Power Pilates

Power Pilates

This collection of videos is made up of 30-to- 60 minute workout videos based on the Pilates system of exercises designed to improve mobility of the spine, hips, and shoulders using body weight, Pilates rings, Pilates Sponge Balls, and Elastic Bands for resistance. These creative routines are made of exercises that should be incorporated regularly in your fitness routines for a strong core

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Fitness Integrated Science™ is a fitness and health methodology that combines modern bio mechanic principles with unique and progressive strengthening techniques to guide our clients to improved muscular balance, joint stability, and range of motion. Fitness Integrated Science™ is also a Wellness and Personal Training Center in Louisville Kentucky offering private yoga, Pilates, personal training, and yoga therapy for individuals as well as small groups. We have a 500-hour teacher training program, Yoga Integrated Science™, that is registered through Yoga Alliance and provide Workshops and certification courses in Yoga, Pilates, Fitness and Personal Training.

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Lauren Eirk is the creator of Yoga Integrated Science™ program, offering a unique, sound, biomechancial approach to Hatha Yoga designed to respect joint structure while improving muscle responsiveness and strength. She has spent her life teaching and studying in the health, fitness, and yoga communities, learning from some of the top minds of our time. Having worked in the health education field for over 30 years, Yoga I.S.® is her vision. Lauren’s training has made her highly sensitive to clients with complex, on-going neuro-muscular issues, helping her clients to navigate an effective exercise plan to accomplish their goals. Lauren has since expanded into Pilates Integrated Science™, Strength Integrated Science™, and Fitness Integrated Science™

Lauren’s work has been featured in such magazines as Yoga Journal®, Self®, IDEA® Fitness Journal, American Fitness Magazine, ACE Fitness Magazine, American Fitness Magazine, Fitness First Quarterly Magazine, AKWA Aquatic Exercise Magazine, Business First, Natural Awakenings, and New Woman Magazine. Lauren has presented for such fitness-health organizations and education conferences as IDEA World, IDEA Personal Trainer, Inner IDEA, FACTfest, AFPA, DCAC Fitness, AFS Succeed! Conference, ACSM Fitness Summit, AEA/ IAFC, ECA, Can-FIT Pro, Fit in the City®, Fitour®, Resist-A-Ball®, and Sarah’s City Workout®

+ B.S. Physical Therapy, University of Louisville
+ B.A. Art, French, University of Louisville
+ M.S. Health Fitness Management

Lauren is a Certified E-RYT 500 Level Registered Yoga instructor and has studied Yoga with Master teachers David Swenson, Sianna Sherman, John Friend, Mitchel Bleier, Francois Rault, Doug Keller, Doug Swenson, Judy Rice, Rodney Yee, Beryl Bender Birch, John Schumacher, and Ramanand Patel. She is a Certified Yoga Therapist C-IAYT with the International Association of Yoga Therapy and a Yoga Alliance® Continuing Education Provider (YACEP), she is the developer of the Yoga I.S.® method for Yoga, Barre, and Pilates-based classes, including the Yoga I.S. Mechanix™ method.

Lauren is a Mastery Level Muscle Activation Techniques™ Certified Specialist and MATRx Certified Full-Body Specialist Full Body, including the Lower Leg & Foot as well as the Wrist & Hand. Lauren’s MATRx delineation makes her one of 57 world-wide leading experts in the treatment of muscular Imbalances. Lauren is an International Continuing Education Provider with an established personal training business since 2006, held in the Yoga Integrated Science™ Personal Training Studio. Lauren has been a certified group fitness instructor for nearly three decades and has run many group fitness programs. She is the creator of Yoga with Resist-A-Ball®, a former Resist-A-Ball® and FiTour® Master Trainer and the recipient of the ECA OBOW Award 2007 “Most Mindful Program”. Lauren has taught group and private classes in over 27 fitness centers since the start of her fitness career in the year 1988. She has many years of experience teaching in elementary schools, college universities, hospitals, fitness centers, and community centers in various local, national, and international venues. Lauren specializes in fitness rehabilitation, health fitness management, program development, and continuing education. Lauren is a published author with extensive television and video experience. Lauren is a brand influencer for Athleta® Brand clothing and member of the Body Bar® Instructor Team with Yoga and Pilates programming.

Power Pilates
  • Live Event | Pilates Full Body Magic Circle | (60 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    The Pilates Magic Circle, or RIng, is a very versatile tool, fitting comfortably inside and outside the legs, arms, and trunk. In this workout, we will practice many variations of Pilates mat exercises using the ring in a full-body workout.

    See how the ring offers resistance, variety, and uni...

  • Live Event | Pilates Full Body Mini Ball (60 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    Creative Pilates Mat routine incorporating the sponge ball to offer support, resistance, and creativity to target what Joseph Pilates called "The Powerhouse". Improving the mobility and strength of the trunk, hips, and shoulder muscles for better posture and improved joint stability are the goal...

  • Video 433 | Pilates Contrology (30 minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    Joseph Pilates, the founder and creator of the Pilates system, knew that there was a mind-body-spirit connection to properly execute the original 34 exercises. "Contrology" is the name that is associated with classic Pilates. The movements were based on the principles of Breathing, Control, Con...

  • Video 405 | Cardio Pilates (30 minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    The "Flow" principle of Pilates is that we are to move from one exercise to the next with ease, grace, and fluidity. Joseph Pilates said that the energy of an exercise connects all body parts and flows through the body in an even way.

    Using bodyweight only, this workout starts with a power yog...

