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Yoga for men in Riverhead: Broga

Broga is an accessbile, yoga-based fitness program taught

Broga is an accessbile, yoga-based fitness program taught from a man's point of view at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013) Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Seeking a more guy-friendly approach to yoga, April Yakaboski went online and talked to other teachers. She found Broga (as in, yoga for "bros"), a trademarked class developed by two male teachers in Massachusetts that caters to the male anatomy -- and temperament.

Broga is a system of yoga designed especially
Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Broga is a system of yoga designed especially for men, such as this class at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013)

Chris Brandt, of Hampton Bays, works out in
Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Chris Brandt, of Hampton Bays, works out in a Broga class at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013)

Broga is yoga designed for men, though open
Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Broga is yoga designed for men, though open also for women, such as at this Broga class at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013)

Rick Burgio, of Laurel, takes a Broga class
Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Rick Burgio, of Laurel, takes a Broga class at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013)

Kevin Goree, left, gets pointers from instructor Ryan
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Kevin Goree, left, gets pointers from instructor Ryan Farrell at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead in a Broga class, a system of yoga designed especially for men. (April 27, 2013)

From left, Rick Burgio of Laurel, Casey Brandt

From left, Rick Burgio of Laurel, Casey Brandt of Hampton Bays and Matt Hansen of Southold, work on their yoga in a Broga class at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. Broga is a system of yoga designed especially for men. (April 27, 2013)

Chris Brandt and Pam Brandt, both from Hampton
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Chris Brandt and Pam Brandt, both from Hampton Bays, take a Broga class at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013)

Broga is an accessbile, yoga-based fitness program taught
Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

Broga is an accessbile, yoga-based fitness program taught from a man's point of view at Aerial Fitness and Hot Yoga Studio in Riverhead. (April 27, 2013)

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