by Lauren Eirk
Did you know that we cannot "open" our hips? Learn the basic anatomy of the hip, structural analysis, muscular influences, and hip joint mechanics. Specific asanas from the system of Hatha Yoga will be dissected to show how they can influence the hip. Seeing anatomy come to action will make you understand the importance of the structural differences. Learn cool yoga tricks, why some poses are better for certain individuals, and improving hip joint integrity.
Lauren Eirk. MS is a certified E-RYT 500 level Yoga Instructor with over 30 years experience in fitness health management, group instruction, and personal training. Lauren is the owner of Yoga I.S. Wellness Center in Louisville, Kentucky and the owner and developer of Registered Yoga Teacher Training School Yoga Integrated Science™ (Yoga I.S®), which offers 200hr, 300 hour, and 500+ hour yoga coursework, emphasizing a strong curriculum in anatomy, physiology, and exercise mechanics. Lauren is an MATm, Mastery Level Muscle Activation Techniques™ Certified Specialist, MATRx Hand and Foot Specialist, and MAT Jump Start Instructor. She will graduate from the MATRx Full Body program in February of 2017. She is a Mastery Level Resistance Training Specialist® and certified personal trainer. Lauren has a specialty yoga, fitness and wellness studio in Louisville, KY called Yoga I.S. that offers with Group Classes, MAT, personal training, and education courses. She is the recipient of the 2007 OBOW "Most Mindful Program" award. ... read more.