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Beginners Yoga and Mindfulness 6 week course with Katie Austin
November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm£45
Starts: Monday 28th October to 2nd Dec 6-7.15pm
Where: Gwills Yoga, TR8 4PE (just outside of Newquay past Lane Theatre and Farm Shop) https://gwillsyoga.com/location/
— About the Course —
Learn the foundations of yoga and mindfulness with this 6 beginner’s week course led by Katie.
This course is open to complete newbies and more seasoned yogis wanting to revisit yoga alignment basics and explore weaving mindfulness into their practice 🙂
Over the 6 weeks you will improve strength and flexibility in your body through learning how to safely practice a range of yoga postures and adapt them to suit your body. Each week is focused on a family of poses: sun salutation warms ups, standing postures, hip opening, backbends, twists and core and inversions.
You will also be introduced to powerful mindfulness meditation techniques for calming the mind and reducing stress. Each week will also be focused on an attitude of mindfulness such as trust, compassion, gratitude and letting go.
Each week you will be given a little bit of homework in the form of a guided video movement practice and a meditation recording to help support starting a home practice between classes.
See full week by week break down here:
—Is this course for me?—
This course is suitable for complete newbies to yoga and mindfulness and those wanting to revisit the foundations of yoga and work on their alignment.
— Feedback from past beginner’s course students—
“Really enjoyable course. I loved how you explained all the moves before we did them and the drawings helped me for home practice. I felt I could do the pose at my own pace. Thank you Katie. You are awesome!!! Your classes are great for a beginner like me.”
“Really glad I gave it a go as I’ve been wanting to try it for ages. Can feel it opening up some joints that wouldn’t hardly get used otherwise.”
“Have really enjoyed this back to basics yoga. Looked forward to coming every week. Have learnt so much that I didn’t realise about these important foundation poses. Loved Katie’s teaching method, pace of class and voice (very important in yoga class)! I have kept all the handouts in a folder and will go back and refer to these notes if in any doubt. I would highly recommend Katie Austin Yoga to all. If I were rich I would hire you for daily use in a very hectic life. Thanks for putting your effort and expertise into teaching us.”
—To book —
To book and if you have any questions get in touch with Katie via Facebook, Instagram, email at email@example.com or phone 07930712425 and transfer the course fee via BACS to:
Miss CE Austin Sort Code: 070246 Account Number: 29502822
Any cancellations within a week before the course will be non-refundable.
— About your teacher —
Katie is a Yoga Teacher based in Newquay, Cornwall. She has been practicing Yoga since she was 14 and has been meditating for 5 years. She completed her 200hr Vinyasa Yoga teaching certificate with Julia McCabe and Sarah Zandbeek 2016, 40hrs Level 2 Restorative Yoga Training with Amanda Brown 2018, 50hrs Level 2 Vinyasa Training with Keren Cooksey 2019, 30hr Level 2 Yin Training with Eimear Beardmore and begins a 3 year Masters Degree in Mindfulness Based Approaches in October 2019 at Bangor University and continues to practice regularly with senior teachers.
Find out more about Katie here: https://www.katieaustinyoga.co.uk/about/