Pilates Mats Stores Lewiston ID

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The Sports Cellar
(208) 746-6043
-301 2nd St
Lewiston, ID
 
Sports Authority
(208) 746-8040
625 21st St
Lewiston, ID
 
Qualex Custom Arms
(208) 305-7475
640 Bryden Ave
Lewiston, ID
 
Quin's Skate Shop
(208) 798-4870
332 Main St
Lewiston, ID
 
Valley Golf Cars
(208) 746-6264
805 Snake River Ave
Lewiston, ID
 
Adventures Afloat
(208) 743-6276
227 Snake River Ave
Lewiston, ID
 
Mainstream Outdoor Adventures
(208) 743-0512
29926 Dawn Ln
Lewiston, ID
 
Bull Pacs
(208) 798-3299
825 Juniper Ct
Lewiston, ID
 
Vogel Outdoor Adventures
(208) 746-9590
1009 Grelle Ave
Lewiston, ID
 
Army Navy Economy Store
(208) 746-6430
827 D St
Lewiston, 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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