In this class the focus is on functional (real life) fitness.

Emphasis is on developing strength, flexibility and balance which are the basis for functional fitness in real life. Correct posture and breathing contribute to body awareness and optimize everyday ease of movement.

Please note full semester registration is required. Students may make-up missed classes in a different class within the semester. Call 212.415.5553 to arrange a make-up class.

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  • Body Alignment & Fitness

    First Session: Wed, Feb 1, 2017, 10:45 am - 11:45 am

    Instructor: Marilyn S Baker  show bio

    Marilyn Baker has worked in modern dance, film and theater. She has studied with Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, Finis Jhung and Mary Anthony. Marilyn has taught children and adults for 35 years. She has been on the faculties of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center, New Jersey Center for Modern Dance Education, North Carolina School of the Arts and taught at the University of Utah, Old Dominion University, as well as in the Harkness Center at 92Y. She has conducted teacher training workshops for the American Dance Guild, NYC Headstart Program and 92Y. She designed and implemented an early childhood curriculum in dance for young children. For the last 25 years she has had a personal training and small group fitness practice. Marilyn holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.

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    Day(s): Wednesday

    Sessions: 18

    Class Calendar: View class calendar

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: Room To Be Assigned

    Price: from $288.00

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Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.


Who is eligible for priority registration?

Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.

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Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.

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