Clinical Pilates/ Beginner: Ribcage Alignment

Step 1:

Lying on your back

Feet, Knees, Hips in line with shoulder

Spine resting gently on floor


Step 2:  

Activate transverse abdominis (TA) and hold


Step 3:   

Breathe in and bring both arms up towards your head

Keep ribcage from lifting on the mat

Bring arms down

Release ribcage


Exercise recommendation and physio in photo: Upekha Senaweera



** Please note it is highly recommended you seek advice from one of our physiotherapists before commencing any exercise if you experience pain. 

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