Holy Cow Yoga Center presents
Power ~ Precision ~ Mindfulness
with Jason Crandell
September 29 - October 1
Jason Crandell was recently named “one of the next generation of teachers shaping yoga’s future” by Yoga Journal for his skillful, unique approach to vinyasa yoga.
Jason Crandell is a natural teacher and author with more than 15 years of experience. His accessible, grounded classes integrate the best elements of power yoga, anatomical precision, and mindfulness teachings. Jason’s articulate, down-to-earth approach to vinyasa yoga will educate and empower you. Named “one of the teachers shaping the future of yoga,” by Yoga Journal, Jason has been an in-demand teacher at conferences around the world for more than a decade. Considered a “teacher’s teacher,” Jason has taught on countless teacher training faculties, leads trainings globally, and regularly presents teacher training content at esteemed conferences. Jason is a contributing editor for Yoga Journal magazine where he has written more than 25 articles. His critical thinking skills will support you on your path of practice, teaching, and self-inquiry. Jason’s primary teacher is Rodney Yee—who was kind enough to say, “Jason is taking the art of teaching yoga to its next level.”
Join Jason Crandell for a weekend of POWER+PRECISION+MINDFULNESS
Optimize Your Vinyasa Practice
This Master Class seminar weekend will guide you through all of the regions of your body in an organized, comprehensive way, building greater depth, intelligence, and sustainability in your flow practice for years to come.
Each seminar will begin with a brief, accessible discussion of the related anatomy, injury prevention and philosophical precepts then move into a thoroughly satisfying flow practice.
Strong + Integrated Core
Friday, September 29, 2017 – 7 pm – 9 pm ($60)
Developing strength and awareness in your core is not only flattering, it sets the stage for greater depth, steadiness, and ease in the rest of your practice. In this seminar you’ll learn how to strengthen and integrate your mid-section in creative, effective, lasting ways. You can expect a thorough, intelligent sequence that includes plenty of abdominal work, inversions, twists and side-bends.
Open + Strong + Balanced Shoulders
Saturday, September 30, 2017 – 11 am – 1:30 pm ($70)
This seminar will provide you with a sound, rational approach for keeping your shoulders safe and balanced in vinyasa yoga. You will learn how to use your scapulae more effectively and how to release chronic tension in your neck and upper-back. In this flow practice, you will how slight modifications to common postures like chaturanga, cobra and upward-facing bow can keep you and your students safe. You’ll also learn several new postures that will keep this region safe and sound.
Open Your Hips + Free Your Spine
Saturday, September 30, 2017 – 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm ($60)
Understanding the relationship between your pelvis and spine is the key to a long, healthy and satisfying practice. This practice will demystify the complexity of these regions and provide you with an organized, accessible way to cultivate long, lasting balance in your hips and spine. You’ll have a long, thorough practice that strengthens and stretches each muscle group of the pelvis and takes your spine through its entire range of movement. You’ll delve into a balanced array of hip-openers, standing poses, backbends, forward bends, twists, and side-bends.
Arm Balances Demystified
Sunday, October 1, 2017 – 10 am – 12:30 pm ($70)
Bakasana, vasisthasana, handstand and their many variations form the foundation of nearly every arm balance in contemporary yoga. When you refine the actions of these postures—and learn to stay calm when practicing them—many of the more complex arm-balances become accessible. In this practice you will learn to categorize various arm-balances into approachable groups and learn how to prepare for them. You’ll get to explore these postures and many of their common—and uncommon—variations. Expect an educational sequence and a full, satisfying practice.