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Virtually Gorton: Mat Pilates for Kids via Zoom with April Nelson Wednesday, June 17

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Virtually Gorton: Mat Pilates for Kids via Zoom with April Nelson

  • Date: June 17, 2020
  • Time: 9:30 am to 10:00 am
  • Price: $5.00
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Mat Pilates for Kids via Zoom with April Nelson

Have fun and play with movement! April Nelson teaches the basics of Pilates for kids using simple language and fun imagery. Kids will learn to perform exercises safely and with control to build a strong core, increase body awareness, improve focus, and increase strength and flexibility. Each class will focus on one basic principle of Pilates to help kids perform exercises like Rolling Like a Ball, Seal, Planks, Backbends, and more!

Pilates for Kids – Ages 7-12

About April Nelson:
April Taylor Nelson is the owner of Pike Pilates Studio and the creator of the Pilates for Kids Fitness Program.  April is a certified Pilates instructor on the following apparatus: Mat, Reformer, Springboard, Trapeze Table/Cadillac, Chair, Ladder Barrel, Spine Corrector, and Magic Circle. She has also completed training in TRX Suspension Method and myofascial release and is working towards an additional certification (pending July 2020) through the Pilates Method Alliance (PMA), an accredited and globally recognized program for Pilates professionals.

WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU DOWNLOAD ZOOM PRIOR TO THIS CLASS

How to INSTALL/DOWNLOAD Zoom:

Download the Zoom app https://zoom.us/download
– Open the Zoom app on your desktop 
– You will receive an email invitation from the meeting host which will have a link, and a meeting ID/password

– Click on the link in the email
– Join the meeting with video and audio enabled
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