Adarsh is an authorised Ashtanga Teacher (KPAYI Level 2), Anatomy Teacher and Bodyworker. He is an active educator and teaches workshops worldwide.
Adell is a yoga teacher and health coach. She teaches internationally and well known for her fun approach and work with hypermobile students.
Alex has Master’s degree in Sanskritand has been teaching yoga internationally for over 20 years. In recent years he has been very active in bringing yoga to the less fortunate in society with a special focus towards therapeutically using yoga to help heroin addicts.
Anthea Grimason is a yoga teacher and self professed foodie. Anthea loves to shares her nutrition and wellness tips on everything from super foods, ayurvedic principles and raw food to simple water.
She is fortunate to be able to combine her passion for yoga practices and knowledge in anatomy & physiology in her teaching. Her teaching is heavily influenced by Paul Dallaghan, Richard Freeman and her time in Mysore.
Barry is a proud Manchester lad. Long time Yoga Manchester student and graduate of the Yoga Manchester 200h Teacher Training program. He is passionate about yoga and is a self-confessed nerd.
Bernie has been teaching yoga and meditation since 1998. He has a bachelor degree in Science from the University of Waterloo and combines his intense interest in yoga with an understanding of the scientific approach to investigating the nature of things.
Brian is the co-founder and director of Yoga Alliance Professionals, an organisation set up to raise the standards of yoga teaching throughout the world.
Chad Herst has received Jois’ blessing to teach Ashtanga and has been doing so since. In addition to teaching yoga, Chad is life coach and acupuncturist in San Francisco.
Charlene's yoga teaching is characterised by incorporating fluid strength and encouraging students to find their own expression on and off the mat.
Christine has been training, performing and teaching circus arts over 12 years. She specializes in Single Point Trapeze, Aerial Hoop, Flying Trapeze, Double Aerial, and contortion/acrobatics.
An Anatomy and Biomechanics teacher on various teacher trainings Christoph is currently exploring different areas of movement, such as the rings, gymnastics and dancing to distill from it what can be of use in the context of Yoga.
Dany and Sofia are both Ashtanga teachers first meeting whilst practising in Mysore. Here they team up to provide a joint course on Ashtanga for beginner and improver students.
David Garrigues is the director of the Ashtanga Yoga School of Philadelphia. He is one of a few teachers in the US certified to teach Ashtanga Yoga by Yoga Master Sri K Pattabhi Jois.
David Keil an Ashtanga teacher as well as being known for introducing and simplifying yoga anatomy. He is the author of Functional Anatomy of Yoga book.
David leads one of the world’s largest Mysore programs outside of India. He has a keen eye for technical detail. Master of floating and vinyasa and a super fun person to film with.
David specialises and teaches movement through calisthenics, hand balancing, martial arts and yoga.
Deepika is a Level II Authorized teacher from KPJAYI. She combines her love of dance, movement and yoga to give inspiration to her may students and followers.
Influenced by Siddha yoga, Anusara and Iyengar yoga system and teaching the postural practice of hatha yoga as well as pranayama and meditation, Doug Keller has chosen as his focus the realm of Yoga as Therapy.
Dylan is a yoga teacher well known for his dynamic sequencing, arm balances and strength. He teaches workshops internationally .
Ekaterina Sokotova (aka Kat) is originally from Russia. Practicing Yoga for more than 10 years, Kat is also highly interested in nutrition and fruitarian lifestyle.
Elena De Martin is a level 2 authorised teacher (KPJAYI) and founder of Ashtanga Yoga Milano. She has been practising Ashtanga Yoga for over 30 years and is also very interested in Vipassana meditation, Sanskrit and chanting.
He is an internationally renowned teacher of workshops in Yoga asana and philosophy. He is founder of Ashtanga Yoga Worldwide a Yoga shala in Fort Lauderdale, Fl. in the United States.
Maintaining a daily practice of the Primary, Intermediate and Advanced series of Ashtanga Yoga postures, Gregor’s main research focus is Pranayama, Kundalini and Meditation.
