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We offer Pilates reformer, chair, tower, and mat classes as well as Zumba, Masala Bhangra, POUND!, TRX and Core Barre classes. Located on the East side of Providence, join our community and get fit with our pilates training!
We are a Teacher Training studio for the Power Pilates Method. Please visit powerpilates.com for information on becoming a certified instructor.

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The Providence Pilates and Fitness Center specializes in Private, Duet and Trio sessions on all pilates equipment in addition to group Pilates and cardio workout classes. Sessions are scheduled with individual instructors and duets and triples are formed based on level/experience.

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Cheryl Turnquist
5 Lincoln Avenue/189 Cole Ave
Providence, Rhode Island 02906
email: provpilates@aol.com


Our Services

Equipment Sessions

The Providence Pilates Center specializes in Private, Duet and Trio sessions on all pilates equipment. Sessions are scheduled with individual instructors and duets and trios are formed based on level/experience.


**First price is with master instructor, Second price w/ Senior instructor, third price w/ Instructor

1 Hour Private sessions:  $75/ $70/ $65
Package of 10 1 Hr Private Sessions : $650 /  $620 /   $600
45 minutes Private :  $65  /  $60  /   $50
Package of 10:  $550 /   $520 /  $450
30 minute Private :  $45 /  $4 0  /   $35
Package of 10 :   $400 /   $350  /   $300


Please note 24 hour cancellation policy for ALL reserved class/session times


$55/ $50/ $40

Package of 10:  $450/ $400/ $350



$40/  $35/ $25

Package of 10: $300/ $250/ $200

Group Classes

We also offer the following Pilates and Cardio Group Classes.

mat classes

$20 per class

Package of 10 classes $150


Please note our 24 hour cancellation policy for ALL reserved class/ session times


$8 per class

Package of 10 classes $50


$30 per class

Package of 10 $250

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Class Schedule

Our studio

The mission of The Providence Pilates Center is to teach and promote a healthy lifestyle utilizing the pilates method. Instructors teach according to the philosophy of the Power Pilates program which adheres to the tradition of exercises of Joseph Pilates from the early 1900's.

Our studio offers classes 7 days a week and our instructors are available for equipment sessions as needed. We offer early morning, later evening and Saturday & Sunday sessions to accommodate our client's needs. The Providence Pilates Center is a fully equipped studio and clients will utilize apparatus and accessories based on their workout needs.




CHERYL TURNQUIST is a certified trainer with the Power Pilates program. She has studied pilates since 1999 and opened her own studio in 2001. Cheryl studied gymnastics and dance in her youth and began teaching aerobic fitness classes in college. She began her pilates training with Classical pilates, became certified by the PhysicalMind Method, and then found her niche with the Power Pilates program. Cheryl acheived Teacher Trainer Status for the Power Pilates Program in 2012 and is one of two Teacher Trainers for the program in New England. She has also attained the Pilates Method Alliance (PMA) certification.

She has attended numerous conferences, classes and continuing education courses for her pilates studies. Some of these include Pilates for Golf, working with special populations with injuries, Pilates for Osteoporosis clients, and Pilates for Athletes. She has been certified in group fitness programs, spin, and TRX. She has most recently certified in the Pink Ribbon Pilates Program for post-rehab breast cancer survivors.

Cheryl holds a Masters in Social Work from Boston College and was a practicing LICSW from 1995 – 2001. She has found that her background as a therapist has helped her have a successful business and look at health from the mind/body perspective. When not in the studio, she is most happy at home hanging out with her family.

Larry_webLARRY IADONISI has been in the fitness industry for 27 years.  He holds multiple black belts in various martial arts disciplines.  He has studied and practiced Zen meditation, Tai Chi, and Chi Gong,   He has certifications in TRX, pilates, CrossFit powerlifting, Functional Movement Screening and more.  He specializes in group cross training with an equal balance of cardio to weightlifting in a high intensity atmosphere that is a lot of fun!  He is available for group trainings and private sessions.


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Contact Us


5 Lincoln Avenue

Providence, RI 02906 USA

**If using GPS, type in 189 Cole ave. Providence RI 02906





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