Wednesday 22 October 2014

Fitionary: Aerial Yoga

fItionaryAerial Yoga

Aerial Yoga noun, a yoga offshoot performed with someone hoisted in the air, supported by a circus-style hammock, or lengths of silk which are secured to the ceiling. It combines the basics of yoga with calisthenics, dance, Pilates and acrobatics

Aerialist noun, someone who performs moves (including yoga) while hoisted in the air

Cirque du Soleil, popular touring circus-in-the-air act which has piqued many people's interest in the idea of off-floor exercising

Harrison, Christopher, New York-based dancer/choreographer acknowledged as the founder of antigravity-style fitness routines, including antigravity aerial yoga

Irish Independent

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