Yoga For Strength – Weekly Intermediate Class 123

Focus: This class features poses to help improve overall body strength. Most of the main muscle groups in the body are targeted in this 50 minute video. The class begins with some preparatory inversions that help to build upper body strength. Utkatasana is included for strengthening leg muscles. Chaturanga dandasana leads towards a group of poses that help to develop the arms, chest and abdominals. The challenging arm balance eka hasta bhujasana is also included and taught with an approach that makes the pose approachable for less experienced students. A series of abdominal strengthening poses including paripurna navasana and ardha navasana are included towards the end of the sequence. In addition to improving muscle tone, this style of class can help to improve bone strength and help to correct poor postural habits.

Key Poses: Chaturanga dandasana, eka hasta bhujasana, paripurna navasana, ardha navasana.

Equipment: Mat, 2 blocks, blanket.

Level: Intermediate

Duration: 50 min

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  1. Nitin K

    Hi Rod,

    I can’t seem to mark complete the Yoga For Poor Posture Yoga For Strength – Weekly Intermediate Class 123 after class completion. The mark complete button is greyed out and not turning green after class completion.


    • Di

      Hi Nitin, we are aware that there is an issue with the mark as complete button and our technical team is currently working to resolve the problem. We are hoping it will be fixed in the next few days and you will then be able to go back and mark as complete any classes you have completed.

  2. tuval n

    I have knee problems and this class felt good for my knees. I liked the belt in between the knee to give more space.
    Thank you

    • Rod

      Thanks for your feedback Tuval. Glad the belt helped you. I have had knee problems myself so I know the feeling!

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