These classes were designed with Osteoporosis sufferers in mind. However, they have proved popular with neck and back pain sufferers, slightly older participants who want to keep active, and those with hip-replacements. The aim of the class is to increase bone density, flexibility, mobility and strength in a safe and enjoyable class. The photo here shows a Use it or lose it Osteoporosis-friendly Pilates class in action.
The results have been great!
After my recent hip-replacement, my physiotherapist said “Your Pilates Instructor has done a good job on you. It explains why you are so mobile!” I am doing very, very well.
— Muriel Cowen, Ingleby Arncliffe