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. Move for Stress Relief
Is stress holding you back from living your best life? It is almost impossible to feel our best when we are experiencing stress. In this Happy Yoga session, Julie will guide you through the ultimate stress-relieving yoga flow, full of postures, poses and sequences that will extract tension from your body and allow you to mentally detach yourself from troubling, stressful thoughts.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. Introduction To Backbends
Backbends are one of the most invigorating types of yoga pose. They stretch the hip flexors and help open up the shoulders and chest - an area where many of us hold tension. Join Celest as she guides you through this safe and easy to follow introduction to backbends.
5. Beginner's Eight Angle Astavakrasana Pose
This heat building full Vinyasa practice is sequenced toward the peak pose Ashtavakrasana (eight angle pose). This Grokker Premium video will work on the foundations of the pose targeting core and arm strength, as well as hip opening postures. Join Grokker Yoga Expert, Christy Evans, as she leads you in this balanced class toward Ashtavakrasana. All Levels.
6. Yoga and Pilates Fusion: Relieve Back Tension
This class is perfect for those days where you're feeling tension in your upper or lower back. Whether you work at desk all day or have been taking on a lot of strenuous activity, allow Grokker expert Tammy Mittell to guide you through this gentle pilates and yoga sequence that will ease your pain, and leave you feeling refreshed and relaxed.
7. The Beginner's Guide to Yoga: Learn the Basics of Lunges and Twists
Welcome to understanding the basics Twists and Folds, a pose and alignment based class perfect for beginners who are new to yoga. In this class you will learn the correct way to do Crescent lunge, Revolving Crescent lunges, Revolving Chair pose, Side angle, and Side Plank. Whether you are new to the yoga practice and trying to learn the basics, or if you are a more advanced yoga practitioner looking to remind themselves of the basics then this video is for you!
8. Beginner's Guide to Yoga: Understanding Closing Sequences
Welcome to the final technique video of Michael James Wong's Beginner's Guide to Yoga. This class is designed to take you through the finishing sequence, which includes poses like pigeon pose, shoulder stand, and corpse pose, or shavasana. These poses are all amazing at relieving stress and alleviating tension throughout the body. Join Michael, and learn the secrets to perfect alignment in these basic postures.
9. Bringing You Back to You
Try this yoga routine when you need to unwind after a long day. Tara Stiles walks you through poses designed to energize your body in a balanced and even way.
10. 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.