Active-Isolated Flexibility is a technique of stretching in which we pinpoint, isolate and stretch each individual muscle used to perform to your highest potential. Join internationally renowned director, choreographer and master teacher, Michèle Assaf, as she takes you through a series of stretches that will reduce your workload by removing tightness so you can swing your limbs more freely. These stretches transport oxygen to sore muscles and quickly remove toxins from muscles, so recovery is faster. A.I. Flexibility works as a deep massage technique as it activates muscle fibers during stretching.
REACH - Finally! An instructional video that guides you step-by-step through the fundamentals of flexibility. It's chaptered in such a way that there is benefit for the office worker, the traveler, the dancer, the gymnast, the martial artist or the contortionist. From pedestrian to professional, there are rewards here for all. Regardless of your chosen discipline, Craig Hempsted's "Reach" video will help you achieve your flexibility goals.
This DVD focused on Flexibility for runners and offers a number of instructor lead routines.
Online Classes are follow-along style workouts filmed at the GB Master Affiliate, Awaken Gymnastics Inspired Fitness and taught by Orench and his top instructors. Each week we will post new classes and you can either do them as they come out or browse the video library to do your favorite workouts again. In essence you can become a virtual student of GymnasticBodies.
This video will make you an expert on flexibility and strength training! High kicks and splits with no warm up will be yours! Just spend four to fifteen minutes a day on dynamic (not ballistic!) stretches, and only twice a week eleven to twenty three minutes on our special strength exercises and isometric stretches. Tom improved stretches which scientific studies by Hold, Travis, and Okita, and later by Tanigawa, have shown to cause 267% greater increase in flexibility than any other kind of stretches. This is a do along video. Every exercise is shown and clearly described.
Instructor Amy Brown presents another entry into her Pilates For Life series with PILATES FOR FLEXIBILITY. Amy focuses on exercises that help achieve flexibility via some strenuous work on muscles throughout the body. A fun and easy-to-follow guide to Pilates, Amy's series is aimed at the beginner and intermediate levels.
Perfect for desk jockeys and extreme sportsmen alike: a tailored program of stretches to help you get back the length of muscle and ease of movement your body needs for peak performance and health. Modern life makes for poor flexibility: immobility, stress, and extreme workouts can all contribute to muscle tension and damage, and the movement barriers that result. Here’s your solution. Fitness Anywhere's Education Director Fraser Quelch takes you through a series of active stretches that open muscles and connective tissue. Arms, legs, core, back, shoulders and neck are all addressed: you’ll achieve improved posture, a better range of motion, and increased stability from head to toe. Designed to be adaptable to any level of fitness, this program is perfect for professional athletes and beginner fitness enthusiasts alike—anyone who wants to feel better in daily life will see results.
Reach is a non-stop, flowing mix of ballet-based exercises targeting all those hard-to-reach areas for the ultimate in strengthening and lengthening. Reach combines stationary low impact movement and spot targeting floorwork for an energetic hour long workout that will improve total body strength, balance, flexibility and posture. Reach … renewed lift and tone from head to toe!