Our Focus for 2019/20

The focus for our yoga practice this year will be the Elements – Earth, Fire & Wind There are actually 5 elements that we experience in all matter and in our bodies – the three above plus Water and Ether – we will save these for next year. Up to Christmas we’ll have a thinkContinue reading “Our Focus for 2019/20”

Give Yourself A Hug!

In the Summer term our beginners yoga classes will focus on our arms and shoulders. We have been moving through the body – starting from the ground up – working to strengthen, stretch and inform ourselves about all the different parts of our physical body. In this final term we will loosen, strengthen and stretchContinue reading “Give Yourself A Hug!”

Nourishing the Mind & Body

In the summer term (June/July 2019) our yoga classes will nourish the mind and body looking at the concepts of UP & DOWN. Spending time bringing our focus to the souls of the feet and the crown of the head (please bring a block if you have one). We will work between Up Dog andContinue reading “Nourishing the Mind & Body”

Weekly Yoga Classes – September 2018

This year our yoga classes will revolve around the theme of OPPOSITES. This concept was used widely in yogic literature to help us understand ourselves and the world in which we live. Our first pair of opposites will be BIG and small. As always with Hatha yoga we begin with the physical body and usingContinue reading “Weekly Yoga Classes – September 2018”

No Classes 27th & 28th February 2018 Due to Severe Weather Conditions

Due to the severe weather conditions and the forecast of more snow, I’ve decided to cancel the classes today at Preston and tomorrow at Ryhall (27th and 28th February 2018). Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause or perhaps it’s a relief to you???  Let me know! Keep warm, be patient and stay safe!  (WeContinue reading “No Classes 27th & 28th February 2018 Due to Severe Weather Conditions”

Next term – 19th February to 30th March 2018 – Yoga Classes In Tinwell, Preston & Ryhall

In keeping with our theme of the heart we will work opening the heart space with the Bow pose (Dhanurasana). This is an excellent posture for improving the digestion and so we’ll also be thinking about food – our love of food. There will be some time spent considering our relationship with food, how weContinue reading “Next term – 19th February to 30th March 2018 – Yoga Classes In Tinwell, Preston & Ryhall”

New Timetable for Autumn 2017

My new timetable will begin on September 4th – get yourself sorted and book your place now! From September I will be making a few alterations to the timetable…. The number of classes I teach will be reduced from 7 to 6 as I would like to offer more workshops for students and explore alternativeContinue reading “New Timetable for Autumn 2017”

Beginners Yoga October 2016

Continuing with our theme this year of Systems of the Body, we are working this term with a focus on the musuclar system. We’ll look at how the muscles work with the bones of the body to give us our shape and movement. I recommend THE MUSCLE BOOK by Paul Blakey which gives you aContinue reading “Beginners Yoga October 2016”

Yoga and Meditation October 2016

Throughout this year our work will be focused upon finding Balance in our lives. This term we’ll revisit the concept of the Pancha Koshas or 5 Sheaths, reminding ourselves that as ‘human beings’ we are not just made up of a body and a mind – often at odds with each other. The yogic viewContinue reading “Yoga and Meditation October 2016”