Axe-throwing, inspired by Canada, takes off in Iowa

Axe-throwing, inspired by Canada, takes off in Iowa

One to three pounds of wood and sharpened metal. Lift it slowly behind your head, take a step forward, and thwak. The axe is buried in the wooden target, and cheers sound from behind you. Welcome to axe throwing, a new recreational sport steadily growing in popularity...
Yogis who defy stereotypes share their joy

Yogis who defy stereotypes share their joy

    Fields of Yogis is coming Aug. 23-25, and this year, the festival’s message is, yoga is for everyone. Check out Lindsey Flannery’s look at some yoga practitioners who defy the stereotype she describes below, and how this ancient practice aids in their...
Photo collection illustrates “All Bodies Belong” in yoga

Photo collection illustrates “All Bodies Belong” in yoga

The”All Bodies Belong” series is intended to showcase “real, everyday bodies, and the stories they tell.” “The images highlight all different shapes, skin colors, abilities, backgrounds, cultures, lifestyles, looks,” writes Sarah...