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Darien's Open Up To Wind Down
$4.95

Yoga Flow

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 32 Min.
Focus: Slow Down
Instructor: Darien Southerland
Props: None
Level: Level 1/2 (All Levels)
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In this class, Darien will lead you through a basic flow that will focus on opening up in order to wind down and relax. The sequence is filled with postures that will open the chest and shoulders as this area of the body is known to collect tension. Darien will also offer a few forward fold poses that also aid in helping to reduce tension. This is an All Levels class, but some students may be challenged with certain poses. No props are needed for this class. Poses include Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward-Facing Dog), Uttana Shishosana (Puppy Pose), Uttanasana (Standing Forward Bend), Malasana (Yogi Squat Pose), Urdhva Mukha Svanasana (Upward Facing Dog) and more! As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Jenny's Short Strap Stretch
$2.95

Yoga Stretch

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 16 Min.
Focus: Stretching
Instructor: Jenny Lupe
Props: Strap, Block
Level: Level 1 (Beginner)
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Ahh yes, a good stretch always feels nice! If you're a true beginner yoga student, you may not be blessed with great flexibility. In this class, Jenny will show you easy stretches and how to use a yoga strap to make them even more accessible. The stretches provided will help stretch the shoulders, back and hamstrings. Luckily, props can be a good way to practice safely and not force your self into poses. You will need a yoga strap for this class and a block would be helpful. Poses include Virasana (Hero Pose), Paschimottanasana (Seated Forward Fold Pose), Savasana (Corpse Pose), Extended Hand To Big Toe, and more! As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Kim's Relaxing Neck Stretch
$2.95

Yoga For The Neck

Style: Restorative
Length: 20 Min.
Focus: Neck
Instructor: Kim Bilyk
Props: Block
Level: Level 1 (Beginner)
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It's no secret that stress and tension can gather in our upper body, especially in the neck and shoulders. We've added a class recently with Drinie that focused on the shoulders. In this class, Kim will take a few minutes to help you give attention to both the neck and shoulders. This sequence is very grounded with only seated poses and postures on your back. We would consider this a restorative style practice. A block will be useful. Poses include several neck stretch exercises in Sukhasana (Easy Pose), shoulder openers and stretches in Supta Matsyendrasana (Supine Twist), plus Balasana (Child's Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Drinie's Light & Easy Shoulders
$4.95

Yoga For Shoulders

Style: Restorative
Length: 31 Min.
Focus: Shoulders
Instructor: Drinie Aguilar
Props: Blocks
Level: Level 1 (Beginner)
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In this sequence, Drinie will help you through a class that's designed to open and stretch the shoulders and chest. These postures should be especially helpful to someone who spends their day sitting and slumping. Opening the shoulders and chest for better posture can offer many health benefits! This class should work very well for beginners but offer a slight challenge with Locust Pose. Blocks will be helpful in this class. Poses include Uttana Shishosana (Puppy Pose), Salamba Bhujangasana (Sphinx Pose), Salabhasana (Locust Pose), Supta Matsyendrasana (Supine Twist), Supta Baddha Konasana (Supported Reclined Bound Angle Pose), Balasana (Child's Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Drinie's Short & Slow Heart Flow
$2.95

Yoga Flow

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 20 Min.
Focus: Open Hearts
Instructor: Drinie Aguilar
Props: None
Level: Level 1/2 (All Levels)
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Drinie will guide you through this short time saving class that's packed full of heart openers, and it may just put you in a better state of mind! Heart openers are a great way to open the mind and free tension from the upper body, especially that dreaded shoulder stress from sitting slumped at a desk all day. This class is an All Levels class with many poses suited for beginners! No props are needed for this class. Poses include Marjaryasana & Bitilasana (Cat/Cow Pose), Uttana Shishosana (Puppy Pose), Salamba Bhujangasana (Sphinx Pose), Salabhasana (Locust Pose), Natarajasana (Dancer Pose), Anjaneyasana (Low Lunge) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Drinie's Mini-Workshop: Forearm Stand
$4.95

