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Class Descriptions

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Hatha Yoga

This class includes a series of physical asanas (poses), short pranayama (breathing exercises) and relaxation.

 

 

One of the oldest forms of yoga Hatha Yoga originated in India some 2000 years ago to bring the body into alignment and work on building up strength and flexibility in the body and mind.

Suitable for all levels.

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Hatha Yoga With Pranayama

This is an extended Hatha Yoga class includes pranayama (breathing techniques) to help strengthen your respiratory system and yoga practice. 

Suitable for all levels

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Hatha Flow

You will flow through a sequence of Hatha poses linking your breath to movement, while strengthening your body and improving your flexibility and balance. 

Modifications will be offered throughout making this class suitable for all levels.

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Restorative Yoga

Restorative yoga is simply that – restorative! This class is all about slowing down and opening your body through passive stretching, breathing and stillness for extended periods of time. 

Props are used to assist in helping you to hold the poses longer so you can completely relax. Restorative classes are very mellow, making them a good complement to more active practices and an excellent antidote to stress. Suitable for all levels.

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Yin Yoga

In this slower practice you will hold asanas for extended periods of time to work deep into your connective tissue, joints and bones, releasing areas of stress & tension that a dynamic yoga practice cannot always access.

This class aims to build strength, flexibility and focus as well as leaving you feeling relaxed and restored. Suitable for all levels.

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Pranayama & Meditation

This class is an inward practice which includes learning different pranayama (breathing techniques) & meditation. 

Regular practice will help strengthen your immune & respiratory system, as well as taking you deeper into your yoga practice allowing you to find balance and peace within.

Suitable for all levels.

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Men Who Stretch

Yoga is as much for men as it is for women. You will be guided through a sequence of asanas which will focus on releasing tightness in problem areas such as the hips, hamstrings, shoulders. 

This class is focused on changing men’s perspective of yoga. Many men think a workout includes a set of heavy barbells. Unlike other workouts that often target specific body parts, yoga is a full-body workout, strengthening and stretching nearly every muscle in your body. Yoga can also prevent muscle soreness, improve flexibility, increase focus and boost energy.

Suitable for all levels.

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Yoga For Recovery

 

In this class the focus is on creating a safe space for people in recovery from any type of addiction to practice yoga to help the healing process.

Recovery from addiction of any kind requires healing for the mind, body, and spirit.

The class is based on The Minded Addiction Recovery Kit (MARK) of yoga & mindfulness for recovery by the Minded Institute and uses a yogic-based approach to give people in recovery self- regulatory tools by bringing mindful awareness to the body which can support the recovery process for oneself.

The classes will include Yoga Nidra (deep relaxation) asanas (poses) and pranayama (breathing exercises) to calm the nervous system and ease the symptoms of problems such as stress, anxiety or sleeping.

The class is beginners-level, and we welcome people in recovery, as well as friends and family!

Price: donation only/pay what you can.

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Vinyasa Flow

This class has a focus on coordinating the breath with movement as you flow through a sequence of poses to help strengthen the body & ease the mind.

Each month will follow the same sequence to support the growth of your practice with variations & modifciations given.

It is recommended that you have some experience or knowledge of basic yoga poses prior to taking this class.

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Yoga Nidra

Yoga Nidra is a “yogic sleep” and is a meditation technique where you are guided into a state of deep relaxation while maintaining awareness. 

This practice is done lying in a comfortable and supported Savasana (resting pose) allowing you to release physical, mental and emotional tension which will hopefully leave you feeling rested and restored.

Suitable for all levels.

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Movement & Meditation

This is a gentle yoga and meditation practice to ease you into the morning and set up the mind, body, and breath for a new day. 

We’ll spend some time in stillness, breath & awaken the body slowly.
Often by the middle of the week, we jump out of bed in rush to start the day. Our thoughts are focused on the weekend. And with this ‘tunnel vision,’ we don’t give our bodies time to catch up.
This class is an opportunity to pause & reset so you leave feeling open, present and aware.


Suitable for all levels.

Relax & Restore

Relax & unwind with this slow moving and gentle yoga and meditation practice to release the stresses and worries of the day.

Expect to feel calmer and ready for a good nights sleep afterwards.

This class is suitable for all levels and is perfect for beginners or anyone who just simply wants to relax.

Ashtanga Basics

This class will guide you through the fundamentals of the Primary Ashtanga series. There is a mix of standing, seated and balancing poses and each class finishes with a relaxation. 

Adjustments and modifications are given as and when necessary. As you synchronise your breath with this flowing sequence and become familiar with the Ashtanga series, your mind will move into a meditative and calm state while your body becomes stronger and more mobile. This class is perfect for those who are after a more dynamic but not too demanding practice.

Suitable for all levels.

Strength & Conditioning

Yoga isn’t just about becoming flexible. Many times we push on in our practice unaware that in order to go deeper, you need the strength to carry you. Tightness in your muscles is often a sign of weakness in your muscles.

This class will include a mix of yoga asanas (poses) & core work (not just the abs) to help you strengthen & condition your entire body & mind. Helping you to evolve in your yoga practice by getting to know your body & hopefully prevent injuries by accepting your limits & capacity in certain poses.
Variations will be given and the same sequence will be taught throughout the month to give you the opportunity to get familiar with poses & see your progression.
This class is suitable for all levels.

Seasonal Hatha Yoga

Seasonal Yoga is a style of yoga designed to reflect seasonal changes, and work with these energies and qualities to support individual organs and systems, encouraging physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. 

To do this it draws upon philosophy teachings of both Yoga and Traditional Chinese.

Suitable for all levels

Yin Yoga & Yoga Nidra

This class is a floor based, slower mindful practice in which you will hold poses for extended periods of time to work deep into your connective tissue, joints and bones, releasing areas of stress and tension that a dynamic yoga practice cannot always access.

The class will end with a Yoga Nidra a “yogic sleep” where you are guided into a state of deep relaxation while maintaining awareness. This practice is done lying in a comfortable and supported Savasana (resting pose)  allowing you to release physical, mental and emotional tension which will hopefully leave you feeling rested and restored.