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Yoga for Men

Q & A with Stephanie Snyder: On Yoga & Inspiration

Stephanie Snyder is one of the most popular yoga instructors in San Francisco and one of the most well-respected teachers in the world. But the road...

Jason Wachob
June 16 2011

Tommy Rosen on Yoga & Recovery

Tommy Rosen is a leading authority on yoga, addiction and recovery with 20 years experience helping others to overcome addictions of every kind....

Jason Wachob
June 15 2011

EarthRise Yoga Playlist 6.12-6.18.11: Derek Beres

Every week in EarthRise Yoga a new sequence emerges, along with a new soundtrack for those movements. This week the focus is on ankle dexterity and...

Derek Beres
June 10 2011

Lost and Found

Every time I go into the natural world, I am offered an opportunity to listen. The wind and water play the music, we all hear it, but who will listen?

Charlie Samos
June 8 2011

Supermodel Doutzen Kroes Hits the Mat

Celebrities hitting the yoga mat always tends to get people excited about beginning a yoga practice. And when that celebrity happens to be a...

June 2 2011

Robbie Williams Turns to Yoga & Meditation

37-year-old Robbie Williams has joined the growing list of male rock-star yogis including Sting, Adam Levine, and Jon Bon Jovi.

May 27 2011

LeBron James: Yoga Is Secret to Endurance

I knew that LeBron James hit the mat (and could do a Headstand), but had no idea to what extent. The Miami Herald reports that James credits his...

Jason Wachob
May 22 2011

My Yoga Practice Playlist: Dechen Thurman

Inspired by Sharon Gannon's "Essence of Jivamukti" at the Yoga Journal Conference, I offered this class the concept of Bhakta / Baccae which, to a...

Dechen Thurman
May 20 2011

High School Football Team Embraces Yoga

When Lakewood, Florida high school football coach Cory More first introduced his players to yoga they were skeptical. They even nicknamed yoga...

May 19 2011

The Fear of Inversions (Among Other Things)

Undoubtedly one of the most anxiety-inducing moments in a yoga class is when the instructor calls out an inversion. For some students, it's the...

Derek Beres
April 28 2011

Q & A with Baron Baptiste: Kids, Men & Yoga + More

As you probably know if you're a regular reader of MindBodyGreen, men and yoga is a favorite subject of mine. And one of the leading men in yoga is...

Jason Wachob
February 16 2011

Q & A with Rodney Yee: Yoga Icon

Rodney Yee is one of the most recognizable and successful people in yoga. He took his first yoga class in 1980, and ten years later was one of the...

Jason Wachob
February 2 2011

Q & A with Schuyler Grant of Kula Yoga & Wanderlust

Schuyler Grant is the co-creator of the Wanderlust Festival, director of NYC's Kula Yoga Project, and the mom to three young girls. Besides balancing...

Jason Wachob
January 26 2011

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Yoga as Preventative Medicine

"Basketball is an endurance sport, and you have to learn to control your breath; that's the essence of yoga, too. So, I consciously began using yoga...

Jason Wachob
January 25 2011

Q & A with Eoin Finn: Yoga, Surfing & Blissology

Who doesn't want a little more bliss in their life? You're in luck as one of Canada's most well-respected yoga instructors, Vancouver's Eoin Finn, is...

Jason Wachob
January 24 2011

Q & A with Colleen Saidman Yee: Couples Yoga

When Colleen Saidman Yee was a child she wanted to be a basketball coach. Now she's one of the biggest names in yoga. So how did she go from Indiana...

Jason Wachob
January 19 2011

8 Wellness Trends to Watch in 2011

2010 was a big year for wellness, but I think 2011 is going to be bigger. Get your green juice ready, roll out the yoga mat, and take an inventory of...

Jason Wachob
December 30 2010

Q & A with Derek Beres: Yoga's Renaissance Man

As a journalist, musician, and yogi -- from Rolling Stone to National Geographic to Yoga Journal -- Derek Beres does it all. Next to Michael Franti,...

Jason Wachob
December 2 2010

Q & A with Greg Alterman: Alternative Apparel Founder

Alternative Apparel Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Greg Alterman, set out to create the perfect t-shirt back in 1995. Not only has Greg...

Jason Wachob
December 1 2010

Men and Yoga: Just Do It!

Are you a man who's thinking about heading to your first-ever yoga class? Here's why you need to get off the fence and give yoga a shot right now.

Jason Wachob
October 15 2010