February 9, 2019

what if you never did yoga before and your range of motion isnot good?

Priscilla Portis, Level 12
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Sweet Demise, Level 67
Sweet Demise29 points
June 26, 2019

Hello Priscilla Portis - Debbie Coldiron has made some great suggestions below. Based on my experience (& preference), the beginner series videos by Celest Pereira & Siri Peterson Cavanna would be a great start. They explain the basics without making the beginner feel overwhelmed.

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Siri Peterson Cavanna, Level 11
16:01
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Siri Peterson Cavanna, Level 11
23:47
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Celest Pereira, Level 8
18:01
Debbie Coldiron, Level 49
Debbie Coldiron126 points
February 11, 2019

Hi Priscilla Portis. Welcome to Grokker!

I've attached a few beginner yoga/flexibility workouts that you may enjoy. In addition, you may want to consider joining a beginner yoga program. Programs are a great way to take the guesswork out of which workout you should do on what day. Here are some good beginner yoga programs, as well as some programs on flexibility:

3 steps to Yoga: https://grokker.com/yoga/vinyasa/program/3-steps-to-yoga-with-celest-pereira/57dbf7e596a02c934191d55c
Yoga Basics: https://grokker.com/yoga/program/yoga-basics-the-beginner-s-guide-with-celest/57dbf89c96a02c934191d5a6
Beginners Guide to Yoga: https://grokker.com/yoga/beginners/program/beginner-s-guide-to-yoga-with-michael-james-wong/5727bea7ae15771574119c49
Yoga for Beginners: https://grokker.com/yoga/beginners/program/yoga-for-beginners-with-siri-peterson-cavanna/56c4cb8555ebe0d0080df682
Flexibility and Control: https://grokker.com/fitness/flexibility-and-balance/program/flexibility-and-control/5b2aa40759a78e3cd220e9d3

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Michael James Wong, Level 3
7:25
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Celest Pereira, Level 8
22:14
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Angelo Dela Cruz, Level 6
29:39
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