Special Events

Current Events

A Unique Science-Based and Resource-Oriented Mindbody Integration for Working with Tension and Trauma


When 19 - 21 June 2023
Where Kurhaus Bergün, Switzerland
Presenters Joeri Calsius and Karin Gurtner
Education investment Regular course price: CHF 1200
Early bird course price: CHF 950
Accommodation: Individual


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24 June 2023
Kreuzlingen, Germany

Presenting at the event
Stephanie Ludwig
Slings Myofasziales Training


FEEL Body & Mind Day
Lörrach, Germany

Presenting at the event
Karin Gurtner and Stephanie Ludwig
Slings Myofascial Training




Past Events & Conferences

Reflections after 50 Years of Orthopaedic Practice April 1st 2023, 9am–6pm in Berne, Switzerland

1 April 2023
Bern, Switzerland

Presenting at the event
Simone Jakob
What about the forgotten fascia?


9 - 11 December 2022

13 - 15 December 2022

Where: Hotel Ermitage Wellness & Spa, Schönried, Switzerland
Presenters: Tom Myers & Karin Gurtner
Language: English
Investment: CHF 1200 (includes only course fee)
Equipment: Yoga or Pilates mat

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Because we believe in empowering people to empower themselves, we are offering 3 distinct and brand-new webinar series that aim to benefit you professionally and personally alike.

8 experts from the fields of fascia research, psychology, structural integration, physical therapy, sports science and medicine, and resource-oriented integrative movement are coming together to interweave science and practice, cognition and inner wisdom, contemporary knowledge and experience-proven applications.

1. Series: Up and Running
2. Series: Kinaesthetic Intelligence
3. Series: Core Vitality


Learn more about our Webinar Series 2022


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A science-informed and practice-relevant online continuing education series by Karin Gurtner for movement professionals and therapists.

The Webinar Series 2021 was streamed and recorded from January to June 2021. The 12 webinars are bundled into 3 topics:


  • Functional Anatomy Spotlight
  • Simply Profound
  • What Moves You


Learn more about our Webinar Series 2021


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4 December 2022
9:00 - 13:00
Time zone: Switzerland (CEST, UTC+1)­­­

Where: Live Online (Zoom)
Presenters: Robert Schleip and Karin Gurtner
For whom: For all movement professionals who are interested in fascial training
Education investment: Regular price: CHF 160
Early Bird price: CHF 140 until 20 Oktober 2022
Equipment: 2 soft massage balls, for example Slings Massage Balls
Recording: You will have access to the course recording for 30 days.

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Já pensou você junto de 21 grandes referências mundiais do Movimento e Educação Somática no conforto da sua casa com todas as aulas ao vivo? 

When: 24 - 27 November 2022
Language: Portuguese
Organiser: Inner Balance
art of motion presenter: Karin Gurtner

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Back Health: Functional Myofascial Anatomy, Pain & Health-Oriented Teaching
For Whom: Movement professionals and therapists interested in the topic of back health
When: 28 - 30 October 2022
Friday + Saturday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Time zone: Switzerland (CEST, UTC+2)
Format: Live Online (Zoom)
Investment in Education: CHF 560 (CHF 500 for payments until 28 September)
Educator: Karin Gurtner
Training Equipment: 1 Pilates/Yoga mat
2 soft massage balls (Ø 12cm), for example: Slings Myofascial Massage Balls
Recording: Access for 30 days

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Bodensee Event

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Location: Kreuzlingen
Language: German
Date: 25 June 2022
Program: Agenda Bodensee Event
Presenter: Stephanie Ludwig
Organisation: Bodensee Event
aerokongress Freiburg (D)

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Location: Freiburg (D)
Language: German
Date: 14 May 2022
Program: Schedule aerokongress
Presenter: Stephanie Ludwig
Organisation: aerokongress
Master Class for Inner and Outer Peace

Join Karin:

Saturday 19th of March from 11:00 – 12:30 Switzerland time


Whatever you want to give. All donations will fully go to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in support of the people of the Ukraine and others affected.

