Athletic Yoga Training Redwood City CA

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Hayward Bally Total Fitness
771 Jackson St
Hayward, CA
Programs & Services
Bilingual staff, Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Reaction Cycling, Silver Sneakers, Yoga

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South San Francisco Bally Total Fitness
180 El Camino Real
South San Francisco, CA
Programs & Services
Bilingual staff, Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Reaction Cycling, Silver Sneakers, Yoga

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Brian Danley
(408) 688-1586
Cupertino, CA
Strength Building, Body Building, Weight Loss, Rehabilitation, Yoga, Aerobics, Body Sculpting, Senior Fitness
Schedule Type
I hold certifications from The International Sports and Science Association (ISSA) including Certified Fitness Trainer; Specialist in Performance Nutrition; and Fitness Therapy. In addition, I am a member of IDEA Health and Fitness Association.
* B.S. degree in Kinesiology (Fitness and Exercise Specialist) San Jose State University (2010 grad)* Certificate of Completion (Personal Fitness Trainer) De Anza Community College (2004 grad)* B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering San Jose State University (2000 grad)I have taken many courses to support my chosen field of study including such classes as exercise physiology, sports nutrition, aging and nutrition, exercise for special populations, fitness assessment, b
General Information
44 years old (trains both men and women)

home studio
(650) 631-8855
122 Ruby Ave
San Carlos, CA
Yoga Styles
Vinyasa / Flow

Chakra Productions, LLC
(650) 685-8835
P.O. Box 506
Belmont, CA
Yoga Styles

Fremont Bally Total Fitness
35630 Fremont Blvd
Fremont, CA
Programs & Services
Bilingual staff, Cardio Equipment, Child Center, Group Exercise Studio, Parking, Personal Training, Pilates, Reaction Cycling, Sauna, Yoga

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Cassandra Turner
(510) 248-9625
Fremont, CA
Strength Building, Weight Loss, Rehabilitation, Yoga, Pilates, Aerobics, Body Sculpting
Schedule Type
NASM CPT certified
I''m experienced with exercise physiology, sports nutrition, kinesiology, injury prevention, plyometrics, calisthenics, yoga, pilates, and program design for weight loss.
General Information
29 years old (trains both men and women)

Yoga in the Middle
(510) 537-2584
20211 Patio Drive Suite 235
Castro Valley,, CA

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Woodside Recreation Dept.
(650) 851-3534
WoodsideVillage Church 3154 Woodside Rd.
Woodside, CA
Yoga Styles
Hatha, Raja, Pranayama

Private home studio
(650) 996-2649
P.O. Box 121
Menlo Park, CA
Yoga Styles
Iyengar & Vinyasa, Prenatal, Restorative, Baby & Mom

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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...

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