Brand: White Swan
"Inspiring to all" --Yoga Journal Restore energy, strength, and balance every day with world-renowned yoga teacher Shiva Rea. Offering seven 20-minute practices, this program will help you fit yoga into your busy life every day without having to repeat a workout. Practicing yoga daily, even for a short time, can be more beneficial than a long, intense practice once in a while. By tuning your workout to your needs each day, you'll acquire balance, composure, and tranquility in your life. On a stressful day, try one of the lunar programs for relaxation; when you need to be at your best, opt for an energizing solar practice, or put the two together to build stamina and sculpt long, lean muscles. With the customizable Yoga Matrix, you can choose from more than two hours of yoga to create endless possibilities for longer practices. Open your heart, ignite your inner fire, and experience the transformative effects of daily yoga with one of the worldâ€™s most inspiring teachers. Stills from Shiva Rea: Daily Energy - Vinyasa Flow Yoga (Click for larger image)
QI GONG FOR BEGINNERS/ is the perfect way to explore and experience the numerous benefits of Qi Gong. Used for thousands of years in China to build energy, improve & maintain health and cultivate peace of mind, these easy to learn practices are designed to enhance you vitality and well being. This DVD contains 8 customized routines to increase your physical and mental energy, reduce stress, improve balance and help with flexibility. DVD HIGHLIGHTS: - 8 customized routines to learn the Eight Pieces of Brocade Qi Gong - Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions - Exclusive Interview with the instructor - Modifications of poses for less-flexible people - Routines from 5 - 45 minutes From the creators at bodywisdom media comes a new expert line of DVDs! Excite, inspire and encourage your journey of healthy and balanced living. Qi Gong and Tai Chi master Chris Pei leads tailored workouts ranging from 5 to 45 minutes. This safe and effective program is suitable for every body, all ages and schedules.
Classical Pilates Technique: The Complete Mat Workout Series
Manufacturer: Classical Pilates, Inc.
Classical Pilates technique videos feature two of the most renowned Pilates professionals in the world, master instructor Bob Liekens and commentator Alycea Ungaro, who uphold the tradition and high ideals of Joseph Pilates original New York City Studio, which began during the 1920s. This DVD serves to preserve the original, classical method in the face of current challenges. Each exercise is performed flawlessly, in real-time, and in correct sequence. If you already have a foundation in the principles of this exercise method, then this is the DVD to buy to further your ability. It's not watered down, slowed down, or commercialized; it's just Pilates the way Joseph Pilates created it.While there's nothing flashy about this DVD, it is an invaluable tool (and the best) for those who are interested in more than the latest fad. Winner of the COMMUNICATOR AWARDS- 2003 AWARD OF DISTINCTION As a winner of this award Classical Pilates Inc. joins an exclusive list of video professionals who are recognized as the best within the industry.
Get the hot healthy body you've always wanted with Jillian Michaels new DVD Yoga Inferno. Yoga Inferno contains two 30-minute workouts providing a vigorous and focused yoga practice that burns calories and scorches fat. Jillian will guide you through seamlessly flowing sequences of power yoga that will transform your physique while building your stamina, strength and mobility. "If you liked my first yoga DVD you'll LOVE Yoga Inferno." -Jillian MichaelsWorkout 1 uses body weight along with 30-second cardio intervals. Workout 2 incorporates the use of light hand weights, combining traditional resistance moves with classic yoga poses for a dynamic, flowing, and challenging practice. Each workout offers both modified and advanced versions of the poses so you can progress at your own level. Itâ€™s time to get in amazing shape and energize your life. Get started today with Jillian Michaels Yoga Inferno.
Manufacturer: Jillian Michaels
Brand: WAX WORKS VIDEO WORKS
Whether you're looking to start exercising for the first time ever or get back into it, Jillian Michaels Beginner Shred has you covered!Jillian Michaels Beginner Shred is a comprehensive 30-day exercise plan to help you kickstart your weight loss journey, dramatically transforming not just your physique but also your level of fitness and self-confidence.Comprised of three 20-minute workouts over a 30-day period, this program will burn calories to melt off the fat, build strong lean muscles, and push you to find your true strength and inner power. Complete Workout 1 for the first ten days, rock out Workout 2 for the second set of 10 days, and finish strong with Workout 3 in the last ten days. There are both basic and advanced modifications for each move, so once you've mastered the moves with proper form you can progress your workout to match your fitness level.Get that fit, strong, healthy body you've always dreamed of. You can do this! And I ll be right there to guide you every step of the way. Start your transformation today with Jillian Michaels Beginner Shred!
