Hey, #RIPPEDFamily! We have some really exclusive insider information coming to you this week. But first, we have to give you the low down. So, Alana Carlisle Adame recently joined our family of R.I.P.P.E.D. instructors in Texas. Congratulations Alana! She reached out to our fitness family, seeking advice on how to learn our routines so she can be fully prepared to teach her R.I.P.P.E.D. class.
And boy did the #RIPPEDFamily come through with the advice and encouragement. Get the tips and hacks for memorizing routines from some of our veteran instructors. This can also help you improve your process if you already teach a R.I.P.P.E.D. class, or it could ease your concerns about getting certified.
Renata Gresham, Washington
“I watch it all the way through and maybe attempt some of the moves from the couch. Then I’ll get up and do it with the video and then I press play on my phone and see how much I can remember. A lot of times I think we over think the choreography and we actually know more of it than we think.”
Janice Carter Smith, Louisville KY
“I watch the demos, then watch the season. I find that looking for the patterns helps. Once I get the pattern it makes it easier. Also, listen to the music everywhere so you can get comfortable with feeling the changes and the cueing. I listen in my car a lot!!”
Clara Chopp Goldman, St. Louis, MO
“I watch the video and participate a few times. Then I queue it back to the starting point and play the music and try it without the video. If I need help then I fast forward to a part in the section I am learning that I need help with. The key is
practice and have FUN!”
Andrea Fletcher, Rochester, MN
“Practice with the video, then demos, and then with no cues video. And finally, practice with just the music and no video.” –
Angel Chinault Chadwell, Blacksburg, VA
“Once you listen to the music, learn it, and then learn the counts for the various moves, it’s pretty easy to implement. It will also get easier and quicker with time. I remember being new to a choreographed format and I felt like it took me a long time to learn it. But now (for most tracks) I can watch it a time or two and roll it out easily.”
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