Gyrotonic Exercise Classes Joplin MO

Local resource for gyrotonic exercise classes in Joplin, MO. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to gyrotonic exercise classes, pilates classes, yoga classes, and dance classes, as well as advice and content on gyrotonic exercise, pilates, yoga, and exercise and fitness.

Dr.Melvin Karges
(417) 782-1700
702 E 34th St # 100
Joplin, MO
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Physical Rehabilitation
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Olympic Fitness Center
(417) 782-2103
2132 Connecticut Avenue
Joplin, MO
 
Loma Linda Country Club and Estates
(417) 781-2621
2742 S Country Club Dr
Joplin, MO
 
YMCA
(417) 623-4597
3404 Mc Intosh Cir
Joplin, MO
 
Loma Linda Country Club
(417) 623-5050
2407 Douglas Fir Rd
Joplin, MO
 
Curves Joplin MO
2640 E. 32nd Street, Ste. 5
Joplin, MO
Programs & Services
Aerobics, Body Sculpting, Cardio Equipment, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Group Exercise Studio, Gym Classes, Gym Equipment, Gym Sports, Silver Sneakers, Zumba

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Olympic Fitness Center
(417) 782-2103
2132 Connecticut Ave
Joplin, MO
 
It Figures Fitness For Her
(417) 623-6991
3230 Wisconsin Ave Ste H
Joplin, MO
 
Garce Dance Studio
(417) 624-1212
2702 N Richard Joseph Blvd
Joplin, MO
 
Curves For Women
(417) 626-8813
2640 E 32nd St # 5
Joplin, MO
 
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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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