Southern Flow Yoga to hold grand opening event

Southern Flow Yoga opened at 700 Durham Drive, Houston, in October and will celebrate a grand opening Nov. 9. The studio offers two types of yoga classes, both held at 90-degree temperatures. A 60-minute Sculpt class combines cardio, weights and yoga. A 45-minute Stretch class focuses on flexibility, alignment, coordination and breathing. 713-505-1883. www.southernflow.com
By Matt Dulin
Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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