New This Month

New This Month

We believe that fitness is a way of life that extends far beyond the participation in training sessions. In this collection, easily find the latest videos of the month with the freshest content! We want to bring you the latest information in Yoga, Pilates, Strength Training, Fitness and Wellness. Even though you may have some favorite videos that you keep going back to, it is important to mix things up, explore new ideas, stay current, and stay motivated. This collection will update each month, so check this area regularly. Once the month is complete, these videos will be listed under relevant topic categories.

Amazon Products Used:

Gliding Disks for Hardwood Floor: https://amzn.to/2KKctJH
Gliding Disks for Carpet: https://amzn.to/39bclMH
Small Pilates Sponge Ball: https://amzn.to/3jaRsE9
Fabric Resistance Band for Legs: https://amzn.to/2WuhPLF
Round Exercise Band: https://amzn.to/32Dvggr
Theraband: https://amzn.to/3c2lfOq
Neoprene Coated Dumbbells: https://amzn.to/39fNcQM
55cm Stability Ball: https://amzn.to/2OwYHZ5
65cm Stability Ball: https://amzn.to/2TZIgaw
Yoga Block: https://amzn.to/3ewJAJK
Yoga Block with Strap: https://amzn.to/2Wv5SWd
Yoga Strap (10 feet): https://amzn.to/3eymL8F
Yoga Strap (6 Feet): https://amzn.to/3h8h7Ma
Yoga Mat: https://amzn.to/2ZDSMrH
Mexican Blanket (Yoga): https://amzn.to/3iGLoDE
Pilates Ring: https://amzn.to/32neu4Z
Weighted Bar: https://amzn.to/2CFrh7W
Ballet Singe Barre: https://amzn.to/3h6V7kD
Ballet Double Barre: https://amzn.to/30ntq06

Clothing by Savvi: https://savvi.com/laureneirk

Fitness Integrated Science™ is a fitness and health methodology that combines modern biomechanic 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.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/fitintscience
Instagram: https://instagram.com/fitnessintegratedscience
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/FitnessIntegratedScience
Website: https://fitnessintegratedscience.com

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’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 mentor for AFS Association of Fitness Studios and Savvi Brand Partner

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 Fitness 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 Body Bar® Instructor with Yoga and Pilates programming, and an avid animal-rights advocate, collecting donations and hosting events in her business to benefit the Kentucky Humane Society.

New This Month
  • Video 187 | Fitness Barre Blend (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This video will give you an opportunity to experience for yourself why dancers are so fit. Starting at the barre, learn some simple ballet footwork, followed by standing Yoga poses. Practice serval standing hip and thigh exercises at the barre and finish with a strong Yoga and Pilates floor rou...

  • Video 186 | Yogalates Stability Ball Workout (35 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    This creative flow features a Yoga Pilates fusion using a stability ball, which provides the perfect surface to accommodate the curves of the spine. When using the ball, experience greater overall resisted range of motion than is achieved during traditional practices on the floor. The flowing n...

  • Video 185 | Yoga HIIT (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This Yoga Interval routine combines intensity with strength. You can leave out the jumps, omit exercises, or rest anytime you need. You will find in this practice a combination of higher effort, followed by periods of recovery. This is called interval training. A Japanese researcher named Izum...

  • Video 184 | Core Barre Workout (45 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    This Barre workout is a blend of Yoga, Pilates, Ballet, and common Fitness exercises to give you a great core workout. Starting with Sun Salutations, progress to some awesome trunk and spine exercises using a small mini ball (optional). We then go the barre for some strengthening exercises usin...

  • Video 183 | Upper Body Band Workout (30 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    In order to avoid and prevent shoulder issues, it is important that we train the muscles that attach to the shoulder blades, clavicles, upper and lower arm, rib cage and spine. Elastic resistance can be very effective in minimizing joint stress so that we can effectively train. In this video, y...

  • Video 182 | Cardio Pilates (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This Pilates workout will strengthen your abdominals, back, shoulders and hips with a flowing pace in order to keep your body moving. Experience a standing rhythmic warm-up followed by a standing strength segment for the lower body using dumbbells. Enjoy a biomechanically based Pilates routine to...

  • Video 181 | Having a Ball with Dumbbells (30 Minute workout) with Lauren Eirk

    When we use free-weights, it is common to have a weight bench to support the body while we move through the exercise. In this video, we will be using the stability ball in the same way! Due to the round, dynamic nature of the ball, you will experience more variety, challenge, and support in com...

  • Video 180 | Seated Yoga Rx (40 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    Yoga is medicine. Not every workout needs to be a sweaty challenge. It is also important to nourish our body. Seated Yoga Rx will help rejuvenate your body and mind, countering repetitive joint stresses from running, cycling, or even sitting at your desk!

    This seated Yoga practice is appropri...

