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For information about yoga classes in Abingdon and on Zoom, read on ....

I teach in a relatively gentle 'hatha' style to suit all ages and levels of fitness, and welcome beginners. I have been teaching yoga in Abingdon for 12 years. And more recently online using Zoom. 

ABINGDON YOGA 

Practise in the beautiful setting of the garden of the St Ethelwolds retreat centre in central Abingdon: Every Wednesday at 5.15 pm (drop in welcome)  Come and join us!

The current timetable below runs until 6 July 2022. From 27 July, through the summer until September, I will be offering drop-in classes in the garden on Mondays at 2pm and Wednesdays at 6 pm. No need to book.

Monday 2-3.15pm Afternoon yoga (all levels)in the studio at St Ethelwolds (outdoors if fine)

6-7PM Hatha flow (all welcome) online Zoom.

Tuesday No classes at present

Wednesday yoga in the garden at 5.15 - 6.30 pm;
yoga in the studio 7-8.15pm

See below for my latest weekly class blog

  • A 20 minute practice to try at home

    Here is an outline of a basic practice to get you started at home. You can add your own variations at each stage. A good way to start is lying down on your mat with the knees bent and feet hip width apart. Let yourself sink down into the floor...


  • India's Yoga Grandma

     V Nanimmal, thought to be the world’s oldest yoga teacher, has died in southern India at the age of 99. She was teaching right until the time of her death. Her Wikipedia entry says her yoga teaching began after an accident to her mother-in-law  made Nanammal realise that yoga could...


  • Why fascia could hold the secret to good health

    Our fascia is the network of connective tissue, primarily collagen, that runs throughout the body, attaching, stabilising and enclosing all our muscles and organs. Similar to ligaments and tendons in structure, it differs in that whereas ligaments join one bone to another bone, and tendons muscle to bone, fascia is...


  • Why going upsidedown can be bad for your eyes

    My approach to yoga is to try to ensure that the practice we do together is safe.  The level of serious injury caused by yoga is thought to be low - a 2014 analysis of 24,000 U.S. yoga goers (published in the International Journal of Yoga) found only 1 per...


  • What is Feldenkrais?

    Unlike yoga, the Feldenkrais Method does not require any flexibility, nor does it involve stretching or holding any positions. It also does not require any practice to learn postures. Instead of repeating and holding set poses as in yoga, in a Feldenkrais class participants explore gentle simple movements, which at...