Yoga Journal Marathon. Let it Rain!

Post by Liliya Rudakova,  20 June 2014 ,  News
This year YogoMotive took part in its first yoga-marathon! 

Fast facts:
What: Yoga Journal Charity Marathon
When & Where: 15th of June, Museon Art Park in Moscow
Who: Yoga enthusiasts ready to devote 108 rounds of Surja Namaskar (Sun Salutation) to a good cause. 1028 yoga lovers participated. 
The cause: raising money for children suffering of spinal deformities.
Raised: 1.077.160 rub = 21.545 euro

Here´s our photo-report!

It all started with a short warm up. Alina is stretching, getting ready, general excitement is in the air. What could go wrong?

Yoga Events Moscow

During the very first round of Sun Salutation it started to rain... Refreshing!

Yoga Events Moscow

The participants could´t care less though. They sticked to the practice as the rain got stronger and louder accompanied by thunder. 

Yoga Marathon Moscow

After 24 rounds it was possible to move under the roof. Another option was to stay outside, practice a bit more under the rain and then join the others for some ginger tea. Alina could´t help continuing to practice under the rain. 
There she goes!

downward facing dog, rain, moscow

And a little more!

camel pose, rain, yoga marathon

There's no such thing as bad weather, only wrong attitude! Let it rain! :)
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