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Connect. Visualize. Focus.

Extend the limits of performance.

 

Meditation programs designed to take your game to the next level. From golf and tennis to running and hockey, our instructors tailor guided meditation sessions to compliment your current sports conditioning and training. 

Working with your coaches, our guided meditation instructors help you find focus and untangle mental barriers to performance.  

  • In-home, on/off season meditation sessions: guided instruction in the privacy of your home or at your training facility 
  • Focus: visualization, introspection/reflection, and mental strengthening 
  • Anahana Wellness Advisor to support and motivate you throughout your season

Speciality Programs for Athletes:  Available in 4 & 8 Week Tailored Programs 

  • Meditation for Runners
  • Meditationfor Golfers
  • Meditation for Skiers 
  • Meditation for Tennis 

Experience the benefits of meditation.

We're here to help you achieve all your wellness goals.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is meditation good for athletes?

    Absolutely. In the high-pressure and competitive sports environment we’ve found it’s one of the top tools for stress management. Plus, the added benefits of increased focused attention and visualization makes meditation one of our top services for athletes.

  • Do athletes meditate?

    Yes! Some of the top athletes in the world have turned to meditation techniques to help with mental focus, visualization, and to help manage anxiety and stress before games.

  • Can meditation improve sports performance?

    More and more sports trainers are including meditation into their training programs. It’s been shown that with meditation, the brain increases its plasticity - in other words, you increase the capacity for the brain to learn and remember training!

  • Why do athletes meditate?

    One of the main reasons is that with a regular meditation practice you are able to increase your ability to detach from negative thoughts. It’s a great way to stay focused on your game and let go of outside pressure.

  • What radius in Toronto do you cover for in-home yoga lessons?

    As much as we can, here are the main areas (other areas are also serviced with an additional travel fee):

    • Downtown Toronto
    • Leslieville
    • Liberty Village
    • The Annex
    • Yorkville
    • Rosedale
    • Forest Hill
    • Deer/Moore Park
    • Davisville
    • Leaside
    • Yonge & Eglinton
    • Lawrence Park
    • The Bridal Path 
  • What do I need in order to get started on a meditation practice?

    A quiet comfortable space in your home and office is the most important thing! Other than that, you just need to show up!

  • How long are sessions?

    Anywhere from 20 minutes to a couple of hours depending on the focus and type of session. Streaming Meditation & Breathing Sessions start at 25 minutes and in-home is generally one hour.

  • How do I monitor my meditation progress?

    We take care of your progress! Our instructors take a long term approach to your health and wellness. Whether you’re working on short or long term goals, we’ll monitor, assess, and then reassess your development as you go. Check out our Anahana Wellness Process!

  • What is a Wellness Advisor?

    Do you want to be proactive in living a healthier, happier, and longer life? Wellness Advisors help you do just that by working with you to determine immediate and long term goals, strategies that work for you, and provide the tools and professionals to make it happen.

  • How much do guided meditation sessions cost?

    It varies depending on the type of service and your location. Shorter streaming sessions start at $65 and onsite/in-home can go up to $450+/hour for Anahana Specialists. HST is charged for some services and not others per CRA regulations. Insurance can cover some services.

  • Ok, I am 100% in! When can I start?

    Usually right away! Ok, maybe tomorrow. The first step is to chat with an Anahana Wellness Advisor so we can learn a little more about how we can help you best and match you with just the right instructor to meet your wellness goals.