Posts Tagged: video

Watch: Pinup Warmup at Yoga Vibes

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I have a new video up at Yoga Vibes, one of my favorite warmup sequences. It also works nicely as a standalone stretch break targeting shoulders, spine, and hips. I call it the Pinup Warmup because there are several poses to strike: you can Vogue along the way! Here’s a taste: Watch the full video here. If… Read more »

Watch: Six Moves of the Spine, Supine, Two Legs at Yoga Vibes

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I have a new video up at Yoga Vibes, and the extra-great news is that it’s yoga you can do in bed. This sequence comes straight out of my book Everyday Yoga. It makes a nice standalone practice first thing in the morning or last thing in the evening, or can serve as a warmup or cool down as part of your longer home practice.

I Miss Mondays the Most

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Of all the routines that have shifted, my Mondays have changed the most during the shutdown. Used to be I’d meet my running friends for the same strides workout, spend time doing desk work, go to the studio, take Alexandra’s Pilates class, then teach Yoga for Athletic Balance. The best part was coming home after… Read more »

For Yoga Teachers: A Self-Assessment Bonanza

Are you sick of yourself yet? Me, too. Not only am I getting a lot of enforced downtime to watch my brain and all its patterns, I’m using the shutdown to record fresh video lectures for my main online course, Teaching Yoga to Athletes.* This means I spend several hours a day literally watching myself…. Read more »

Online Classes and Courses Galore

I hope you’re staying centered and calm (enough) this week! Yoga can help a lot. For many years, I’ve been amassing an extensive library of online classes for students of any amount of experience and continuing education courses for yoga teachers, so if you find yourself in need of some at-home de-stressing or something to do while your kids take their own online courses, here are some suggestions—and a few special deals.

Watch: Restorative Reset at Yoga Vibes

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Let’s be real—we all need more rest. This hourlong restorative yoga practice with me on @YogaVibes delivers just that with three deeply relaxing poses. You’ll begin in a supine position, utilizing a chair to elevate your legs and release tension in the psoas and lower back. This practice is the antidote for frazzled nerves, a tweaked back, or insomnia.

Watch: Yin for the Upper Body at Yoga Vibes

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My newest video available at Yoga Vibes is a yin yoga practice for the upper body. Description Join Sage Rountree for a 30-minute yin class designed to open your shoulders and relax your mind. Increase mobility in the shoulders from multiple angles as you move through four yin-style poses. As a bonus, they’re all done… Read more »

Read: Creator Spotlight: Sage Rountree

I recently spoke with the sweet folks at Kapwing, a cool app that lets you quickly edit video for posting online, about how we use digital storytelling at the studios. I found the app when I was looking for a way to crop a video to square for Instagram and add captions. Here’s the result:… Read more »

Watch: Rest and Restore at Yoga Vibes

My newest video available at Yoga Vibes is a special treat for you: it’s restorative yoga! If you aren’t familiar with the practice, prepare to fall in love. It’s long holds of fully supported poses with the goal not to stretch but to let go completely. (If you find letting go tough, start off with… Read more »