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press release: Gymkit UK

Peak Pilates UK earns 10 CIMSPA CPD points for FitCore™ group reformer speciality education programme

17 Jun 2024
Howard Braband, MD Gymkit UK (distributors of Peak Pilates) and Christie Braband, Master Instructor for FitCore UK and Europe / Gymkit UK
Peak Pilates, a leader in high-quality Pilates education and equipment, is proud to announce that their FitCore™ Education Programme has received the CIMSPA endorsement in the UK, earning a perfect 10 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.

This recognition underscores Peak Pilates' commitment to providing top-tier fitness education and professional development opportunities in the UK.

“We are delighted to receive this recognition from CIMSPA,” said Christie Braband, Master Instructor. Achieving 10 CPD points highlights our commitment to the quality and depth of our curriculum, and it inspires us to continue providing top-tier education for fitness professionals in the UK.”

"Our FitCore™ Programme for Group Reformer Speciality Certification reflects Peak Pilates’ dedication to advancing the standards of Pilates instruction worldwide. With FitCore, group classes on Pilates equipment are taught in a creative and unique way, whilst staying true to the foundations of Pilates movement.

The FitCore™ instructor training for Group Reformer Specialty Certification combines practical workshops, theoretical knowledge, and hands-on training. With CIMSPA's endorsement, professionals completing this programme can be confident they are receiving the highest level of training recognised across the industry.

CIMSPA's endorsement not only highlights the programme's excellence but also reinforces the importance of continuous professional development in the fitness industry. As a trusted provider of education, Peak Pilates remains dedicated to empowering fitness professionals with the tools and knowledge they need to succeed in an ever-growing sector of the industry.
In the UK, Peak Pilates equipment and FitCore™ education is proudly distributed by Gymkit UK, a premier supplier of fitness equipment. Gymkit UK ensures that fitness professionals have access to Peak Pilates' high-quality Pilates and Reformer products and innovative educational programmes. Training can be completed at one of the 2 working showroom studios located in Cambridgeshire or a bespoke arrangement for companies wishing to qualify a number of instructors.

“Since the start of 2024, demand for Reformer equipment has increased month by month” reported Howard Braband, Managing Director of Gymkit UK, distributors of Peak Pilates in the UK.

“So many gyms and health clubs are looking to launch Reformer Studios and finding the right style of workout to offer is critical to support such a big investment. FitCore™ Reformer is a pre-programmed, balanced workout that has a high sweat factor. Peak Pilates make it simple for teachers by giving them the tools they need to keep students/members/participants safe, moving and smiling.”

For more information about the FitCore™ training and Peak Pilates equipment, please visit www.peakpilates.co.uk and www.gymkituk.com

In the UK, Peak Pilates equipment and FitCore™ education is proudly distributed by Gymkit UK / Gymkit UK
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Gymkit UK
Tel: 01733 205551
Address: 130 Station Road, Whittlesey, Peterborough, PE7 2EY, United Kingdom
Howard Braband, managing director
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press release: Gymkit UK

Peak Pilates UK earns 10 CIMSPA CPD points for FitCore™ group reformer speciality education programme

17 Jun 2024
Howard Braband, MD Gymkit UK (distributors of Peak Pilates) and Christie Braband, Master Instructor for FitCore UK and Europe / Gymkit UK
Peak Pilates, a leader in high-quality Pilates education and equipment, is proud to announce that their FitCore™ Education Programme has received the CIMSPA endorsement in the UK, earning a perfect 10 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.

This recognition underscores Peak Pilates' commitment to providing top-tier fitness education and professional development opportunities in the UK.

“We are delighted to receive this recognition from CIMSPA,” said Christie Braband, Master Instructor. Achieving 10 CPD points highlights our commitment to the quality and depth of our curriculum, and it inspires us to continue providing top-tier education for fitness professionals in the UK.”

"Our FitCore™ Programme for Group Reformer Speciality Certification reflects Peak Pilates’ dedication to advancing the standards of Pilates instruction worldwide. With FitCore, group classes on Pilates equipment are taught in a creative and unique way, whilst staying true to the foundations of Pilates movement.

The FitCore™ instructor training for Group Reformer Specialty Certification combines practical workshops, theoretical knowledge, and hands-on training. With CIMSPA's endorsement, professionals completing this programme can be confident they are receiving the highest level of training recognised across the industry.

CIMSPA's endorsement not only highlights the programme's excellence but also reinforces the importance of continuous professional development in the fitness industry. As a trusted provider of education, Peak Pilates remains dedicated to empowering fitness professionals with the tools and knowledge they need to succeed in an ever-growing sector of the industry.
In the UK, Peak Pilates equipment and FitCore™ education is proudly distributed by Gymkit UK, a premier supplier of fitness equipment. Gymkit UK ensures that fitness professionals have access to Peak Pilates' high-quality Pilates and Reformer products and innovative educational programmes. Training can be completed at one of the 2 working showroom studios located in Cambridgeshire or a bespoke arrangement for companies wishing to qualify a number of instructors.

“Since the start of 2024, demand for Reformer equipment has increased month by month” reported Howard Braband, Managing Director of Gymkit UK, distributors of Peak Pilates in the UK.

“So many gyms and health clubs are looking to launch Reformer Studios and finding the right style of workout to offer is critical to support such a big investment. FitCore™ Reformer is a pre-programmed, balanced workout that has a high sweat factor. Peak Pilates make it simple for teachers by giving them the tools they need to keep students/members/participants safe, moving and smiling.”

For more information about the FitCore™ training and Peak Pilates equipment, please visit www.peakpilates.co.uk and www.gymkituk.com

In the UK, Peak Pilates equipment and FitCore™ education is proudly distributed by Gymkit UK / Gymkit UK
Gymkit UK: featured in HCM and Fit Tech magazines
Specifier: At your service
You might be tempted to skip a service, but experts say it will cost you in the long run. Providers tell Steph Eaves why they their work is important to the management of assets
Although Pilates is starting to attract more diverse audiences, many operators find their core demographic is still young women. How can we broaden the reach? Experts share their advice
What to do when your changing rooms need a refresh, but your budget is stretched? These specialists share their top tips for easy upgrades that won’t break the bank
Gymkit UK
Tel: 01733 205551
Address: 130 Station Road, Whittlesey, Peterborough, PE7 2EY, United Kingdom
Howard Braband, managing director
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Howard Braband, managing director
Kerri Widdowson, general manager
Lou Back, peak pilates brand manager
Kimberley Beavis, interiors brand manager
Kelley Casey, consumer business development manager
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Virgin Active, David Lloyd Leisure, Anytime Fitness, 1Rebel, Bannatyne, UFC Gyms, Athelis, Trib3, Parkwood Leisure, 3D Leisure, Louis Vuitton, Harrods, Wentworth Golf Club, JCS, plus many Local Authorities, Trusts, UK and US Military, NHS, independent gyms and studios.

We also retail direct to Currys, Argos, Selfridges, QVC, Fraser Group (Sports Direct, Evans Cycles, Wiggle, Studio, House of Fraser), Costco, Decathlon, Sports Direct, House of Fraser, Wiggle and Evans Cycles.
Plans for the next 12 months
We have redefined our position and objectives within the industry to become more focused and streamlined. With a focus on 3 key areas:

1. We see significant demand for Peak Pilates Reformers and Education. We will continue to support existing and new customers in this sector.

2. We will also continue our focus on delivering some of the world’s most beautiful lockers, reception desks and interiors, with some amazing new products and designs in the pipeline.

3. We plan to expand within the retail sector growing our existing product portfolio through our growing network of retailers.
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