Gyrotonic Exercise Classes Hickory NC

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Muscle Works
(828) 325-0660
2438 N Center St
Hickory, NC
 
Curves
(828) 327-6161
1776 N Center St
Hickory, NC
 
Planet Fitness
(828) 322-2200
2418 N Center St
Hickory, NC

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Curves
(828) 327-6161
1768 N Center St
Hickory, NC

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Hickory Snap Fitness
(828) 256-1099
950 2nd Street NE
Hickory, NC
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Spa Athletic Club
(828) 328-5949
920 2nd Ave NW
Hickory, NC

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Curves
(828) 256-4141
2340 Springs Rd NE
Hickory, NC
 
The Fitness Temple
(828) 267-7599
1269 16th St NE
Hickory, NC

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Curves Hickory
1768 N. Center Drive
Hickory, NC
 
Cross Fit Hickory
2014 North Center Street
Hickory, NC
 
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Continuing Ed: Gyrotonic

The graceful Gyrotonic exercises are often compared to yoga and tai chi. Image courtesy of Kinespirit . By Nicole Rogers

For Pilates instructors looking to branch out into another movement method—or add variety to their studio offerings—the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM® has become a popular choice. If you have yet to try it or are curious about learning more, read on.

Gyrotonic is a method of movement and an exercise system developed starting in the 1980s by Juliu Horvath. As with so many types of movement work, Gyrotonic was invented as a way to heal its founder’s own injuries. As a dancer, Horvath herniated three discs and suffered knee, shoulder and ankle injuries. He tried to rehab himself using Hatha yoga, which he felt injured him further. It was at this point that Horvath invented Gyrotonic intuitively by following what he refers to as “internal movement.” His pain diminished, and he lives a healthy, relatively pain-free life today.

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