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     Samantha Chase is a Pilates and CoreAlign instructor and owner of Full Circle Pilates Raleigh, NC.  She started to practice Pilates in 2004 after experiencing both the increased physical fitness and mind/body health benefits from Pilates.  In 2011 while managing the Quality department for a Clinical Trails management company in Rockville, MD, Samantha decided to obtain her mat certification from Power Pilates.  Upon moving to Durham, she was excited to find that InsideOut Body Therapies is a licensed teacher training facility for The Pilates Center of Boulder, Colorado.  Samantha wanted to attend TPC for several years, but was unable to do so due to her demanding schedule.  

     In 2012, Samantha decided to leave corporate America and embark upon a new career.  She attended Pilates Then and Now, a workshop by Second Generation Master Rachel Taylor Segal, and continued on to graduate from the 950-hour training program. She completed her internship at InsideOut Body Therapies in 2013 under the guidance of Mischa Decker and Deborah Matthews and subsequently became a Pilates Method Alliance (PMA) Certified Pilates Instructor.   Samantha’s classical training, analytical background, and keen eye for details has led to her personal style in both aiding clients in body rehabilitation efforts and increasing strength and coordination of athletes.  Training and working at InsideOut Body Therapies has allowed Samantha to work side by side with Physical Therapists daily to further her education.  Due to this unique environment, Samantha has worked with clients recovering from knee and hip replacements, labral tears, rotator cuff tears, plantar fasciitis, SI joint disfunction, disc herniation and degeneration as well as countless other injuries. 

     In both 2013 and 2014 Samantha attended workshops on the maternal pelvis and Pilates for pre- and post-natal clients.  Always thirsty for new knowledge, Samantha attends continuing education on a regular basis.  In 2014 she was honored to train with First Generation Masters Lolita San Miguel (History of the Pilates Method, the Ped-O-Pull, and other Pilates Props) and Mary Bowen (Body and the Psyche: The Wonder of the Trapeze and the Wonder of the 4th Function).  In addition, she attended the Defy Gravity workshop presented by Second Generation Master Amy Taylor Alpers.  

     Samantha continued her training beyond Pilates in 2017 by attending CoreAlign 1: Foundations Training with Joy Puleo of Balanced Body.  In 2018 she completed CoreAlign 2:Progressions Training and enjoys introducing her clients to this additional piece of equipment that integrates with Pilates beautifully.  Samantha’s ultimate fitness goal is to obtain the athleticism and fluidity displayed by her cat Dizzy.  Perhaps in the next life…



Increased body awareness

Overall muscle tone and strength

Increased range of motion and flexibility

Stress reduction

Chronic pain management (back, neck and joint pain)

Improved athletic performance (running, golf, tennis etc.)

Body symmetry and coordination

Increased physical fitness



Mind and Body

Everyone leads a busy life nowadays. So, why not let us take care of your fitness and spiritual needs. We offer group classes and specialized programs throughout the day to accommodate your busy schedule. Your mental and physical health is our top priority; see how we can help you make the most out of your time.


This particular class helps build a strong core from which one can transition into new positions and exercises. This flow centers around control and precision, with a diversity of exercises and modifications to suit a wide range of levels from beginner to advanced. With this class, you will learn and practice the tools needed to lead a healthy and fit lifestyle, while also remaining mindful in every act you perform.


Duet Pilates (2-person training) is so much fun and a great way to stay committed to a regular workout schedule as you'll be committed to a friend! Reap the benefits of private Pilates training with the motivation that comes from training with an exercise partner at a discounted price.


Semi-private (3 people) workout on the Pilates apparatus’ (reformer, cadillac, chair). A great way to learn and deepen the Pilates method in a very small group workout.


This class will alternate between the Reformer, Chair and Cadillac. Samantha will flow with the group and lead a workout that is sure to invigorate you.



1 for 75$

5 for 350$

10 for 650$

20 for 1200$

* New Client Special 2 for 100$


1 for 45$
10 for 400$
15 for 525$


1 for 40$
10 for 370$


1 for 35$

5 for 150$

10 for 270$


“Pilates is the complete coordination of body, mind and spirit”

Joseph Pilates



Our goal is to offer classes and programs that suit the health needs and fitness experiences of everyone. Contact us to find out more.



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