Awake & Evolve: Cycle 1 - Lunge Flow
Crescent Lunge Flow
Start in a comfortable seated pose, finding your breath for five minutes. Practice the deep belly breathing technique, using long inhales and exhales through the nose with the mouth closed.
Finding downward dog take 5-10 deep breaths. Step your right leg through into a standing crescent lunge pose. Hold this shape for 5 deep breath with arms extended overhead. Rolling shoulders down the back, reach back and make a fist with hands and fold over for 5 deep breaths. Repeat on the left side. Do a total of 2 full rounds of this flow on each side, holding each pose for 5-10 deep breaths.
Move from Down Dog into Pigeon Pose on right side, holding for 2 minutes and repeating on left side.
Finish this practice in a seated pose. Find a seated side angle stretch by extending the left leg out and right arm up and over. Repeat the series on the opposite side for 15 breaths.
Topic: Awake & Evolve Yoga
Mindith is a born mover. She has spent her life exploring various athletic disciplines, starting with ballet and modern dance from an early age. She went on to become a E-RYT 500 certified yoga therapist and teacher and discovered CrossFit after the birth of her daughter. Mindith coached CrossFit at a number of boxes near her home in Southern California, which lead to her involvement in Russian kettlebells and Olympic weightlifting. She has coached a wide variety of populations and cares... Read More