Posts Tagged ‘Olympics’

Cut-throat, competitive yoga?  No, it can’t be.  April Baer covers a story on an Oregon-based competitive league of yoga. To compete, each practitioner enters a silent hall and performs 7 Asanas.  While, competitions have been around for some time in India, in India and the US alike, many are strongly opposed to the idea.

Organizers with the competitive yoga movement are trying to win over the Olympic committee in time to join the 2020 Summer Olympic games.

Listen to the coverage:NPR


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