Types of classes on offer: Mat classes and flexibility coaching.Why sweat here? Instructor Ella has over 20 years’ experience in the business and offers classes with flair, flexibility, and fun. Passionate about Pilates, she works hard to ensure that every class will reaffirm confidence in your own abilities; with Ella’s help, there’s very little Pilates progress you won’t be able to produce.
Price: Prices start at £22 for a drop-in session. Private and home classes are also available.
Types of classes on offer: Mixed ability Pilates.
Why sweat here? Your Pilates journey will start with a series of private consultations, which will be tailored to suit your needs and ability. While sweating it out in a class full of people is always fun, there’s nothing like a one-to-one assessment to ensure you know exactly what you need to be doing. Progressing after the introductory course, classes are comprehensive and challenging.Location: Plantation Wharf.
Price: £135 for three private introductory sessions, followed by £260 for ten classes.
Types of classes on offer: Private equipment Pilates.
Why sweat here? The Loft’s instructors have worked with some of the fittest and most capable athletes in the country, including the London Wasps rugby team and the British Gymnastics team. Not only does this studio know its stuff, it’s positively brimming with great advice and positive instruction. Well, you did say you were looking to sweat, didn’t you?Location: Wandsworth Common.
Price: £100 for two introductory private sessions, from £40 per drop-in class thereafter.
Types of classes on offer: Barrels and Chairs, Tower classes, and mat classes.
Why sweat here? Founded in 2003, Pi Studio is a fully equipped classical Pilates studio offering a range of classes for all abilities. Its classes offer intensity, interaction, and the opportunity for real physical and mental transformation — no bead of sweat is ever wasted. The team at Pi is dedicated, passionate, and highly qualified. Take advantage of the studio’s new starter offers today. Location: Battersea.
Price: Prices start at £90 for a private session, or £38 per drop-in class.
Types of classes on offer: Dynamic Reformer and mat Pilates.
Why sweat here? Whether you’re looking to strengthen core muscles, improve flexibility, lose a little weight, or treat a particular condition, Polly of Reformer Pilates has something up her sleeve to ensure you’re able to make the most of every minute. Yes, you’ll sweat. Yes, you’ll feel incredible for it.
Price: Prices start at £550 for a block of ten private sessions.
There is a whole host of high-quality Pilates studios located in and around Battersea. Indeed, you’ll find yourself spoiled for choice when you come to book your first experience. Hopefully, you’ll be able to take a little inspiration from GoSweat’s words of wisdom and work up a satisfactory sweat!