Benjamin Degenhardt has been involved in the world of Pilates for over 20 years. He began his studies in 1998 and completed classical and contemporary training programs. Benjamin is a renowned educator and has presented his work at training facilities and conferences around the world. He refined his perspective on Pilates by synthesizing historical research on Joseph Pilates’ thought process with a modern understanding of movement, health, and fitness training.
Benjamin is the founder of 360° Pilates, an online learning platform dedicated to the original Pilates method, and the creator of March MATness, an annual and global social media campaign that celebrates the original Mat work. Additionally, he appears on Pilates Anytime, has been featured in Pilates Style Magazine and the documentary "Tribute to Joseph Pilates", and is the creator of the "Decoding Pilates Workshop". He is currently based in Lisbon, Portugal, and serves on the Board of Directors for the National Pilates Certification Program.