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. 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.
2. Mythology & Yoga: Open Your Hips for a Playful Spirit
Hanumanasana is known in English as the splits. Though challenging, the splits are meant to be approached in the spirit of play. This Grokker Premium video is designed to warm the major muscles including the glutes, quads, hips, psoas, and hamstrings. Follow Grokker Yoga Expert Rebecca Snowball through this targeted sequence to prepare your entire body for this impressive pose. The key is to embody the spirit of play as you practice. This class is part of her Heart of Hanuman series. All Levels.
3. Beach Bod Yoga Hips Back & Hammies
Create your own hot yoga session while following Tara who is on a hot beach. She will help you workout your core and hips with this video.
4. Julie's Simple Happiness Pose
For those times when we are feeling not-so-great, practicing an inversion or ‘legs up the wall” pose can be an effective way to increase our energy levels, lower stress and boost our mood . In this session Julie will guide you through her “happiness pose” that she does each day to feel more energized, focused and present.
5. 15 Min Yoga for Chest and Shoulders
This is a sequence designed to open up the chest and shoulders.
6. The Beginner's Guide to Yoga: Learn the Warrior Poses
Welcome to the second part of your beginners introduction to yoga tutorials. In this video Grokker Expert Michael James Wong will show you how to properly perform Mountain Pose, Chair Pose, Warrior 1, Warrior 2, and Reverse Warrior, some of the most fundamental yoga poses . This video is perfect whether you are a brand new yogi looking to start your practice, or if you are a bit more advanced in your practice this class is perfect for a quick tune up!
7. 3. Simple Stretches For Beginners
Yoga is the perfect style of exercise for improving overall flexibility. Whatever your level of flexibility, this session is all about getting you to feel good in your own body. Join Celest for this stress busting stretch session, that will leave you feeling totally relaxed and recharged. This video is the third and final in the 3 Steps To Yoga series.
8. 1. Sun Salutations for Beginners
The sun salutation is a series of yoga postures performed in a graceful flow, commonly found at the beginning of a yoga practice. Each movement is coordinated with the breath. Join Celest Pereira for this step-by-step guide to sun salutations that is designed to gently warm up the body, release tension in the muscles, and leave you feeling energized and excited for your next yoga session. This video is the first of three sessions in the 3 Steps To Yoga series.
9. 14-Day Yoga Challenge: Yin Yoga for Your Hips 2
This restorative flow is going to open your hips and leave you feeling relaxed in no time.
10. Vinyasa: Freedom for the Neck
If your neck needs some love and attention, then you've found the right yoga class. Tammy Mittell will lead you through 15-minutes of seated poses designed to soothe and energize your neck. This video is perfect for yogis of all skill levels.