Yoga Teachers Workshop: Accessible Chair Yoga

Yoga Teacher Workshop: Teaching Chair Yoga

10am-2pm Friday 14th January 2022
Goldendoor via Zoom | Map

This will be offered as a livestream via ZOOM . Come and try a chair yoga class and learn how to modify and create interesting and helpful practices for all types of bodies.

Having taught chair yoga in a care home, offices, and at my own studio I’m currently offering chair yoga for refugees and asylum seekers, and twice a week run an open-to-all live-streaming class through Zoom.

This course will provide you with new skills and creative ideas to offer to your friends, family or in classes. It’s a great practice for everyone, not just seniors and the less able-bodied, but also  those who  would like to learn different ways to enjoy their yoga practice without a mat: travellers, office workers…and anyone who finds themselves sitting down with 5 minutes to spare.

£40 book your place here

“Thanks so much for the excellent seated yoga workshop. I feel solid with the upskills and sequences offered and  your studio is lovely” Jan

“Fantastic workshop, I really enjoyed it and have lots of inspiration for my accessible classes” Gabi Markham

“Great fun as well as being just what I needed to get new insight and ideas to work with” John Franklin

“Such as lovely atmosphere in your beautiful studio. I learned loads and enjoyed every minute. I lookd forward to singing up for future workshops” Nykola

This workshop will be invaluable for anyone wishing to learn to make yoga accessible for all and how to incorporate different requirements within one group.  We’ll look at sitting in a chair, standing and balancing with the aid of a chair and moving around the chair including:

  • structure and planning
  • use of props
  • working with physical restrictions and limited mobility
  • modifications for seniors and less able-bodies
  • modifications for those with greater strength and flexibility

We’ll be a small group of 20 maximum , offering plenty of opportunity for questions, feedback and discussion.

“I found it really informative and inspiring. Looking for ward to integrating some of these ideas into my regular classes and 1:1s” Marj

“A really useful afternoon! Exactly what I needed to get a bit more confidence adapting my teaching to chair yoga, and I appreciated your generous approach to sharing your knowledge in such a down to earth way.” Beth

Goldendoor Yoga Studio, Archway

Goldendoor Yoga studio is a bright, spacious, fully-equipped studio at:

39 Fairbridge Road
London N19 3EW
Tel: 020 7700 7428

Close to upper holloway overground station, archway tube.
Buses 17, 43, 271, 263.

  • Concessions available on request.
  • Please arrive at least 5 minutes early as latecomers may not be admitted once the workshop is underway.
  • Maximum capacity 14

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