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Now hiring: Experienced Pilates instructors

Posted on August 10, 2015

Beautiful, high-end studio looking for experienced, committed, enthusiastic Pilates instructors to join our growing team in Fox Point, Wisconsin — just north of Milwaukee. We are in immediate need of instructors. Both part-time and full-time positions are available now. Each candidate must meet the following requirements: Minimum 1 year experience preferred (will take new graduate) Comprehensively trained Read More…

Celebrating Mothers: Fit Pilates into Your Life for a Healthier You

Posted on May 06, 2014

Whether pregnant, caring for a newborn or the mother of teenage or grown children — adding Pilates into your regular routine will have a hugely positive impact on your life. As a mom, we know you’re busy — and it’s easy to let your to-do list win over an exercise routine time and again. Mother’s Read More…

5 Unique Reasons to Add Pilates to Your Routine

Posted on April 25, 2014

Pilates is more than just an exercise — it’s a practice that can have a huge impact on the lives of those who commit to a regular routine. Beyond the basic boost to your overall health, there are plenty of unique reasons an individual might consider taking up Pilates — here’s 5 of them: 1. Read More…

The Pilates Method: A Historical Look

Posted on April 17, 2014

Behind every movement, there’s a story — and Pilates, originally known as “Contrology,” is no exception. Joseph H. Pilates, a Circus performer and boxer living in England around 1914, practiced Contrology (which became known as Pilates after Joseph’s death) while in an an internment camp, placed there by the Germans during WWI. He was first placed Read More…

Celebrate Pilates Day with The Lift

Posted on April 09, 2014

Celebrate Pilates Day with The Lift If you’ve never tried Pilates, the perfect opportunity is right around the corner! The Lift Pilates Studio in Fox Point is offering a FREE Pilates Mat Class in honor of Pilates Day, an annual and internationally recognized event. May 3rd at 9:45 a.m., The Lift Pilates Studio will host a Read More…

Free Cardiolates Class Kicks Off With a Bang

Posted on April 09, 2014

Monday night’s free cardiolates class, led by owner Patty McNichols, kicked off a month of free classes at The Lift. The Fox Point pilates studio was chosen by Athleta, the performance apparel store for women located at Bayshore Mall, as their Studio of the Month.  The Cardiolates class was a huge success, maxing out at 10 people. “Everyone seemed to really Read More…

Athleta Features The Lift as April Studio of the Month

Posted on April 02, 2014

The Lift Pilates Studio in Fox Point is excited to announce that Athleta, the performance apparel store for women with a location at Bayshore, is sponsoring several free classes during the month of April, after the retailer chose The Lift as its studio of the month.  The first free classes are coming up on Monday, April Read More…

Infrared Sauna Offers Healing Experience at The Lift

Posted on March 26, 2014

Improving your health can mean taking a lot of different steps — adding an exercise routine, boosting the amounts of fruits or veggies your eating or passing on that piece of cake — but have you ever thought about adding regular visits to a sauna as a way to reach a healthier you? We’re not Read More…

We Make Every Day Better — For a Lifetime

Posted on March 18, 2014

When thinking about changing parts of your routine to build a better life and a happier body, taking classes at The Lift Pilates Studio in Fox Point should rank high on the list. “Its like life insurance for their spine,” The Lift owner Patty McNichols said. “It helps people move better, feel better. It’s challenging Read More…

Infrared Sauna, Light, Sound Therapy Leads to a Happier, Healthier You

Posted on March 07, 2014

Picture this: improved circulation, lowered blood pressure, pain relief — all from just sitting still in a warm, relaxing environment. These are just a few of the benefits from using the Infrared Sauna at The Lift Pilates Studio in Fox Point. Infrared light means “experienced as heat,” it’s the invisible part of the sun spectrum Read More…