Opening of 1st CorePower Yoga Studio in DC Just in Time to Reduce Holiday Stress

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CorePower Yoga (, a yoga brand with a commitment to making yoga accessible to all, opened its first Washington D.C. area yoga studio in Bethesda on December 7th. The launch will bring CorePower Yoga's unique brand of invigorating yoga and lifestyle classes to Bethesda and D.C. residents – helping them achieve positive change through yoga.

"We are thrilled to introduce Bethesda to CorePower Yoga," said Audra Conard, manager of the new studio and long-time CorePower Yoga instructor. "Our instructors are passionate about making the benefits of yoga available to everyone. We look forward to our studio becoming an integral part of the community."

CorePower Yoga classes offer an individualized experience for every student, regardless of their fitness level or familiarity with yoga. The Bethesda yoga studio will offer a variety of yoga styles for all levels, including CorePower Yoga's dynamic Power Yoga in beginner to advanced formats, Yoga Sculpt and Hot Power Fusion.

Offered at convenient times, CorePower Yoga's classes feature popular music and promote physical and mental benefits. Consistent class formats and certified instructors help students advance through different levels of classes as they progress in their yoga practice.

Lifestyle programs, such as boot camps and wellness programs are offered to complement yoga and provide students with cross-training opportunities. The Bethesda studio will also offer CorePower Yoga's transformational Yoga Teacher Training Programs.

All new CorePower Yoga students will receive one week of unlimited free yoga classes. A variety of membership and class package options are available.

"Yoga offers incredible physical and mental benefits, provides a total body workout and enhances performance in other athletic endeavors," said Conard. "The holidays are a stressful time for most people. It's the perfect time to give yourself yoga."

Featuring beautiful, modern and comfortable studios, CorePower Yoga creates environments in which people with common interests can interact and flourish. The Bethesda yoga studio will house two large yoga rooms and a range of amenities, including a lounge area and spacious changing rooms with showers and private lockers. A full retail boutique will showcase men's and women's active wear and accessories.

CorePower Yoga is committed to sustainable practices, and uses recyclable and reusable products, selects sustainable fixtures and materials for its studios and maintains recycling and waste management programs. CorePower Yoga's climate-controlled environments utilize the latest technology to efficiently heat and maintain its yoga rooms.

CorePower Yoga plans to open a second Washington D.C. yoga studio in Georgetown in 2013.

Editor's Note: Media kit and related press materials available here. Studio manager is available for interview; please contact Audra Conard at (708) 833-3123.

About CorePower Yoga

CorePower Yoga strives to increase awareness and widespread adoption of yoga by making yoga accessible to everyone, through a variety of yoga styles for beginners and more advanced yoga students. The company's unique and physically challenging style of power yoga combines energy, music, movement and community to create a one-of-a-kind yoga experience. A variety of classes cater to students at all levels, including CorePower Yoga, its distinguishing heated Power Yoga, Hot Yoga, Hot Power Fusion, Yoga Pilates, Yoga Sculpt, a Vinyasa flow combined with weights, and CoreRestore, a restorative yoga practice. All yoga classes encompass a wide variety of asanas, or poses, and are taught by certified yoga instructors. In addition to yoga classes, CorePower Yoga offers transformative integrated wellness programs and Yoga Teacher Training programs to empower students to live a health-focused and extraordinary life. For more information, visit

Holly Georgelos
CorePower Yoga

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