Professional Training

Deepening the Practice with Gary Carter

A progressive series of 3 hour workshops with Gary Carter.

25th January 2017 2:30-5:30pm, Covent Garden

Cost: £40.00

Booking is essential, by contacting Sharon at

Other workshops on the following dates:

22nd March 2017
24th May 2017
19th July 2017
18th October 2017
6th December 2017

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Anatomy Course for Yoga Teachers with Gary Carter

Gary Carter shows in his yoga anatomy course how a thorough knowledge of anatomy can help teachers to make intelligent choices about the way they teach their pupils.

His workshops involve the use of props, illustrations, and hands-on work in class to help demonstrate the principles that underlie your movement practice. This course of experiential anatomy will run for nine weekends.

This 9 weekend yoga anatomy course for Yoga Teachers explores the anatomy of movement in relation to practice, movement analysis, 3-D work, and experiential anatomy. It will encourage yoga teachers to ‘see’ their students more clearly, thus helping with rehabilitative issues. The course aims to help yoga teachers take a flexible, intelligent approach to their specific field with individual students.

Yoga Anatomy Course details:
Weekend 1 •Intelligent Design? • October 29th & 30th, 2016
Development of Movement Patterns Development of Bone Ligaments, Joints, and Skeleton

Weekend 2 • Sense of Self • November 26th & 27th, 2016
Perception – Kinaesthetic sense Muscle How Bones and Fascia Communicate The Fascial Web Gravity response

Weekend 3 • The Feet And Up! • January 14th & 15th, 2017
The Foot – Primary Support The Legs – Lightness and Strength The Pelvis & Pelvic Freedom

Weekend 4 • The Pelvis And Up! The Spinal Organ Part 1 • February 11th & 12th, 2017
Psoas and Piriformis and the ‘Pelvic Trampoline’ The Deep Six and Pelvic Fluidity

Weekend 5 • The Spinal Organ Part 2 What Is The Core? • March 11th & 12th, 2017
Breath and Movement
Spinal Structure and Function The Spine as an Organ Anatomy of Breath Understanding Breathing Practices and their application to the work

Weekend 6 • Balance Of Weight • April 8th & 9th, 2017
The Cranium and Neck – Cranio Sacral Rhythms The Shoulder Girdle

Weekend 7 • Inwards & Upwards • May 13th & 14th, 2017
The Arms and Back The Bandhas
Diaphragms of the body The Cups and Domes in movement

Weekend 8 • Spring Loaded And Light • June 10th & 11th, 2017
Spiral Dynamics The Fluid Body
Tensegrity and the Muscle Matrix

Final 3 day weekend 9 • Anatomy Of Connection • July 7th, 8th & 9th, 2017
The Myofascial Meridians in Asana, including the Anatomy Trains Theory
Straps Bands & Slings!
Effective Body Reading Tensegrity in Movement

Course Times: Saturdays: 10:00pm – 5:00pm with a 1 hour and 15 minute lunch breat plus two short breaks in the day.
Sundays: 10:00am – 4:00pm with a 1 hour lunch break plus two short breaks.
The final 3 day weekend will start on Friday at 5pm -9pm, Saturday and Sunday as above.

29th October 2016 - 9th JUly 2017, Fitzrovia.

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