Paul Witherspoon

Paul Witherspoon

Born and raised in England and long-time resident of Detroit, Michigan, Paul has been a dedicated yoga practitioner for over two decades and has trained under and worked with numerous prolific figures in the yoga industry, achieving his 200 hour RYT, E-RYT yoga alliance certification.

Paul leads an advanced, dynamic and creative class, set to uplifting music, layered with both laughter and spirituality. Drawing inspiration from his personal practice and frequent travels, his classes have the intensity for purifying the body and calming the mind, increasing strength, stamina, flexibility and balance, while enhancing physical health and well being, while assisting students to reach their full potential, both on and off the mat.

Connect with Paul!

- Follow Paul on Instagram @paulwitherspoonyoga
- Listen to his playlists on Spotify
- Take an in-studio or online live class with Paul, his schedule can be found here
- Check out his website paulwitherspoonyoga.com
- Follow him on Facebook or Twitter @motorcityyoga

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Paul Witherspoon
  • Embodying Values Blend: Perseverance

    Pushing through intensity, discomfort, and setbacks is challenging on and off the mat. Deepen your reserve of willpower as Paul motivates you to embody the personal value of perseverance in this 41-minute Blend.

    Class Format: Blend
    Suggested Props: 2 blocks
    Sweat Level: 💦💦💦__
    Pose Preview: Low ...

  • Slow Burn: Activating the Hamstrings with Paul

    Balance strengthening and lengthening to improve mobility in the hamstrings, hips, and spine through Paul’s 30-minute Slow Burn class.

    Class Format: Slow Burn
    Suggested Props: No props
    Sweat Level: 💦 __ __ __
    Pivotal Pose: Eka Pada Rajakapotasana (King Pigeon)
    Physical Focus: Hamstrings, hip mob...

  • Vinyasa: Moving through the Midline with Paul

    Paul offers a slower style vinyasa flow that focuses on the core with lots of twists and balancing postures.

  • Vinyasa: Working to Headstand with Paul

    This 30 minute vinyasa flow leads to a strong headstand at the end. Paul begins with breath work and sun salutations to warm up the body and calm the mind and then moves into a flow that strengthens you and prepares you for inverting. No props necessary.

  • Vinyasa: Activating the Core with Paul

    Grab a towel for this sweaty, empowering class! Paul immediately cultivates heat in this strengthening vinyasa flow and keeps the fire going throughout practice. Get ready to strengthen the core while working on alignment and balance. No props needed.

  • Vinyasa: Full Body Work with Paul

    Paul connects the breath with the body in this dynamic flow. Get ready to leave no muscle group unworked for a rewarding practice. Grab two blocks.

  • Vinyasa: Working the Quads with Paul

    Paul goes through different postures in sets of three to fire the quads and work the legs. You'll need two blocks.

  • Vinyasa: HIIT with Paul Witherspoon

    Grab two blocks for this high intensity full body workout.

    Paul mixes a yoga flow with HIIT (high intensity interval training) moves.
    This class will be challenging for the body and the mind.

    Props Needed: 2 blocks.

  • Vinyasa: HIIT + Core with Paul Witherspoon

    Grab two blocks for this high intensity full body workout.

    Paul mixes a yoga flow with HIIT (high intensity interval training) moves.
    This class will be challenging for the body and the mind.

    Props Needed: 2 blocks.