Find your next Acro experience

Find your next Acro experience

201 events found

April 3 - 4, 2020
3 workshops: icarian games, introduction to it, technical focus on details. Dynamic fun, to use different techniques to give flyers airtime. Standing acrobatics skills & h2h to improve skills.
April 3 - 5, 2020
3 day standing acro intensive: advanced dance lifts, flips, tosses & drops through sequences, reverse h2h entrances & exits, variations for all levels, & connecting dance lifts with h2h.
April 3 - 5, 2020
If you identify as female (cis or trans) and/or gender non-binary/non confirming - this is your fest. Acro classes with beginner/Intermediate and Intermediate/Advanced options.
April 4 - 5, 2020
Experience different styles of L-base with a variety of local teachers for participants to have an understanding of poses as a base, flyer & spotter. Class descriptions coming closer to the event.
April 4 - 5, 2020
A weekend full of AcroYoga flows, pops & whips, a wide range of washing machines, L-basing sequences & standing acro flows, to thrill & challenge, all in a progressive & safe manner.
April 4 - 5, 2020
2-days handstand workshop open for beginners & advanced practitioners. Basics for beginners & intermediates, a solid base & tools, physical & technical. Intermediate/advanced, refinement of technique.
April 4 - 5, 2020
Weekend workshop to work on L-base washing machines & flows, pops, whips & h2h. The goal is to offer variations to suit each level of ability. Pre requisites: free star, reverse star, side star & f2h.
April 4 - 8, 2020
Skills to be covered: icarian, whips/whops, washing machines, f2h, h2h, dance lifts, standing tosses & pitching. Acro training, group activities & 1 catered traditional Mexican meal are included.
April 4 - 10, 2020
7 days of rigorous training includes: accommodation, organic cuisine, movement & handstand classes, acro workshops, flexibility & strength training, improv practice & natural mineral water swimming.
April 5 - 11, 2020
1 week retreat to experience AcroYoga, climbing, hiking, therapeutic exercise & Thai massage. Discover the Todra Gorges surroundings, a rocky canyon & the river that flows through the valley.
April 6 - 17, 2020
2 week program for partner acrobatics, professional instructions in the field of hand balancing, group AcroYoga, h2h, high acro balance, dynamic skills & group games, plus dance & physical theater.
April 8 - 12, 2020
5 days of AcroYoga, dance, yoga, handstands & Thai massage in nature. The main focus is AcroYoga & explore how other types of bodywork will bring fluidity & awareness. This retreat is for all levels.
April 8 - 13, 2020
Pre-con: 2 days advanced partner acrobatics, 6 workshops, free training & veggie food. Main con: 4 days of partner acrobatics, 30 workshops, non stop free training, veggie food, drinks & party.
April 9 - 13, 2020
Acroyoga & contact impro Easter retreat with Dorte Bjerre Jensen & Simon Christian Larsen. Explore momentum, gravity, the contact & balance between partners through playing.
April 10 - 12, 2020
Small size festival with 3 workshops per session with time to break down material & get specific coaching. The festival will feature an organized beginner track for an optimal acro experience.
April 10 - 12, 2020
16hr of AcroYoga classes, a night of live entertainment & jam time. A line-up of teachers specialized in acrobatics, partner therapeutics, L-basing machines & icarian style popping.
April 10 - 12, 2020
3 days, 21 workshops with International teachers. There will be L-basing, standing AcroYoga & dynamics, icarian, pops, whips & handstand. Location in a wonderful nature site.
April 10 - 13, 2020
4 days intensive to improve fluidity, refine technique & learn new routes. Whips, pops, icarian games, Acro duo floor work, H2H, handstand & Acro combo. The work will be adapted for all levels.
April 10 - 13, 2020
A full Easter weekend to share & to enjoy play, yoga, acrobatics, bodywork, relaxation, good vegetarian food, singing & dancing. Program packed with workshops for al levels. Families are welcome.
April 10 - 14, 2020
AcroYoga, partner acrobatics, H2H & icarians. Every levels & every like. Teachers with great experience such as cie XY, Zoé from ladyz machine, Daniel Marty and a coach in acrosport.
April 11 - 12, 2020
Weekend for learning acrobalance in all variations with the base lying on the floor as well as on a standing base, how to get in to a trick & how to get out in different variations.

Zing Events Presents: AcroYoga All Around the World

What we set out to do with Zing is to bring under one roof all the acro yoga events in the world; a workshop in Denver, a retreat in Bali, teacher training in the Canary Islands,  weekend intensive in the French Alps or a festival in Montreal – if it involves a base and flyer we’ll find it and list it on Zing.

Fast forward to now. There you go. Search by place, or search by date and rest assured – Zing has the most complete listing of acro yoga events all over the world, between now and next year.

