Posts Tagged: Balance

New! Core Strength for Real People: Get on Your Feet

You may have heard of the 2012 study that says your ability to stand up from the floor can predict your mortality from any cause. All the more reason to practice! Playing with the transition from the floor to standing is also a good way to challenge your core strength and improve your balance. The… Read more »

Watch: Building Blocks of Balance at Yoga Vibes

My colleagues at Carolina Yoga Company and I are building a library of targeted videos for Yoga Vibes. You’ll be treated in the near future to wonderful content from Alexandra DeSiato, Jenni Tarma, and Laura Terry—some of Laura’s super helpful videos are already available. My first series is Building Blocks of Balance. It consists of… Read more »

Watch: Yoga for Athletic Balance (5)

My latest Yoga for Athletic Balance class is online at Yoga Vibes, where you’ll find 100 other videos from me. This 75-minute class is appropriate for athletes and everyone. Join Sage Rountree for an all-levels Yoga for Athletic Balance class live streamed from Carolina Yoga Company. In this class you move through a standing warmup… Read more »

Register Free: Elevate Summit

Balance is the key to injury prevention. Balance in space prevents acute injuries; balance within the body prevents overuse injuries; and balance between work and rest keeps you mentally fit and motivated. That’s why my Monday class, which livestreams at Yoga Vibes and at my Facebook page, is called Yoga for Athletic Balance. If you’re… Read more »

New! Core Strength for Real People: Tap Front and Back

Ready to keep your sense of humor as you play with a challenge to your balance? The latest episode of Core Strength for Real People is here to help! From standing and from tabletop, we’ll work abs, back muscles, and balance with contralateral movements to tap in front of and behind the body. Enjoy the… Read more »

Watch: Yoga for Athletic Balance, with Wall Work

As the beta of my Yoga for Athletic Balance class live stream continues, we’ve nailed down the sound with a nice new mic. Classes are archived at YogaVibes. Last week’s class is an especially good one for the late season and the holidays. You’ll need a little wall space or a chair or clear coffee… Read more »

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: Balance in the Hips

The first of the month means a new video is live at Core Strength for Real People! Strengthen your hips front to back and side to side with this innovative, progressive sequence that builds to dancer pose and tree pose. Enjoy the preview above, and buy or rent the entire video at the Core Strength… Read more »

New! Core Strength for Real People: Dancer, Tree, Pigeon, Eagle

The first of the month means a new video is live at Core Strength for Real People! This one challenges your balance, then takes those shapes into dedicated core work. 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… Read more »

New! Core Strength for Real People: Standing

The first of the month means a new video is live at Core Strength for Real People! This one challenges your core, glutes, and lower legs from a standing position. No mat needed—you may not even need to change your clothes, which means you can do this as a midday break. Enjoy the preview above, and buy or… Read more »