Kath Banks is the owner of Aligned for Life Pilates Moonee Ponds, which has been servicing the Moonee Ponds and Essendon area for over 20 years. Kath is also one of our continuing education short course presenters.

Kath’s area of expertise is rehabilitation, as she has a Master of Clinical Exercise Science & Rehabilitation, is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with ESSA and works as a Rehabilitation Coordinator at Maribyrnong Sports Academy. Kath’s thirst for knowledge and passion for health will provide you with the support needed to begin your journey or take your career to the next level.



Here’s how you find Kath to begin or continue your Pilates journey:


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Exercise During Pregnancy – Why the Pilates Method is an Ideal Choice

Pregnancy is wonderful and exciting, but it also signifies a time of change, especially for the body. Many expectant mothers embrace their new-found curves and growing tummy, while others dislike not being in control of their own body. Either way all mothers want the best for their child.   Exercise, including the Pilates Method, has Learn more

The Benefits of the Pilates Method for Our Youth

In today’s modern society of iPads and video games, the health of our youth is more important than ever. Not only are we battling rising physical inactivity levels and childhood obesity, but modern technology is also having a disastrous effect on our children’s postures. Are you aware of your child’s neck, shoulder & upper back Learn more

  • Masters of Clinical Exercise Science & Rehabilitation
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement) (Honours)
  • Honours Advanced Diploma of the Pilates Method (91490NSW)
  • Pilates Armchair Certified
  • Certificate IV in Training
 and Assessment (TAE 40110)
  • Aligned for Life Pilates, Moonee Ponds studio
    Principal Practitioner of The Pilates Method, Owner/Manager
  • National Pilates Training
    Co-founder, Faculty Educator, Assessor
  • National Pilates Training
    Presenter for Continuing Education and Short courses
  • Maribyrnong Sports Academy
    Rehabilitation Coordinator
  • 20+ Years Fitness Industry: Australia and the United Kingdom
  • 15+ Years The Pilates Method
  • CHO feeding before prolonged exercise: effect of glycemic index on muscle glycogenolysis and exercise performance.
    Journal of Applied Physiology 1996 September : 81(3) : 1115-20
    Febbraio MA & Stewart KL