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Challenge Overview

Sign up today and we'll send Forrest Yoga classes directly to your inbox two times a week for two weeks. Each class builds on the last, laying the groundwork of Forrest Yoga practices. And even if you're a regular Forrest Yogi, remember: Getting back to the basics can enhance anyone's practice. Sign up today to learn:

  • The 8 basic moves of Forrest Yoga

  • The basic core exercises of Forrest Yoga

  • Classic Forrest Yoga poses

  • How to use Forrest Yoga to relieve tension in the back, neck, and shoulders

  • Forrest Yoga practices

 

Certificate of completion

3 CEU’s Upon Completion

Self Paced Learning

Challenge Outline

2 Weeks to complete

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Section 1
  • Learn the eight basic moves of Forrest Yoga: ujjayi breath, expanding the ribs, active hands, active feet, telescoping the ribs, telescoping the ribs in conjunction with lengthening the tailbone down, wrapping the shoulders, and relaxing the neck.
Section 2
  • Review the eight basic moves of Forrest Yoga and then put everything you've learned together in a 30-minute Forrest Yoga practice!
Section 3
  • In this 30-minute all-levels class, you'll learn the basic core exercises of Forrest Yoga: pelvic tilts, basic abs with a block, abs with a block, basic elbow to knee, elbow to knee, bridge over a block with hip traction, and a lying-down spinal twist. This class can be practiced on its own, or as a warm-up before a longer practice (whether Forrest Yoga or otherwise).
Section 4
  • This 60-minute Forrest Yoga class will help you release deep tension in the upper back, neck, and shoulders. We'll begin with a tutorial on sivananda breath, then move into seated poses, sun salutations, and powerful holds in Forrest Yoga pose variations ("kite hawk" in warrior II, a neck-releasing reverse warrior, extended warrior variation with a chest opener, and much more). Unroll your mat, and enjoy!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Absolutely, you can include this challenge in your Yoga Alliance training hours, with each hour equivalent to one continuing education credit.
This challenge is entirely self- paced, allowing you to learn at your convenience.There are no imposed deadlines or time constraints for Challenge completion.
No prerequisites are required; this challenge is open to anyone interested in deepening their knowledge and practice.
No, the challenge is accessible to all individuals interested in enriching their understanding and practice of yoga.Yoga teaching certification is not a prerequisite.

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