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Dec
02
Friday
Dec
02
Fri
Special Events :: Meditation or Yoga also Special Events :: Community Event
Slow Flow Yoga with Lucia Rich
9:45 AM (America/New_York)
Hudson Valley Books For Humanity
Description:
Slow Flow Yoga with Lucia Rich
This class blends several styles of yoga together into one complimentary practice-bringing together the benefits of passively holding poses (Yin Yoga) with more dynamic standing postures and sequences (Hatha and Vinyasa Yoga).

The slower pace of this all-levels class calms anxiety while also bringing balance to the organs of the body by stimulating the meridians (energy channels). We will focus on the deep (Yin) connective tissues, improving flexibility and joint mobility while also moving through more active (Yang) postures that work on building strength and stamina. Slow Flow Yoga incorporates mindful sequencing that follows the ebb and flow of the changing seasons, providing a balanced practice that can greatly impact energy levels.

The classes are free (suggested donation of $20, payable on site), but we ask you to RSVP here for planning purposes.

About Lucia: Lucia Rich is a Yoga Teacher, Movement and Arts Educator and Collaborative Theatre Artist. She has been practicing yoga and meditation for 25 years and is devoted to the practice of embodiment through her personal practice, teaching and performing. Lucia has been teaching Yoga since 2009 and formally completed her 200 hr. Yoga Training in 2012 with Lisa and Charles Matkin in Garrison, NY. Since then Lucia has taught privately, in studios and corporate settings in Manhattan, Queens, Riverdale, Wall Street and Westchester. She was a founding teacher at 3 Elements Yoga Studio in Bayside, Queens and has taught in many creative settings such as Manhattan School of Music Summer Program, Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School in Steamboat Springs, CO, and Cortona Sessions New Music Festival in Tuscany, Italy. Lucia currently teaches at Club Fit in Briarcliff, NY as well as privately.

A life-long lover of movement, Lucia has trained professionally in traditional, contemporary and 5Rhythms Dance. She has studied somatic movement extensively under Dr. Melissa Michaels, founder of SomaSource, for 17 years and recently completed her SomaSource LifeCyle Practitioner training in Boulder, CO with Golden Bridge and the SomaSource Institute. Lucia has an MFA in Physical Theatre from London International School of Performing Arts.

Grounding ever more into her creative Flow, Lucia strives to surrender to the beat of her own heart whether on the yoga mat, the dance floor, at home or on stage. After 10 years in NYC, Lucia recently relocated to Ossining, where she lives with her husband, (his piano), and their two beautiful children.
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Age Group: All Ages
Tags: # HVBFH
Venue: Hudson Valley Books For Humanity
Address: 67 Central Avenue Ossining, New York 10562
Phone: 914-847-0773

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