Teaching Yoga Classes to Athletes:
the Science of Sequencing
This is a new addition to the IST days available through the British Wheel of Yoga, focusing on teaching techniques specifically to athletes attending yoga classes:
- Understanding the science of yoga in sport
- Exploring key principles of sports-specific breathing, sport-specific movement and sequencing
- Principles of teaching yoga to athletes and managing athletes in class
The IST was showcased on the Introductory Stage at this year’s BWY Congress – see the picture below.
Feedback from the first IST, in Suffolk on July 29th 2017:
“Thoroughly enjoyable, educational event”
“Excellent teacher from the Institute of Yoga Sports Science”
“A very enjoyable and informative course, it is relevant to yoga teaching and I will definitely be using some of the techniques in my classes”
“An excellent session”
Current dates scheduled:
Saturday December 2nd 2017 at the Light Centre, Moorgate (London Region) http://www.bwylondon.co.uk/events/ist-yoga-classes-for-athletes-the-science-of-sequencing/
Saturday February 10th 2018 in Kegworth, Leicestershire (East Midlands region). Please contact the Leicestershire rep for more information – https://www.bwy.org.uk/eastmidlands/contact/
If you are an RO, RTO or County Rep for the BWY and would like to run this day, please contact me for availability.
If you are a BWY Teacher interested in attending this IST, please contact your Regional Training Officer.