Diaphragmatic Breathing is a relaxing breathing technique in which you breathe deep into your belly, focusing on the sensations of breathing.
Category - Beginner
The Beginner videos are suitable for all athletes, even those with little or no yoga experience. They should be a staple in all Yoga For Athlete programs, whatever your level, to ensure that your training is well-rounded. The skills they cover are primarily Recovery and Flexibility.
Box Breathing is a down-regulating breathing technique designed to trigger a state of calm and clarity. It is also known as Four-Square Breath.
4-7-8 Breath is a relaxing breathing technique in which your exhalations are twice as long as your inhalations. It's great to practice before bed.
3-Part Breath is a diaphragmatic breathing exercise that calms your central nervous system and connects you to sensations in your body.
In Equal Breathing, your inhalations and exhalations are the same length. This technique is great for focus, clarity, concentration and relaxation.
Foot And Ankle Mobility is a shorter sequence. We flow through a series of exercises designed to loosen up and mobilise tight feet and ankles.
Gentle Flow combines Box Breathing, spine mobilisation and poses designed to open up the hips. Breathe, relax and stay focussed.
This comprehensive Post-Workout Stretch focuses on the calves and hamstrings, glutes, quads and hip flexors, chest, shoulders and triceps.
Rest and Recovery is non-negotiable in the pursuit of peak performance. Hard physical challenges must be met with equally intense recovery.
This gentle Cool-Down is designed to completely relax you after a workout—to release tight muscles and calm your central nervous system.
This 30-Minute Lower Back Pain video is a short version of the 1-hour sequence. We open up the hips and hamstrings and strengthen the core.
Hips And Hamstrings is a great gentle sequence to do after a workout. We stretch the calves, hamstrings, hip flexors, groin, glutes and piriformis.
This sequence is designed to Mobilise The Joints from head to toe—neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, spine, hips, knees and ankles.
In this Full Body Stretch, we practice sidebends, forward bends, hip openers, twists and backbends to stretch muscles throughout the body.
This 15-Minute Body Scan Meditation gives you the opportunity to experience a full savasana before moving back into your day.
Bedtime Yoga is a relaxing sequence that you can do at the end of the day—to help you wind down and prepare your body for a restful night's sleep.
In Stress Reliever, we flow through poses that stretch your spine in all directions and finish with therapeutic Progressive Muscle Relaxation.
This seated Neck and Shoulders sequence is designed to release tightness, improve thoracic spine mobility and relieve upper back pain.
Achy Body is a relaxing sequence that you can do if you're feeling sore from over-training, working hard or exhausting travel commitments.
In Pain Relief, we flow through some therapeutic stretches for the spine and hips and finish with a long and languorous Body Scan Meditation.
Back And Shoulder Love is designed to loosen up the neck, shoulders and back—releasing tension to relieve stiffness and alleviate areas of pain.
In Beginner Yoga, we break down some basic yoga poses—stretching the hamstrings, opening up the hips and strengthening the core.
In this routine, we break down the Basic Yoga Poses, as well as Sun Salutation A—a classic series of postures linked together into a flow.
These are your Flexibility Basics. In this routine, we break down the foundational yoga poses—Child, Downward Dog and Forward Bend.
In Strong Arms, we work the wrists, shoulders, chest and triceps in a Beginner sequence that blends strength, flexibility and mobility.
Unwind is designed to relax your body and quiet your mind. We stretch the spine in all directions. It's a great one to do at the end of a long day.
Yoga For Sleep is designed to help you wind down naturally. All the poses are seated or reclining so you can even practice it on your bed.
In More Hamstrings, we practice forward bends to stretch the entire back of the body—the ankles, calves, hamstrings, lower and upper back.
Hip Openers 1 stretches the hips from every angle. Legendary PT Kelly Starrett advises athletes to "Spend as much time in a lunge as you can."
Beginner Twists is one of my favourites. The poses feel amazing and it's great for relieving lower back, upper back, shoulder and neck pain.
Beginner Backbends focuses on spinal extension. Backbends are fantastic for improving poor posture, especially if you have to sit a lot.
In this Calves and Hamstrings sequence, we'll focus on stretching the entire back of the body in a progressive series of Forward Bends.
In Beginner Stretch, we increase flexibility and mobility in muscles throughout the body and get to know some of the basic yoga postures.
Supple Spine is great for reducing stiffness, increasing suppleness and alleviating upper and lower back pain. We extend, flex and rotate the spine.
Dissolve Tension is a gentle, restorative sequence that focuses on letting of tension to alleviate pain in the upper and lower back.
Hip Flexors Stretch combines dynamic and static stretches to release the psoas, loosen up the hips and alleviate lower back pain.
Easy Stretch is a gentle sequence designed to release tension in the shoulders, chest, obliques, hips, hamstrings, calves and ankles.
Total Relaxation is where it's at if you're feeling stiff and achey. We loosen up the calves, hamstrings, hips, back and shoulders.
Supple Back is focussed primarily on mobilising the spine. It's a relaxing sequence that you can practice towards the end of the day.
In Long Hard Day, we loosen up the neck and shoulders, stretch the outer hips, glutes and groin and release tension at the lower and upper back.
Pain Killer is designed to release tightness, increase mobility and relieve aches, pains and stiffness throughout the body, naturally.
In Better Posture, we loosen up the wrists, elbows, shoulders, spine and hips and stretch the calves, hamstrings, hips and lower back.
Be Like Water is designed to loosen up the spine, hips, shoulders and backs of the legs to improve suppleness and fluidity of movement.
Hip-Opening Twists stretches the hip flexors, groin, glutes, TFL, hamstrings and calves. We finish with an extended body scan meditation.