A Dancer Finds Strength: Emily Jones’ Path to Pilates

I love getting an opportunity to highlight teachers! And to find out more about what got them teaching Pilates and what makes them tick. Below is a conversation I had with Blue Sparrow Pilates instructor Emily Jones.

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Be Fit to Stay Frisky

Recently one of my students who is in her seventies said, “If you want to age well, you cannot stop doing anything– not even for a second! I’m doing more now than I was 15 years ago.” ¬†Every week she …

Don’t Pull Your Hammy


HamstringsStretching is important for our muscles’ health. There are two kinds of stretching important to understand: dynamic and static stretching.

Dynamic Stretching¬†increases range of movement, blood and oxygen flow to soft tissues prior to working out. Dynamic stretching before …