Rita D Scott


Rita Scott learned the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM® in her native Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from Master Trainer Rita Renha. She is also certified in the GYROKINESIS® methodologies, GYROTONIC® Level 2 programs, Jumping Stretching Board, and GYROTONER® with Master Trainer Debra Rose. Rita specializes in working with dancers to aid in their cross training by leveraging her previous professional ballet career with the Teatro Municipal de Niteroi, Brazil, the San Francisco Opera, her San Francisco Ballet School training, and the GYROTONIC® Applications for Dancers material.  

New clients from the global community will especially appreciate Rita’s international background and diverse cultural competency.  Her goals are to welcome her clients, movers and non-movers alike, and lead them toward moving with ease, strength, and balance. Rita is a member of the faculty of the GYROTONIC® programs for the LINES BFA at Dominican University, the LINES Ballet Training Program, and the San Francisco School of the Arts. She also holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology.

My Qualifications

  • GYROTONIC® Apprentice
  • GYROTONIC® Trainer
  • GYROTONIC® Pre-Trainer
  • GYROKINESIS® Apprentice
  • GYROKINESIS® Trainer

My Training

  • GYROTONIC® Level 1 Pre-Training Course
  • GYROTONIC® Level 1 Foundation Course
  • GYROTONIC® Level 1 Final Certificate Course
  • GYROKINESIS® Level 1 Pre-Training Course
  • GYROKINESIS® Level 1 Foundation Course
  • GYROKINESIS® Level 1 Final Certificate Course
  • GYROTONIC® Applications for Dancers Level 1
  • GYROTONIC® Applications for High Level Athletes
  • GYROTONIC® Applications for the Shoulder Girdle
  • GYROTONIC® Level 2, Program 1 Course
  • GYROTONIC® Level 2, Program 2 Pre-Training Course
  • GYROTONIC® Psoas Principles
  • GYROTONIC® Level 1 Update Course
  • GYROTONIC® Archway Level 1 Course
  • GYROTONER® Course- 4 days (legacy)
  • GYROTONIC® Jumping-Stretching Board Course
  • GYROTONIC® Leg Extension Unit Course
  • GYROKINESIS® Breathing Course Intensive
  • GYROKINESIS® Level 2 Beginner Course
  • GYROKINESIS® Level 1 Update Course
  • Gyrotonic Level 2 Course (legacy)
  • Gyrotonic Level 2 Pre-Training Course (legacy)
  • GYROTONIC® Pre-Trainer Update Course

Teacher Training Course Schedule

No training events scheduled at this time.

Virtual Class Schedule

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“The ultimate aim is to be at home in one’s body, to be at one with the nature of oneself, and to experience exercise as a creative and delightful experience.”
– Juliu Horvath