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What is Lyra?

Lyria, also known as aerial hoop, trains bodyweight strength and control on a large metal hoop suspended from the ceiling.  Lyra teaches strength, balance, and control but is best known for exciting spinning techniques.  Try Lyra at Aerial Athletica and fall in love with something new!

What to wear

Men and Women: T-shirt, Tank or sports bra, and tight pants or leggings.

Lyra intro

Looking to try something new, but not ready to commit?  Try an Intro Class!  Learn about the apparatus, how it's used, some basic conditioning skills to prepare, and some beginner techniques.  Take an intro class...take 10! Take all the time you need to be ready to dive in to level 1!

Lyra 1

Absolutely everyone is welcome in this class!

Lyra 2

This video shows prerequisites for Lyra Level 2 at Aerial Athletica. Please check before you take the level 2 class.


-Straddle Invert with flexed elbows
-Knee hangs
-Pull over with flexed elbows

Lyra 3

This video shows prerequisites for Lyra Level 3 at Aerial Athletica. Please check before you take the level 3 class.



-Straddle Invert with straight arms
-Knee hangs without hands
-Pull over with straight arms

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