Good to know: You get 30 days access to the Masterclass recording after the live streaming.


From Heart to Hands: Discovering Inner Ease, Courage, and Belonging

Come home to your body and right into the heart of your core expression at the exclusive mountain retreat with Tom Myers and Karin Gurtner.

Through inspiring lectures and intelligent movement practices, you will discover and experience the distinct kinaesthetic qualities of each of the Anatomy Trains lines in our ’neuro-myo-fascial’ web, therefore greater vitality within yourself.

1 - 3 December 2021
6 - 8 December 2021


About the congress Website
Where: Online


Date: 18 - 19 September 2021
Program: Program
Movement break Karin Gurtner, Alan Herdman, James D'Silva, Michael and Ton, and many more
Organiser: The Pilates Platform

The World Congress of Fascia is aiming to share knowledge about fascia in its various aspects: microscopic, embryological, anatomical, evaluation, treatment and movement.

About the congress


Where: Online

Presentations in different languages, simultaneous translation Brazilian-Portuguese.

Date: 12 - 15 August 2021
Program: Program
Movement break Karin Gurtner, Thomas Myers, Robert Schleip, Andrzej Pilat, Carla Stecco, David Lesondak, Catarina Fede und viele mehr
Organiser: Fabiana Silva (Cirklo), Cristiano Queiroz and Leonardo Sette (ABFascias)


Interested in updating your fascia knowledge related to sports and movement?

The 4-annual congress ‚Connective Tissues in Sports Medicine‘ will be conducted as an online event this year, thereby allowing for a much wider international participation. 

Hosted by our faculty member Robert Schleip PhS and his colleagues at the Technical University of Munich/Germany, the focus of this high quality educational event is on the latest insights about the role of fascial tissues in sports and movement. The impressive list of keynote speakers includes Daniel Lieberman (Harvard Univ.), Carla Stecco (Padua), Paul Hodges (Brisbane), Keith Baar (Davis Univ., Calif.), Irene Davis (Harvard Med. School), Mette Hansen and Michael Kjaer from Copenhagen, Adamantios Arampatzis (Berlin) and many more. 

Participants can attend in real time during the two online event days March 26th-27th 2021, but can also watch the related recordings with any time delay between a few minutes later and up to 6 months afterwards.

Where: Online
Date: 26 - 27 March 2021
Program: Program
Movement break Slings Myofascial Training lesson by Karin Gurtner
Organiser: Conservative and Rehabilitative Orthopedics Technical University of Munich
15% discount

Coupon code: connect-aom

Special bonus: when mentioning the coupon code ‚connect-aom‘ at registration, you will receive a 15% discount.


Women for Women. Join internationally renowned female presenters and learn more about the wonders of the female body from fascia research and fascia-focussed movement.


Karin Gurtner, Carla Stecco, Caterina Fede, Melanie Morin, Guan Ling, Alison Slater, Anna Maria Vitali, Jo Phee, Beatrix Baumgartner, Daniela Meinl

Where: Online
Date: Saturday, 20 March 2021
Program: Schedule (PDF)
Organiser: Fisciamente Formazione


Join a host of international and highly regarded educators for this years Anatomy Trains Australia & New Zealand Summer School!

Presenter: Karin Gurtner
Where: Online
Date: Saturday, 20 February 2021
Times: 3.00pm - 5.00pm AWST
Topic: Structural Integration Through Resource-Oriented Movement
Organiser: Anatomy Trains Australia & New Zealand


Tom Myers and the Anatomy Trains team have created a special event to show deep appreciation, and are thrilled to invite you to the Anatomy Trains 12 Days of Christmas Masterclass Series, showcasing world-renowned thought leaders in fascia, anatomy, and body-minded movement. With this amazing lineup, it will be hard to pick just one to attend!


