Tuesday, April 23, 2019


Today's Classes


Flow & Let Go Yoga
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Instructor: Joanne Lowe




Big Stretch Yoga
07:00 PM - 08:15 PM
Instructor: Joanne Lowe




Retreats & Workshops


Early Bird Yoga - 8 week Spring Session
Mar 27 to May 15, 2019




Yoga with Furry Adoptable Pets at The Toronto Humane Society
Apr 25, 2019




Spring Pop-Up Market
May 4, 2019




News


Spring Pop-up Market, May 4th
[posted:2019-04-03]




Class Fees Increase February 1, 2019
[posted:2019-01-21]




Holiday Food & Toy Donations
[posted:2018-12-05]




Recent Features


NEW STUDENTS - 30 days for $55
Coupons/Special Offers
[posted:2017-12-30]




VIP Shopping Party at Lole!
Coupons/Special Offers
[posted:2017-10-25]




18th Anniversary Yoga Class Special
Coupons/Special Offers
[posted:2017-10-11]




About The Big Stretch

strengthen your body, nurture your soul and lift your spirit

A small, intimate yoga centre that opened its doors in 1999, The Big Stretch is a warm, welcoming space that offers hatha yoga classes to all age groups. With candles and music, and a small group of instructors, classes are tailored to the dynamics of the group attending. Instructors focus on each student and his or her needs, challenges or injuries. The Big Stretch also offers corporate yoga, workshops and yoga retreats.

Hatha yoga is a gentle, yet effective yoga practice that enhances your health and well-being. The simple breathing, stretching and muscle relaxation techniques relieve various symptoms of stress, including tension headaches, fatigue, anxiety,
back-pain, depression and insomnia.

In our classes, we slow down from our hectic schedules, allowing the breath to flow through the postures. Create balance by uniting opposites - effort and grace, stability and fluidity, strength and softness. Rather than just exercising, we can begin to connect the breath with body and mind, directing our attention inward.

Mats, blankets, bolsters, blocks, straps, zafus and eye pillows are provided for your support, comfort and convenience. Inspiring music and candles, warm, earthy hardwood floors, large windows and soothing blue walls create a gentle and relaxing atmosphere.





"I love your class for a million reasons. The flow is natural and makes sense to my body. I love the music, candles and lighting. But most of all - you and your kindness and lovely sense of humour." ~ Rhonda Hanson MacNeil





"Thanks so much, Joanne. I love attending this class; it always sets me up for the year ahead and puts me in the real spirit of the holidays. You are a gem. Have a wonderful 2013!!!" ~ Kara C.





"Thank you so much, it was a wonderful class. I am looking forward to next time. It had been several years since I did any form of exercise and even longer since i did yoga. I had such a great experience, I really felt comfortable, relaxed, very stretched haha, and it just felt easy to slip
into the rhythm of the class. It's all true what they say, Joanne at Big Stretch is fantastic!!!!"