Essentrics is a full body workout that changes and aligns your body through strengthening and stretching. The Esmonde-White technique develops lean, strong and flexible muscles that change the overall shape of your body and posture. It draws from Tia-Chi, which creates flow and balance; the theories associated with ballet, which creates long, lean, flexible muscles; and the pain-relieving principles of Pilates and physiotherapy.
Scientifically designed movements used throughout the Essentrics program align, strengthen and stretch the muscles to achieve:
Miranda Esmonde-White is one of America’s greatest advocates and educators of healthy aging. She is best known for her PBS fitness show, Classical Stretch, which has been airing since 1999 and is rated as the #1 fitness show on the PBS network, and for creating Essentrics – the technique that Classical Stretch is based on. Following her career as a professional ballerina, she developed Essentrics and became a flexibility trainer and consultant to numerous professional and Olympic athletes, celebrities and other notable clients. Visit www.essentrics.com for more information.
Your body is meant “to go the distance”. Don’t buy into the myth that you have no control over the aging process.
In Aging Backwards, Miranda Esmonde-White tells us that we don’t have to accept the negative consequences of growing older. Aging doesn’t have to bring knee and hip replacements, arthritis, loss of range of motion, stooped posture or weight gain. In Aging Backwards, Miranda explains and shows us through diagrams and photos how we can reverse the aging process and stay feeling young and alive regardless of our chronological years.