Harmony is certified by KPJAYI to teach the Advanced A Series of Ashtanga Yoga. She has degrees in Philosophy and Religious and practices Vipasana style meditation.
Heather has studied both Ashtanga and Iyengar styles of yoga. She is primarily on a spiritual path traveling to many sacred sites, alone or in the company of her students.
Helen Noakes has been practicing Hatha yoga for 20 years, and been teaching for 13 years. She began her journey in Australia with the Iyengar system and finally found her way into her body with the magical teachings of Vanda Scaravelli.
Iain Grysak is a dedicated practitioner and teacher of the Ashtanga system of yoga currently based in Ubud, Bali.
Often assisting David Robson on workshops and retreats in Toronto Jelena is fast becoming a popular teacher in her own right.
Jenni Crowther has been practicing Ashtanga Yoga Primary series since 2009, after attending her first class and becoming instantly hooked.
Joanne is author of the super book ‘Yoga: Fascia, Anatomy and Movement’. She is what I would describe as a mega brain on everything to do with fascia and biotensegrity.
Jodi Boone teaches yoga internationally and specializes in offering trainings in Ayurveda, Restorative Yoga, Prenatal Yoga and Yoga for Seniors.
Joe's passion is teaching how the body works. He currently teaches yoga classes in New York City and anatomy and physiology courses for yogis and yoga teachers around the country and worldwide.
Ashtanga Yoga teacher (KPJAYI Authorised Level 2) teaching classes in Leeds and Hebden Bridge, as well as workshops and retreats in the UK & abroad.
Johan is Authorized by Manju Pattabhi Jois to teach Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga 1st and 2nd series. He has a background as an Ayurvedic Health Adviser, he has a deep understanding of our various constitutions, Vata, Pitta and Kapha.
John has been a student of Yoga, of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, since 1987. His teaching is very metaphorical, analytical, technical and often humorous.
Josefin is using yoga as a tool for social change and is teaching in the prison system in Sweden and in the schools for children of all age groups.
Josephine is founder of the popular Virya Yoga and author of way too many books to keep track of.
Julie Martin, Directory of Brahmani Yoga in Goa and international teacher, is passionate about seeing the practice as a whole, physical, mental and spiritual.
After over 15 years of Yoga practice, Karen spent a year in the dissection lab learning about human anatomy at the University of Edinburgh as part of her second master's degree in Human Anatomy.
Co-founder of the Miami Life Center and Omstars, Kino travels the world inspiring and educating yoga practitioners of all styles.
Laruga has been fascinated with mind/body connections from an early age. Spiritual philosophy later attracted her to the practice of yoga. She has devoted herself to Ashtanga Yoga since 1998.
Lousia has been holding Yoga Teacher Trainings for more than 30 years and has a great interest Yoga’s sister science Ayurveda and shares her love of both internationally.
Author of the book “Serenity Yinyoga – Rest yourself to healthy body and a calm mind” Magdalena is certified in Hatha Yoga, Yin yoga, Restorative and Ashtanga Yoga and interweaves her interest in mindfulness into all of her teaching.
Maria was one of the first open a yoga studio in Sweden. She has a solid grounding in both Ashtanga and Iyengar as well as Philosophy, Ayurveda and Pranayama.
Called just Darby by Sri K Pattabhi Jois, he was there at the beginning when the first westerners started making their way to India.
Mark Robberds is a Certified Ashtanga Yoga teacher and takes workshops and retreats around the world.
Matthew Remski is an author, yoga teacher, and ayurvedic consultant living in Toronto with his partner and young son. He teaches Yoga Philosophy and Ayurveda for training programmes around the world.
Matthew is a respected teacher around the world. Well known for his Vinyasa Krama sequences, including the moon sequence.
Maty has studied both Ashtanga and Iyengar Yoga in depth. Teaching internationally she continues to inspire students with her passion, enthusiasm and joyful approach.
Melanie Cooper has been teaching yoga and training yoga teachers. She divides her time between London and Goa, practicing and teaching yoga and sometimes dancing on the beach.
