In Upper Body Strength 1, we work the wrists, arms, shoulders, chest, triceps and core. Be mindful of the sensations in your body.
Playlist - Strength
In the Strength program, we rotate between sequences for the lower body, upper body and core. The videos become increasingly difficult as you move through the series and end up pretty challenging. They are great to do earlier in the day or before a workout to activate and integrate specific muscles.
Lower Body Strength 1 is designed to strengthen the feet, ankles, knees, quads, glutes and hips. It's a great one for alleviating knee pain.
In Core Strength 1, we strengthen the abs, obliques, lower back, pelvis and hips. Try to keep your core engaged throughout the sequence.
Upper Body Strength 2 strengthens the wrists, shoulders, chest and core. In this challenging sequence, we combine static and dynamic poses
Lower Body Strength 2 is based on Sun Salutation B, which is similar to Sun A but with some extra standing poses that build strength in the legs.
In Core Strength 2, try to focus on the integration of your core musculature—the abs, obliques, lower back and pelvic floor.
Upper Body Strength 3 is focused on building strength in the wrists and shoulders with isometric holds and concentric-eccentric contractions.
In Lower Body Strength 3, we flow through the classic standing postures to build strength in the feet, ankles, knees, hips, quads and glutes.
In Core Strength 3, we practice isometric and concentric-eccentric exercises to strengthen the core—the abs, obliques and lower back.
Upper Body Strength 4 is a toughie. It's designed to give your upper body—your chest, shoulders, arms and wrists—a serious workout.
Lower Body Strength 4 is great for activating the glutes, mobilising the ankles, knees and hips and firing up the muscles in your legs.
Core Strength 4 is brutal—not only for the abs, obliques and lower back but also for the wrists and shoulders. It's great to do before your workout.
Upper Body Strength 5 is a playful and challenging upper body workout that strengthens the wrists, shoulders, chest, triceps and core.
Depending on your perspective, you’re either going to find Lower Body Strength 5 fun and creative or cruel and unusual punishment.
In Core Strength 5, we work the abs in a series of Plank and Boat pose variations, and finish with the mother of all abs stretches—Wheel pose.