Today, a group lesson in the Pilates system is very different from the same class several years ago, because a lot of new equipment has appeared – rings, balls, rubber shock absorbers, belts, yoga belts. The purpose of all these tools is to improve your practice, but there is one new invention that was created exclusively for working on the mat. This is the CORE Band.
This tape was invented in order to increase work efficiency and help to better understand the Pilates method while working on the mat. It allows you to use your own body as resistance, which makes working with the tape something similar to working on the Reformer. If you are just starting to practice Pilates, then the tape will help you perform exercises from the Center, which will provide the correct result literally right away. If you are an old- Continue reading
Is Pilates an underfitness or an original method of self-improvement?
Pilates, Pilates with balls, Pilates on Reformers, Pilates for a healthy back, Pilates for athletes and what other Pilates you will not find in advertising the modern fitness industry?
What are these Pilates? Different methods? Why then is all this united by the word Pilates?
Joseph Pilates called the method that he developed his whole life – Controlology – the art of control. This Continue reading
Functional training in the gym is very popular and is widely used in fitness. Training includes work that requires continuous movement.
Performing such exercises, the athlete trains every muscle that he uses daily. Classes in gyms are aimed at loading specific muscle groups. Functional training makes it possible to work and actively develop all the muscles of the human body.
Movements during training vary in level of intensity and complexity, it depends on the purpose of the lesson. Athletes who use such training show great ability to quickly learn new skills, compared to others. Continue reading