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PLANK PILATES STUDIO OPENS AT GRAND PRAIRIE DEVELOPMENTS IN NORTH PEORIA
(EAST PEORIA, IL – February 6, 2019) – Locally owned Plank Pilates Studio will officially open their second location with a ribbon cutting on Friday, February 8 at 3 p.m. and grand opening celebration on Saturday, February 9 from 6 – 9 p.m. The new studio is located at 5001 W. American Prairie Drive in Grand Prairie Developments.
The grand opening celebration will feature live acoustic music from Johnny Walker in addition to light food and refreshments. The public is invited to tour the facility, learn more about the Pilates equipment at the studio, purchase class packages and memberships and enter to win giveaways, including a grand prize of six months of unlimited mat classes valued at $660.
Plank Pilates is a friendly, boutique Pilates studio that offers Pilates, Barre, Yoga and Reformer classes, as well as private training. The studio’s mission is to share the love of Pilates and fitness in a warm and welcoming environment. Pilates is a specific series of exercises developed to strengthen muscles, improve core strength, increase flexibility and stability, and improve overall health.
Unique to this location is a 50-foot ballet bar, five Balanced Body Studio Reformers and a fully equipped private training room with various Pilates equipment, including a Cadillac, Ladder Barrel, Studio Reformers, Wall Tower, Spine Corrector and High Back Combo Chair. The studio will also feature a retail section with Plank Pilates Studio apparel as well as Glyder workout apparel, Bandits, and handmade jewelry created by a dedicated Plank client.
“We strive to teach our students in a safe and secure environment, which is why all of our instructors are required to be certified to teach Pilates, Barre and Yoga respectively,” stated Jill Hambrick, Owner of Plank Pilates Studio. “We are a studio that will welcome you as you are and help you reach your fitness goals safely. Our classes are unique and fun. We have been so blessed with amazing clients in Morton, and we can’t wait to share our love of Pilates in Peoria!”
“Aside from Plank Pilates Studio’s first location in Morton, which is over 900 students strong, this is the only fully equipped Pilates studio in the Peoria area,” stated Kathleen Brill, Vice President, Director of Leasing at Cullinan Properties, Ltd. “There is certainly a need for Plank Pilates Studio in the community and it is a unique addition to the already tremendous lineup of retailers, restaurants and services in the Grand Prairie area.”
The 2,500 SF studio is located alongside Country Financial, L’Amour Nails & Spa, Fitness for All and Oasis Salon. Plank Pilates Studio is excited to join this booming business district and partner with many of the business located at Grand Prairie Developments.
About Plank Pilates Studios
Plank Pilates is a friendly, boutique Pilates with locations in Morton and Peoria, Illinois. The studio’s mission is to share the love of Pilates and fitness in a warm and welcoming environment. Plank Pilates offers classes in Pilates, Barre, Yoga and Reformers, as well as private training. Pilates is a specific series of exercises developed to strengthen muscles, improve core strength, increase flexibility and stability, and improve overall health. For more information, visit https://www.plankpilatesmorton.com/.
About Grand Prairie Developments
Grand Prairie Developments is a 200-acre mixed-use development that includes Plaza at Grand Prairie, Shoppes at Grand Prairie, Plaza West, Prairie Place, Shoppes West, Apartments at Grand Prairie and AMC Theatre. Plaza at Grand Prairie is co-anchored by Hy-Vee Supermarket and Gordmans, and also includes Longhorn Steakhouse, Famous Dave’s BBQ, Steak ‘n Shake, Starbucks and many other shops and restaurants. Cullinan Properties continues to develop in and around the Grand Prairie Developments, while adjacent to the development is the $18 million Louisville Slugger Sports Complex estimated to draw 450,000 visitors each year, and Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center. For more information, visit https://www.cullinanproperties.com/grand-prairie-developments/.
About Cullinan Properties
Cullinan Properties, LTD. is a leading provider of real estate services specializing in commercial and mixed-use developments and acquisitions. With offices in Peoria, IL, Chicago, IL and St. Louis, MO, Cullinan Properties is a multi-disciplined real estate firm that develops, manages and owns mixed-use, retail, multi-family, office, governmental and medical properties throughout the United States, including Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, Georgia and Texas. For additional information about Cullinan Properties, Ltd., visit CullinanProperties.com.