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Ai Chi is a slow, focused, moving meditation water exercise that will help improve wellness and balance.
Aqua Recovery addresses general flexibility improvement, daily life functional mobility, athletic training recovery and also incorporates yoga and mind/body practice. This class uses deliberate and effective movement patterns to help you enjoy a functionally healthy existence.
Beginning Yoga is for those that are new to Yoga, or for those who desire a slower practice once in a while and those who want to review proper alignment. Beginning Yoga focuses on alignment of the most basic postures, and Sun Salutations are practiced at a slower pace. Beginning Yoga is a great class to learn the options to take when taking other Yoga formats.
This Yoga, Tai Chi and Pilates workout will leave you feeling long, strong, centered and calm. BODYFLOW™ is the 55-minute group exercise-to-music class that enhances your physical and mental well-being.
The Flexibility Classes guide you through safe stretches in order to increase range of motion and relief tension in tight areas of your body, using stretching techniques from various modalities.
The yoga postures or asanas exercise every part of the body, keeping all the systems in radiant health. It combines all the movements needed for physical health with the breathing and meditation techniques that develop a state of inner peace and tranquility. Postures are held and performed slowly and meditatively, combined with deep abdominal breathing. These asanas work on all the various systems of the body, creating suppleness in the spine and flexibility.
H2O Core + More
H2O core provides postural core training to increase mobility, flexibility, strength and muscular endurance based on Pilates and Yoga exercises in the water. (This class is offered at our Sandhill location only.)
Prevent injury, feel better and add stretching to your workout. Learn beginning core work as well as use of the foam roller and PNF stretching techniques to facilitate greater range of pain-free motion! Great for beginning exercisers, people with injury issues and all who desire more flexibility.
A great class for when you want to move a little slower and get a steady workout for your heart. With a longer warm-up, slower paced but still motivating music, these classes are great for everyone, but especially beginners and people with injuries or tight joints. The large range of motion and fluid movement patterns will leave you feeling energized and flexible.
Tai Chi is the traditional slow, focused, moving meditation health exercise. Tai Chi has been associated with reduced stress, anxiety, depression, and enhanced mood in both healthy people and those with chronic conditions. It has been shown to improve aerobic capacity, increase energy, and build muscle strength.
Water jogging is a simple cardio class in the water, using the natural resistance to increase strength and cardiovascular health.
Join us at our Mind/Body Studio at W. Sahara: Yin yoga is a slow-paced style of yoga with asanas that are held for longer periods of time that may range from 45 seconds to two minutes; more advanced practitioners may stay in one asana for five minutes or more. Yin yoga poses apply moderate stress to the connective tissues of the body ~ the tendons, fascia, and ligaments. The aim is to increase circulation in the joints and improve flexibility. Yin yoga’s meditative approach to yoga is to cultivate awareness of inner silence.
Here you will discover how traditional Yoga and modern fitness principles can be blended into an effective workout.