Beginner Friendly

Beginner Friendly

Beginner friendly classes, meditations and helpful tutorials curated especially for those relatively new to their practice.

This is the perfect place to start your journey into yoga and mindful movement!

Beginner Friendly
  • Gentle Workout (35 min) - with Naomi Joy Gallagher

    Some days we don't need to push ourselves to the limit. Some days, we just need to tune in and listen to our bodies. When the energy isn't there for a long practice or an invigorating workout, there are still options to move mindfully. This class is made just for days like that.

    No props are re...

  • Accessible Hatha Yoga (35 min) - with Rebecca Hollingworth

    This is an all-levels yoga class. It's great for practitioners who are new to yoga, or for anyone who wants to come back to their foundations and hear some really clear cues. You can expect to move gently and mindfully, with lots of options and modifications to make it feel good for you.

    Props: ...

  • Meditation for Beginners (10 min) - with Kyra Morrison

    Welcome to the beginning of your meditation journey!

    This is a short and sweet meditation perfect for those of you who are new to meditating. Let go of any fears or anxieties that may come up when starting something new, as this meditation is designed to be for anyone and everyone.

    Ensure you f...

  • Hatha Yoga for Every Body (30 min) - with Lisa Sanson

    Welcome to an all levels Hatha class that that's only 30 minutes. This is a great class for students who are new to yoga and are looking to build their foundations. You can expect longer holds, mindful movement, and intentional cueing in this class.

  • Knee Friendly Yoga (45 min) - with Hillary Keegan

    Join Hillary for a knee-friendly yoga class. This is a dynamic class that includes a lot of mindful attention to the knees, as well as modification suggestions you can use in other yoga classes, to make them more knee-friendly.

    No props are required but have a yoga block nearby if you need it. ...

  • Hands Free Flow (55 min) - with Alison Klektau

    This class is designed for yogis who love Vinyasa-Flow but find it hard on their wrists. It includes flowing, dynamic movement with the breath, just like a normal Flow Yoga class, but with much fewer weight-bearing poses that involve the wrist. Alison also includes modifications you can take to e...

  • Hatha Yoga For Every Body (60 min) - with Lisa Sanson

    Join Lisa for this all-levels Hatha Yoga practice. This class encourages you to listen to your body and honour where you are at. Every body is different, and you can honour that by modifying or changing positions based on what feels right in your body. Yoga is about stilling the mind and connecti...

  • Quick Yoga Tune-Up (35 min) - with Jasmina Egeler

    "Give yourself the gift of your own attention".

    Join Jasmina for a 35 minute Hatha Yoga class. This "mini tune-up" yoga class is a feel-good practice to pay attention to your physical body. How does it feel? How is it positioned against the mat or moving in space? Make a commitment to tune into...

  • Quick Workout for Beginners (20 min) - with Hana Weinwurm

    This is 20 minutes of movement with Hana! This class is designed for folks getting back into working out, so it is an express class that packs just the right amount of movement into a limited time.

    Here is what you can expect: a short warm-up, 2 exercise routines that are three minutes each (re...

  • Morning Hatha for Beginners (30 min) - with Jayme Burke

    Join Jayme for a short, beginner-friendly Hatha Yoga class. Hatha Yoga is a slower form of yoga with longer holds. This allows us to really listen to alignment cues from Jayme, open our bodies up, and build strength.

    Helpful Props: 2 yoga blocks (or water bottles, large books), and a chip foam b...

  • Grounding Flow (35 min) - with Anna Oldfield

    Join Anna int his "Flow for Grounding" class.

    This 35-minute practice for great for any time of the day. Focusing on our connection to the earth, this Vinyasa Flow will build lower body strength as a way to ground your body and mind.

  • Desk Stretches for Neck & Shoulders (20 min) - with Lisa Sanson

    Achey neck & back from sitting all day? Join Lisa to stretch it out! When we are sitting at a desk, we are generally hunched forward. What can happen is that we can get locked in this "hunched" over position, leading to neck, shoulder, and back pain.

    Take some time to follow these stretches thr...

