San Antonio : The Quarry

Carlos Gomez

Yoga Day

Carlos Gomez is from Acapulco, Mexico and he discovered yoga in 2008. Carlos quickly recognized yoga as way to a happier and healthier life. That same year, the Bikram Yoga College of India sponsored Carlos with a full scholarship to become a teacher at the rigorous, 9 week long, Teacher Training.

Carlos has evolved as a yoga teacher at BYSA under the mentor-ship of Lisa Ingle, an internationally acclaimed Bikram Yoga teacher. In 2011, he began teaching free yoga classes outside the traditional setting of a yoga studio: public schools, senior centers, public parks, as well as presenting yoga at health fairs and collaborating with the US Army. The success of these experiences led Carlos to found Yoga Day nonprofit, an organization dedicated to make Hatha Yoga available to underserved sectors of the population in San Antonio.

In May of 2013 Carlos completed the 200 RYT Hatha Yoga Teacher Training offered by the prestigious Ester Vexler Yoga School in San Antonio. Currently Carlos shares his passion for Yoga all different traditions as a teacher at BYSA, SYL and as the Director of Yoga Day 501(c)(3).