Welcome to Yogathon canada
Runners run together for marathons, musicians band together for benefit concerts, now Yoga enthusiasts stretch out in Yogathon: 108 sun salutation challenge to spread the message of peace through yoga and support a good cause.
Happening on Saturday, August 16, 2014 in 11 cities across the nation -- Halifax, London, Montreal, Ottawa, Pembroke, Quebec City, Toronto, Vancouver, Windsor, Phoenix and St. Mathieu du Parc -- Yogathon Canada is for anyone who wants to challenge themselves for a great cause. Even people who can’t touch their toes or have never done yoga before! All you need is motivation, enthusiasm and your yoga mat. Be a part of it.
Believed to have originated 5,000 years ago, Sun salutations are a series of 12 fluid yoga postures that create a full body workout. In yoga philosophy, sun salutations are a way of honoring the sun and bringing its power into your heart.
All event proceeds support Care for Children, a charity program that provides education and educational infrastructure for children in underdeveloped countries. Take this opportunity to make a difference in children's lives!
It costs just $25 to participate. Why wait? Rise, shine and salute the sun!