Tom Myers, Karin Gurtner, David Lesondak, Dr. Jaap Van der Wal,  Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, Dr. Peter Levine, Andrzej Pilat, Dr. Neil Theise, Dr. Carla Stecco, Wojtek Cackowski, Dr. Meredith Stephens, Eric Franklin, Julie Hammond, Dr. Robert Schleip, Jill Miller, James Nestor

Where Online
When 26 December 2020 - 6 January 2021
Organiser Anatomy Trains


Slings Master Class with Karin
Presenter: Karin Gurtner
Date: Friday, 18 December 2020
Times: 16:00 – 17:30 (Swiss time)
Price: CHF 35 (+ CHF 2.69 fee)
Recording: Access for one week

Don’t miss this incredible online event:

18 International presenters from Europe and America will drive you through the new researches on the role of Fascia in Movement and Sport.

Robert Schleip, Carla Stecco, Karin Gurtner, Antonio Stecco, Adamantios Arampatzis, Andrzej Pilat, Bernardo Neme Ide, James Earls, Jan-Paul Van Wingerden, Jan Wilke, Mette Hansen, Keith Baar, Sérgio Fonseca, Anna Maria Vitali, Divo Muller, Johannes Freiberg, John Sharkey, Laurice Nemetz

Where Online
When 12 - 13 December 2020
Organiser Fisicamente Formazione
Program Schedule (PDF)
15%-Discount Code  art-of-motion


Move or Glue - Congresso 100% Prático da Fáscia
Where: Live Online
When: 5 December 2020
Organiser: moveorglue.com.br
Presenter: Stephanie Ross-Russell
Topic: Slings Myofascial Training


Webinar Tom Myers & Karin Gurtner

Join Anatomy Trains author Tom Myers and pioneer of Anatomy Trains in Motion and Slings Myofascial Training Karin Gurtner for this exciting one-day event where you will explore the Deep Front Line and a new concept of core connection. Sharing their profound understanding of structural integration and resource-oriented movement, Tom and Karin will weave their unique collective wisdom together providing an experiential immersion into myofascial anatomy.

Where: Live Online by Practica
When: 22 November 2020
Presenter: Karin Gurtner, Tom Myers
Topic: The Deep Front Line - A New Concept of Core
Oganiser anatomytrains.ru


The Embodiment Conference

Making embodied wisdom available to everyone, everywhere, free of charge. An online conference and more than that…
a kickstart to a global movement. Embodiment is about making friends with your body, and feeling at home in your skin. The conference will give you free access to the top teachers in the field, offer a community of support, and be a huge global party to be remembered.

Where: Online
When: 23 October 2020
Presenter: Karin Gurtner
Organiser theembodimentconference.org

Interoceptive Soundscape: Fine-Tuning Inner Ease


Australian Fascia Symposium

Globally renowned Fascia Research presenters. Pre & Post conference workshops.

Where: Online on Zoom
When: 18 - 20 September 2020
Organiser fasciasymposium.com.au
Presenter: Karin Gurtner
Topic: Adductor Magnus: Pathway to the Pelvic Floor


Summer School München

Auch 2020 werden wir wieder das Ende des Sommers nutzen, um intensiv zu lernen, uns auf den neusten Stand der Wissenschaft zu bringen und die aktuellen Trends zu erfahren.

Where: online
When:      21 September 2020
Organiser: Summer School München
Presenter: Stephanie Ludwig
Topic: Zeitgenössisches Pilates Flow - dynamische Stabilität
Slings Myofasciales Training - Anatomy Trains In Motion


Conscious Movement Conference

These weekends are about expanding our knowledge within our respective disciplines… but also about exploring other movements and concepts, networking with other professionals, learning and growing, evolving ourselves in the process and above all…. having fun!

Where: Cape Town, South Africa
When:      21 - 23 February 2020
Organiser: consciousmovement.co.za
Presenter: Anneke Kruger
Topic: Slings In Motion: Vitality with Fascial Movement