Spinal movements in Veterans Yoga – Beaumont Texas
One of the things that I have noticed in chair yoga classes are similar yoga pose offerings.
I took LVCYT training at the Open Center in New York City, back in October of 2012. Laskmi Voelker has this set of yoga poses that I use in almost every class I teach, whether it is Beginners Mat class or Chair Yoga Fitness.
The Six Essential Spinal Movements. It is lovely!
Side Lateral Flexion
Side Lateral Flexion seated on the floor, or you may on a chair!
Cat, bottom 3rd to the Left, Cow, bottom 1st to the Left
and finally, Seated Twist.
Seated Twist, on the yoga mat, but may also be done seated on the chair
I use them at the beginning and end of class. They are great!
Beginners Yoga on Mondays – Nederland, Tx – at Wesley UMC, 3515 Helena Avenue – $10.
Remember, you don’t have to be flexible, or in shape to do yoga. If you can breathe you can do some form of yoga. The more out of shape that you are, the more you’ll see immediate results in a regular practice. AGAIN, you don’t need any previous experience to make dramatic changes in your life in a very short time. It doesn’t matter what shape you’re in right now, yoga is suitable for every “BODY!” Whether in small group class or one on one individual lessons. Give me a call to get you started on your path of health and vitality!
Gail Pickens-Barger, 409-727-3177
Wow, more bone building yoga poses for lessening osteopenia osteoporosis – Nederland, Texas
Response has been overwhelming. People want to know about using yoga for building bone density (bmd – on those dexascans folks). Wow!
Tree, Triangle & Warrior Two (2)
Here I am several years ago demonstrating these yoga poses. But the thing is, one can do a pose, but are you actually being active in the pose? Pressing your foot into your inner thigh, pressing the feet apart in a wide stance, while shoulders being aligned, and dynamically extending arms opposite directions, while pushing feet opposite directions?
Was that a long sentence or what?
Here’s the study that talks about using Yoga to raise your BMD in your spine and femur.
Happy to work with you one on one to assist you in your bone building journey. Either through private yoga lessons at Exygon Health and Fitness or private yoga in your home. Gail Pickens-Barger, 409-727-3177.
Yoga, Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 6:15 pm at Wesley United Methodist Church, 3515 Helena Avenue, Nederland, Texas, 77627. Bring a yoga mat. Ages 12 and up, just $10 for this Beginners Yoga class!
Prayer Garden Yoga
Beginners Yoga to start or continue you on your yoga journey. Exploring the benefits of yoga. People come to yoga to:
Ease back pain
Build bone mass
Better one’s balance
and more! Come see what a beginners yoga class can do for you! Join International Yoga Teacher, Gail Pickens-Barger, for this one hour class. Come a bit early to register! Held in the Christian Life Center on Mondays (this week though, on Tuesday), the most southern building on the church property.
Wesley UMC, 3515 Helena Avenue, Nederland, Texas 77627 Yoga Classes
Are you looking to: Sleep Better, Ease Stress, Lose Weight, Lessen Back Pain? Beginners Yoga, One on One yoga lessons may be the answer! Contact Gail Pickens-Barger, to start your efforts of establishing a personal yoga practice. Remember, You Don’t Have to Bend Like a Pretzel or Tie Yourself Up in a Knot, to Experience the Full Benefits of a Regular Yoga Practice! firstname.lastname@example.org or 409-727-3177