The owner of a new Pilates studio in Long Island City is hoping to share the benefits of the exercise system with a new community.
Adrianne Yurgosky opened Long Island City Pilates on April 3 at 12-17 Jackson Ave. She began doing Pilates in college, when she was a field hockey player at Ithaca College. After she suffered a torn disc in her back, Yurgosky found that the exercise was the only thing that could help alleviate her pain.
Though she graduated with a degree in international political science and French literature and worked in sales at international hotel chain Accor Hotels, Yurgosky practiced and taught Pilates on the side.
After working in a corporate environment for two years, she realized that teaching Pilates was her passion and decided to do it full time in 2009. Four years later, Yurgosky opened Article source: http://qns.com/story/2017/04/28/new-pilates-studio-long-island-city-wants-help-achieve-longer-leaner-muscles/