Certified Gyrotonic Trainer, Certified Gyrokinesis Trainer
Ashley danced professionally until an injury led her to yoga. She pursued advanced training in the teaching of yoga and is an experienced instructor. After moving to Portland several years ago, she discovered Gyrotonic. She then pursued intensive studies in Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis in both the U.S. and Germany.
Ashley has deep and broad experience teaching a wide variety of students, and is a passionate proponent of Gyrotonic for health, strength, flexibility and well-being. She is sensitive to the needs of each client and designs sessions that challenge and inspire.
Ashley Barton has a BA in Dance from the University of Washington. She earned her Gyrotonic Trainer and Gyrokinesis Trainer Certifications in Portland, studying with Master Trainer Emma Kingston. She has completed further coursework in Gyrotonic Applications for Hands and Feet and in specialized equipment for the Archway and the Leg Extension Unit.
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