Pilates for Skiers Missoula MT

Local resource for Pilates for skiers in Missoula, MT. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to skiing training, skiing fitness training, Pilates equipment as well as information on Pilates training and content on skiing.

Courthouse Sports and Fitness
(406) 721-3940
3821 Stephens Ave
Missoula, MT
 
Missoula Country Club
(406) 549-4601
Maintenance Bldg
Missoula, MT
 
The Gym
(406) 541-3111
3031 S Russell St
Missoula, MT
 
Peak Performance Physical Therapy South
(406) 542-0808
125 South Ave W
Missoula, MT
 
Access Fitness
(406) 728-5515
1906 1/2 Brooks St
Missoula, MT
 
Curves Missoula
1204 W. Kent Ave.
Missoula, MT
 
National Runaways Switchboard
(406) 721-9622
YMCA
Missoula, MT
 
Body Shop For Guys and Gals the
(406) 728-1910
1604 Kemp St
Missoula, MT
 
Gold Gym Missoula
(406) 549-9181
2800 S. Reserve St.
Missoula, MT
 
Stafford Fitness
(406) 549-2832
1748 South Ave W
Missoula, MT
 

Pilates for Skiers

By Lauri Stricker

The exhilaration of soaring down a mountainside over a blanket of sparkling white snow, surrounded by pristine evergreens and an endless blue sky inspires millions of people to ski every year. It’s no small reward for countless hours spent in the car, in lift lines, and on bristling cold lift rides to the top of the mountain.

In the Colorado Rockies, where I live, I have cross-trained skiers with Pilates from October to March for the past seven years. My sessions often start with snow reports, gear reviews, and tales of anticipated heli trips and back-country hut adventures. I’ve worked with all kinds of skiers, from strictly downhill resort skiers to purist tele-skiers (who make use of a style of cross country ski that leaves the heel free). Whether they prefer groomers, moguls, or powder, they all want to be in top form for skiing. Many of my skiing clients can only make time for Pilates workouts midweek because of their weekend skiing excursions. They might range in age, fitness level or ski preference, but they train with me religiously every winter for the same reasons: to get strong, stay injury free, and enjoy winter fun in the mountains. A client with a goal is a motivated client, and skiers are both. Pilates is an excellent way to keep skiers fit and coming back to your studio season after season.

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