Pilates Mats Stores Coeur D Alene ID

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Sports Cellar
(208) 664-9464
402 E Sherman Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Sports Cellar
(208) 664-9464
402 E Sherman Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Fred Meyer One Stop Shopping
(208) 665-4700
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Cast Away Fly Shop
(208) 765-3133
1114 N 4th St
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Coeur D'alene Golf & Spa Resort The
(208) 666-9021
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Virtual Assault Paintball
(509) 667-2250
101 E Best Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Army-Navy Outdoor
(208) 667-6829
1620 N Government Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Fins & Feathers Tackle Shop & Guide SE
(208) 667-9304
1816 E Sherman Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Tuxedo Gallery
(208) 664-6750
1928 N 4th St
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
Fleet Feet Sports Coeur Dalene
(509) 765-7604
511 E Sherman Ave
Coeur D Alene, 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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