Yoga Q & A! Hip Opener yoga poses stretch the legs, inner thighs, groins, hips and muscles of the back. I've been getting a lot of questions about hip issues and overall tightness in the hips. This is a great little stretch sequence that you can blend with your daily routine or supplement into a current yoga practice. Also yummy before bedtime! Hop on the mat and check in with those hips as I answer your yoga questions!
2. 30 minute invigorating yoga practice
A 30 minute invigorating yoga practice if you need a little pick-me-up. There's a short warm up, but it may be best to do a longer warm up, so try the video suggested at the beginning if you think you might benefit from a longer warm up. Always move within a pain-free range.
3. Yoga For Runners - Warm Up Sequence
Adriene shares a Yoga For Runners Warm Up Sequence. This yoga practice is suitable for all levels and designed to inspire you to check in and create a full body warm up experience before your run. You can practice this before a walk, jog or run or you can practice this as you prepare for a running program or future runs! Awareness is key! We must be patient and mindful as we build endurance in running- just like in our yoga practice- we find what feels good, find ease and build stamina, strength and discover a practice that can be fun! Stay tuned for Yoga For Runners Cool Down and Yoga
4. Locust Pose- Foundations Of Yoga
Learn the Foundations of Salabhasana or Locust pose! This yoga pose is a back bend with the strong support of your foundation and the earth. It has many variations and is a great preparation for Bow Pose or deeper back bending asanas. Locust Pose is a great full body strengthener and wonderful to relieve fatigue and giving some love to the spine. Extend through the crown of your head and enjoy the balance of strength and grace in Salabhasana.
5. Forward Fold Yoga Pose - Yoga With Adriene
Our Foundations of Yoga series continues with this Standing Forward Fold (Uttanasana) which is great stretch for the back and hamstrings. Cooling and calming, this pose is great before bed to aid insomnia and great anytime to release tension and toxic thoughts. Also a great pose to ease headaches - believe it or not! Give it a try and let me know what you think!
6. 20 Minute Blindfolded Yoga Practice
A 20 minute blindfolded yoga practice. Why the blindfold? Try it and you will see why. Allow slow, deep breath to move you through each pose. Always work within a pain-free range. Use a scarf, sleep mask or handkerchief for the blindfold.
7. 15 minute gentle morning yoga
A great way to start your day - a slow, gentle yoga sequence to wake the body up. Always move within a pain-free range.
8. Yoga for Women - Yoga For Cramps and PMS
Because you demanded it... a special LADIES ONLY video! Yoga for Cramps and PMS. This is a gentle and restorative sequence for a woman to practice before or during her cycle. Adriene shares supportive postures using items you will have around the house - such as a blanket or towel and a few pillows. (Or LOTS of pillows!) ("Those aren't pillows!!!!")This sequence invites the ladies to slow it down and support the body and its natural rhythm. It provides relief for PMS, cramps and lower back aches. It calms the nervous system and chills the energetic body leaving you feeling cool and clear. Practice to support the body and it' wisdom - leaving frustration and fussiness behind.
9. 30 Minute Restorative Yoga and Meditation
Beginning and ending with a guided centering/meditation, this is a 30 minute restorative yoga session. This is for people who: -are beginners, or have limited flexibility/mobility-are looking for a very slow, gentle practice-are needing a calming, guided meditation
10. Yoga For Abs - 6 Minute Abs Workout
A quick and mindful Yoga for Abs Workout! You can do this sequence alone or before or after your regular yoga practice. Connect to your center and learn to move from the inside out! Build strength in your core, find a supportive posture and relief in your lower back!