  • Video 179 | Barre Body Sculpt (40 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This complete workout includes a strong rhythmic warm-up followed by a series of core exercises to target abs, back and shoulders. Using isometric Yoga poses to keep you going, experience some great standing barre exercises to make your hips feel amazing! This video will help you tone your musc...

  • Video 178 | Healthy Body with Yoga (45 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    Lauren has spent over 35 years honing this unique, biomechanical approach to yoga by focusing on strengthening weak muscles in order to improve range joint stability. Often, we become "tight" when muscles are weak and the body tries to protect joints by creating an internal bracing system. When...

  • Video 177 | Pilates for Stronger Hips (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    The original 34 Pilates Mat exercises were designed to strengthen the "Power House", as Joseph Pilates described. The Power House was not only a way to describe the abdominal and back muscles, but muscles that attach to the pelvis, femur, and lower leg. The hip muscles transfer forces directly...

  • Video 176 | Pilates for a Stronger Back (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    The original 34 Pilates Mat exercises were designed to strengthen the "Power House", as Joseph Pilates described. By targeting muscles that attach to the ribs, pelvis, scapulae, and spine, the trunk becomes a strong anchor to create movements that originate from the spine or transfer movement fr...

  • Video 174 | Hips and Core Ball (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    The stability ball, with its round surface and dynamic nature can help target muscles in a unique way. The Ball gets us off the floor, which helps us feel resistance throughout a greater range in our joints. Just keeping the ball steady will increase overall awareness and control. Performing t...

  • Video 175 | Glider Barre with Weights (35 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This challenging low-impact barre session is designed to be a complete workout for your muscular and cardiovascular systems while being kind to your joints! We will use Gliding Disks (link below) that can be substituted with paper plates or hand towels. Using friction, you can challenge our musc...

  • How To | Casting to Smart TV (3 Minute Tutorial) with Lauren Eirk

    You can cast our videos from your Smart phone to your Smart TV by downloading a simple app.

    Step number One: (Download the App to your Smart TV)
    Go to the search area on your Smart TV and type in “Web Video Caster” When it comes up, add it to your list of channels or apps. http://webvideocaste...

  • Video 173 | Glider Barre Workout (45 Minutes) with Lauren Eirk

    This Barre workout incorporates gliding disks, but you can use a folded towel or paper plate under the hands and feet as an alternative.

    Strengthen your arms, shoulders, hips, legs, and core with this easy-to-follow barre challenge. When using Gliders, place the ball of your foot on the Glider...

  • Video 171 | Starting off Strong (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    This video will jump start your fitness with detailed instruction in several basic movements. Learn how bodyweight alone can strengthen our joints and stimulate our muscles. This video will prepare you for other video types on the channel as well as get your body moving after time off from exer...

  • Video 172 | 360 Body Basics (30 Minute Workout) with Lauren Eirk

    If you are not sure where to begin with your program or what fitness type you would like, this video will help you to experience all of them. No equipment is needed for this workout, as you learn about your unique range of motion and fitness level. This video is great to launch a fitness habit ...

  • Video 170 | Beginner-Friendly Workout (30 Minutes) with Lauren

    It is easy to get distracted from our fitness programs, as we have so many demands on our time. It is important to make time for yourself too! This video uses a chair to make exercises more comfortable so that you can easily visit joint motion and put gentle, progressive resistance on your bod...

  • Video 169 | Day 5 Strength & Conditioning Yoga Strong Series with Lauren Eirk

    Standing poses are considered to be foundational in Yoga. These positions are also considered to be some of the most functional exercises in fitness and health. In this video, experience a controlled way to work the lower body while being kind to your joints. The incorporation of the dumbbells...

  • Video 168 | Day 4 Strength & Conditioning Yoga Strong Series with Lauren Eirk

    Many yoga classes rely on poses like plank and downward dog to challenge the upper body, but many times these drive uncomfortable stresses to the wrist and shoulders. Adding weighted dumbbells creates some great arm exercises to enhance your experience in yoga poses. The elastic Theraband can ...

  • Video 167 | Day 3 Strength & Conditioning Yoga Strong Series with Lauren Eirk

    The focus of a Yoga practice should be a strong, stable core. Ancient Yoga teaches that we are only as strong as our spine is flexible. However, flexibility comes from training trunk muscles to move the joints of the spine, hips, and shoulders to their greatest extent while honoring their struc...

  • Video 166 | Day 2 Strength & Conditioning Yoga Strong Series with Lauren Eirk

    The focus of a Yoga practice should be to facilitate a strong, stable core. In addition, working to maintain joint range of motion should be paramount. This video will help you to move the hip joints to their greatest extent while honoring their structure and function by training various hip pos...

  • Video 165 | Day 1 - Strength & Conditioning Yoga Strong Series with Lauren Eirk

    The focus of a Yoga practice should be a strong, stable core. Ancient Yoga teaches that we are only as strong as our spine is flexible. However, flexibility comes from training trunk muscles to move the joints of the spine, hips, and shoulders to their greatest extent while honoring their struc...