Pilates
epub |eng | | Author:Paris, Jane;

Begin the hamstring curl with a softly pointed foot and think of the foot being drawn towards the sit bone. Dorsiflex the ankle as you curl in again. The sphinx. ...
( Category: Yoga April 17,2021 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-22 | Author:Jules Mitchell;

In recent years, scientists have been in collaboration to establish an international standard nomenclature to reflect the surge of research on different fascial structures (Table 4.3). As you can imagine ...
( Category: Pilates April 2,2021 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-09 | Author:Katherine Smith [Smith, Katherine]

Pilates in Pregnancy Pilates is a wonderful form of exercise for pregnant women. Through Pilates, women can stay strong and fit throughout their pregnancies. Pilates can help women stay connected ...
( Category: Pilates October 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-01 | Author:Lauren Roxburgh

DAY 14 Fluid Forward Motion Legs As the workhorses of the body, the legs are associated with how we progress through life. Think of all the expressions we have that ...
( Category: Massage July 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-14 | Author:Portia J. Page [Page, Portia]

2 Inhale as you lift the right arm and the hips and straighten the legs to lift the hips toward the ceiling and bring the head and right arm down. ...
( Category: Pilates April 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-15 | Author:Chris Robinson

* * * Concentration: Keep your torso still throughout the exercise. As you lower your legs, imprint your spine on the mat. Control: Maintain Pilates stance and scoop hard to ...
( Category: Pilates March 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-14 | Author:Bernie Clark

FIGURE 2.91 Hero Pose (Virasana) with knees abducted may allow a greater range of internal rotation at the hips, with no stress on the knees. Note that here, the femur ...
( Category: Stretching March 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-15 | Author:Lennart Krohn-Hansen & Anders Berget

3.23 Dips Hoist up into the slings on straight arms, shoulders above hands. Lower your body by bending at the elbows. When a stretch is felt in chest or shoulders, ...
( Category: Weight Training March 12,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-22 | Author:Godard, Sophie [Godard, Sophie]

Muscles required: femoral biceps, gastrocnemii, abdominals, buttocks. Starting position: Sit on the floor, hold your ankles and draw them up. Find your balance. Tense your abdominals. Your back should remain ...
( Category: Pilates March 12,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Amy Lademann

REPETITION Repeat six to eight times. CRISSCROSS OBLIQUE Crisscross is the ultimate oblique exercise and, when executed correctly, is challenging. It should feel smooth as you cross from one side ...
( Category: Pilates March 8,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-03 | Author:Mary Bond

CORE STABILITY, BREATHING, AND YOUR PELVIC FLOOR Core support fosters healthy breathing and healthy breathing supports the core—a win/win situation. Both depend on the spine’s foundation in the pelvis. When ...
( Category: Pilates March 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-02 | Author:Stacey Redfield

A NOBODY IN AMERICA The trip to America was excruciating. Carola first boarded a ship in Marseille headed to Oran, where she boarded a train that would take her to ...
( Category: Pilates March 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-26 | Author:Alycea Ungaro [Ungaro, Alycea]

* * * At a glance * * * DOUBLE STRAIGHT LEG STRETCH The Double Straight Leg Stretch reinforces the "controlled mobility" principle. The powerhouse holds the upper body stable ...
( Category: Pilates March 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2005-02-27 | Author:Molly Weeks [Weeks, Molly]

4. Exhale, and slightly bend your torso to your left, or cambré to the side, stacking your ribs. REPEAT 3 TIMES UPPER BACK VARIATION: Semicircle 1. Inhale, and reach your ...
( Category: Pilates February 28,2020 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2017-03-19 | Author:Karl Knopf

Daily Activities The following are some simple stretching routines for daily activities that seem innocuous enough but can cause problems when performed abruptly or for too long. Gardening Gardening sounds ...
( Category: Stretching February 25,2020 )