Master Teacher Ron Fletcher began his studies with Joe and Clara Pilates in 1946. In this video Ron talks about his experience learning from Joe Pilates, why matwork is the foundation of the Pilates system, and more. The 22-minute Level 1 program teaches 12 mat exercises, integrating precise, flowing movement with percussive breathing. Level 2 adds 13 exercises for a 30-minute intermediate workout. Total length: 76 minutes.