New to Yoga?

If you are brand new to Yoga, welcome! Below are some general guidelines which may help make your first visit more enjoyable.

  • Be patient and kind to yourself as you move through your practice.
  • Arrive 5 to 10 minutes before your scheduled class. This will give you time to set up  and allow your body and mind to settle in preparation for the class.
  • Please remove your shoes upon entering the studio.  Yoga is best practiced with bare feet.
  • For hygienic reasons, it is recommended to bring your own Yoga mat to class.
  • Turn off any mobile devices for the duration of the class.
  • Avoid having a big meal two hours prior to your class. Many Yoga asanas involve twisting and bending at the torso. Practicing Yoga with a full stomach may cause discomfort.
  • Wear comfortable exercise clothing.
  • It is advisable to layer up, or bring a sweater to class. Body temperatures tend to drop during the cool-down near the end of the class. Having something to keep you warm will make your experience more comfortable and allow you to sink deeper into relaxation.

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