I absolutely adore Yoga! It is an amazing philosophy incorporating Mind, Body and Spirit.
Every Yoga teacher is different. We all have our own philosophies and methods.
So, how do I teach Yoga?
Well, I teach Hatha Yoga and incorporate some Vinyasa flow. I also teach No Ego Yoga!
OK, so what does that mean?
Hatha Yoga is the original Yoga on which all others are based. It is relatively slow paced and works by incorporating breath and movement, so allows you time to move into each asana. It is a gentle approach, in that we don’t force the body into the Asana, rather, we breathe our way into them. That said, you will work and you will sweat!
With Vinyasa, we group together asana and flow between them using our breath.
But what is No Ego Yoga?
Yoga is not about ego. It is not about being the best in class and pulling the perfect moves. Yoga is about feeling well within yourself. Enjoying what you are doing. Breathing, not forcing.
I love that we have a laugh and a giggle. Yes, we might not always pull the perfect Downward Dog, but we pull the perfect Downward Dog for us, in that moment and time.
Small, intimate classes with a maximum of 12 participants
This block is £50 for 6 weekly hour long sessions, or
£10 per session Pay as You Go
Access to the members’ only sites
For all levels/abilities
Yoga helps to balance mind, body and spirit
Benefits of Yoga practice includes:
Strengthening of the body
Releasing of tensions
Opening up of the body
In this course, the Yoga Exercises are adapted to the needs of the whole class, from beginner to advanced.
Classes will include:
Warm Up & Mobility – this gets the body ready for the main event! We will get the joints lubricated and muscles readied.
Mobility exercises followed by Sun breaths or Sun Salutations
Main Section – this is where all the work is done!
We will learn a selection of Asana to help you reach your goals.
They will include work for the back, abdominals, shoulders, flexibility, tone and more.
If appropriate there may be vinyasa flow incorporated
Closing Section – here is the nice bit…
Pranyama – some breath flow work
Relaxation – some time away from the daily stresses
Homework – yep, you will be getting some suggestions for things to practice at home.
Teaching Yoga is a hands-on occupation! It is my job to assist and guide you into the correct position.
Please bring a yoga mat if you have one (I have a limited number)
Suitable attire is required. Please wear comfy clothing: leggings, t-shirt, shorts, vest top, etc. Bare feet and no jewellery please.
For Yoga & Pilates classes and instruction in Preston, Chorley or Leyland
contact Mikala Tolley on 07843 494680 or click here.