Here’s a quick recap of the types of events featured:

Acro Yoga Workshops

Acro workshops are without a doubt the most popular form of acrobatic gathering. The workshops are focused in some way; for beginners who want to start out with partner acro yoga or for advanced looking to perfect acro yoga moves; focused on handstands or on smooth transitions. Workshops are great opportunities to sharpen a certain skill, develop a new one or simply refine your technique. Workshops usually feature either a single teacher, or selected few. You’ll be able to fully experience and benefit from the knowledge and unique expertise of the teacher(s). Last, some workshops offer accommodations, in other you’ll have to take care of it yourself.

Acro Yoga Retreats

The crème de la crème of acro and travel, in most case include full accommodation of food & board. Similar to weekend workshops, acroyoga retreats are intimate affairs with fewer participants – usually up to 20-30 – that delve deep into a specific acrobatic practice, and let participents experience a true acro yoga immersion. Great chance to connect with people and to attend classes that go beyond the core skills. Similar to workshops, a single star teacher will be at the helm or a team of two, three teachers from a specific acro movement.

Acro Yoga Festivals & Conventions

Acro Festivals are amazing opportunities to have a taste of many different teachers giving a variety of classes and practice with numerous partners. Think of a festival as a research ground – a really fun and playful one of course – for finding those amazing teachers that really strike a chord with you and that with them you’ll want to take future workshops & retreats. And, an opportunity to experience acro yoga jams in between classes with the hundreds of attendees.

Acro Yoga Teacher Training

A few leading bodies hold acro yoga teacher training all over the world, among them: AcroYoga International Foundation, AcroYoga Montreal, Acro Revolution, AcroYoga Sanctuary. These are the highest-level events to build and develop your teaching skills, even if a teaching career isn’t what you’re aiming for.

If you’re just beginning, or thinking about giving it a try, we have two things to say. First – welcome! It’s been long overdue. You are making one of the smartest decisions you’ve made recently for your wellbeing. Second, we’ve put together a little guide for you that covers all the acro yoga basics. Have a read, and then search the planet for your next acro experience.

Acro Yoga Near Me

Zing.Events provides valuable information for those who wish to combine their acro practice with travel. Our global coverage is ideal for panning your next wellness vacation, enabling you to find diverse acroyoga events all over the world.

With that said, Zing.Events is also the perfect tool for your day-to-day acroyoga near me – you don’t need to fly across the world in order to participate in a acro workshop, attend a festival or find a cool jam to mix with fellow acro-yogis.

Simply use the location filter, select your current location and see all the acro events that are happening near you.

Acroyoga for Beginners: FAQ

You have to begin somewhere, and that would be understanding why you want to practice acro. Here some basic concepts explained.

What is acro yoga?

An integration of traditional yoga, acrobatics with elements of the therapeutic art Thai Massage into flowing sequences done in together by a base and a flyer. Usually there’s also a spotter to make sure the flyer lands safely.

It’s a demanding physical exercise, requiring a high degree of flexibility, balance and strength from both base and flyer. On top of the physical aspect, the trust between the partners is a crucial component of acroyoga.

What are Solar and Lunar sessions?

The two completing elements of acro practice: Solar is the acrobatic aspect, and Lunar is the therapeutic aspect. Lunar practice uses the healing nature of Thai Massage to stretch and calm and muscles after an intensive Solar practice.

What are the benefits of practicing acro?

Many! First, as far as health benefits, you’ll develop your muscle strength, flexibility, your core balance. Next, yogi benefits; it is yoga after all, so you’ll connect with your inner self, finding a sense of calmness, acceptance and openness. And – the play aspect of the practice is just plain-old fun, whether you’re flying or basing.

How many acro yoga poses are they?

Static positions are good to start with to practice your balance, to strengthen your body and prepare your muscles for the fun of movement. The beauty of acro is that it allows for constant development. The more you practice the more you progress in an infinite trajectory.

Can I practice acro by myself?

You can practice alone, yes – if you’re a base, work on your hands, shoulders and legs since you’ll need to display a great deal of control, strength and balance when working on flows with your flyer; for your flyers out there, same – mostly muscle and balance core work. But not for nothing it is also called Partner Acrobatics; it needs two.

What are the basic elements of Partner Acrobatics?

You start with a base and flyer performing the movements and a spotter watches over for safety.

The building blocks for flows:

  • L-basing – base lies on his/her back
  • Static Poses – work on balance and strengthening the core
  • Washing Machine – a repeating sequence comprised of different poses
  • Foot to Hand – base uses arms, flyer uses feet as points of contact
  • Pops / Whips – advanced acrobatics moves of complex lifts & throws
  • Handstands – solo sequences that build your hand-to-hand skills
  • Hand to Hand – both base and flyer use arms as points of contact
  • Standing Acrobatics – base stands, flyer on top of him/her

Now that you have a better grasp of what acro yoga is all about, it’s time to hit the top of the page again and search the planet for your next – or first – acro event!

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