Profession & Organization

  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Faculty Member, Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute (ATRI)

Maria Sykorova Pritz, Ed.D


Maria Sykorova Pritz Ed.D earned her doctorate in education (specialty in Physical Education and Sports) from University Comenius in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Maria is a faculty member at the Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute (ARTI), member of AEA Research Council, author of health fitness articles and FLS CE class, presenter for national and international fitness conferences.

In her 3 decade career, Maria has combined academic knowledge with hands-on experience in functional fitness, pain management via land-based and aquatic fitness. Maria’s unique training method (SykorovaSynchro Method℠) involves the integration of multidisciplinary techniques to achieve overall health and optimized performance. Maria is an ATRI faculty member, member of the AEA Research Committee, FLS continuing education developer, author and presenter.