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Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

FAR INFRARED , NEAR INFRARED, BLACK BODY -NO DIRECT ELECTRIC HEAT METHOD THAT IS EFFECTIVE AT WARMING YOUR BODY IS SAFE . THE DETRIMENTAL EFFECTS ARE IMMEDIATE AND THE FIELDS CAUSE MEASURABLE DAMAGE AT LEVELS FAR, FAR BELOW WHAT WAS PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT

More nuttiness in the latest fitness craze

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

It was 105 degrees — as hot as a typical steam room — at Pure Yoga on the Upper East Side on a recent Saturday, but for the 16 women already perspiring through a series of plié squats in a ballet-based barre method workout, it wasn’t blistering enough. “We’re turning it up to 110 degrees […]

BENJAMIN LORR Characters

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

Chad Clark , Heat Artisan A consultant to ‘hot’ yoga studios across the world, Chad designs custom heating systems and troubleshoots existing ones when they fail. After meeting Bikram, Chad was invited to L.A. to run his facility and asked to carry around a weird man-purse stuffed full of the guru’s cash.

Guest Blog: How to keep your carpets smelling fresh

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

Chad Clark is the owner of Cavalry Service Inc. which specializes in supplying hot yoga studios with custom heating systems (including eco-friendly options). His client list includes studios from all over the USA, including the new Bikram Yoga Headquarters in LA. He joins OMB with a post about keeping your studio smelling fresh in the […]

Up Close: Kim Duckworth

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

Always resilient & strong Kim Duckworth knows what it means to be knocked down, and get right back up again – literally. With a passion for horses, she was pursuing her dream as an apprentice steeplechase jockey in West Chester, Pa., when a terrible riding accident left her with a sad diagnosis that at age […]

Naked Emperors is Bikram Just a Bunch of Hot Air Norman Blair

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

Heart and Honesty Kino MacGregor, author of Sacred Fire: My Journey into Ashtanga Yoga, is more open about herself than Benjamin Lorr, who wrote Hell-Bent. To me, there feels greater heart in what she has written. She describes eating issues and fears of falling in love, insecurities and neuroses. There are far fewer laughs but […]

For downward dogs, Scranton a hot spot

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

Laura Rubin was a yoga instructor in Washington, D.C., in 2006 when she met fellow yoga enthusiast, building contractor and Scranton native Chad Clark, who had an unusual niche – designing and building “hot yoga” studios around the nation. A certified hot yoga teacher himself, he took Ms. Rubin’s class and they became friends. The […]

Yoga heats up

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

By Barbara Grace, Correspondent Posted Jul. 22, 2014 at 3:13 PM SCRANTON How hot is Electric City Hot Yoga? It depends on how you look at it. On a practical level, it’s the 108 degrees Fahrenheit and at least 40 percent relative humidity type of hot. From the health practitioner’s point of view, it’s a […]

Intensely hot workouts become more the rage; Yoga, indoor cycling, and ballet classes now offered in blistering temperatures

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

While Bikram yoga launched the hot yoga craze years ago, extreme fitness fans in Manhattan and Los Angeles are turning up the heat even more in an array of classes, from the ballet-based barre method to indoor cycling, all performed in blistering temperatures. According to an article on the burgeoning trend last week in the […]

Some Like It Hotter

Posted by chad clark on March 4, 2016

IT was 105 degrees — as hot as a typical steam room — at Pure Yoga on the Upper East Side on a recent Saturday, but for the 16 women already perspiring through a series of plié squats in a ballet-based barre method workout, it wasn’t blistering enough. “We’re turning it up to 110 degrees […]

Hot Yoga Studios Adjust Tactics, Equipment To Reach IAQ Nirvana

Posted by chad clark on March 3, 2016

When it comes to yoga studios, Chad Clark has seen some of the worst IAQ problems. Clark is the presi – dent of Hot Yoga Studio De-sign & Services, a division of Cavalry Services, Inc. in Scranton, PA. Clark once consulted with a hot yoga studio in Florida, where the problems were so bad that […]