O U R     M I S S I O N

Uptown Pilates’ mission is to provide the highest quality Pilates instruction in a studio of unparalleled stylishness. Our instructors are all unsurpassed in their dedication to our clients and to the Authentic Pilates Method™ we teach and practice. The combination of feeling your body strengthen and the pleasure of practicing Pilates in such a serene environment is what keeps clients coming back for more and makes Uptown Pilates supreme in the industry.


O U R     A P P R O A C H

At Uptown Pilates we believe that Fitness Trends Come and Go, but Pilates Endures!  We trust in the foundation of Classical Pilates and everything that the Method has to offer.  With instructors that all have a base and root in the Classical Method we trust and encourage their own voices to come through to give YOU the most unique and tailored workout possible.  Uptown Pilates strives to give each client a specialized yet cohesive experience!  Our diverse yet Classically based instructors combined with our knowledgeable and personable front desk ensure just that.     

Fitness trends come and go, but PILATES endures...
— Uptown PIlates


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O U R     H I S T O R Y

Uptown Pilates was founded in 2004 with the first studio on the Upper West Side. Two years later the Upper East Side studio opened and in 2010 Sag Harbor became a part of the collection of studios. In 2013 siblings Meredith and Adam Drushal bought the studios and opened the fourth studio in the West Village in 2014.


Our instructors come to you in three different tiers.  Starting with amazing we only work our way up in experience and education.  All of our instructors come from the most respected and reputable programs of 600+ hours of training.  We then offer Senior Instructors with 10+ years of experience and endless amounts of knowledge.  These instructors take making Pilates a way of life to another level.  To deepen your experience and knowledge even further, take a session with our Master Instructor.  With 35+ years of experience, we do not take the term Master lightly. 


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Upper West Side Instructors | Upper East Side Instructors | West Village Instructors 

Sag Harbor Instructors

We want only YOUR best. Nothing more. NOTHING LESS!
— Our Instructors



Jessica LaChance
General Manager

Adam Drushal

Meredith Drushal



Our team of receptionists play a vital role in the success and uniqueness of Uptown Pilates.  As Pilates practitioners and lovers themselves, they bring a knowledge of the Method and of the individual styles of our instructors mixed with an understanding of what it is to be a Pilates client and novice, to be able to pair you with your perfect schedule and instructor.  


Amanda Centeno

Suki Afolabi

Sarah Elaz

Lauren Vermilion