Tag Archives: yoga

wanderlust is waiting

Yoga on top of a mountain (NBD), at Wanderlust Whistler 2012. Last August, I had a conversation with someone who was nervous about attending her first-ever Wanderlust – the yoga and music festival that has four North American stops in summer 2013. “I don’t think I’m advanced enough to go,” she said. “Doing that much […]

found: in amsterdam

name: Karen, Email Specialist, Vancouver studio found: Delight Yoga class found: vinyasa flow instructor found: Fleur Van Zonneveld After almost a week of being in Amsterdam, I was still struggling to differentiate between all the straats and the grachts, and then I decided I wanted to find yoga.– I’m not going to lie, I wasn’t […]

if the yoga is working

Ella, a writer on our creative team, caught up with global yogi Chris Chavez at his home in Istanbul, Turkey, to ask him more about a phrase he shared during a recent community class in Vancouver which inspired our team and turned into a Yoga Journal ad. When our graphic designer Steph and I attended […]

balance and trust in korea

photo credit: kadri kurgun Join one of our favourite #globalyogis Daniel Scott, a College Ave ambassador, as he relives his path to balance and trust at the Korea Yoga Festa. Wisps of wind tickled wiskers as feet snapped in mid-air just inches from my face. Vibrations rocketed up Kadri’s legs each time the ninjas landed.  […]

chris chavez – expect the unexpected

What’s all the hype about? A man with pig tails, a beard and boogie shorts for blokes. It seemed a bit questionable… Our former Chelsea Showroom educator and beloved community member, Charlie, shares his pre and post Chris Chavez experience from a recent workshop in London.  before chris I had never heard of Chris before I […]

fukishima yoga project

People may think the road to success is a straight and linear path. What our Oakridge ambassador Ingrid Nilson discovered on her first trip to Japan to teach yoga with the Fukushima Yoga Project and rock star yogi Will Blunderfield is that the path to realization is a wild and winding one with many train transfers and […]

how it all unrolled: asia yoga tour

Three cities, six ambassadors, nine yoga classes and five hundred yogis later, Asia Yoga Tour has officially unrolled! We asked one of our AYT ambassadors, Rebecca Pacheco, to relive the tour with us.  Meet Ryan “The Lion” Leier. He’s magical, this guy. No really…in addition to defying gravity, he did magic tricks for us wherever we […]

an afternoon with chris chavez

Last weekend our global ambassador Chris Chavez came to town and over 300 yogis gathered in Vancouver to breathe, flip upside down, and move together. Check out this photo recap of our community coming together. p.s. In London? Practice with Chris March 26 & 27th at Indaba!

digital 40 days recap

Back in December, our community team committed to the 40 Day Digital Challenge and invited you to join us. Throughout the 40 days, we observed, questioned, had breakthroughs (x2), and recommited. Here now with a recap of her entire experience is Tracy, our Area Community Manager and week three contributor. Full disclosure: I took on […]

a glimpse at new gear: the Mat

WHY WE LOVE THIS This mat is like the red carpet of yoga mats. It is designed with a natural rubber base that keeps it securely on the floor (it also provides incredible support). The top layer is made with smooth polyurethane that will make you want to linger a little longer in Savasana. The […]