  • Hatha Yoga for All Levels (35 min) - with Hillary Keegan

    Join Hillary for a short and sweet Hatha Yoga class. This is an all-levels practice, perfect for folks newer to yoga or for long-time yogis wanting to get back to build on their foundations. There is always room to modify or add on, depending on your practice and how your body feels.

    Hatha yoga...

  • Intentional Movement (40 min) - with Kyra Morrison

    Move mindfully with Kyra. This class is all about going back to basics and being super intentional about every posture, alignment cue, and transition. This is a slower-style Vinyasa Flow class, so it's perfect for those who want to open up and deep dive into learning about optimal alignment.

    No ...

  • Non Wrist Bearing Yoga (30 min) - with Veronika Lelyavko

    Welcome to Veronika's 30 minute Yoga practice that does not put any pressure on the wrists or hands. This class is great for folks who are new to yoga and may experience wrist pain. This class is also modified for someone who may have a wrist injury.

  • Beginner Friendly Chair Yoga (50 min) - with Hillary Keegan

    Welcome to Hillary Keegan's 50-minute Beginner Hatha practice. This class includes chair modifications as well as healing sound bowls. This is a great class for yogi's who are beginning their movement journey, or recovering from an injury.
    The chair is like your safe space: you can do all levels...

  • Sohum Mantra Meditation (18 min) - with Miguel Lopez de Lara

    Welcome to an 18-minute meditation with Miguel. In this meditation, Miguel will teach us about the Mantra Sohum. This is a very accessible mantra, available for anyone who wants to practice mantra with their meditation.
    Sohum is a Hindu mantra, meaning "I am She/He/That" in Sanskrit. In Vedic phi...

  • Neck & Shoulder Tension Release Stretch (15 min) - with Crystal Rainbow Borelli

    Give your neck & shoulders a good stretch with Crystal.

    Most of us have some neck or shoulder tension at some point. Whether it's from work, exercises, a bad sleep, or stress tension, having a sore neck can affect your entiry day. Crystal suggests that it's important to move through these poses ...

  • Ankle & Foot Stretch (20 min) - with Katrina Chan

    Join Katrina for a 20 minute stretch for your ankles & feet.
    Do the arches of your feet get sore in a standing series? Are your ankles tight? Sometimes in yoga, our feet & ankles start to get achy when you are doing lots of standing poses and balances. This class is perfect to help stretch & gai...

  • Beginner Workout (20 min) - with Hana Weinwurm

    Join Hana for this beginner-friendly workout. This is a great 20-minute movement class moving through fundamental movements like squats, lunges pushes, and pulls. This is a complete workout - with a quick warm-up, mindful movement and a stretch at the end.
    This workout would also be great for fo...

  • Hatha Yoga: Backbend Foundations (30 min) - with Lisa Sanson

    Join Lisa for this Back Bends Foundations Hatha practice. This class is meant to help you grow your backbend practice guide you through the foundations you will need as you work with back bending. This is a Hatha-based class, so we will be doing slow, steady movements.
    Back bending includes more...

  • All Levels Pilates Mix (45 min) - with Hana Weinwurm

    Join Hana for this 45 minute Pilates Mix class! In this class, we will be using just our body weight and a mat. Feel free to have some blocks close by if you feel you need to modify some poses. We will be doing most of our movements on the mat today, with some standing sequences at the end. This ...

  • Pilates 101: Spinal Articulation (60 min) - with Alison Lloyd-Nijjar

    Join Alison for a 60 minute Pilates class focusing on spinal articulation. This is a slower-moving class and will even feature some tutorials at the beginning. This class is perfect for folks getting into Pilates who want to learn more and work on their form - especially their roll-up/any kind of...

  • Wrists & Ankles Mini-Flow Warm Up (25 min) - with Vanessa Bourget

    Join Vanessa for a wrist & ankle mini-flow warm-up. This is great for those of us who spend long days typing at a computer, for the yogis who love to play with inversions, or for folks new to yoga who are learning to spend more time putting pressure on their wrists/hands in certain poses!
    This is...