The Biomechanics of Hatha Yoga (weekend 3) | 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course
August 10 - August 12$525
The Biomechanics of Hatha Yoga is the 3rd unit in the 200 Hour yoga teacher training program at Yoga Integrated Science.
This 3 day long workshop style weekend explores the general joint anatomy of the foot, lower leg, knee, and hip. This weekend introduces the study of biomechanics. Students will construct a comprehensive analysis of several lower body postures to see first hand why Hatha Yoga is defined as force-ful yoga. Students will also learn about yoga props and their various uses.
About the Yoga Integrated Science 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Course
The Yoga Integrated Science 200 hour yoga teacher training certification program is an anatomy based yoga teacher training program. This program is composed of 6 individual emersive, workshop-style units over a 6 month period. Each course unit is composed of 2 or 3 full days, depending on the unit. The program meets once a month in Louisville, Kentucky, at the Yoga Integrated Science Wellness Center.
This program meets the Yoga Alliance 200 hour requirements when taken as a full course. All Yoga Integrated Science yoga teacher training program course units are appropriate for anyone who wants to learn about the system of Yoga. Individual course units can be taken as continuing education or to further your presonal knowledge in an area.
The full certification program will cover the following topics:
- The origins of Hatha Yoga
- The history and science of flexibility and range of motion
- Structural anatomy and basic mechanics of lower body, trunk and spine, upper body and cervical regions of the body
- Comprehensive analysis of various applicable Hatha Yoga Poses
- Introduction to the science of adjusting and how to incorporate yoga props
- Yoga philosophy
- The ethics of yoga
- Pranayama/ breathing techniques
- General sequencing techniques
- The business of Yoga
Daily yoga practice and studio membership is included with full course registration. During your course, several of the most influential yoga styles and methods will be introduced, analyzed, and directly experienced.