We are proud to bring this amazing workshop to our community on May 5-6, 2018. The course will be hosted at our Cherry Hill, NJ facility and is the first time it’s being offered in the Philadelphia area.
This course is where you can learn the popular and incredibly effective new workout practice, taking the steps to becoming a Certified Instructor. The two-day event is five and a half hours each day, 1:00pm – 6:30pm on Saturday and 9:00am – 2:30pm on Sunday.
About the Course
Level 1 is the two-day introductory course for fitness professionals (or physical therapists) who want to become Certified Instructors, or for fitness enthusiasts who want to take their Flow to the next level.
Animal Flow® includes a wide range of exercises and movement combinations that are grouped into six components, each designed to elicit specific results. The six components can be mixed and matched in many ways, and you can incorporate one, some, or all of them in your workouts! The six components include:
Wrist Mobilizations include a range of simple exercises designed to increase the flexibility and strength of your wrists, which is particularly important for any practice where you are spending a lot of time on your hands.
Activations are static holds we perform to connect the body before we start our practice. Examples include: Static Beast Hold, Static Crab Hold, and Limb Lifts
Form Specific Stretches are full body stretches that start in an animal form and then move through a wide range of motion. This increases your mobility and flexibility throughout the entire body. Examples include the Ape Reach, Beast Reach, Crab Reach and Scorpion Reach.
Traveling Forms are exercises that mimic the movements of animals. You’ll start with the “ABCs” – Ape, Beast and Crab – to get you going on these full body conditioning moves. The traveling forms are essentially how we move like animals to improve the function of the human animal.
Switches are dynamic movements that we perform one after the other, creating the “flow” of Animal Flow. You can transfer from one form to another, or repeat the same one as a drill. Examples include the many variations for Underswitches, Side Kickthroughs, Front Kickthroughs, and Scorpions.
Flow: Your Flow is where the real magic happens. You’ll combine the Animal Flow moves by linking them together in a fluid sequence, seamlessly transferring energy from one move to the next. Flows may be a choreographed sequence practiced over multiple sessions, or may be created freestyle!
Friends of The Training Room can save $25 off of registration with the code: TRPTFLOW
Register for the Animal Flow® Level 1 Workshop (Instructor Certification) in Philadelphia on May 5-6! Register here: https://www.animalflow.com/event/l1-philly-1117/