Pilates Video Games Birmingham AL

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Game Stop
(205) 942-0900
437 Green Springs Hwyste 131
Homewood, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 11am-6pm

FYE
(205) 942-0039
179 State Farm Parkway
Homewood, AL
 
Game Stop
(205) 823-7740
790 Montgomery Hwysuite 106
Vestavia Hills, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 11am-6pm

Game Stop
(205) 836-4717
9256 Parkway Este C
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon-Thu 10am-10pm
Fri-Sat 10am-11pm
Sun 10am-9pm

Game Stop
(205) 981-2121
4507 Riverview Pkwyste 107
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 11am-6pm

Gamestop - Mall
(205) 871-3060
765 Brookwood Villagespace 205A
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 12pm-6pm

Gamestop&Movies2
(205) 788-4035
2239 Bessemer Roadsuite 14
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-8pm
Sun 12pm-6pm

Coconuts
(205) 969-1102
The Summit 315 Summit Boulevard
Birmingham, AL
 
Game Stop
(205) 957-2600
1632 Montclair Blvdshops A-8
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 11am-6pm

Game Stop
(205) 682-9990
4421 Creekside Aveste 113
Hoover, AL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10am-9pm
Sun 11am-6pm

Daisy Fuentes Teaches Pilates

By Alycea Ungaro

Yes, it’s true; the Pilates technology you’ve been waiting for is about to be released. Pilates has come to the Wii , merging fitness and fun in the newest incarnation of mass-market health and wellness. Your teacher is none other than the delightful and engaging Daisy Fuentes.

Wait, what? Daisy Fuentes? Uh, ok. Why?

I knew Daisy Fuentes did Pilates but when did she become a teacher? Common sense dictates that she must have expanded her credentials and become a trained Pilates instructor. I mean the corporate bigwigs at Sega wouldn’t have dared to allow her to instruct what will be roughly, oh, I don’t know…millions of people for fear of injury. Hmmm…maybe not.

I’m thinking Daisy did not enroll in a certification course and log in hundreds of practice hours so that she could teach you the perfect form and proper execution of the Pilates method. I’m guessing she didn’t hit the books hard to learn human anatomy or the basics of exercise physiology either. [You can see snipets from the Wii Pilates program here.]

To be clear, I’m not really picking on Daisy here. I’m sure she’ll make do just fine. Maybe as good as Jane Fonda even, or the myriad other celebrities that suddenly become fitness experts overnight. Personally, I just like to believe that my teachers are really teachers and that the experts I let into my life are really experts. So far as I can tell, Daisy’s claim to fame here is…her fame.

Think for a moment about the people you learned the most from in your life. Your first grade teacher: not famous, I’m sure. A coach or dance teacher: similarly off the radar by media standards. A professor somewhere along the way? These people were educators. Trained not only in their discipline but also in the discipline of teaching. Teaching is a craft. A skill set not easily learned and one that is very difficult to master.

Legend has it that Joe Pilates was not a very good teacher. He was a remarkable inventor, an unparalleled innovator but none to impressive with his communication skills. By contrast, his wife Clara is touted as the real teacher at the original Pilates studio. Her gentle touch and soothing voice are recalled even today by her devoted students.

I’m happy that Pilates has come this far and that people worldwide will have the benefit of Pilates in their homes. It’s thrilling to see the growth of this metho...

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