Teacher Feature: Danielle Gorman

1. How did you find your way to yoga? I was looking for something to help my 11-year old daughter alleviate her anxiety and insomnia and I thought yoga could be helpful.  At the time, I couldn't find any children's classes, and a friend of mine, who was a yoga teacher, invited me to bring her [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:06+00:00 July 6th, 2016|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: Todd Norian

1. How did you find your way to yoga? There was a yoga school across the street from the jazz school I was attending as an undergraduate. Then I was invited by a friend to visit him at a yoga center. I visited him for 2 days. He convinced me to participate in a 10 [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:14+00:00 May 31st, 2016|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: Tracy Bleier

  How did you find your way to yoga? I had a dear friend who kept encouraging me to try it.  This was almost 17 years ago.  I finally tried a local class and can distinctly remember feeling amazing  in a way I have tried for years to describe. I called my friend and he [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:18+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: Lucy Bergen

1. How did you find your way to yoga? Through dance when I was in college. A modern dance teacher introduced yoga as a warm up and I was hooked there on out. 2. What is your practice like off the mat? How do you live your yoga? My yoga practice has grown alongside a [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:22+00:00 April 5th, 2016|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: Marit Wilson

1. How did you find your way to yoga? I came to yoga from 15 years of dance. I like thinking and feeling through my body. I like to see how subtly and precisely I can articulate my physical body. I am interested in the ramifications of that work on all levels of my being. [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:30+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: Jamie Worster

How did you find your way to yoga? I was living in Colorado when a friend shared that yoga had improved her downhill skiing. I started attending classes at a local recreation center to stretch, strengthen and build endurance so I could spend more time on the ski mountain. It was a few years later, during an [...]

2017-09-17T18:03:59+00:00 December 4th, 2015|#LiveLila Reflections, Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: Taylor Owen (McFarlane)

How did you find your way to yoga and then to teaching? When 17 years of competitive swimming came to an end, I needed something to replace my workouts (and my swimmer shoulders).  I had no yoga mat, no stretchy pants, and no clue what I was getting into. The first few times on a [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:05+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Teacher Feature: David Vaughan

How did you find your way to yoga? About 20 years ago I was having a lot of long term problems with my lower back, and i began practicing yoga at the suggestion of my physical therapist. I started taking classes at the Bay Club with a teacher named Bruce Bowditch. I was looking for [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:08+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Teacher Feature|0 Comments

Bethany McCorkle: Lila Teacher Feature

How did I find my way into yoga? I clearly remember when I started practicing regularly enough that yoga really started to mean something to me.   It was after I had spent my last college semester studying and working abroad and had continued on with further work and traveling abroad following my graduation that [...]

2017-09-17T18:04:20+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Teacher Feature|0 Comments