About Us


Our Studio

Pilates By The Bay is the premier Pilates studio in the Monmouth-Ocean county area, offering the finest in true Pilates instruction to clients of all ages, health, and fitness levels. Eight years in business and growing, our award-winning studio is the largest Pilates center in the area, offering private and semi-private sessions on authentic Pilates equipment and mat, barre, and Balanced Body Bodhi Suspension System™ classes for clients of all ages.

Under the guidance of Patty Baiano and her exceptional team of professional instructors, our clients enjoy the highest caliber, personalized Pilates instruction available anywhere. Each of our teachers are extensively trained and fully certified in all aspects of Pilates, and are committed to their own continuing education. With certifications from Balance Body®, The Kane School, The Pilates School of Boulder, BASI, Stott, and the PMA you will not find a better qualified staff anywhere.

Pilates By The Bay is also a Pilates Teacher Training center. If you are looking to begin a challenging and rewarding career in Pilates, come train with us to become a certified Pilates Instructor. Our studio is an Authorized Training Center for the Balanced Body Bodhi Suspension System, and also offers a state of the art web-based learning platform for Pilates Instructor education through the Pilates Education Institute (PEI). For those ready to take their training to the next level and share the gift of movement with others, our exercise science-based Pilates Teacher Training program exceeds industry standards and is recognized by the premiere organizations in Pilates education, including PMA, AAAF, and NSCA.

Pilates By The Bay is unique in offering specialized programs that cater to all ages, fitness levels, and health considerations. We provide training tailored to the special needs of young athletes, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patients and those with neurological disorders, as well as those of older clients to address their unique condition and help these patients effectively manage their health challenges.

Centrally located in Toms River, NJ, and easily accessible from the Garden State Parkway at Exit 82, Pilates By The Bay is regularly voted Best Pilates studio in Ocean County, and is the first and only place you should consider to begin your journey to your best self ever.


Our Mission

Pilates By The Bay’s mission is to educate our clients on proper movement and exercise and improve their physical well-being through classical Pilates instruction.
Every client at our studio will:
  1. Become educated on proper muscle function
  2. Understand their body and what they need to do to improve it
  3. Improve their muscle strength, endurance, flexibility and alignment
  4. Understand how to integrate pilates principles into everyday life