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Movement Professional Finds Fresh Inspiration in GYROTONIC® Education

Blog Content // Interviews // Testimonial // September 13, 2022

GYROTONIC® Trainer Chandler Moore Sanders, has always been a lover of movement. Cina Canada, Gyrotonic Headquarters Media Coordinator, sat down for a conversation with Chandler about her journey as a movement professional. In this interview, she shares about how she discovered the GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Methods and how this system expanded her teaching repertoire. You […]

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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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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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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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From Walker to Upright: Treating Acromegaly with the GYROTONIC® Method

Blog Content // Testimonial // October 21, 2018

By Adrian Griffin There may well be something to the clichés about the duality of life experience. When I look back at difficult times in my life, sayings like, “It’s always darkest before the dawn” or “Every dark cloud has a silver lining” do apply if enough time has passed for me to recognize it. […]

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From Feeding Tube, Wheelchair, and Pain Medication, To Freedom!

Blog Content // Testimonial // March 12, 2018

By Rosaria M. Gracia GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Trainer Dance Artist, Choreographer, Movement Director, University Lecturer, Researcher This is Alice’s story. She came to my Gyrokinesis classes in the Autumn of 2016 while still wearing a gastric bag. I was moved by her determination to move. We worked together to strengthen her core and legs, and open […]

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Primary Treatment In a Successful Orthopedic Clinic: The GYROTONIC® Method and the GYROKINESIS® Method

Blog Content // Testimonial // October 26, 2017

We visited the Rheintal Clinic and talked with three of the Physiotherapists working with patients there to hear what they had to say about integrating the Gyrotonic Method and the Gyrokinesis Method into their treatment programs. This facility is a large, specialized clinic for orthopedic traumatology and internal medicine and cardiology and is located in […]

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Breaking the Cycle of Pain Pills With the GYROTONIC® Method.

Blog Content // Interviews // Testimonial // August 07, 2017

By Cina Canada I first heard about William Knight from GYROTONIC® Master Trainers Elizabeth Holland and Lisa Lansing. They had both worked with him in Maine. I’ve heard many stories about how this movement system changes lives, but Bill’s story was unique. So I went to visit with him in Portland, Maine during one of […]

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