In Vinyasa, we practice breath initiated movement. Class pace is aerobic, fluid, and challenging for beginners. There is a strong emphasis on delicate transitions, with steadiness and ease recognized as elements of graceful movement. Refined movement through powerful postures create integrated strength, flexibility, and a kick butt workout.Don't be intimidated by the idea of taking up yoga. Yoga for beginners classes are designed specifically to ease you in gradually into a practice. Yoga poses in beginners classes are easy enough not to put off first timers but just hard enough to stretch your muscles and give you a real workout. What's more there is such a range and variety of yoga styles and instructors for beginners to try that you will certainly find the right yoga practice for you. Move for Stress Relief by Julie Montagu
1. Yoga Monk's Beginners Practice
Discover Beth Win's yoga secrets. Designed for beginners but appropriate for anyone looking to take their practice to the next level, this yogamonk's practice is inspired by a busy, urban life in East London. A unique fusion of flow yoga and eclectic dance, Beth breaks down the basics so you can fully integrate core concepts. Each of the exercises in this Grokker Premium video will encourage an open, aligned spine for increased freedom and flexibility. Find this new freedom alongside Beth's playful spirit.
2. Balance 101
Develop a stronger foundation. Balancing can be challenging for beginners, and can become a struggle as we age. In this Grokker Premium video, join Vinyasa Expert, Laura Burkhart, to strengthen critical stabilizers and find ease in these more challenging postures. The class will be well round touching on a variety of postures, but will pay particular attention to vriksasana (Tree Pose), Virabhadrasana III (Warrior 3), Ardha Chandrasana (Half Moon Pose) and Utthita Hasta Padangusthasana (Extended Hand to Big Toe Pose).
3. Moving With The Breath
Correct breathing is an important part of a yoga practice. By connecting your breath to each movement you will be able to experience all the mental and physical benefits the practice has to offer. Join Celest for this easy to follow beginner class, that will have you feeling relaxed, balanced and happy.
4. Yoga Basics; the Complete Beginners Guide
5. The "I Need More Energy" Sequence
A simple, quick and easy routine to boost your energy. Your endorphins will kick in to get you motivated for the day.
6. Introduction To Sun Salutations
The Sun Salutation is a series of 12 postures performed in a single, graceful flow. Each movement is coordinated with the breath. In this video, Celest will show you a basic sequence and key poses of the Sun Salutation that will form the foundation of an ongoing yoga practice.
7. Unwind Bedtime Yoga
Sometimes we need a little help unwinding from a busy day, and thankfully Tammy is here to help! In this class, Tammy will lead you through a sequence designed to release tension and clear your mind so that you can fall into a deep rejuvenating sleep. This video is appropriate for all levels.
8. Move for Strength
Want a stronger core, arms and legs? Not only can yoga make you more flexible and reduce stress, it can also make your entire body stronger. Julie will guide you through a series of strengthening yoga sequences designed to challenge both your body and mind. Feel empowered as you build multi-directional strength and confidence as you start to feel great from the inside out.
9. Build Calm Energy: A Gentle Flow
Start your day off with a yoga routine that will build calm energy to last through your entire day. This sequence builds calm and focused balanced energy in your entire body and mind.
10. Beginner's Flow Practice
Full sequence of stretches for a comprehensive beginner's practice. Align your spine, open the hips and hamstrings, strengthen your core and connect with your breath.