Intro to Yoga: for those students who are brand new to yoga and want to learn the very basics of the practice based on sound foundational instruction. Great for those who need a refresher or just want to take it easier from time to time. Dig into the nuts & bolts and find your "home."
Hatha Yoga Basics: for beginning & continuing students. Focus is on basic poses, breath & alignment. Props are utilized for maximum alignment & comfort. Basic is not necessarily easy, so come prepared to take your practice to your edge & see where you can go. Detailed cues will be given to help you perfect your alignment.
Yoga Basics: you'll become firmly established in Sun Salutations, moving and stretching the entire body. Learn yogic breathing to help you move smoothly through your practice and your life. Class will include meditation and yoga nidra. Suitable for all levels; no experience necessary. A great way to end your day, leave feeling energized yet relaxed.
Basic Yoga Flow: for beginning & continuing students. A vinyasa flow style class focusing on basic postures with emphasis on building awareness of the breath & body. Poses are practiced at a slower pace with attention to alignment & detail.
All Levels Yoga Flow: a moderately-paced class appropriate for ongoing/experienced Level 1 students through advanced students. A vinyasa flow style class incorporating alignment & technique, modifications are given allowing the student to choose a basic or more advanced practice according to their needs. A beautiful opportunity to be inspired by students of all levels.
All Levels Dynamic Yoga Flow: want just a little more than All Levels? This class will take you to the next step providing an opportunity to challenge yourself with some more advanced transitions and postures. Some experience and familiarity with postures is recommended - not for raw beginners.
Dynamic Yoga Flow*: recommended for students with at least 3 months of consistent practice at Levels 1 & 2. This heated vinyasa flow style class focuses on connecting breath with movement while moving continuously. Challenging postures are introduced including backbends, inversions & balancing. Rest periods & modifications are encouraged as needed.
Sunday Soul Flow Yoga: access inner peace & joy with this all-levels class designed to soothe your soul and energize and refresh your body. Class will start at a leisurely pace and build to include some more advanced postures for those who want a little more challenge. Expect some type of inversions and backbends. And stay till the end for a nice long savasansa before taking your practice off the mat.
Noon Gentle Yoga: designed to gently stretch & strengthen the entire body using basic, low to the ground postures. You will typically practice a few standing postures to improve balance, work on improving range of motion & flexibility, & end with relaxation before continuing with your day. Meets Mon/Wed/Fri with alternating themes of strength, balance, and flexibility. Suitable for all levels.
Yin Yoga/Yin-Flow: this beautiful class focuses on releasing connective tissue through a relaxed practice with long, passive holds in specific postures. These asanas gently stretch & rehabilitate the connective tissues allowing us to maintain & restore joint flexibility. The practice also allows us to reflect inward & examine how our habits are reflected in our bodies & in our lives. Yin Flow incorporates more movement between poses. This class is suitable for all levels.
Restorative Yoga: this calming, nurturing class promotes the effects of conscious relaxation & is particularly beneficial for coping with insomnia, menstrual discomfort, headaches, fatigue & an overstimulated nervous system. Props are utilized for maximum comfort. Restore, re-energize, renew. This class is suitable for all levels.
Somatic Movement Therapy & Improvisation: awaken your bodily sensing and discover the rich, supportive, subjective experience of embodiment. This class dramatically improves your connection to yourself, enabling you to access movement with refinement, fluidity and efficiency - in life and in all of your movement practices. Functionally improve dynamic alignment, breath support, grounding and movement motivation as a personal, integrated expression of embodied anatomy. Class is taught from an experiential anatomical perspective with a conclusion of personal, creative movement exploration with music.
*denotes a heated class - THE HEAT IS OFF UNTIL LABOR DAY!