Over the last 15 years, I have been experimenting with an optimal approach to freedom in movement by understanding the forces acting on the body, coupled with the investigation of the body from within.

The above investigation has unveiled a view of the body and optimal functioning that has come from sitting with the understanding that the body is one functional unit. Movement is whole.

More about Mark

Coaching Modified Bear

In this video, I coach Jordan in Ideal Modified Bear. Jordan and I have formed a Company called 5Dmovement which will offer a Membership Web Site, Seminars and Group Training. We are very excited about the potential of 5D to support our clients and to educate about Physiological Ideal. Please enjoy this perspective on performing […]

Guest Blog. Hans Lindgren. The Real Solution to Low Back Pain. Motor Control as the Basis for Moving Well!

http://www.hanslindgren.com/blog/changing-the-focus-from-managing-back-pain-to-providing-back-care/ A three-part series about low back pain was published in the Lancet on March 22, 2018. In the Lancet papers we can read that: “Low back pain is the leading cause of disability worldwide, and for nearly all the people it is not possible to identify a specific cause of their pain”. (Non-specific low […]

Transformation Happens when We work in Relationship. Taste/Test/Trust

Taste, Test, Trust is a model for a 3 step process that is also spontaneous in our action/reflection in the moment.  Taste is the initial experimentation that is unfamiliar at this point.  Test is the beginning of the means being familiar and you are also noticing adaptation and change that aligns with what you hoped […]

Audio Podcast with Quantum Yoga

I really enjoyed chatting with Jonathon Rickert from Quantum Yoga. We discussed DNS How Stability is poorly understood and is the essential aspect to understanding Functional Breathing. Posture and Stability in Moving and Yoga Eccentric Control Coactivation Proprioception. Please enjoy, audio goes for 57 minutes.

Music and Movement are both Infinite Playgrounds

The below video is of Stings acceptance speech at the Polar Music Awards in Sweden. This award is the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for Music. In his speech, Sting shares that his most powerful realisation as a composer and musician, is the use of silence with sound. The implications of understanding what is meant […]

Media: DNS Approach in AFL Football. Luke Hodge Sustained Excellence

If DNS works in the crash and bash of AFL Football, imagine how it can help you in your life situation? Hodgey played football in a sacrificial manner.  Meaning that he put his body on the line consistently for the sake of the contest and the team.  He did this for a period of over […]

Pioneer Series #1. Bruce Lee. Martial Artist, Philosopher, Actor and Father of MMA

I cannot teach you, only help you to explore yourself.  Nothing more. Bruce Lee This Pioneer Series is written to shed light and pay homage to remarkable Pioneers who have originated a way of seeing and acting that have illuminated the path for the rest of us to follow and explore. A Pioneer is an Individual […]

10 Lessons from Einstein

    Follow Your Curiosity “I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”   Perseverance is Priceless “It’s not that I’m so smart; it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”   Focus on the Present “Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss […]