Posts By: Sage

Listen: “Meet the Moment,” Wanderlust Speakeasy

In 2015, I gave a talk at Wanderlust Snowshoe in the Speakeasy—the festival’s version of a TED Talk. I was so nervous! While I’m no stranger to public speaking, this was next-level stress. Instead of the yoga or meditation teaching I’m used to doing, I was talking philosophically about lessons I’ve learned in life. The talk was… Read more »

Scheduled: Teaching Yoga to Athletes Intensive in North Carolina

The hometown version of my five-day intensive on teaching yoga to athletes will be Monday–Friday, July 17–21, this year. (You can also catch it at the 1440 Multiversity in Scotts Valley, California, Sunday–Friday, June 18–23, and online anytime at Sage Yoga Teacher Training.) This is always a highlight of my teaching schedule—not only do I… Read more »

Correct Dates for Sequencing: June 26–30

I’m reposting with the correct 2017 dates for Sequencing Yoga Classes from Welcome to Namaste—I’d incorrectly used the 2015 dates before! I do hope you’ll join on June 26 for a week of creative work. Yoga and movement teachers: when did you last take plenty of time to play on your mat, create new sequences, collate them,… Read more »

Scheduled: Sequencing Yoga Classes from Welcome to Namaste

Yoga and movement teachers: when did you last take plenty of time to play on your mat, create new sequences, collate them, and plan classes? Much of this work happens in small increments. Dedicate yourself to a full work week of creativity in Sequencing Yoga Classes from Welcome to Namaste, and you’ll develop an invaluable playbook to keep your… Read more »

New: Core Strength for Real People: Dynamic Core

The first of the month means a new video is live at Core Strength for Real People! This sequence works your abs, back, and glutes. Enjoy the preview above, and buy or rent the entire video at the Core Strength for Real People page. Better yet, subscribe, and for less than the price of one Pilates or… Read more »

Watch: You Call This Yoga

Yesterday, I had a nice hour-long chat with Howie Shareff of You Call This Yoga. You can watch the archived show here and read about Howie’s work with accessible yoga here. He produces Yoga Fest NC, which happens April 8 in Raleigh—read about that here!  

Scheduled: No Fooling: You Can Handstand

Do you think the idea of getting into handstand is a joke? Join Sage on April Fools’ Day to learn fun preparations for the pose based in yoga and Pilates. At the end of the hour, we will take a lighthearted approach to trying handstand at the wall. You need not want to get upside… Read more »

New: Core Strength for Real People: Planks and Stretches

The first of the month means a new video is live at Core Strength for Real People! This efficient workout combines planks in every orientation with backbends, side stretches, forward folds for a full-body routine. Enjoy the preview above, and buy or rent the entire video at the Core Strength for Real People page. Better yet,… Read more »

Scheduled: Classroom Management and Safety

CPR training as part of our Classroom Management and Safety teachers' intensive. A post shared by Sage Rountree (@sagerountree) on Mar 1, 2014 at 11:20am PST Movement teachers: come learn how to handle everything from heart attacks to fart attacks in our fun, educational weekend on Classroom Management and Safety. It’s part of the Carolina Yoga… Read more »