I spent a lot of time at Carrboro Yoga this summer with a lot of wonderful students. The brightest highlight was my annual five-day teachers’ intensive on yoga for athletes. This sympathetic group of lovely colleagues was especially present with and kind to me during the week my father had brain surgery, and I’ll remember everyone fondly…. Read more »
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I recorded the practices during my teachers’ intensive Sequencing Yoga Classes from Welcome to Namaste—always available online at sageyogateachertraining.com—and they will be rolling out on YogaVibes over the next few weeks. This is an opportunity to learn not just the what and how of the physical practice, but also the why: why these poses in this order? The first… Read more »
Here are three more short videos, companions to the short practices in Everyday Yoga. These are focused on flexibility, mobility, and relaxation, and they make good alternate-day practices to pepper among the strength practices that posted last week. Upper-Body Flexibility and Mobility Lower-Body Flexibility and Mobility Relaxation and Recovery Watch the full-length videos—and dozens more from… Read more »
The third of the companion videos illustrating routines from Everyday Yoga builds core strength and stability. In only 16 minutes, you’ll work all the muscles of your core, connect to your breath, and bring balance to your body. Watch the full practice, and dozens more, at Yoga Vibes.
Here’s another of the short practices from Everyday Yoga. This is another strength-builder, working your shoulders, core, hips, and legs—and all in only 16 minutes! See the full practice—and dozens more, including several free options—at Yoga Vibes.
All this week, Yoga Vibes will be posting video companions to the short practices in Everyday Yoga! These offer a companion to the book and will help you include a little bit of yoga most days, especially if you are traveling away from your favorite studio over the summer vacation season. This first practice is… Read more »
Summer in a college town like Chapel Hill, NC, is glorious. Parking is abundant, and beer trucks don’t block the downtown streets. The sun is up early; evenings are sultry and lovely; and summer sublets are easy to find with two-thirds of the population out of town. So come join me for one or more of… Read more »
I’ve been quiet online over the last few weeks because on December 31, my business partner and I added a third location to our studio! Hillsborough Yoga and Healing Arts joins the family as Hillsborough Yoga Company. This means that class passes work across three locations: Carrboro, Durham, and now Hillsborough. The work has been fun but all-consuming. We’re getting… Read more »
My latest piece for Yoga Journal suggests some poses to counter front-of-the-body tightness created by heavy lifting (or a lot of sitting). Weightlifting and CrossFit can be a great way to develop full-body strength. While CrossFit pays attention to mobility, it’s still easy to incur imbalances in the body—especially when you head to a desk and sit for… Read more »
As we hit the quiet time of year, the schedule at my yoga studios is condensed, with unique workshops to celebrate the holidays. Here are my special offerings, all at Carrboro Yoga Company. With the exception of New Year’s Eve, these are regular drop-in classes. Monday, December 22, 6:00–7:15 p.m.: Yoga for Athletes Wednesday, December 24, 2:00–3:15… Read more »