Yoga is for everyone - you're never too young (or too old) to start. Kids yoga classes are a wonderful way to increase children's co-ordination, self-awareness, confidence and self esteem while they stretch and strengthen their bodies. Using yoga, children can learn to relax, concentrate and be gentle in a fun and creative environment.
There is a wealth of research on the benefits of yoga and meditation for young people. This includes its impact on development of young minds, physical development and its impact on relaxation and calmness. They include:
- Overall muscular strength and tone are increased
- Aids in digestion and elimination
- Improves flexibility
- Builds balance and coordination
- Develops concentration and focus
- Improves memory
- Encourages calmness
- Promotes self awareness and control
- Boosts confidence
- Gives a sense of self
So bring your little ones and let them explore! Classes will be starting on Saturday 20th Aug, 14:45-15:30 and Yoga West teachers Flo and Sascha will be rotating leading the classes. They are suitable for children ages 4-8 years old and just a drop in rate £8 per class.