Whether you have just started training for your first ever fun run or you’re an experienced distance runner, your body will benefit from striking a few yoga poses. Here, we explore how yoga complements your training, and share an easy sequence that you can do at home. WHY IS YOGA FOR RUNNERS RECOMMENDED? Pounding the […]

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Stand Up to Sitting Down All Day There’s no bones about it. Most of us are sitting creatures. Whether it’s working at our desk, driving the car, catching public transport, enjoying dinner with friends or binging on Netflix – we spend a lot of time on our butts. Yet sitting for prolonged periods isn’t good […]

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If you spend most days at a desk, then you’ll know all about the aches and pains that come with rounded shoulders, a sore back, tight hips and lazy glutes. Here are seven simple yoga hacks to prevent a hunch back and fix your internet posture for good. CHILD’S POSE Benefits: gently opens hips, deepens […]

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If you think yoga isn’t a man’s game, it’s time to get off the bench. Serious lifters have finally caught on to the numerous ways yoga can increase performance at the rack. More mobility and flexibility, a stronger core, better balance and increased endurance – what other reasons do you need? Here are five essential […]

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I just love AcroYoga. It opens the door to curiosity, trust and play – combining the whimsical elements of acrobatics and the grounded aspects of yoga asana (posture). I liken it learning how to fly with friends. Exploring gravity and body weight to play with shapes and movement. PLAY LIKE KIDS Find your inner child! […]

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I tried Hot Yoga once upon a time. It was HOT and oh boy was it uncomfortable. Take a 33 degree room, add 60 sweaty bodies, and I may as well have been lying on the sun itself. My yoga mat resembled a Slip n’ Slide and I was envious of my neighbour’s very practical […]

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We all take around 20,000 breaths a day, but are we doing it right? There is a right way to breathe, and when we become aware of it, we can reduce stress levels, boost our immunity and completely overhaul our workouts. Considering how crucial it is to our survival, we spend very little time thinking […]

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Good mobility means better, more efficient movement. Having a good range of motion through your joints will not only improve your performance in the gym, but help you function better day to day and minimise the risk of injury. Try this simple test: starting in a standing position, can you sit on the ground and […]

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