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An Olympic Runner’s Perspective on Training With the GYROTONIC® Method

Blog Content // Interviews // Testimonial // December 21, 2021

Olympic runner Steven Solomon discovered the Gyrotonic Method through Master Trainer Erika Parisi in Sydney, Australia. We were able to get on a call with Steven shortly after he competed in the 2021 Tokyo games to ask how this work has helped improve his running. We also did a follow up interview with his trainer, […]

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A GYROTONIC® Master Trainer’s Perspective on Training with Olympic Runners

Blog Content // Testimonial // Tips for Trainers // December 21, 2021

Gyrotonic Master Trainer, Erika Parisi, has first-hand experience with and insights into working with athletes. She comes from a dance background and began working with Olympic runner Steven Solomon nearly two years before the 2021 games in Tokyo. She shares her approach to working at this level with a professional runner and how other athletes […]

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History of the GYROTONIC® Equipment with Creator Juliu Horvath

Blog Content // Interviews // December 04, 2020

Have you ever wondered about the origins of the GYROTONIC® Equipment and how it came to be? The Gyrotonic Media team connected with Juliu over a zoom call to hear his story about the origins of the equipment. Read our highlights below, and watch the full video to hear the story from Juliu. The Sparks […]

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Moving in Masks

Blog Content // Interviews // November 13, 2020

Master Trainer Veronique Breen shares her experiences with learning to use a mask for both her own movement practice and when teaching clients, and how that progressed into becoming a mask maker. HQ: Tell us your personal experiences/concerns as the Corona Virus pandemic became a serious concern in the US and you had to close […]

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Dancing with Covid

Blog Content // Testimonial // August 26, 2020

By Miriam Barbosa I am the founder of Miriam Barbosa Dance as Artistic Director, Dancer, and Choreographer. I am also a GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Master Trainer and a former Martha Graham Dancer. When I was a teenager, I had numerous episodes of tachycardia, a rapid heartbeat of more than 100 beats per minute.  During this time, […]

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Why I Practice the GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Methods

Blog Content // Testimonial // June 19, 2020

Why I practice the GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Methods by Master Trainer Rich O’Conner My Body Feels Amazing It’s Functional I’m Not a Zealot It’s Rewarding It’s Empowering When I started my Gyrotonic journey, I was very strong from years of hard training, and heavy lifting, but I was horribly tight and inflexible. I could not […]

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How to Use Virtual Teaching to Serve Your Clients in New Ways and Build Your Business

Blog Content // Tips for Trainers // June 01, 2020

  By Dawn Strom, GYROTONIC®  and GYROTONIC® Master Trainer and Movement Therapy Coach Virtual instruction is quickly becoming a new and easy way to connect with clients when you can’t meet in person. It provides a variety of benefits, including location freedom, opportunities to reach an international community and support your in-person clients in new […]

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The GYROTONIC® Method and an Awakening of Artistic Expression

Blog Content // Interviews // March 08, 2020

Cina Canada, Gyrotonic Headquarters Media Coordinator, sat down for a conversation with Vered Hofton about her identity as an artist. In this interview, she shares that after 12 years of practicing the GYROTONIC®  and GYROKINESIS® Methods, a new portal to her inner creativity burst open without warning. With no formal art training, she suddenly began […]

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World-Class Badminton Player Chou Tien Chen on the GYROTONIC® Method

Blog Content // Interviews // July 25, 2019

Chou Tien Chen is a world-class badminton player from Taiwan, representing Chinese Taipei. He currently is ranked #3 in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) world rankings for men’s singles. He is also a silver-medalist at the 2018 Asian Games and the winner of men’s singles in the Indonesia Open 2019. We recently connected with his […]

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Spinal Fusion and the Road to Recovery With the GYROTONIC® Method

Blog Content // Testimonial // December 13, 2018

By Robert John Weber, Jr. My movement background is in gymnastics, figure skating and ballet. I’m also a trained teacher in the Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis Methods. In 1985, when I was in Germany dancing for the National Ballet, I was diagnosed with HIV. At that time, that diagnosis was generally regarded as a death sentence. […]

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