Yoga For Running - Workshop & Vinyasa Flow

Exciting to bring back the Yoga For Running Series - back to the (reincarnated!) studios where we first started this special workshop+class it 1.5 years ago - Organica Studios in Bangsar Village Telawis!

About Yoga for Running:

Yoga for Running is the perfect cross training and recovery activity to balance strength and flexibility in the body.

If you’re a runner (or not! doesn't matter), this workshop will help relieve soreness and tension in overused muscles groups, increase your flexibility, strengthen and lengthen leg muscles, build upper back strength for improved posture and ease of running, stretch your IT band and supporting muscle groups, and help prevent injuries that often accompany long distance running.

You’ll take home mindfulness and focus techniques, and a worksheet of tips and stretches to pair with your training or workouts.

The workshop will be a Vinyasa style flow, focusing on coordinating breath and movement to flow from one pose to the next. We'll discuss what stretches and poses you can take into your routines, and why they are good for you.

Date: 10th December, Sunday
Time: 2pm - 4pm
Venue: Organica Studios
- Rm70 early bird limited to 8 - book online or DM for bank details
- Rm90 full price

About Cynthia's yoga + running:

Within 1 year, I was able to complete 2 full marathons and an ultramarathon (50k/31mi)... because of yoga. From Aug 2015 to Aug 2016, I ran the Angkor Wat Marathons in Cambodia around ancient temples, the Malaysia Women Marathon in Kuala Lumpur, and the ultramarathon at Burning Man in a desert (all HOT runs).

I barely "trained" in the traditional marathon sense. My first marathon in Chicago 2011, I ran once a week for 6 months. During this 1 year, I ran a total of 7 runs between 5k-20k (3-13 miles). Instead, my training was lots of yoga.... and it actually worked! for these 3 a

When I looked into it more, I realized how much yoga trains the mind and body for running, among so many other things.

This class + workshop is for runners, beginner or practicing yogis, or anyone who just wants to stay fit and just have fun build strength and flexibility.

You'd also get a worksheet of how yoga can improve your running and what you can do at home!


About the yoga instructor:

Cynthiã Wõng is currently on a mission to create 1 million inspired moments to empower people all over the world to step into their passions and light. She sees yoga, music, public speaking, travel, adventures... as transformative opportunities for people to connect again to oneself, to step into the person they’ve always wanted to be.

While born and raised in US, Cynthia has lived in 8 countries and traveled 56. She’s spent 4 of the past 5 years living/based in KL. She's received 3 yoga teacher certifications in Bali - Hatha Vinyasa Yoga, Standup Paddleboard Yoga, and Pre/Postnatal Vinyasa Yoga. Cynthia integrates breath, environment, music, and fun to build conscious communities, together embracing yoga, as well as personal goals and visions.

She continues to expand her yoga class offerings to include elements she’s passionate about - nature, sunsets, live music, beach, parks, community, yoga for running, and live music, etc - and make it fun and accessible to more people who are new or experienced in yoga. Venues expand beyond beautiful studios to include candlelit balconies, city center rooftops, seaside beaches, eco-resorts, desert festivals, urban parks with skyline view, cafes, the 5 star private island resorts, and her former Sunday sunset yoga classes under a huge open air dome. Her classes offer group introductions, introspection and reflection, music, candles, and options to eat and connect after class.

Cynthia believes through connecting with each other as well as the sights, sounds, and space, we can surrender to the magic all around us to become truly inspired and powered by our light within.

You can follow her yoga channels for more pop up events in KL:
FB: Cynthia Active Yogi
IG: @cynthia_activeyogi
Peatix: http://cynthiaactiveyogi.peatix.com/:
Site: www.cynthia.yoga (live this week!)
Sun Dec 10, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM MYT
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Organica Studios
Early Bird (limited to 8) SOLD OUT RM70.00
1 ticket SOLD OUT RM90.00
Venue Address
Organica Studios 42-2 Jalan Telawi, Bangsar Baru, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Malaysia
Cynthia Active Yogi