Hands-On Yoga Adjustments: Worth the Risk?

May 13, 2019

As yoga teachers, we understand the value of hands-on adjustments. A skilled adjustment can create an “aha” moment when the student experiences the change physically. A child’s pose adjustment at the end of class may help students reach a more relaxed state. There are a wide range of potential benefits of adjustments, including correcting…

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Why Yoga Instructors Should Use Liability Waivers

February 15, 2019

As a yoga instructor, your top priority is the safety of your clients during their workout. Accidents happen, and some yogis have a hard time listening to their body. You must ensure each person in your class takes the necessary precautions to protect themselves, and other students, from harm. Although that instinct and responsibility…

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Yoga Insurance: Preserving Your Professional Future

January 03, 2019

According to News Medical, yoga-related emergency room visits have increased 70% over the last five years for over 36 million Americans who practice yoga. As yoga’s popularity continues to rise across the U.S., yoga professionals’ need for liability insurance continues to grow as well. Yoga liability insurance can help protect teachers from unexpected circumstances…

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Yoga Is for Runners Too – but Runners Aren’t Yogis

October 12, 2018

With the weather cooling off and marathon season just around the corner, you’re bound to see an influx of runners in your classes this fall. Indeed, yoga is a great cross-training workout for other athletes, particularly distance runners, whose muscles are tight from logging (literally) hundreds of miles per month. It’s exciting to have…

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