  • Video 397 | Bone Density Challenge Day Two (30 minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    Experience a bone-loading Pilates-inspired resistance training exercises that are themed in trunk and hip rotation. We begin the workout with a breath-centered warm up to set our intention and lower stress, as chronic stress negatively affects our bone health. As we move through seated, supine,...

  • Video 390 | Pilates Mini Ball Challenge (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    In the traditional 34 Pilates Mat exercises, the abdominal and back musculature is targeted in many floor exercises. In this workout, see how the addition of the Pilates Sponge Ball can add so much to your exercise routine. Experience resistance challenges, leverage challenges, joint support an...

  • Video 388 | Pilates PLUS (45 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    This 45 minute Pilates strength routine is packed with classic Pilates Mat exercises designed to work your core, hips, and upper body using the magic circle, sponge ball, and a Theraband. These resistance tools can add challenge to various hip, shoulder, and spinal joint motions by placing them ...

  • Video 375 | Pilates Back Express (15 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    Classic mat Pilates includes many exercises that are designed to improve core strength and trunk stability. In this bodyweight workout, we are focused on the ones that target muscles of the back and hips. Some of the muscles you will work include the erector spinae, glutes, hamstrings, middle a...

  • Live Event with Lauren Eirk | Power Pilates

    This workout is based on the classic 34 mat exercises from Pilates. The "magic circle", or Pilates Ring, will be used to generate forces for the inner and outer thighs as well as the spine itself. The mini ball will be used as a support and as a resistance tool for several of the exercises in c...

  • Video 370 | Pilates with Weights (45 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    This workout will add challenge and variation to your mat Pilates routine. Dumbbells can help add a challenge to your limbs and your core so that you get even better results in the time you have available.

    As we flow through many of the exercises from the classic routine created by Joseph Pil...

  • Video 364 | Pilates for Pelvic Floor (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    The Pilates Mat sequence is the focus for this workout as we incorporate many of the most effective pelvic floor exercises while practicing diaphragmatic breathing exercises.
    This workout slowly begins from a supine position as we practice pelvic tilts and pelvic floor engagement. Learn to contr...

  • Live Event with Lauren Eirk | Pilates Build

    Strengthen the hips, shoulders, abs and back with dumbbells and the mini ball will help add a challenge to your limbs and your core so that you get even better results in the time you have available.

    As we flow through many of the exercises from the classic routine created by Joseph Pilates, y...

  • Video 357 | Pilates Express (15 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This balanced Pilates Mat routine offers support, balance, and strength to your "core" in an express routine based on the Pilates system. Joseph Pilates referred to the core as the "The Powerhouse" and consisted of abdominals, back, hips, and shoulders.

    The goal of this express workout is to ...

  • Video 333 | Pilates Back and Shoulders (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    Pilates is known for classic core strengthening floorwork targeting the abdominals, back, hips, and shoulders. In this workout, we will work to specifically target shoulder muscles using a Pilates ring (or magic circle) and a TheraBand. Improve your posture as you combine shoulder movements wit...

  • Video 326 | Go-To Pilates (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    This effective 30 minute workout features some of the best Pilates exercises for a strong Core. Work the abdominals, back, hips, and shoulders in this routine to help you stay strong and fit with good posture for better respiration and spinal health.

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  • Video 309 | Pilates Sanctuary (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    These are some of my "go to" Pilates exercises to manage the stress of daily life! Inspired by the original mat Pilates routing by Joseph Pilates, this workout is designed to gently help you develop pelvic floor strength, intrinsic core stability, and improved respiration. No equipment is needed...

  • Video 271 | Pilates Ring: Hips (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    The Pilates ring is center-stage with this workout! We target inner and outer thigh, glutes, abs, and hip flexors with creative exercises and fun modifications! These are incredible core exercises for the trunk and spine, but the ring adds challenge to the legs!

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  • Video 259 | Powerhouse Workout (30 minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    Want to add a challenge to your your mat Pilates routine? Adding dumbbells and the mini ball will help add a challenge to your limbs and your core so that you get even better results in the time you have available.

    As we flow through many of the exercises from the classic routine created by Jo...

  • Video 246 | Pilates Basic Training (45 Minute workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This video will give you a great overview of the basic Pilates exercises that were handed down by Joseph Pilates and modified over the years. Learn how to modify the movements to fit your body and your goals while ensuring joint protection and safety. These exercises will build core strength, i...

  • Video 223 | Pilates Fusion (45 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This Pilates Fusion workout begins with a standing lower body sequence to warm up the lower body, followed by some creative barre work to specifically target various hip muscles. Next we move to the floor for abdominal and back exercises common to Pilates. Yoga flows are inserted into the worko...

  • Video 082 | Barre, Yoga, Pilates Mix (60 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This hour of barre fitness includes core training exercises from Pilates using the small sponge ball and elastic band for hips and thighs. Isometric contractions from Yoga round out this routine, improving joint stability and range of motion. The resisted movements are designed to improve stren...

  • Video 214 | Pilates for Glutes (30 minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    In this strength-based workout, targeted Pilates Mat exercises have been chosen to target the hips and glutes. This workout builds logical sequences that complement the traditional core exercises with standing free-weight exercises for the lower body. The cues given in this video will assist yo...

  • Video 194 | Ring of Fire (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This video includes some of my favorite and most effective core exercises based on the classical system of Pilates. Using the Magic circle, or ring, you will experience some interesting variations and challenges for the hips and trunk. The ring is always a huge favorite because it is easy to us...

  • Video 192 | Pilates Circuit (30 Minute workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This circuit workout is composed of some of the most effective Pilates core exercises using the sponge ball and free weights to add resistance to the exercises. If you are already a fan of Pilates, this steady-paced workout will make several of your favorite movements feel like never before! Yo...