The fifth annual Banff Yoga Competition kicked off its three day wellness competition with yoga, meditation, inexperienced delicacies, and outside journey regardless of the rain on Might 24-26.
One attendee mentioned, “I might by no means think about myself a yogi, however this weekend I realized a lot about yoga. It’s concerning the thoughts, the spirit and the physique. Taking time to breathe is extra essential than mastering a pose. Listening to your physique is essential and listening to ones coronary heart is extra essential. Self love shouldn’t be egocentric!”
Competition Founder Kaeleigh Doherty mentioned the competition was a bought out success and that she is happy with the way it has grown in a sustainable manner, with 75 per cent of the audio system and yoga instructors on the road up being native this 12 months as a result of she believes the Bow Valley has a number of the greatest lecturers on the planet.
“The particular company who attended from different locations have been taken by how educated and genuine our native wellness practitioners are. The Banff Yoga Competition creates a platform for the perfect and probably the most genuine. We’re 75 per cent native line up and we search to be the leaders within the wellness competition trade.
“Banff’s wellness trade is an instance of our capability to be leaders and sport changers. My enterprise mannequin shouldn’t be solely extra sustainable than my rivals, it celebrates neighborhood, exudes high quality over amount, and can develop in a manner that’s manageable,” mentioned Doherty.