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  • Yoga Beginners Guide, Which Style is Best for You?

    As with most yoga practices, having a good teacher or instructor will enhance your appreciation of Yoga, finding one that suits you can be challenging. Being Bristol based we are working on that challenge by building a Wave Yoga Bristol Community that will bring a collection of teachers and instructors to you all in one place.
  • Asana in Yoga, What is it?

    An asana is the physical practice of yoga poses. But where it gets interesting is the fact it can be applied to not just a single pose, but also to a multitude of poses. 
  • Yoga For Triathletes & Endurance Athletes

    Endurance athletes and triathletes share a similar challenge, they commonly suffer from a comprehensive training schedule. Something I am oh so familiar with given Wave Sport and Fitness operates around a real world triathlete with a busy training routine filled with a mix of swimming, cycling and running. Consequently, finding space for another workout might initially seem like a bad idea, especially if your training diary is already full. So instead of adding more, perhaps consider replacing a training session with a workout that improves mobility and builds strength at the same time, such as yoga.
  • Yoga May Improve Brain Regions Most Affected by Ageing

    Yoga practice could be linked to increased gray matter volume in the hippocampus, a key structure for memory; increased volume in certain regions of the prefrontal cortex, the seat of higher-order cognition; and greater connectivity across the default mode network.
  • Yoga, What’s All The Fuss About?

    So, what is all the fuss about? Read on and you be the judge. There has been a boom in interest over the past 6 years. No doubt, in part, driven by...