Beverly Hills
N. Beverly Dr

Andrea Marcum

U Studio Yoga

Growing up in Santa Cruz, CA Andrea Marcum’s earliest career aspiration was to be a fairy-princess. While the other kids at her Montessori school were inside acquiring math skills, she dressed up in frilly costumes and sang on the swings outside. Years later, still lacking math ability, and in search of a sensible career, she moved south to attend USC, and stumbled into her first yoga class in the early 90’s at the local gym. Since then, Andrea has studied with some of the best, including Annie Carpenter, Tim Miller and Vinnie Marino. She enjoys many styles of yoga, but it’s the sweaty intensity of vinyasa that she finds herself most drawn to. Andrea’s class is a rigorous but intelligent flow, with an emphasis on alignment and equal parts sweat and laughter. She proudly opened... Read the profile >>

Caleb Aschkynazo

Equinox Beverly Hills

Caleb “came home” to Yoga after 25 years of training in and teaching martial arts. Practicing with Bryan Kest and then participating in his initial teacher training, Caleb started teaching as Bryan’s protege at his Santa Monica Power Yoga Studio in 1995. Two years later, Caleb participated in and completed the Yogaworks teacher training with Maty Ezraty, Chuck Miller and senior Iyengar teacher Lisa Walford. In addition Caleb has studied with Shandor Remete, Dona Holliman, Gabriella Guibilaro, and James Wing Woo. Caleb currently teaches at the Yoga Works’ Centre For Yoga (Larchmont Village), YogaWorks Westwood Studio, Main St. Studio, and West Hollywood Studios, and the Equinox Health club in Beverly Hills. Caleb’s classes are hot, sweaty, challenging, and... Read the profile >>

Chris Chavez Elite Ambassador

The Hub

Chris Chavez, lululemon Elite Ambassador, Yoga Alliance: E-RYT 500, RYT 500, RYS 500, RYS 200; Certified Anusara Instructor 2006-2012 Chris Chavez first began the practice of Iyengar Yoga in Ireland, where he was touring as a professional musician in the mid 1990’s. While traversing the globe playing music and studying various other methods of yoga, Chris imparted the knowledge and the gift of yoga upon everyone he met. In 2001, Chris landed in Los Angeles, California, where he submerged himself into the practice and study of yoga and began to teach and build community. Certified as an Anusara Instructor between 2006 and 2012, Chris is known for his extensive studies, his vast working knowledge of the mind and body, and his great personable demeanor. Chris is... Read the profile >>

Josh Gallegos

DogTown CrossFit

Josh is a functional strength training coach at DogTown CF in Culver City. Josh has his CF Level 1 certification as well as his CrossFit Endurance certification. Josh has a passion for fitness and endurance sports. He has coached four seasons of Team in Training, helping first time triathletes complete their first triathlons. He is also heavily involved in the CF community; helping organize a cancer fundraiser for Stand up to Cancer called “CRUSH CANCER,” which takes place annually in October. Read the profile >>

Rachel Jackson

Equinox Beverly Hills

After graduating from Columbia, Rachel began practicing yoga in NewYork at Alan Finger’s studio, Be Yoga (now called Ishta Yoga) in 2000. Her passion for the practice of yoga grew rapidly. In 2004, her move to Los Angeles brought Anusara yoga into her life. Since then, she has studied with a number of internationally celebrated teachers including John Friend, Ross Rayburn, Tiffany Fraser, Marc Holzman, Sianna Sherman, Douglas Brooks, Christopher Tompkins and Hareesh Wallis. Rachel has taught at the best studios in Los Angeles including Center For Yoga-Yogaworks, Exhale, Still, Surya Yoga, Urth Yoga, Black Dog Yoga, and Equinox. If you are a rock star teacher or if you have never stepped on a yoga mat, you are welcome in Rachel's class! She is an ERYT 500 Yoga Alliance certified... Read the profile >>