Forearm Stand

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 30 Min.
Focus: Inversion
Instructor: Drinie Aguilar
Props: Block/Strap
Level: Level 2/3 (Int/Adv)
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Arm balances are a ton of fun but they present a challenge of strength and balance. This class will focus on postures to help build the core strength needed to attain Forearm Stand. If you're not quite ready to try an arm balance, the class will still aid in building strength for your future arm balances. This mini-workshop would be considered an Intermediate to Advanced class, not suitable for most beginners. Poses include Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward-Facing Dog), Navasana (Boat Pose), Ardha Pincha Mayurasana (Dolphin Pose), Salabhasana (Locust Pose), Pincha Mayurasana (Forearm Stand Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Drinie's Shoulder Heaven
$4.95

Yoga For Shoulders

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 31 Min.
Focus: Shoulders
Instructor: Drinie Aguilar
Props: Block/Strap
Level: Level 1/2 (All Levels)
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There's no doubt that in today's society most of us carry a lot tension and stress in our upper body, especically the shoulders. Many of us spend our days hunched at a computer or staring at our mobile phones and we usually perform these activities with poor posture. This class will help open the shoulders and hopefully release some of the tension. We would consider this to be an All Levels class. Poses include Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward-Facing Dog), Anjaneyasana (Crescent), Uttana Shishosana (Puppy Pose), Baddha Virabhadrasana (Humble Warrior), Balasana (Child's Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Yuuki's Upper Back Focus & Open Hearts
$4.95

Yoga For Upper Back

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 30 Min.
Focus: Upper Back
Instructor: Yuuki Yamagiwa
Props: None
Level: Level 1/2 (Intermediate)
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Many of us face a variety of back issues and yoga can provide postures to help! Many back issues seem to occur in the lower back, but we can't forget about our upper back! This class will focus on some of the poses that can help the upper back and open the chest. We would consider this an Intermediate Level class that may challenge the beginner. Poses include Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward-Facing Dog), Anjaneyasana (Crescent Pose), Camatkarasana (Wildthing Pose), Marjaryasana/Bitilasana (Cat/Cow Pose), Vasisthasana (Side Plank Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Katie's Easy Neck Release & Relief
$4.95

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 31 Min.
Focus: Neck
Instructor: Katie Baki
Props: None
Level: Level 1 (Beginner)
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It's no secret that our necks and shoulders are havens for tension and stress. Many of us sit in front of a computer all day or trapped behind a desk, both of these situations usually lead to tension in the neck and shoulders. Yoga classes like this one can help with postures that will hopefully reduce and release stress through the upper body. This class should be suitable for beginners and students with limited experience. Poses include Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward-Facing Dog), Sukhasana (Easy Seat Pose), Marjaryasana/Bitilasana (Cat/Cow Pose), Low Lunge, Balasana (Child's Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!

Ariana's Yoga For Good Posture: Shoulders
$4.95

Style: Vinyasa Flow
Length: 30 Min.
Focus: Posture
Instructor: Ariana Lebedev
Props: Blocks
Level: Level 1 (Beginner)
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Chances are like most people you likely struggle with maintaining good posture. It's easy to catch ourselves slumping at our desks or simply just not standing up straight throughout the day. Poor posture can have a negative impact on us physically and let's face it, poor posture just looks bad! Yoga offers a variety of poses that can help to remind us to strive for good posture, and yoga can also help strengthen the core, back and neck which is beneficial in attaining great posture. This class is 30 minutes in length and offers mostly poses for the beginner. Poses include Sukhasana (Easy Pose), Uttana Shishosana (Puppy Pose), Low Lunge, Uttanasana (Standing Forward Fold), Sarvangasana (Shoulder Stand), Setu Bandha Sarvangasana (Bridge Pose) and more. As always practice safely. Enjoy!