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14 Partner Yoga Quotes To Lift You Up

14 Quotes To Strengthen Your Partner Yoga Practice When pairing up with another, we all come to crossroads of frustration and...

Q + A with Heather Larsen — Professional Slackliner

A Slacker With A Contagious Smile Take A Step Into Heather Larsen’s Slacklife Story From the first time we connected...

How To Yoga: Key Elements Of A Healthy Yoga Practice -- How to yoga with Lindsi Kay

How To Yoga: Key Elements Of A Healthy Yoga Practice

A Slackrobatic Lesson in Yoga This is not your typical how-to tutorial, where I tell you how to do certain...

10 Best Gifts For Acrobats and Yogis, Acroyogis

10 Best Holiday Gifts For Acroyogis

Lift Your Acro Friends Up With These Special Holiday Gifts For Acroyogis It’s the holiday season, and you want to...

Q + A with Mickey Wilson — Trickline Extraordinaire

Jumping On Line With Tricky Mickey Wilson 3 Time World Slackline Champion In the slackline world there are many forms...

Q + A: Friedi Kühne, Longest Free Solo Highline World Record Holder

Take A Dive Into Friedi Kühne’s State Of Mind Longest Free Solo Highline World Record Holder In case you don’t...

60+ Slackline Festivals Around The World

Festival Guide: 60+ Slackline and Highline Festivals As the years pass, the number of highline and slackline festivals grow. It...

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Tri-Axial Loading a Carabiner: Is it safe for slacklining?

First Things First…What Is Tri-Axial Loading? I recently posted an instructional video on how to set up a Yogaslackers E-line...

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Building Trust with AcroYoga

AcroYoga: A Tool To Build Trust And Community When I think about acroyoga, I get really excited. I think about...

Train These 5 Yoga Poses to Support Your AcroYoga Practice

Train These 5 Yoga Poses to Support Your AcroYoga Practice

5 Yoga Postures to Compliment Your AcroYoga Practice Today I’m going to review 5 yoga poses you can train to strengthen...

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4 Slackline Safety Tips

Simple Tips To Minimize Risk 4 Slackline Safety Tips As the popularity of slacklining rises so does the potential for...

How To Build A Simple Slackline A-Frame - SLACKROBATS

How To Build A Simple Slackline A-Frame

No Trees To Slack On? We Have A Solution! Recently, someone reached out to me wondering if I had any...

Smith Rock Highline Festival 2017

A Beautiful Day In The Sky Smith Rock Highline Festival 2017 The van is parked and the stoke is high!...

18 Slackline Quotes to Support/Calm Your Walk buddy thomas

18 Slackline Quotes to Support/Calm Your Walk

Support Your Practice With Empowering Thoughts We all have our moments of struggle, when the disorganized chatter in our head...

Slackrobats AcroYoga Warm-Ups 6 Leg Warm-Ups For Bases

AcroYoga Warm-Ups: 6 Leg Warm-Ups For Bases

Let’s Get Your Legs Warm and Ready To Base Solo and Partner Leg Warm-ups Before you get right into your...

5 Training Methods To Improve Your Slacker Skills

5 Training Methods To Improve Your Slacker Skills

Want To Get Better At Slacklining? 5 Training Tips To Get You There Slacklining is an art form that you...

The History of AcroYoga: Origin & Roots

The History of AcroYoga: Origin & Roots

A Brief History of AcroYoga The Origins & Roots of Acrobatic Yoga Like a tree that grows many beautiful branches,...

Is Acroyoga For Me? How Do I Get Started? - SLACKROBATS

Is Acroyoga For Me?…How Do I Get Started?

What’s Up With AcroYoga? Is this practice for me? Do you remember how you felt to be a kid playing...

Technical Review of Warrior 2 (Virabhadrasana II)

 Warrior 2: From the Ground Up Warrior 2 is a strong and active yoga posture that helps to channel your...

RESPECT YOUR JOINTS. Warm Them Up Before Activity.

RESPECT YOUR JOINTS. Warm Up Before Activity.

Let’s Warm-Up Before We Play Whether you’re getting ready to do acroyoga, slackline, go running, or do some handstands, it’s...

Learning AcroYoga: Terminology and Body Cues :: Slackrobats

Learning AcroYoga: Terminology and Body Cues

Specific Terms To Align The Body AcroYoga 101 Today I’m going to go over some standard cues you might hear...

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Slacklining Facilitates Meditation…Here’s How.

What is meditation? Meditating is the act of focusing on one thing, such as your breath or a Mantra, to...

Practicing Yoga Promotes Healthy Joint Function

Yoga’s Powerful Effect On The Human Joints Whether it’s yoga on the ground, on a slackline, or on a person, it’s...

How To Create A Simple Multiplier System With 2 Carabiners

How To Create A Simple Multiplier System Is your line as tight as you can get it by yourself, but it’s...

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5 Training Drills For Slackline Enthusiasts (with video!)

Slackline Drills to Keep You In Shape So you have your slackline, now what? Whether you’re an old school slacker...

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Cultivate Balance With CTL Training

CTL Training Constant-Tension-Load (CTL) Let’s talk training technique. Today I’m going to discuss ONE specific style of training called CTL...

How Slacklining and AcroYoga Got Me On Social Media

How Slacklining and AcroYoga Got Me On Social Media

I’ve Never Used Social Media Until Now… Here’s a little fun fact about me…I’m one of those people who still...

Slackrobats Acro Art: How Acro Inspires My Inner-Painter

Acro Art: Inspiring My Inner-Painter

Inspirations Discovered In Acro To me, acro inspires and creates beauty. The movement within the art is very controlled and can...

Acrolining: The Love Child of Slacklining + AcroYoga

The Acrolining Adventures Continue… Awhile back, around December 2015, I wrote a blog about combining two passions into one practice....

Slacklining In Mexico: Training and Making Friends

Slacklining In Mexico: Training and Making Friends

Turning Strangers Into Friends Slacklining strikes again, leaving smiles and new connections to balance in its wake. Now let me...