Pilates Equestrian Training Elizabethtown KY

Local resource for Pilates equestrian training in Elizabethtown, KY. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to Pilates studios, Pilates equipment, Pilates mats as well as information on Pilates training and content on Pilates equestrian training.

Elizabethtown Snap Fitness
Dixie Hwy. and Mulberry Street
Elizabethtown, KY
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Hodgenville Snap Fitness
(270) 358-5417
83 Shawnee Drive
Hodgenville, KY
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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E'Town Swim & Fitness Center
(270) 765-7946
3026 Ring Rd
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Fitness Consulting Group
(270) 982-2794
100 Chase Way
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Anytime Fitness Elizabethtown, KY
(270) 769-5646
2413 Ring Road, Ste. 102
Elizabethtown, KY
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Radcliff Snap Fitness
(270) 351-1348
Just off 31W, beside BlockBuster, 147 E. Lincoln Trail
Radcliff, KY
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Anytime Fitness Radcliff, KY
(270) 351-3488
555 W. Lincoln Trail
Radcliff, KY
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Curves For Women
(270) 234-8636
950 N Mulberry St
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Energy Sports & Fitness
(270) 769-3488
1506 Ring Rd
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Nautilus Fitness Center
(270) 763-0775
705 Freeman Lake Rd
Elizabethtown, KY
 
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Pilates for Equestrians

photo by Bob GoberBy Elizabeth Hanson 

As Pilates instructors we know that restoring balance, strength and flexibility in the body will help anyone improve in their favorite sport. For equestrians of all disciplines and levels this is particularly true, as riding can be hard on the body. Until recently, riders have not given much credence to cross-training as a way to improve their performance. Fortunately, this is changing and more equestrians are realizing that if they want to get the most out of their ride, they need to spend some time off the horse improving their physical condition.

Having worked with riders for many years, I have found that the best way to get their attention is to learn how to “speak equestrian” in Pilates sessions. They want to know how each exercise will help them with their particular riding issues. If you understand what the imbalances in their bodies cause them to do incorrectly on horseback, you can make their Pilates workouts more effective, and most importantly, give them big incentive to come back. Knowing how to assess pelvic imbalances and spinal conditions and apply correctives, as I do for my equestrian clients, is a great tool for any Pilates instructor.

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