header

Welcome to my blog, with news of my Shiatsu massage practice in Suffolk, exercise classes and cooking workshops, some views on events and happenings locally and abroad....and more.....
To receive email updates directly into your Inbox, insert your email address in the Follow by email box on the right.

Trish Dent

Exercise and Stretch Classes

I've been working with managers of the various village halls and rooms that I teach my classes in to ensure that my new in-person classes are Covid-19 compliant, with appropriate distancing and Covid-19 hygiene policies in place in all of the halls and rooms. This allows both yourselves and myself to have confidence with respect to personal safety whilst being able to exercise.
 
Most of my exercise classes will commence from Tuesday 15th September 2020. Classes will be one hour in length. Due to distancing measures required, the number of participants in each class is strictly limited. I ask you to book in advance to ensure your place as soon as possible. There will not be the facility to drop into classes.
Note, there are a few spaces remaining and you're welcome to join any of these classes, contact me for details and adjusted cost.
Once you've booked I will email details about new distancing and cleaning routines.
Please note that you will need to bring your own mat, block (or cushion) and blanket. I have new mats that you can purchase from me (£15) and also blocks (£5) and well as straps and resistance bands. Order ASAP please.
Payment by BACS preferred, either before or after first class.
email me to book any of the classes below:
 
Yoga for All on Tuesday mornings 11.30am - 12.30pm
The Cut Dance Studio, Halesworth
Starts Tuesday 15th September cost £48 for 6 classes.
 
Chair Yoga Tuesdays 3pm - 4pm
Westleton Village Hall
Starts soon.

Stretch & Strengthen Tuesdays 4.30 - 5.30pm
Westleton Village Hall
Starts Tuesday 15th September cost £52 for 6 classes. 
 
Stretch & Strengthen Wednesdays 10am - 11am
Huntingfield Hub
Starts Wednesday 16th September. Cost £52 for 6 classes
 
Stretch & Strengthen on Thursdays 10am - 11am
Theberton Village Hall
Starts 24th September. Cost £42 for 5 classes

Stretch & Strengthen on Thursdays 6pm - 7pm
The Cut Dance Studio, Halesworth
Starts Thursday 17th September. Cost £48 for 6 classes.


Classes online on Zoom
These have been so successful during lockdown that I will be continuing with classes as below. If we go into lockdown again at any time, those attending live classes are welcome to join online classes. A recording of each class is available afterwards in case you're unable to watch it at the time. These will be recordings of teaching in real time.

Yoga for All on Tuesday mornings 11.30am - 12.30pm
Stretch & Strengthen on Thursdays 6pm - 7pm
Cost to attend online Zoom classes for 6 weeks (one or both classes) is £35
You will need a personal link and password to access. Please email me if you’d like to attend the classes and I’ll email your link and password and give you payment details. If you're new to Zoom, please access the class well in time, as you will need to download Zoom (you don’t need to create an account though) and it takes a minute or two to get on. Simply follow the instructions on your screen when you join the class. Don't panic, it's easy!

Chair Yoga
Yoga for All
See my Yoga page for details

Stretch and Strengthen Classes

Trish’s combination of core work and other strengthening exercises, along with stretches and joint mobilization, helps you build strength and improve your range of movement, leading to a better sense of wellbeing and vitality.
This class will help you:
* Improve your body awareness, coordination, balance and flexibility
* Improve your general sense of well being
* Learn to breathe more fully
* Learn how to relax
* Learn techniques to improve the quality of your lifestyle
 
Suitable for all ages, pre-booking is essential. Phone me on 07530 699985 or email me

Personalised private exercise sessions and regimes, including one-to-one and small group Yoga, are available at my Spexhall studio.

To book a place, or for queries email me

Please wear loose-fitting clothing and bring a mat, a blanket and a small cushion or yoga block to the classes.
Note that I sell mats and blocks at unbeatable prices if you wish to purchase any.

What participants say about my classes:
"Thank you for introducing me to a gentler way of exercising. Your classes helped me to relax and opened my mind to other possibilities"....

"...my centre of anxiety is calm...."

"I love the way you build up preparatory exercises that then make the yoga poses easier to do."