Yin For Runners

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Yin For Runners
Led by: Lauren Eckstrom
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
20 Mins
All Levels
Yin Yoga
20 Minutes

Many of us know that yoga alone is not enough of a cardio vascular workout to keep our hearts healthy for the long term. As a result we cross train weaving together different forms of exercise to ensure overall health. But the combination of weight-based strength training and cardio workouts can add tension to the posterior chain of the body. To help unwind this tension, enjoy 20 minutes of yin yoga with a sequence based in the most recent research on how to increase range of motion and designed especially for post-cardio workouts. Unlike other yin yoga practices this class moves through a circuit of yin postures three times holding each pose for 30 seconds to increase flexibility and range of motion in the hamstrings, glutes and low back. If your intention is to increase range of motion in the posterior chain of the body, try repeating this practice 3 to 5 times a week. Have two blocks and a strap for this practice.

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Marie Frances Atkinson
Doing this class regularly my flexibility has increased so much. I would love to see more of these style yin classes.
My post run go to ⭐️
great overlap with other fitness and exercise routines very interesting and nice stretches
As someone who struggles with Yin yoga, I loved this practice! It was just enough to feel the stretch without having your mind start to wander. Will definitely be adding this to the weekly rotation.
Whitney Rubin
Love the overlap with Huberman Lab sharing of protocols and research and how you implemented for us.
Claudia Wallace
Thank you Lauren, wonderful class!
Jennifer Cevik
Thank you Lauren
Loved this! The repetition with shorter holds really made a difference. And it was much more relaxing for me than longer holds. Thanks, Lauren❤️. I really appreciate the thought you put into your classes.
Feeling great after that one! Great follow up to any workout.
Just started listening to the Huberman Lab podcast several weeks ago, and specifically, the episode about stretching. I love yoga, and I love other forms of fitness, including running. Sometimes a full yoga practice is too much, but I need to improve my range of motion, particularly as I get older. What a delightful surprise to see a yoga practice specifically for runners, and then to hear you say it was inspired by research on range of motion discussed on the Huberman Lab ... mind blown! This was PERFECT! I hope you consider making more practices like this one!
Patricia Lock
More please! Something for the upper body. Love everything from you guys! Namaste
I think the sequence is good. However, it was a little rushed for me and I think for some poses there was not 30 seconds. Much talk was put into it, kind of distracting me from enjoying the moment and focusing on my body.
SO good, so relaxing at the end of the day ( & the end of the week) after a run session at Lunch for 12,5 km ...... you feel the flexibility coming back in your legs ... thank you so much for this practice
Roberta Hinshelwood
Thank you Lauren, my daughters listen to Huberman, I will tell them I am keeping up with him through you all.
Very nice ! An open and compassionate approach !
Donald Sutton
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU....this is perfect for after my runs and a great practice for everyday.