From Asthma, Rickets and Rheumatic Fever … to This!

Joseph Pilates was born in 1883 in Germany. A frail child, he suffered with asthma, rickets, and rheumatic fever. Nonetheless, he not only survived; he went on to practice bodybuilding, diving, boxing, gymnastics, yoga, wrestling and martial arts and to found the discipline of Pilates. What ann inspiration for all of us taking Pilates at Volk’s Yoga and Pilates Studio!

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