Explore the science and practice of Meditation through Eastern philosophy and psychology of the Chakra System. The class involves Meditation, Mindfulness and effective breathing exercises drawn from the Buddhist and Kundalini traditions. Learn from a Western perspective how neuroscience provides us with factual benefits of meditation, positively impacting areas of the brain responsible for attention, action, and memory, thus promoting and enhancing emotional balance and good mental health.
Suitable for all levels – a floor based class – postures are carried out slowly and gracefully, promoting health, vitality and wellbeing.
A perfect class for beginners or for those wanting to discover more about the foundations of yoga. There is a long relaxation at the end of the class.
This is a concession class and charged at £8 for non members.
Suitable for brave beginners. Connected Flow is a dynamic movement and mindfulness experience designed to help build a greater awareness of physical and mental space. Focusing on short movement sequences and tasks, Connected Flow provides a holistic approach to developing a stronger, healthier and ultimately happier body, mind and soul.
Suitable for all levels - created by BKS Iyengar, this form of Yoga is known for it’s use of props in aid of performing asanas (postures). Iyengar Yoga is characterized by great attention to detail and precise focus on body alignment. The benefits include strength, increased general vitality, improved circulation, co-ordination and balance.
Sun Power Yoga
Suitable for all levels - an eclectic mix of Dynamic Hatha which promotes alignment, Sivananda Yoga for subtle mind and breath work and Ashtanga Vinyasa for heat, flexibility and stamina. The class is inspiring and energizing, whilst promoting calmness of mind and body.
An all levels class, inspired by dance and yoga to tone and strengthen the whole body. This is a strong and effective workout – a great way to get fitter and have fun at the same time.
Suitable for all levels - Hatha is a series of postures linked by the breath, to stretch and strengthen the body and build life-force energy (prana). Classes encourage wellbeing, strength, tone and flexibility of mind and body.
Suitable for all levels - the dynamic method of Ashtanga Yoga is derived from the teachings of K. PattabhiJois, founder of the Ashtanga Yoga Research Institute in India. The class is based on the Primary Series of Ashtanga Yoga, called ‘Yoga Chikitsa’, which means yoga therapy; a time-tested sequence of asanas practiced with focused breathing techniques, designed specifically to align the body and strengthen the nervous system.
Suitable for all levels - a holistic approach to assist us to good health. Energy therapy encourages the body to draw upon its natural healing ability by opening up the flow of energy, clearing emotional blockages and detoxifying itself. You will leave feeling renewed.
Suitable for all levels - Restorative yoga is about slowing down and opening the body through passive stretching. This is a very nurturing practice and there may not be much movement at all. This gives the body time to refuel and you will leave feeling energised and refreshed.
Suitable for all levels - Pilates is a system of controlled exercises that engage the mind and condition the total body. The blend of strength and flexibility training improves posture, reduces stress and creates long, lean muscles without bulking up. Pilates takes a balanced approach so that no muscle group is overworked.
This fast-paced class will work toward the full advanced Pilates repertoire with a keen eye toward precision, efficiency and body awareness. Previous mat experience is required before coming to this class.
Yin Yang Yoga
Suitable for all levels: A balance of energy and relaxation. Using yang poses (strengthening, dynamic and invigorating) to help warm and prepare the body for the yin poses (slow, long, deep stretches) increasing flexibility as well as calm and quiet the mind leaving you feeling energized and peaceful.
Yin Yoga Meditation
Suitable for all levels - classes range from including a variety of slow static postures performed whilst lying down to find stillness to allow the body to rest and restore and for the mind to meditate. The meditation may include a guided visualisation aimed at promoting a sense of peace, calm and tranquility. This class is deeply relaxing and deeply therapeutic – very little movement is involved yet the benefits are profound.
Suitable for experienced levels: Students flow through poses focusing on breath, strength and flexibility. Dynamic and detoxifying.
Suitable for all levels: A floor based class – postures are carried out slowly and gracefully, promoting health, vitality and wellbeing.
Sun Power Yoga
Suitable for all levels: An eclectic mix of Dynamic Hatha which promotes alignment, Sivananda Yoga for subtle mind and breath work and Ashtanga Vinyasa for heat, flexibility and stamina. The class is inspiring and energizing, whilst promoting calmness of mind and body.
Suitable for all levels: Created by BKS Iyengar, this form of yoga is known for it’s use of props in aids of performing asanas (postures). Iyengar Yoga is characterized by great attention to detail and precise focus on body alignment. The benefits include strength, physical appearance, increased general vitality, improved circulation, co-ordination and balance.
Align & Flow Yoga
Suitable for all levels: Flowing sequences centred around the Anusara universal principles of alignment. Students will learn the biomechanics behind body alignment and how to reach their fullest expressions in poses. The class incorporates intention setting, pranayama (breathwork) and meditation.