May you have a strong foundation when the winds of changes shift ~ Forever Young, Bob Dylan
I’ve been taking Rocket yoga for more than a year now.
Three times a week, I go to the same class with the same teacher. She mixes it up, and we fly and invert and lock and lift.
I rarely miss a class, so I figure I’ve practiced Rocket more than 100 times. How is it, then, that I’ve only recently realized that at every practice, we move through a foundational sequence before we take off?
Am I the only one who didn’t know we were putting on the undergarments of our practice before getting dressed for the rest?
Like most young girls, I was taught my first foundation lesson at an early age: to always wear nice underwear in case I’m in an accident and wind up in the hospital.
Foundations can last a lifetime, and that’s why every day, I’ve got on pretty underwear under there. And I think that’s also why we are working on a foundation at Rocket. It’s not just for that day’s practice, but for the rest of our practicing days.Read More