Greenwich
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Aliya Weise

Jois Yoga Greenwich

Aliya Weise is a dedicated practitioner and instructor of traditional Ashtanga Yoga as is taught at the Sri K. Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga institute in Mysore, India. He has made numerous extended trips to study asana, philosophy, chanting, and Sanskrit. During his periods of study in India he has had the honor of conducting demonstrations, assisting, and overseeing the Mysore session in Sharath’s absence. He has received Authorization Level 2 by Sharath Jois and is currently an instructor for the morning Mysore program at JOIS Yoga Greenwich Read the profile >>

Conor Kelly

SoulCycle

Conor brings his upbeat, party SOUL from Greenwich CT by way of LA. After trying his hand at the "corporate grind" in NYC he moved out to LA where he found his true calling during an unexpected early morning SoulCycle class in West Hollywood. It only took 45 mins to realize that he wanted to share that same feeling with the world. He moved back from LA to teach at SoulCycle Greenwich and loves showing his hometown what SoulCycle is all about! If he's not teaching class, you can find Conor scouring music blogs for the newest tracks or spending one-on-one time with his black lab Marley. Read the profile >>

Gwen Lawrence

Studio 14

Gwen Lawrence has been a practicing fitness professional since 1990. Her current practice includes private yoga training, class instruction and her sport-specific Power Yoga for Sports training program www.poweryogaforsports.com. Gwen’s unique combination of dance, massage and yoga training experience, coupled with her extensive knowledge of anatomy, and nutrition, provide her clients, and athletes with overwhelming benefits. Gwen is the yoga instructor for several New York Yankees baseball players, team yoga instructor for the New York Giants, New York Knicks, New York Red Bulls, New York Rangers, several major college teams, including Yale and UNC, and many youth teams in a variety of sports. She is also the official spokesperson for Gaiam TV, and ambassador for Lululemon and... Read the profile >>

Kaleena Ladeairous

CrossFit Port Chester

Kaleena is an accomplished and accredited athlete who has always had a passion for fitness. She is an NASM certified personal trainer, and has over 10 years of training experience. In 2010, Kaleena was introduced to CrossFit by her girlfriend and business partner, Maria Vulcano, and like countless others, became instantly addicted to the sport. Being a marathon runner at the time, she found the concept of workouts for “time” or “task” appealing and found the variety of CrossFit more intriguing. Kaleena opened her own box, CrossFit Port Chester, with Maria in the summer of 2011. In 2013 Kaleena qualified for the CrossFit Games, the highest level of competition in the sport! She finished 19th overall and brought home 1st place finishes in 3 individual events at the Games. Her... Read the profile >>

Megan Riley

Ashtanga CT

Megan Riley is an authorized level 2 Ashtanga instructor originally from Ohio by way of Washington, DC, where she worked in higher education for almost a decade before trading the classroom for the practice room. Megan started a yoga practice after completing graduate work in creative writing at the University of Maryland. She began teaching under the guidance of authorized teacher Faith Scimecca and made her first trip to Mysore, India in 2009. Megan has been fortunate to work with many incredible teachers of this practice and makes regular trips to KPJAYI to continue her studies with her teachers Sharath and Saraswathi Jois. Having moved to Greenwich in 2012, she spends her free time roaming beaches, cooking, tinkering on new projects, and exploring Connecticut Read the profile >>

Megan Marie Kuczynski

Elements Yoga/Blackbird Yoga/Darien YMCA

Megan Marie Kuczynski is a former corporate business media executive turned professional yogini. She has held leadership positions at some of the top media companies in the world including United Business Media, Diversified Business Media, and Reed Elsevier. She has been a serious practitioner of yoga most of her adult life, seeing yoga as an elegant continuation of the dance and gymnastic background of her youth. Yoga created an experience of movement, breath and stillness that augmented the demands of corporate life, and also made her a more effective and compassion leader. Yoga began to align with her business life strongly when Megan created a media platform for the holistic healthcare movement which is robust and growing to this day. In 2004, Megan began to teach vinyasa yoga... Read the profile >>