Pilates Mats Stores Caldwell ID

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Fireball Park
(208) 453-8219
5699 Oasis Rd
Caldwell, ID
 
Rhino Outlet Armory
(208) 454-5545
607 Garber St
Caldwell, ID
 
Penny Wise Drug Store
(208) 459-3691
802 Cleveland Blvd
Caldwell, ID
 
Penny Wise Drug Store
(208) 459-3691
802 Cleveland Blvd
Caldwell, ID
 
Anglers Habitat
(208) 454-8188
916 Blaine St
Caldwell, ID
 
Als Pawn Sports
(208) 454-8038
5800 Cleveland Blvd
Caldwell, ID
 
Sling Pitcher Incorporated
(208) 795-5064
223 Roedel Ave
Caldwell, ID
 
Idaho Paintball Supplies
(208) 455-3462
216 Blaine St
Caldwell, ID
 
Growling Bear Outfitters
(208) 392-9597
206 Main St
Caldwell, ID
 
Angler's Habitat
(208) 454-8188
916 Blaine St
Caldwell, ID
 

One Class, Three Levels: How to Make Your Mat Class Work for Large Groups

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by Linda Farrell 

When teaching Pilates mat to large groups of people with different abilities, I make sure to break the exercise down into Teaching Pilates mat exercises, Linda Farrelldifferent levels. For instance, I start with level 1, which is the the exercise in its most basic form, and then progress with advanced variations for level 2 and 3. For example, during Single Straight Leg Stretch I start the traditional way—arms reaching for extended limbs, and cue for a modest range of motion.  I then cue to increase the range of motion for level 2, and then to reach the arms over the ears for level 3. I get very good results this way, as the beginners are challenged enough for level 1, and my advanced practitioners are thrilled to have new challenges and variations thrown in to the mix. 

Props are another way to address the different levels in the room. My advanced students can enhance the resistance level of an exercise like leg beats by using a Magic Circle or Triad Ball. Similarly, I can make an exercise like Leg Circles easier for a beginner by letting them support the leg with a hand-held resistance band or exercise strap while they circle.

For over 12 years, Linda Farrell has been presentin...

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