Introduction: Where YouTube Can’t Take You

"I am not a likely yogini: I am too fond of cake and to-do lists. And the start of my yoga journey was a dead end – not just the numbed toes at the ends of my pins-and-needles legs as I cramped my limbs into an unfamiliar half-lotus. There was a sense of futility."

Discover what lead Elizabeth Gowing on a yoga journey around Britain in the first chapter of her book, Unlikely Positions (in Unlikely Places)!


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In My End Is My Beginning – Yin Yoga in Newquay

Elizabeth Gowing has time to reflect as she discovers yin yoga in Cornwall.


Iyengar Yoga – Maida Vale, London

Elizabeth Gowing masters Crow at an Iyengar class in London.


Wiped – Hot Yoga and Belonging in Brighton

Elizabeth Gowing transforms herself into a human fountain as she sweats her way through a hot yoga session in Brighton.


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