What’s The Din with Yin?

What’s The Din with Yin?

Yoga means to join or to yoke (yoke implies to control – mind and body). With Patanjali defining it as chitta vritti nirodha. It means that yoga is the removing of the fluctuations of the mind. Yoga is not about becoming perfect, but becoming whole. Most forms of yoga...
Yin Yoga Butterfly Pose

Yin Yoga Butterfly Pose

Yin Yoga Butterfly Pose – With Modification   Butterfly Pose offers a low back and spine stretch, without the tightness of the hamstrings restricting you. This asana opens up the hips, whilst stretching the inner thighs – adductors. Both these areas tend to...
YinSight into The Yin Toe Squat

YinSight into The Yin Toe Squat

Yin Toe Stretch – It’s the Little Things in Life… Stretch the feet and ankles, with a simple yet effective pose.  This great little pose stimulates all the energy channels in the lower body through this yin yoga toe pose. It’s the little things in...
Pilates Reformer a beginners Guide

Pilates Reformer a beginners Guide

Pilates Reformer beginners Guide Reformer Pilates uses a machine invented by Joseph Pilates, helping improve techniques. The Joseph Pilates Reformer offers resistance and at the same time also assistance. This assistance allows you to have the confidence to take your...
Pilates Postural Assessment – Rear

Pilates Postural Assessment – Rear

Pilates Postural Assessment – Rear   Elite Pilates & Yoga YMCA Teacher Training Course   I love Postural Analysis time when we run our Yoga or Pilates YMCA Level 3 Course. The anatomy section of ones training and biomechanics can actually come to life –...