Alixa Sutton – San Francisco, CA
Alixa Sutton is a flexibility expert, traveling all over North America giving workshops and lectures. Her work focuses on teaching coaches & athletes to improve flexibility, learn new techniques, help prevent injuries, and to control existing flexibility. Formally a competitive gymnastics coach, Alixa has spent the last 10 years developing her unique stretching techniques specifically designed for people not naturally flexible. Visit her site at www.alixasutton.net.
Alixa worked for Cirque du Soleil, creating the contortion number for KOOZA. She was the creator & trainer for the first professional kid contortion group in the US, the Mystic Pixies. Alixa is well known for her work with Cirque du Soleil, USA Gymnastics Federation, Ontario Gymnastics Congress, Rhythmic National team members, US Vaulting Federation, World Champion Sports Acro athletes, and many many individual clubs.
Alixa is still performing and you can see her work as a Solo Swinging Trapeze Artist at www.alixatrapeze.com. She also does choreography and production. She has created numerous television specials, full shows, and special events galas.