Detour Peak • 40m
If you've already enjoyed "Crafting Your Cossack Squat" and "Sidebending "Soirée", you've come to right place! We'll now combine the elements of side-bending and the Cossack progressions in an exploration of skandasana, a deep side lunge. Come prepared with at least two blocks (or chair for more hip elevation), a dowel or strap, along with a pair of socks!
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Explore lots of types of shoulder movement in familiar postures and explore how eagle pose can build towards stronger arm balance bases. We journey from thoracic mobility, cactus bridge (yep) to Eagle and dolphin variations.
Reinvent the Wheel
Specifically working on shoulder flexion, spinal extension and hip extension, in isolation first before working our way towards integration. You'll be best served by using a few bolsters (or a stack of blankets), a couple of blocks and a strap or belt. Not too long of a practice but still builds ...
Pyramid Power Play
Exploring variations and progressions in a split stance. This flow offers a challenge to your lower body foundation, shoulders, and core cylinder as we ultimately peak to pyramid pose. Please have two yoga blocks ready for this practice.