Pilates Equestrian Training Hilton Head Island SC

Local resource for Pilates equestrian training in Hilton Head Island, SC. 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.

Hilton Head Health
(800) 292-2440
Hilton Head Island, SC
 
Curves Bluffton SC
365 Red Cedar St., Ste. 302
Bluffton, SC
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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The Training Ground
(843) 321-0286
1476 Fording Island Road
Bluffton, SC
 
Curves Bluffton
365 Red Cedar St.
Bluffton, SC
 
24 Seven Family Fitness
(912) 897-8656
444 Johnny Mercer Blvd # L
Savannah, GA
 
Curves Hilton Head Island SC
1012 William Hilton Pkwy., Ste. 5
Hilton Head Island, SC
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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Sun City Fitness Center
(843) 705-4021
122 Del Webb Boulevard
Bluffton, SC
 
Golds Gym Hilton Head Island
(843) 837-GOLD
1541 Fording Island Rd Crossroads of Rte 278 Moss Creek Village
Hilton Head Island, SC
 
Anytime Fitness Savannah, GA
(912) 897-1499
119 Charlotte Road
Savannah, GA
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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Anytime Fitness
(912) 897-1499
119 Charlotte Rd
Savannah, GA
 
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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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