Garuda Pilates Matwork

James D’Silva developed the Garuda method after years of experience in performing, choreographing and teaching dance, yoga, Pilates and numerous movement techniques. As he did so, he introduced this method as a personal trainer to Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow and Trudie Styler.

By integrating the principles of Pilates, pranayama, taichi, asanas and spirituality of yoga, the grace and athleticism of dance James created an holistic, organic and dynamic 21st century fitness. Garuda is exceptionally wide-ranging, adaptable and focused on achieving results by creating a strong, flexible and functional body. This method is unique in its versatility, flexibility and precision of movement.

The routines are limitless and work every area of your body. The classes are designed to be challenging and fun.

All Movement routines combine strength, flexibility, endurance and dynamism.

The constant change of set movement patterns and dynamism, encourages proprioception and an active mind.

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