Yoga Class Descriptions

Reach your goals of movement, flexibility, focus and practice with Bonnie Walker, Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher in Bend, Oregon.

All Levels Iyengar Yoga

All Levels Iyengar Yoga by Bonnie Walker, CIYT in Bend, OregonAll Levels Iyengar Yoga is designed for both new and continuing students. All Levels students will be introduced to the same poses in stages so that you can practice at the level and pace you need to be successful. New students are welcome to take this class and when you are ready to take your yoga practice up a notch, you will be introduced to inversions and intermediate – advanced poses, with support. Everyone will be given a chance to attempt all poses before the class moves on. All Levels Iyengar Yoga incorporates yoga philosophy, pranayama and chanting, as well as support for developing or deepening your personal practice.

To find out if All Levels Iyengar Yoga is the best fit for you, please contact me: 541.788.0725

Yoga Wall Align

Yoga Wall Align by Bonnie Walker, CIYT, in Bend, OregonIn this slower paced class, your mind and body will connect as you build stability and strength while restoring flexibility. Class will start on your mat moving mindfully with accessible transitions and specific alignment cues to keep bodies safe. Then we will move to the Yoga Wall to work on finding more opening, stability and correct alignment in standing and balancing poses. Class ends in a nice wind-down that includes restoring poses either on the mat or on the Yoga Wall. All Levels Welcome!

To find out if Yoga Wall Align is the best fit for you, please contact me: 541.788.0725

Tension Release Yoga

Tension Release Yoga by Bonnie Walker, CIYT in Bend, OregonThis yoga practice is great for a tired, sore or recuperating body. We will do myofascial release through self massage using props including therapy balls, foam rollers, yoga straps and the Great Yoga Wall. You will leave feeling lighter and more mobile. In addition to a well-balanced weekly yoga practice, each week we will focus on different areas of the body including the neck and shoulders, hips and hamstrings, and all areas of the back. In addition we will relieve anxiety and stress by practicing yoga poses that help unwind tension. All levels welcome and no yoga experience needed!

To find out if Tension Release Yoga is the best fit for you, please contact me at: 541.788.0725 or use the contact form.

Iyengar Yoga Level 2

Sirsasana ~ HeadstandIn Level 2 classes, a wider range of poses will be introduced and beginning level poses will be refined including standing poses, inversions, back bends, forward bends, twists, supine poses and restorative practice. Level 2 incorporates yoga philosophy, pranayama and chanting, as well as support for developing or deepening your personal practice.

Prerequisite: Minimum of one year of Iyengar Yoga classes or 2 years in other methods, immediately preceding this class, or with teacher permission.

If you are interested in the Iyengar Yoga Level 2 Class, please contact me for more information.

For more information about Iyengar Yoga classes offered by Bonnie Walker, CIYT, please contact me by email or phone/text: 541.788.0725