Yoga speed dating dating older woman 15 years
Being funky Fitzroy, there are lots of options at our fingertips. Finally, please note that you are assumed to be comfortable with a level of physical touch, as we will be linking hands and supporting each other in postures.
It is also expected that all participants will be respectful of others and their own bodies.
Uneasy giggles followed his pronouncement—“See, real connection!
”As we went around the circle, filled with people I didn’t know but who would soon be massaging my shoulders and telling me their insecurities, we stated our intentions, and the word “connection” was the repeated phrase.
When the facilitator asked the room if liked swiping, almost rhetorically, I was the lone one who raised a hand. I had ended my first rendezvous knowing nothing about the man in front of me except that he loved his family. “OK, bye,” I told him, but he was already onto the next woman.
The mini dates that followed alternated from bizarre to surprising to super-uncomfortable.
They stretch, they hold, and they (hopefully) connect on a deeper level—all while focusing on one pose per partner.
Instead, there will be the opportunity to go out to dinner together in a group after the event, or you may wish to ask your preferred boy/girl out to dinner. No prior experience in yoga is necessary, nor are you expected to be flexible.
It’s yoga speed dating and it’s picking up speed—literally.
From yoga studios to the popular Crunch gyms, yoga speed dating may be an alternative option for yoga lovers who are tired of trying to meet in bars or online. Founder of the Colorado-based Yoga Dates Amy Baglan says yoga speed dating is a way to bring a social side to an activity that is usually a solitary, introspective practice.
This was an evening I had signed up for as a revolt of sorts, to combat the monotony of internet dating.
I had no desire to go on yet another repetitive walk down Valencia, coffee in hand, with the latest man I had swiped right on.