In Depth Asanas August 1, 2019

How to make real progress in your practice

Sometimes, when you stop trying to get your body into an asana, you can make more progress towards achieving it. It is by letting go of the notion of shape that we can truly advance our practice.

In Depth Asanas July 20, 2019

Yin Yoga for our Power Yogis

At PYC, we offer several Yin Yoga classes a week because we believe they are a beautiful complement your Power Yoga practice. Where Power Yoga is dynamic, Yin moves slowly. You will come away with a sense of grounding and release.

In Depth Asanas June 20, 2019

The Dos and Don’ts of Asana

The harmony of strength and flexibility make yoga the graceful and powerful practice that attracts so many of us. We sat down with PYC teacher Sophia Butler-Cowdry to learn how we can use them better.

In Depth Asanas March 20, 2019

Drishti: how to use your gaze in yoga

What is Drishti and how can it improve your practice? Master this soft, focused gaze that is essential for balance, poise and concentration. Learn about the subtleties of where we lay our Drishti for good alignment, and also how important it is for relaxation and energetic focus.

Teacher Interview / In Depth Asanas December 20, 2018

Bringing creativity to class

We caught up with Mariel Witmond, a beloved teacher here at The Power Yoga Company. Mariel crafts beautiful dance-like creative sequences for her classes. Find out why she likes to change it up each week and how she deals with self-doubt.

In Depth Asanas August 20, 2018

Alexandra Taylor ~ Why I meditate

The benefits of meditation are no secret and can positively affect every part of your being: mind, body and soul. A regular practice can have real, physical impact such as reducing stress and relieving pain. On a deeper level it connects us to our inner divine wisdom.

In Depth Asanas July 20, 2018

Unravelling the science of Yoga

There are pivotal moments in life when we most need perspective. The space to connect to our intuition and gain clarity on our direction through this life. And so it was that Silvia found herself spending last Christmas in India on a 15 day silent meditation retreat.

In Depth Asanas May 2, 2018

What is Dharma Yoga?

Dharma Yoga is a graceful and challenging practice. Most poses are held for a longer period of time than in vinyasa practices, which adds a level of difficulty. Alix is lucky enough to have studied under the personal guidance of founder Sri Dharma Mittra, she teaches at PYC every Sunday.

In Depth Asanas March 20, 2018

Yoga Transitions ~ develop a deeper practice

Transitions in yoga, and life can be challenging. When we learn to transition with grace and control in our physical practice it affects our life off the mat, filling us with new confidence. We’ve put together some tips on making your transitions smoother and more mindful.

In Depth Asanas / Studio News December 20, 2017

Dharma Yoga to complement your Power Yoga Practice

At PYC, we’re introducing a new class to complement your Power Yoga practice: Dharma Yoga with Alix Inness. Sundays from 16:00-17:00 at PYC. They are perfect partners: coming to a Dharma class will open more space in your body to go deeper in your Power Yoga practice.