Vancouver stretches for a cause in yogathon

Published: August 18, 2013

Vancouverites struck their best downward dog pose for the second-annual Art of Living Foundation’s yogathon.

Yogis and enthusiasts gathered in 11 cities across Canada on Aug. 17 to raise awareness of yoga’s role in a healthy lifestyle all the while raising money for Care for Children.


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Megan Earl participates in the Art of Living Foundationís second annual Yogathon at Malden Park, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. Yogis, health enthusiasts and beginners gathered in 11 different cities from coast to coast to create awareness about yoga and its role in a healthy lifestyle and to raise funds for Care for Children. (JOEL BOYCE / The Windsor Star)


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