Pilates Class

Pilates Program for Athletes

Author: CHKD Sports Medicine
Published Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

For young athletes, a well-rounded strength and conditioning program can improve sports performance and reduce the risk of injury. Pilates is a great way to increase core strength and flexibility, improve posture and body awareness, enhance relaxation and stress management, prevent injury and improve recovery after injury.

Find out when our next Pilates mat series begins. Classes are held at the CHKD Health Center at Landstown on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. for six weeks. Cost is $60 for the entire series of six sessions, or $12 for each drop-in class. Email questions to, or visit to register.

About CHKD Sports Medicine

CHKD's sports medicine program offers the most comprehensive care for your young athlete. From diagnosis and treatment to customized rehabilitation plans, we specialize in physical therapy and injury prevention programs for active children and teens. Our team is composed of pediatric orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine specialists, physician assistants, certified athletic trainers and pediatric sports medicine physical therapists.