Calling all yoga enthusiasts (and the non so enthusiastic ones), the mother of all yoga festivals is about to hit the town. On 16-17 March at Kite Beach – XDubai is unveiling a line-up that includes the rock stars of the yoga world to deliver the festival’s most holistic program to date.
Opening on 16 March at 8am for a mass yoga session for 1000 people led by 99-year old Tao Porchon-Lynch (phew, if we match half her skills we will be happy) and Yogi Cameron, other classes confirmed for the two-day festival include Yin Yoga, Traditional Ashtanga, Hatha Flow, Jivamukti Yoga, Sivananda Yoga, Power Flow, Vinyasa Flow, Sri Sri Yoga, and Grounding Sunrise. Non-traditional and beginner yoga classes, which aim to engage existing yogis while at the same time, open the practice to new audiences will include Yoga for All, Yoga in Arabic, Dancing Yoga, Partner Yoga, Yoga Fundamentals, Art Therapy Yoga, Chocolate Yoga, Clinical Yoga and Laughter Yoga.
A Mom and Me class will aim bring balance to new mothers while at the same time, introduce babies to the benefits of yoga. Children aged 2 to 12 years old can also participate in classes that include Kids’ Yoga, Posetivity Kids Yoga, and Laugh Your Way to Wellness in a dedicated kids’ area, which will also offer entertainment including arts & crafts and features such as a sandbox. Teens age 11 to 16 can also take advantage of Teens Yoga classes, designed especially for them.
Literally, there is something for everyone, mamas. If you are still not convinced about dusting those yoga pants then this should, XYoga Dubai 2018 aims to attract over 10,000 people with more than 25 yoga styles and over 60 complimentary classes & workshops designed to engage, inspire and challenge yogis from age 1 to 100 (all in two days).
Interested? To register go to www.xyogadubai.com (workshops and events although complimentary, will be subject to registration). See you there!