7 Week Iyengar Yoga Course: 7.10pm, Tuesday 6th November 2018
Iyengar Yoga is characterised by precision and alignment. Students are able to achieve the benefits of each yoga pose through the use of props, gentle adjustments and attention to detail in teaching. The progressive nature of Iyengar Yoga ensures you learn the poses in a systematic way so your understanding deepens and you safely progress to build flexibility, stability, strength and well being.
This Beginners Iyengar Yoga course will introduce the fundamentals of Iyengar yoga poses and is based on the teachings of B.K.S Iyengar, where alignment and integration of body, mind and breath are in harmony.
An open level yoga class for students new to the Iyengar Yoga Method. Yoga poses are adapted to deal with injuries or conditions such as arthritis or fibromyalgia. Students with scoliosis will benefit from the strong focus on alignment. Drop-ins are welcome.
2-Hour Unplug, unwind and de-stress Somatic Workshop: 10.30am, Saturday 15th December 2018
Treat your body and mind with time to de-stress, unwind and recharge before Christmas with Somatics
Guided through gentle, easy exercises inspired by Somatic Movement Education, you will move deeper into awareness, allowing the central nervous system to relax and restore. Somatics is based on the principle that by moving with awareness, our body can begin to restore itself towards a state of health. Somatics can help to soothe tight muscles, relieve stress and allow you to be more mindful and appreciate the good things in life.
The workshop is lead by Deirdre Mullins, our fully qualified Somatic Exercise Coach, Clinical Somatic Educator and Yoga teacher, who since 2013 has been passionately exploring Somatic movement, leading Somatic workshops and working with clients through Somatic Movement and Yoga.
This 2-hour workshop will leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and replenished with a new sense of balance in your body and mind.
No experience necessary, all are welcome.
4 Week Beginner's Gentle Flow Yoga Course: 6.15pm, Thursday 25th October 2018 (No class Thursday 1st November 2018)
Gentle Flow is a beginner's introduction to Vinyasa Yoga. Through this gentle beginner's course learn basic yoga poses as breath, movement, and posture form a continuous, flowing, dance-like, moving meditation. During this course you will learn to synchronise the breath while moving through postures and experience gentle flowing beginners yoga pose sequences to release, balance and strengthen the body. Classes will offer variations for all levels of ability. We explore how to find fluid flexibility rather than feeling rigid in our movements. Each class will emphasis a particular theme for example to open the hips, strengthen the legs, free the shoulders, strengthen the core, or releasing tension through twists. Leave this beginner's yoga course feeling relaxed and balanced physically, emotionally and energetically.
7 Week Pilates Mat Course: 9pm, Thursday 8th November 2018
Learn to do Pilates correctly from the beginning. Master the fundamental movements with the emphasis on technique. With variations offered for beginners so you may modify according to individual strengths and weaknesses. This beginners Pilates Mat course will help you build a strong foundation and Incorporating strength, mobility and stretching movements.
6 Week Somatic Hatha Yoga Course: 6pm, Tuesday 6th November 2018
Hatha Somatic Yoga infuses Hatha Yoga with Somatic Movement. This class explores movements which bring length and lightness to the spine and flexibility and stability to the hips and shoulders.