Introducing Patty Nutchanart, GYROTONIC® trainer in Thailand In my use of Instagram I regularly search for new posts from GYROTONIC® trainers or clients, basically anything tagged #gyrotonic. One day I saw this excellent photo from a studio in Thailand. There are only 2 GYROTONIC® studios in all of Thailand so I decided to reach out to studio […]
Get to know GYROTONIC® Trainer Bill Kokiopoulos I’ve known of Bill for years. Through his studio’s Facebook page, Bill has become one of the most known GYROTONIC® instructors in our community. And it’s largely because Bill really looks at the worldwide group of GYROTONIC® instructors as a community, even as a family.
There are many way in which GYROTONIC® is beneficial to your spine. One of them is imbibition. Of the three definitions for imbibition, the one that most fits our context is “Physical Chemistry . the absorption of solvent by a gel.” (from dictionary.com)
Water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend. Water and it’s fluidity are queues we use frequently in GYROKINESIS®. While we want to, and will, increase the strength of our muscles and remove tightness and musculotendinous adhesions through GYROKINESIS®, we want to do it without struggle, almost without effort, through the flow […]
As wonderful as pregnancy can be, it’s rough on the body. Babies. Without them our species would go extinct. So, obviously they’re kind of important! Men, this whole idea that couples say “We’re having a baby” is just to soothe your ego. Your body isn’t taking the stress of growing another human inside you.
How exactly can GYROTONIC® help golfers improve? Let’s measure. Many times I’ve been asked “What’s the goal of GYROTONIC®?” To me, the answer is “The system itself has no goal. What are YOUR goals?” The point of any exercise system should be about helping the client reach their goals, not to have the system itself […]
If you want to use fitness training to improve golf, GYROTONIC® training has the tools. GYROTONIC® is a great tool to help golfers improve their game. PGA Tour coach David Rasmussen who took one look at the picture to your right and immediately knew how GYROTONIC® would benefit his clients. Dave went on to become a […]
GYROTONIC® Arch Curl by Kindall Payne A brief discussion on spinal stabilization and postural control In both GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC® methods, the Arch and Curl (A&C) is one of the main movements practiced. The primary purpose of this movement is to increase mobility of the joints and spine. Thus one of the major ways to […]
GYROTONIC® training and pilates are both great. No need to compare them. In October of 2013, during my trip to the Pilates Method Alliance Conference, I had the chance to sit down with GYROTONIC® Specialized Master Trainer Angela Crowley to talk to her about how she compares GYROTONIC® training and pilates. She essentially doesn’t. This was intended […]
Remember when you were a kid and loved being upside down? You would hook your legs over a high bar of some nature and just hang. Or when you were small enough, you’d have one of your relatives hold you upside down by your feet. It was fun. You enjoyed inversion. Much like many things […]