 EXO® Chairs, and 20 Pilates Arc®. Sixty delegates will be split into three groups of 20; each group will spend approximately 20 minutes in each station, before rotating to the next. There will […]

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Bring Baby Out of the Corner

The Baby Chair is one of the most unique and elusive pieces of the classical Pilates method. It can support the most delicate of clients and challenge the strongest of the strong. Learn how this chair can help you get the most out of your workouts and teach you how to correctly use the in […]

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Circuit Class

Circuit Workout! Join us for a mega-circuit-extravaganza! This session features Amy Alpers, Juan Estrada and Kathryn Ross-Nash teaching on 20 Rialto®, 20 EXO® Chairs, and 20 Pilates Arc®. Sixty delegates will be split into three groups of 20; each group will spend approximately 20 minutes in each station, before rotating to the next. There will […]

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