Gyrotonic Exercise Classes Springfield IL

Local resource for gyrotonic exercise classes in Springfield, IL. 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.

Cardinal Fitness of Springfield
(217) 546-4600
3246 Ginger Creek Drive
Springfield, IL
 
Bodycare Associates Inc
(217) 793-3027
2109 Finch Haven Ln
Springfield, IL
 
Fitness Training
(217) 529-4595
42 Hazel Ln
Springfield, IL
 
USA Sports Center
(217) 787-9092
1200 N Bradfordton Rd
Springfield, IL
 
Island Bay Yacht Club
(217) 529-5418
76 Yacht Club Rd
Springfield, IL
 
Fitness Together
(217) 971-6319
4481 Ash Grove Dr Ste D
Springfield, IL

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Knights Action Park
(217) 546-8881
1700 Recreation Dr
Springfield, IL
 
Fitness Together Springfield
(217) 726-7613
4481 Ash Grove Drive
Springfield, IL
Programs & Services
Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Brookhills Golf Club
(217) 787-7750
Maintenance
Springfield, IL
 
Henson Robinson Zoo
(217) 753-6217
1100 E Lake Shore Dr
Springfield, IL
 
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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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