Ashtanga Improvers

For students ready to move on from a Beginners Class. This class will look more in depth at Primary Series including back-bending and the finishing sequence. To join this class you must have a good practice up to at least Navasana in Primary Series.

What to expect from our Ashtanga Improvers class

  • Our main focus in this class is teaching from the breath which allows for a calmness and focus and develops a flowing energy to your Yoga practice.
  • This flowing class is aimed students who have a regular Yoga practice. It requires an understanding of breath, bhandas and a good knowledge of the first half of Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series.
  •  This class is dynamic and invigorating and will often be traditionally counted with hands on adjustments from the teacher.
  • The class will lead through most of the Primary Series, sometimes exploring postures from Intermediate Series and Inversions.
  • Students are expected to take more ownership of their practice and listen to their bodies.
  • We recommend that students at this level are practicing 2 to 3 times a week.

Benefits of our improvers Ashtanga class

  • Yoga develops all round health, flexibility, strength and balance.
  • Great for building stamina and strength with specific techniques for accessing trickier postures.
  • This class will energise you and help you develop a sense of physical, emotional and spiritual well being.
  • The class continues to build on the foundations from the Beginners Yoga and will enhance strength, flexibility and stamina.

Classes: Mondays Live Stream and In studio class 8pm-9.15pm with Sarah


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