Everyone Begins Somewhere
By: Chase Heidner
The Issue In Chicago Yoga
Woman Being Taught a beginner Level pose: Child's Pose
CorePower Yoga: Is This Chain Beginner Level Friendly?
Chi-Town Shakti: Beginner Level Accessible?
Ganesha Yoga: Is It Welcoming To Beginners?
Opinion and Suggestion
Even with all the positives that come with creating a more beginner level accessible yoga studio, it is understandable why some yoga studios wouldn't want to. It is understandable that some yoga instructors simply just prefer to teach more difficult classes. It would be odd to judge a college professor for not wanting to teach a kindergarten level class. Also, some instructors are so advanced in their knowledge on the background of yoga, such as Chi-Town with their very traditional background, who would prefer to teach students of the same interests of their traditional style.
So even though becoming beginner level accessible in a yoga studio has many positives, some instructors do have their reasons for not wanting to! But I would definitely suggest that it is something to consider for the sake of expansion on their businesses, and for simply allowing more people of Chicago to try out the wonderful practice of yoga!
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