Michael is well known for his energetic and somewhat renegade characteristics. Music, high energy vinyasa and sweat are all part of The Gannon Power Vinyasa Yoga.
Miriam Bauer is a Brahmani-inspired Vinyasa Flow yoga teacher and voice coach. She teaches yoga classes and voice workshops in Regensburg, in other parts of Germany.
Monica is an authentic example of a life-long commitment to Yoga. Monica is one of the few registered Yoga Therapists with the Australian Association of Yoga Therapists
Dr. Neelesh Korde has been teaching and practicing Ayurveda for the last 25 years. Over his long and successful practice of Ayurveda, Dr. Korde is renowned for his easy and practical approach to implementing the principles of Ayurveda.
Nikhil is a yoga teacher and at heart also an entertainer. His passion for life, spirituality and creativity comes through in everything he does.
Niki Vetten is an artist based in Johannesburg, South Africa with a strong interest in human anatomy from an early age. She teaches movement anatomy and injury prevention workshops for yoga teachers and students.
Norman began practising yoga in the early 1990s and he has been teaching since 2001. His practice and teaching embrace both ashtanga yoga and Yin yoga as well as mindfulness meditation.
Paul has wealth and depth of experience and knowledge. He has a great interest in Pranayama and Meditation and he embarked on a PhD in the field of Biological Anthropology.
Paul Grilley has been teaching Yoga since 1980 and his special interest is the teaching of anatomy.
With a master’s degree in psychology and more hours of training than she’d care to add up, Peg Mulqueen has been leading yoga classes and workshops for over a decade.
Petri Räisänen is internationally known and respected Ashtanga Yoga teacher. He focuses on integrating healing and therapy with yoga.
Prem is Ashtanga yoga practitioner, student of Ayurveda and author of the popular book the “The Only Way Out Is In”.
Ray Long MD FRCSC is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and the founder of Bandha Yoga.
Sabina is a strength and conditioning coach that works with both pro and amateur athletes.
Yoga Teacher, traveller and writer, Sari is Special Editor of one of our most important pages Yoga Research and Projects.
Based in Athens Greece, Savvas is a fourth series Ashtanga practitioner and physical trainer. Founder and owner of House of Yoga.
Scott is an Ashtanga teacher, mindfulness practitioner and founding member of Stillpoint Yoga London and Amayu Yoga. Insight, integrity and student empowerment are values that underpin his teaching.
Simon Borg-Olivier MSc BAppSc (Physiotherapy) is a Co-Director of Yoga Synergy, one of Australia’s oldest and most respected yoga schools. He teaches yoga in fun, safe and intelligent way.
Sofia is a former gymnast and an Authorized Ashtanga Yoga teacher (KPJAYI – level2) based in Athens Greece. She also has a passion for Handstands.
Steve Bracken has been interested in health and Healing since his early teens. He studied soft tissue manipulation and also sports therapy, kinesiology, deep tissue massage, structural bodywork, energy healing plus other related therapies
Stu is the creator of loveyogaanatomy.com. He also teaches Yoga Anatomy workshops around the world and interviews renowned yoga teachers and related professionals.
I’ve lived in 8 different countries — mostly while working for Silicon Valley businesses — and I practice Ashtanga yoga every day.
Tara-Lee Byrne is a professional certified raw and wholefoods chef.
Tim is co-founder of the Miami Life Center. He is dedicated to Ashtanga’s traditional method and is currently practicing the Advanced A series.
Teacher of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, certified at 500hr level by her Teacher John Scott. Her other disciplines are Strength Training and teaching Handstands. She runs workshops in London.
Ashtanga Yoga teacher with a PhD in Philosophy. He spends a lot of his time teaching workshops around the world sharing what he has learnt from his years of practice and mentors such as Richard Freeman.
Wambui started practicing hatha yoga in 1995, moving onto Ashtanga Yoga in 2008, later taken a great interest in pregnancy yoga. She has assisted Petri Räisänen for many years.
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