Byron Bay – Yin Yoga – 3 June 2022

On Friday our activity was Yin Yoga.

Yin Yoga is slow-paced style of yoga where the postures are held for longer periods of time than in other yoga styles – (sometimes for five minutes or more). Yin Yoga poses increase circulation in the joints, improve flexibility and help relax and stabilise the mind.

Friday’s class was all about opening the hips and the hamstrings so we did a series of supine (on back) and seated stretches. It doesn’t look like hard work but when you hold the pose for longer than a few minutes all the connective tissues begins to release, resulting in a very deep stretch! Everyone felt very relaxed afterwards.

A variation of sleeping pigeon at Lexis Byron Bay.

Legs up the wall at Lexis Byron Bay

dynamic reclining hand to big toe pose at Lexis Byron Bay

Savasana at Lexis Byron Bay

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