YOGA SEQUENCE FOR TIGHT SHOULDERS & UPPER BACK A lot of you asked for a sequence for the back and shoulders so here is one with props - BLOCK ASSIST Lie on floor, legs bent or straight is up to you. Place a block on its skinny side horizontally under the shoulder blades. Think sports bra location. You can change the block height in accordance to your body but overtime it will get easier to go higher 1. HANDS BEHIND HEAD Interlace the fingers behind, keep the elbows wide, breathe through…
Supported Bakasana – Supported Crane Pose. Blocks are wonderful props to get in the habit of using with many arm balances because most students aren’t aware of just how far forward you need to go to find the balance.
5 Propped Poses to Help You Fall in Love With Backbends
Think you can't love backbends? You really can. You might just need a little help! Learn these 5 simple propped postures that will help you and your students fall in love with the open, spacious feeling of backbending (maybe for the first time).
The Half Moon Pose turns out to be tricky for many of us. Here are a few ways to make it easier on yourself. Use a block, use the wall on the back to give you alignment feedback, OR your back foot against the wall for stability.