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Slow Burn: Practice for Emotional Stability with Luke
A handful of poses are held for a prolonged period of time in an effort to balance energy between the head and the heart. This class features supportive, grounding postures meant to build congruity between breath, body, and mind.
Props Needed: a block, bolster, 2-3 blankets, chair
A Citizen Standard is designed for both students newer to Citizen Yoga and students looking for clarity on the basics of alignment e.g. foot placement. Kacee will take you through the building blocks of a well-rounded practice, ending with Headstand 2 with modifications.
This grounded yet heat building class will focus on soothing the nervous system to prepare the body for sirsanasa (headstand one). Inversions invigorate the mind + body with the placement of the heart above the head. You'll need 1 strap and two blocks.
In this 30 minute yoga + weights class we will focus on all the muscles in the upper body - shoulders, biceps, triceps, chest, and back. Explore different weight lifting techniques while flowing through yoga in between. For this class, you will need dumbbells.
Explore crow pose using a block. This class is designed for all levels of practitioners focusing on building confidence with crow pose as well as some crow pose transitions. Fine tune your crow pose practice and have have fun with poses balanced on your hands.
Open the shoulders with a sequence designed to increase mobility. Learn how to use gravity and the support of the wall to safely and effectively extend the range of motion in your upper back and shoulders over time.
A challenging class focused on building towards crow & baby crow pose. The pace of class is similar to a vinyasa, though there will not be as much flowing on your own during certain sections of class. The class has steps to building towards each pivotal moment, so do not be discouraged if you can...
In this class, you will open your hamstrings, strengthen your core and twist into new postures! The class begins grounded and moves towards standing poses. Bringing a belt or strap can be extra helpful!
Get upside down with this immunity strengthening sequence. With the support of a wall, this inversion based practice will work the meridians of the lung + large intestine, both integral in supporting the overall health and immunity.