In 2021 Cydney completed a research and development period funded by a ‘Developing Your Creative Practice’ grant from the Arts Council England. This provided the opportunity to investigate Biomechanics, Kinesiology and a wide range of physical disciplines in order to both inform her artistic voice, and to develop an approach to movement that encourages a safe and sustainable performance practice.
Cydney has explored physical training programs with Ido Portal, Fighting Monkey, Evolve Move Play, The Running School (London) & Anatomy in Motion.
Cydney is a certified FRCms (Functional Range Conditioning Mobility Specialist).
'Functional Range Conditioning (FRC®), is a system of joint health optimization based on scientific principals and research.'
'There are three main training-goals when utilizing the FRC® System...
Cydney incorporates FRC® principals into her teaching, movement coaching, and choreography practice, to encourage a safe and sustainable approach to movement.