San Antonio Yogathon
SATURDAY, JUNE 20th, 2020
Celebrating the 6th International Day of Yoga
Join us for an all-day virtual YOGATHON, featuring local yoga teachers and offering a variety of yoga styles. Classes will stream live on the iDoYoga Facebook page and via Zoom.
In light of the Pandemic, our focus this year will be to help support our local yoga teachers and our goal for this Yogathon is to raise $15,000 to grant $500 emergency relief grants for up to 30 or our yoga teachers who have not been able to work due to the pandemic.
Please join us to show support for our local San Antonio yoga teachers, who have not been able to work due to COVID-19.
Our goal is to award up to 30 emergency relief grants of $500 each to San Antonio yoga teachers affected by the pandemic.
Walk, run, stretch and breathe. Keep moving to help stay healthy.
Together we can get through this pandemic and be stronger for it.
To give and receive is part of the flow in life; how can we contribute?
Sunrise Gentle Flow
6:00 AM – 7:00 AM
Veterans Yoga Project:
A gentle flow to awaken and connect breath, body, mind, and spirit.
Ashtanga Half Primary Series
7:00 AM – 8:15 AM
YogaShala of San Antonio:
The first half of the primary series of ashtanga method. Students should be familiar with fundamentals of Ashtanga Yoga.
Yoga for Seniors
8:15 AM – 9:00 AM
Chair yoga class with the aim of improving spinal health and core strength. Aspects of pranayama (breathing exercises) will be taught throughout the class. We will end with a short guided meditation that is proven to alleviate chronic pain.
Therapeutic Vinyasa Yoga
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Nydia’s Yoga Therapy Studio:
Open to all levels; this class is a breath-centered yoga movement awareness practice that informs all level participant sin the use of the most effective method for placement of their individual body within the Hatha yoga asana practice.
Community Yoga Live from Mission San Jose
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
This holistic and beginner-friendly yoga practice will inspire you to connect deeper with yourself, with your (virtual) community and with the rich culture and history of the place we all call home.
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sat Nam San Antonio:
Classic Kundalini set with asana, pranayam, meditation taught from my home studio. Kundalini Yoga combines 5 yoga practices in one: asana, pranayam, mantra, hand mudras and eye mudras.
Chaturanga Workshop - Empower your vinyasa
12:00 PM-1:00 PM
This class is perfect for everyone from beginners to teachers. Explore ways to prepare your body to have a strong vinyasa that fits where you are when you show up to practice. Learn key elements of chaturanga and ways to build strength to create a life-long yoga practice minimizing injury risk. Leave class empowered to customize your (or your students) vinyasa and create your best chaturanga.
Yoga for Kids
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Yoga Day Nonprofit
Join Kristen and her kids for a 30 minute class designed for children. Be ready to sing, jump, move, breathe, and have fun with your children the whole time!
Pranayama, Meditation & Relaxation
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Yoga in Motion
Practice of breathing exercises, meditation and relaxation.
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A class that blends the therapy of 26+2 with the gymnastic inclination of power yoga set to a curated playlist. Think Power, Bikram and Jam to music.
Yoga in Spanish
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
~ En Espanol~
Carlos will be teaching a gentle, healing yoga class for all levels in Spanish
Featured Community (virtual) Yoga Class:
Join us for our annual community class along the beautiful riverfront at the Shops at Rivercenter.
7:00 PM: Opening Session:
Join us for Messages from the new Consul General India - Aseem R. Mahajanand and Councilwoman Melissa Cabello Havrda.
Presentation of the scholarship checks.
*Social distancing policies in effect on June 20th.
If you, or a teacher you know, has not been able to teach yoga and who relied on yoga to provide their main source of income. Please feel free to complete this application and share it with other teachers who may benefit.