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What does a GYROTONIC session involve?

 

At your first session you will be asked to provide your instructor with details of any physical injuries or medical problems that will enable your Gyrotonic instructor to customise your session to suit your specific needs. 

  

Your Gyrotonic instructor will explain the principles of the system and introduce you to some basic movements. 

During the session your instructor will verbally guide you as well as physically assist you through each movement to allow you to feel the full benefits of the Gyrotonic Expansion System.

 

Each session is individually tailored to your own personal needs and you will work within your own physical capabilities. You should not feel any pain but may sometimes feel a sensation of stretching. Your instructor will encourage you to talk to her throughout the session so that she can be aware of how you are feeling.

 

As you become more familiar with the Gyrotonic Expansion System and you gain more strength, the sessions will become more advanced enabling you to continue to maximise your physical capabilities.

 

Your co-ordination and rhythm will improve with each Gyrotonic session; this in turn will enhance the way that you perform everyday movements. Your flexibility, posture and own physical awareness will significantly improve.

 

Throughout your Gyrotonic sessions you will be shown how to focus on your breathing, this will aid relaxation as well as increasing the oxygen supply to the muscles and organs.

 

SPORTS PEOPLE

 

The Gyrotonic Expansion System will strengthen the core muscles as well as the smaller muscle groups.

The exercises are multi dimensional and require muscle groups to work simultaneously therefore building the kinetic chain, which will enhance any sports personís performance. 

 

Injuries are unfortunately inevitable whilst being physically active during any type of sport but Gyrotonic can reduce the risk of injury by increasing strength with flexibility.

 

Increasing the bodyís proprioception and rebalancing the muscles equally is crucial to a healthy functioning body.

 

The added benefit for swimmers working on the Gyrotonic Expansion System is that you can regulate exact movement patterns and exactness of positions, which obviously isnít achievable under water.

Smoothness of motion, versatility and gracefulness is needed in all forms of sport, Gyrotonic offers this to you what ever your speciality.

 

Gyrotonic level 2 offers more advanced exercises, which work on advancing strength, mobility and flexibility, these exercises can be done aerobically and are extremely challenging.

CHILDREN

 

Gyrotonic will aid co-ordination and enable a child to become more aware of their body. It will strengthen and tone them working on symmetry throughout the movements.

 

As a child grows it is vital that the muscles and tendons are strong enough to support the skeletal system, thus aiding in the prevention of muscular imbalances.

 

By introducing your child to the Gyrotonic Expansion system you are enabling them to improve their posture, general health and confidence as well as aiding in maximizing their physical capabilities.

 

ELDERLY

 

The Gyrotonic Expansion System will enhance balance and strengthen muscles that may have lost the ability to fully function after injury or operation. Rehabilitation is vital to a full recovery from any type of surgery

Gyrotonic offers the ability to exercise without putting compression on the joints, therefore enabling the ligaments and muscles to gain strength.

 

PREGNANCY

 

Gyrotonic is a great way during pre and post natal to keep mobile and strong throughout your pregnancy. It can be a gentle and stress free alternative to more conventional ways of exercising.

 

All over the world people are experiencing the life changing benefits of Gyrotonic exercise from young to old, professional sports people, and celebrities.

 

The global recognition that the Gyrotonic exercise is receiving from Chiropractors, Neurologists, Orthopedics and Physical therapists cannot be ignored.

 

  TONES
     
  REDUCES STRESS
     
 

STRENGTHENS CORE STABILITY

     
  IMPROVES COORDINATION
     
  CORRECTS MUSCULAR IMBALANCE
     
  CARDIOVASCULAR STIMULATION
     
  IMPROVES FLEXIBILITY
     
  AIDS POSTURAL ALIGNMENT
     
  INCREASED ENERGY LEVELS
     
  RESOLVES DYSFUNCTIONAL MOVEMENT PATTERS

 

 

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