Let's Hear It for the Boys

Lebron James in a yoga headstand

It’s not in my nature to try and coerce people into doing things that are good for them by citing celebrities who do those things. But for all the men out there who shy away from yoga because it’s too girly or because they’re too big or any other excuse they can think of, I give you Mind Body Green‘s list of pro athletes who practice yoga.

Lebron James practices yoga and participated in a clinic to help teach it to school kids.

Shaquille O’Neal calls himself “the worst yoga student in the history of yoga,” but he’s trying.

The Philadelphia Eagles hired yoga guru Baron Baptiste to work with the NFL team as a staff member for four years.

See more at Mind Body Green, and quit making excuses.

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