What is Pilates Mat Class? WE ARE MOVING! › Category: Class Type › What is Pilates Mat Class? 0 Vote Up Vote Down Sally Staff asked 2 years ago Would you tell me more about Pilates mat class? How different it it from what your studio is doing? Question Tags: chair pilates, Mat class, pilates, reformer pilates 1 Answers 0 Vote Up Vote Down Sally Staff answered 2 years ago Pilates Mat Class utilises your own body to provide resistance for an overall workout. Various props such as toning balls, flex bands and resistance circle are used to add resistance and provide variations.