Jessica found yoga early on as a physical benefit to her figure skating career, but soon discovered the endless array of benefits beyond the physical aspect. Jess began teaching yoga at 16 years old and has been loving the journey ever since. She now obtains her 500-RYT as well as many other fitness certifications. Because of her fitness background, she provides precise cuing and alignment focus to help you feel confident and comfortable as you flow through class. Her classes have a huge focus on stepping out of your comfort zone and staying present, on and off of your mat.
Natalie began her yoga journey after years of competitive figure skating, cheerleading, figure shows and triathlon. Once realizing the amazing physical, mental, & spiritual benefits from practicing she obtained her certification to be able to bring these gifts to others. Natalie is also one of our lead trainers and loves to implement yoga into her clients' fitness routines.
Brittney is 200-Hour Yoga Alliance Certified in restorative Hatha and higher-intensity Vinyasa, Yin and introduction to Thai Massage. Her mission is holistic: building a student’s connection between their mind, body, and breath. This connection may begin on the mat, but Brittney strives to have students carry this energy outside of the classroom. With Brittney’s classes, students can look forward to enriching their breath, consciousness, alignment, and flexibility as well as improving their physical and mental strength. Brittney found a home in California when she found yoga, and she hopes you will find your home here creating a space where your body’s inner energy can shine outwards.
Sophia's introduction to yoga began 10 years ago. The combination of balance, strength, flexibility, mindfulness and patience that she experienced in the practice lead to the path of completing the 200 hour Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training with Jano Galindo at the Chula Vista Yoga Center. Sophia's vinyasa classes offer a challenging but accessible alignment based flow that promotes harmony between the breath, the body and the mind.
Since 1993, Jerome has trained in many techniques and modalities of the healing arts in each of the five basic human levels: mental level, body level, energy level, diet/ nutritional level and metaphysical/ spiritual level. Currently his mind body therapeutic sessions are a skillful and intuitive integration of his learning and experience.
Yoga is one of the many modalities Couron uses to enhance his clients' health and wellness. He is a 200-RYT through Forrest Yoga. Couron's teaching style is an intensely physical and internally focused practice that emphasizes how to carry a transformative experience off the mat and into daily life. The practice challenges students to access their whole being and to use yoga as a path to finding and then cleansing the emotional and mental blocks that dictate and limit their lives.
Lauren is a 500hr Certified Yoga Instructor specializing in Ashtanga and Vinyasa. While training in India recently she acquired advanced knowledge in Myofascial Release, Pranayama, Yoga Nidra and Yin Yoga. With a thirst for healing and empowering others, Lauren’s studies have also branched into Yoga Therapy - a discipline that offers one-on-one guidance to reach embodied mindfulness.