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Sharon Friesen

Sharon is a movement coach and has been teaching people how to exercise better since 2001. A friend asked her to join an Iyengar Yoga class in 2008 and she …

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Lise Guyaz

Lise discovered Iyengar Yoga in Vancouver in 2014 after immigrating from Zurich, Switzerland. She has been practicing daily ever since as the Iyengar approach helped her with her severe back …

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Lise Guyaz

David Leclair

David began his Iyengar yoga practice and training under the guidance of Louie Ettling. Drawn to Louie’s infamous pranayama classes, he quickly discovered the Iyengar system’s approach to asana in …

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David Leclair

Jennifer Chow

Jenn was born and raised in Vancouver, BC, but her heart and home reside in Haida Gwaii. Jenn spent much of her childhood doing competitive gymnastics, and was introduced to …

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Jennifer Chow

Christine Rondeau

Christine first discovered yoga in early 2000. Since then, she’s tried various forms of yoga but none captured her interest as much as Iyengar Yoga. She completed her Iyengar teacher …

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Christine Rondeau

Tanya Marusech

Patient, encouraging, kind and clear. These are the most common words used to describe Tanya’s teaching. She welcomes all students and abilities. Tanya has been teaching yoga since 2015, she …

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Tanya Marusech

Andrea Fulkerson

Andrea has always loved to move. As a young girl, she practiced gymnastics and was always cartwheeling. At the age of 19, she was involved in a serious car accident …

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Andrea Fulkerson

Nancy Zrymiak

Nancy first discovered Iyengar yoga in Bangalore, India in 2010. It took only one class to convince her that Iyengar yoga was for her…for life. Nancy is now a Certified …

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Jayne Lloyd-Jones

Jayne Lloyd-Jones has practiced yoga since she was a teenager. She was introduced to Iyengar yoga 30 years ago and finds the calm and energy it generates essential to help …

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Jayne Lloyd-Jones

Valerie Speidel

Founder of Studio-be, Valerie has offered Iyengar yoga classes in Vancouver since 2001. She has practiced yoga since her teens, focusing on the study of Iyengar yoga since 1995, and its …

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Val Speidel