Athletic Yoga Training Claymont DE
Bilingual staff, Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Reaction Cycling, Sauna, Silver Sneakers, Yoga
Cardio Equipment, Group Exercise Studio, Indoor Track, Parking, Personal Training, Pool, Raquetball, Reaction Cycling, Whirl Pool, Yoga
Bala Cynwyd, PA
Aerobics, Belly Dancing Class, Boot Camp, Cardio Kickboxing, Hip Hop Dance Class, Kickboxing, Personal Training, Pilates, Step Class, Yoga, Zumba
Strength Building, Body Building, Weight Loss, Rehabilitation, Yoga, Aerobics, Kick Boxing, Body Sculpting, Ketle Bells
Certification ISSMA International Sports Medicine Association CPR/AED First Aid
H.S.: Great ValleyCollege: Quinnipiac University Mass Comm.Air Force
29 years old (trains both men and women)
Glen Mills, PA
Bilingual staff, Boxing, Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Reaction Cycling, Sauna, Silver Sneakers, Tanning, Yoga
Bilingual staff, Cardio Equipment, Group Exercise Studio, Personal Training, Reaction Cycling, Yoga
Strength Building, Body Building, Weight Loss, Rehabilitation, Yoga, Aerobics, Body Sculpting
NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist ACE Certified Personal Trainer AFPA Post-Rehab Exercise Specialist
The majority of my clients have had the main goal of losing excess bodyfat and increasing lean muscle mass. As a result, this is the area I have the most experience in improving. However, I have a great deal of experience and thoroughly enjoy working with clients with all types of goals and fitness levels.
37 years old (trains both men and women)
Strength Building, Weight Loss, Yoga, Aerobics, Body Sculpting
Bachelors Pyschology, MBA
29 years old (trains both men and women)
Hatha & Ashtanga
Yoga for Sportsman - Yoga benefits for sportsman
Yoga benefits for sportsman
Yoga should be a part of the everyday life of a sportsman. Yoga can improve the performance of any sport. Yoga releases stress and creates inner peace and also trains the body, mind and spirit to become strong and flexible. The benefits of yoga are observed and written by successful athletes and sportsmen. Another very important point to note is that yoga is not very time consuming, regular yoga practice lasts from 30 min 1.30 hours.
There are unlimited benefits of yoga if one does it religiously. We all know that yoga increases the flexibility of the muscles but one also gains balance and poise from the various yoga poses. The different yoga postures imports strength to the body . The deep breathing exercise which forms the fundamental part of yoga helps to send oxygen to the body cells. Yoga improves and complements the ability of the athlete in any sport that he chooses. Yoga also brings about coordination between body and mind and this enables them to function efficiently. Stiffness of the back is a common problem among cyclists. Yoga back postures could heal this stiffness; also the stretching poses could heal the stiffness of the legs and shoulders. People who play golf are prone to uneven muscular development because when a golfer swings he uses the same muscle group all the time and this cause's muscular tension. Yoga Postures stretch these muscles and eases the muscular tension. For any sportsman yoga could be taken up as a warm up and warm down routine.
Yoga also improves blood circulation. It strengthens deep connective tissues preventing or minimizing injuries. The deep breathing or Pranayam in yoga builds up one's life force energies and boosts up the immune system. It also increases stamina. Yoga trains the body to create strength through breathing control. This could be particularly applied for people who play tennis. Deep breathing exercises helps the tennis players as holding the breath at points of exertion takes a great deal of energy that could be used by players during long sets or matches . With the regular practice of balancing yoga poses, the athlete is able to perform stunts which demands right balance of the body. The athlete while performing stunts remains centered and injury free because whenever he experiences imbalance, his body immediately recovers the balance on its own .
The benefits which yoga can give to a sportsman cannot be overlooked. Yoga builds energy in a non-aggressive mann...