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Yoga classes

I teach in Abingdon and Oxford. On Mondays, I offer classes in Abingdon at 12pm and 7.30pm.

On Tuesdays, I offer a class to Oxford University staff at 6pm.

On Wednesdays, I offer two classes at 5.15 and 7.3pm.

See the classes page for more details. Please email yoga@lucytennyson.com if you would like to know more, or call 0771 520 7784

 Timetable of classes

My philosophy is you don't need to be bendy to do yoga! In fact, quite the opposite, it's the stiff and creaky among us who stand to benefit the most. I strongly believe that yoga should be for everyone, of all ages and all levels of fitness. I teach in a gentle hatha style that is ideal for beginners, sports people with tight muscles, and older students, as well as more experienced students seeking a deeper practice. It's never too late to start  Read more about yoga here.

You are welcome to join any of my classes on a drop-in basis, but it is always helpful to drop me an email beforehand. Drop in costs  £10, but I usually offer a 'pass' which works out at around £8 per class, bookable in advance.

See below for my latest weekly class blog

  • A hip opening sequence

    The hip is a ball and socket joint, allowing us to move the leg freely in all directions. It needs to do many things, keeping the body stable and strong when walking and running, at the same time being flexible enough to allow us to sit down on the floor...


  • How pigeon pose helped my hip pain

    For a couple of months, I’d been mildly troubled by a low level ache in my left hip that  only comes on at night. Even six weeks in the heat of India recently didn’t seem to make the difference I’d hoped. When I came home to this winter’s freezing temperatures,...


  • What are the roots of yoga?

    Take enough yoga classes and you’ll eventually hear one of your teachers quote from Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras, an ancient guide to classical, or raja (royal), yoga. Written approximately two millennia ago, the text isn’t long – it is made up of 195 short one line aphorisms (called sutras). But it...


  • Tips for getting started at home

    As motivation, first about the benefits of your yoga!   You gain flexibility and mobility throughout the entire body. Plus strength and tone in your muscles. Learn to breathe deeply (we rarely practise this day-to-day). Help manage your stress levels. Release tension – physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. Let go...


  • Don't wrist hurting your hands

    Your hand is a complex thing.  It has no less than 27 bones and as a result many tiny joints. Each of your four fingers has three individual bones, while the wrist is made up of eight small bones known as carpals. They support a tube that runs through your...