What started as a quirky side hustle is quickly expanding into an actual thing, with multiple classes being offered per week, drawing as many as 25 students per class. How is the experience different than non-naked yoga? At that point it was too late to back out. However, the class really woke something in me and I was hooked. It is magical having an hour alone with your body, without even your clothes to distract you. For there to be a non-sexualized space where gay and bisexual men are naked is incredibly liberating and self-actualizing.
This Yoga Instructor Specializes In All-Male Naked Yoga Classes For Gay And Bisexual Guys
I did some personal grooming before attending my first Naked Yoga class. Other than that, I had no hesitations. And I was mostly right…. The group, which is currently comprised of three instructors but is looking for additional ones, according to its website , also holds a Wednesday night class in north Chelsea, as well as a monthly women only and notably non-trans exclusionary yoga class at a secret location "around the the full moon. All attendees need to bring is a mat, a towel and a water bottle.
Charles has changed that all for me. I have made more advancement in learning and understanding yoga then ever before. It has nothing to do about sex.
So I fold my clothes up into little squares and say thank you for keeping me warm. Then I go to my mat, and I just sit with my body for a moment. All body types and all racial backgrounds. None of that matters when you walk into the room. You just are who you are.