Stay fit, healthy and flexible with this comprehensive yoga DVD specifically designed for those over 50. These 8 routines will help build strength, increase flexibility, promote calmness and improve balance. With both general practices and targeted routines modified to address particular issues, these expertly taught yoga practices will help you feel healthier, more fit and energized. Our easy-to-use interactive DVD menus allow you to choose from 8 customized routines ranging from 20-60 minutes, including: Flexibility & Strength Seated Poses Flowing Sun Salutations Guided Relaxation and Meditation Gentle Yoga on a Chair Osteoporosis Osteoarthritis Benagh is one of the most intelligent and insightful teachers around. - Yoga Journal Routines led by world renowned yoga instructor Barbara Benagh, who over the last 40 years has developed an insightful style that emphasizes reducing stress and promoting healthy living through the practice of yoga. Shot near beautiful Glacier National Park
Manufacturer: Starz / Anchor Bay
Brand: STARZ HOME ENTERTAINMENT
This unintimidating video explains Pilates mat techniques in easy-to-understand language. Not only can you tone and reshape your entire body by using this video - but you may even change your mind about exercise. What is the ultimate workout machine! YOUR BODY!!! With the authentic Pilates Method (developed decades ago by Joseph H. Pilates), you can reshape and tone your entire body to look longer and leaner by using these simple-yet-effective techniques. Anyone can do Pilates, regardless of age or fitness level - and that means you! Pilates for Dummies offers step-by-step instruction for 18 popular Pilates mat exercises and makes working out at your own level easy to do. This video incorporates floor techniques that are taught as part of every Pilates mat class to help you strengthen and lengthen your muscles, improve your posture, and tone and tighten your mid-section. About the instructor: Michelle Dozois is a 14-year fitness professional and Method Pilates certified instructor. She's the co-owner of Breakthru, a personal training and Pilates studio in Pasadena, California. Michelle has appeared in over 15 exercise videos, including Buns of Steel Platinum Collection and 10 Minute Solution. Pilates Workout for Dummies is a 60-minute DVD, ideal for both the first-time and intermediate Pilates exerciser. In the Basic Workout, well-toned instructor Michelle Dozois clearly and patiently presents 18 classic Pilates mat exercises, first demonstrating and explaining, then doing 6 to 10 repetitions. She explains what the Powerhouse is and how to use it, and covers the basics you'll need if you've never done this before (or need to be reminded), offering alignment tips, breathing, and extremely clear instructions for executing each movement. Dozois suggests modifications for making the exercises easier (or, occasionally, more challenging), and includes cautions against common mistakes and reminder tips for doing each exercise effectively. This is a fine first workout for Pilates novices. The Intermediate Workout cons...
Manufacturer: ANCHOR BAY
Brand: Anchor Bay Entertainment
This is yoga at its extreme. Bob has deconstructed the traditional concept of yoga with this vigorous, physique-refining yoga routine that recruits and trains every muscle in your body, stretching your limitations, and delivering powerful weight-loss results. Maximum output is required. Temperatures and heart rates will soar as you push your body to the limit, triggering both physical and metabolic responses that work to deliver your most streamlined physique possible. Go beyond where you thought a normal yoga workout could go!
Absolute Beginners - Cardio & Strength Training Workout for Seniors
Manufacturer: Bayview Entertainment
Are you ready to improve your life by learning cardiovascular and strength training exercises? Instructor Angie Miller and her crew will show you the way to develop strength while also improving balance and mobility with this easy to follow program of exercises which are designed especially for senior citizens just starting out with exercise and for those who want a refreshing, modern approach to physical fitness. Angie leads the way with four segments beginning with an easy Warm-Up designed to get your body ready for what is to come next. Next, the Cardio portion contains 22 minutes of heart-healthy moves split into four sets. Then Angie and the gang perform the 24-minute Strength Training segment with routines and exercises utilizing small hand weights and a chair that will help you stay strong, balanced, and mobile. Finally, a relaxing 5-minute Stretch finishes things off and sends you on the way to a productive and healthy day. The Absolute Beginners Cardio and Strength Training Workout for Seniors DVD is designed specifically for mature adults with safe, simple and effective exercises that are performed in a relaxing and educational pace. Each segment also includes an exercise modifier so that you can follow along and perform the workouts to the best of your ability. Equipment needed: sturdy chair, small set of light hand-weights (optional). Designed specifically for those just starting out with exercise programs - but suitable for all fitness levels - the Absolute Beginners Fitness series contains clear and precise instruction for safe, yet effective, workouts. Utilizing top instructors and proven methods, the Absolute Beginners Fitness series of DVDs are the best way to begin a lifetime of fitness and health.