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Come join us for weekly yoga every Sunday. Yoga practice helps improve endurance, strength, flexibility, and mental focus.

When: Sunday 6:30pm

Where: Location varies (National mall, Iwo Jima Memorial, Georgetown waterfront, etc.)

Teacher(s): Guest teachers as well as club yogis. If you are teacher and would like to lead a class, email

Clothes: Anything comfortable and loose-fitting that doesn’t hinder your body movement or over expose body parts. Running shorts and a singlet/t-shirt are good.

Gear: Mat

Etiquette: Arrive 10-15minutes before class, take off your shoes and socks, put mat where you feel most comfortable.

Basis Yoga poses: Get familiar with basic poses, practice at home make you more comfortable and improve your experience.

  • Sun-salutation (Surya Namaskar)
  • Downward-facing dog (Parvath-asana)
  • Upward-facing dog/Cobra (Bhujang-asana)
  • Warrior pose (Virabhadra-asana)

Email with any questions or comments.

Yoga September 18

Location: Mary Livingston Ripley Garden, Washington DC (National Mall). Between the Arts & Industries Building and Hirshhorn Museum. One block from the Air & Space museum.

Teachers: Lisa Pafe & Patrick Staton

Lisa Pafe teaches Vinyasa, Hatha, and Yin yoga and is always looking for a new challenge. Lisa received her 200-hour RYT Fluid Vinyasa Yoga certification with Kevan Gale, and she also trained in Yin Yoga at East Meets West Yoga Center. She is the USA Yoga Federation 2016 Senior Women’s Division Virginia and Mid-Atlantic Region Asana Champion and  is ranked 7th nationally.

Patrick Staton started practicing yoga in college, but it became a true passion for him during his first year of graduate school. After his first Bikram class, he was determined to make yoga a large part of his life. Patrick has found that practicing Bikram and Vinyasa yoga helped with all aspects of life, and could not wait to help others find their ‘yoga path.’ After a year of practicing Bikram and Vinyasa, he enrolled in the 200 hour Fluid Vinyasa Teacher Training so he could teach what he loved.

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