Corey’s Top 10 Reasons to practice Pilates!

I truly believe that Pilates is for everyone!  An amazing quality of this wonderful fitness technique is the ability to adapt to ANY BODY and meets you wherever you are with your current fitness level and strength. Strengthening your large and small muscles uniformly, Pilates helps you be better at everything else in your life. Are you a runner? Do you play tennis? Swim? Bike? Do you have to stand a lot during your day? Sit a lot during your day? It doesn’t matter what it is, Pilates helps you just be betterRead More…

What is Neutral Spine or Neutral Pelvis?

And why is it important to work in this position?

If you have ever seen an x-ray picture of a the spinal vertebrae, or drawings or photos in an anatomy book then you know that the spine is not a straight bodily structure, like building blocks stacked directly on top of each other, but more of a snake-like curved structure.  Neutral Spine is the NATURAL curves in the spine, when standing in an upright healthy stance. In this position, the pelvis is not rotated posteriorly (tailbone tucked under) or rotated anteriorly (lordosis/swayback) however just…neutral. Read More…

Awesome Green Smoothie Recipe

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If you a re looking for new ways to get your greens into your diet here is a great idea: green smoothies! Read More…

Announcing Pilates Mat Class beginning October 1, 2013

I have been keeping my eye out for a great space to offer my Pure Body Pilates mat classes to the community. Read More…