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Bethany Lyons’ students engage in a core-firing variation of Side Angle Present at Bryant Park in New York City.

Bryant Park Yoga exercise is back in New york city City for its 12th period, showcasing instructors curated by Yoga Journal. Recently’s included trainer is Bethany Lyons, co-founder of Lyons Den Power Yoga exercise, which educated this previous Tuesday morning’s class.

‘It’s such an unique chance for New Yorkers to attach to their method, being outside, as well as this outstanding city. To educate under the trees and high-rise buildings that border Bryant Park is nothing brief of impressive,’ claims Lyons, a qualified Baptiste Yoga Teacher.

Strong-Core Side Angle Variation

Lyons decided to show an intense variation of Extended Side Angle Pose (Utthita Parsvakonasana) at Bryant Park this week.


  • opens hips
  • strengthens core, glutes, and also legs

How To Do It

Place the ideal forearm on the ideal thigh and reach the left arm over the ear towards the front of the floor covering. Hold for 3 breaths. Press a lot more firmly right into both feet, lighten the weight in the ideal arm, after that prolong it together with the left arm. Now get to both arms toward the front of the floor covering, constructing warmth as well as stamina in the core and the legs. Ground down and get to onward like you are visiting propel yourself off the ground Superman-/ Superwoman-style. Hold for 3 breaths. Repeat on the various other side.

Check below for the timetable of upcoming Bryant Park Yoga classes, which occur every Tuesday and Thursday through Sept. 23. Follow the Bryant Park Yoga series at #yjendlessyogasummer.