WORKOUT LEVEL: Beginner audiences (Level 1 of 5)
LANGUAGE TRACKS: English
REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: Chair, Pillow (optional)
A gentle workout that can be performed by all ages and ability levels. You don’t have to leave your chair to enjoy the benefits of STOTT PILATES®. Ideal for individuals with mobility limitations, arthritis, or the mature exerciser who is just getting started, this seated routine of gentle stretching, strengthening and breathing works the arms, legs and torso.
- 20 exercises
- Workout Time - 19 min
- DVD Length - 77 min
- Closed captioning
EXERCISES: Breathing, Neck Release, Shoulder Rolls, Abdominal Connection, Imprint & Release, Arm Raises, Scapula Isolations, Elevation & Depression of Shoulders, Chest Opener, Arm Scissors, Mermaid, Hand Exercise, Wrist Circles, Knee Extension, Heel Presses, Running, Ankle Circles, Spine Twist, Chair Squats, Spine Stretch Forward
- Bonus workout – Try the next level!
- Work out with music only
- Discover Merrithew™ Equipment
- Learn about STOTT PILATES instructor courses
- Five Basic Principles
Moira Merrithew, together with President and CEO of Merrithew™, Lindsay G. Merrithew, has spent over two decades promoting the benefits of responsible exercise through their brands STOTT PILATES®, ZEN•GA®, Total Barre® and CORE™ Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training™. Working closely with a team of physical therapists, sports medicine and fitness professionals, they ensure all programming is aligned with current scientific and biomechanical research.