Movement

Have you ever left a yoga class and were utterly mind blown at what just happened to you while you were on your mat? The class shifted from attending "another" yoga class to practicing one of your best ever. We are not talking pure asana...

Yin yoga is a style of yoga that has been steadily growing in stature and popularity in recent times. If you haven't been to a Yin yoga class yourself, you don't know what you are missing out on. Amongst pure bliss and a feeling of...

When it comes to breathing you might not think of it as something that can have an almost life-changing moment in your somewhat routine day. Most people give little thought to their breathing. It's naturally happening, sometimes it's shallow, then deeper and there are those deeper...

Picture the scene: you're wedged into a cramped economy seat, knees brushing the back of the seat in front. You can feel a dull ache slowly building alongside an early onset of dreaded “dead leg” yet, unbelievably, you're only two hours into a 12-hour flight....

The rise of functional movement classes seems to be unstoppable over the last few years. It might seem the latest buzzword on almost every gym's group fitness timetable, but it's way more than that. You possibly have seen these workouts with medicine ball slams or...

A big chunk of yoga teacher training is anatomy. You will study the human bones, muscles and systems - A LOT. But why, you may ask? You want to teach yoga and not open a physio practice. So why do you need to know that...

These were the days, playing all day outside, riding bikes, running around barefoot, careless and free. How good was it as a kid? So, why do kids need yoga, you wonder? It's not all fun and games, once we dig deep into our childhood days. Fast...

How often do we get to study with teachers who have been actively practicing yoga virtually every single day of their life for more than 40 years, and continue to have a dedicated daily yoga practice to date? How many of these teachers allow themselves and...

Written by Laura Porter Many Power Living students are female, but every day hundreds of guys practice in our studios too. Guys who want to get more into yoga but aren't entirely sure what to expect re range of movement may ask us ‘what do guys wear to yoga?’...

Written by Cat Woods ・Images  ・ 5 mins   Amongst the great philosophers discussing the state of the mortal condition, higher consciousness and the quandaries of being, the dilemma over the best yoga pants was not likely a point of conversation. However, as any yogi knows, this is a serious...