Before one of the biggest races of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, Danica Patrick still found time to squeeze in some yoga.

On the morning of Sunday’s Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, Patrick shared an Instagram video of a workout that’s sure to leave many of her followers feeling a bit sore. Plus, she had a furry friend standing guard the whole time.

Check it out in the post below:


The Stewart-Haas Racing driver clearly wasn’t burnt out from all that handstanding she did on her recent yachting excursion.

As for the race, the throwback event at Darlington will be full of eye-popping paint schemes, with the one on Patrick’s No. 10 Ford easily being one of the coolest on the track.

Thumbnail photo via Kevin Hoffman/USA TODAY Sports Images