Toledo Showroom

Brent Divine

Yogaja Yoga

Brent has been practicing yoga since 2001 - he completed his first teacher training with Prajna Yoga in Sante Fe, NM in 2005, followed by YogaWorks Teacher Training in 2010 and Jivamukti Yoga Teacher Training in 2011. Brent has taught in Savannah, New York City, Chicago and Toledo. His classes are bold, challenging, and grounded in the yoga philosophy. Read the profile >>

Jeff Taylor

Dave's Performance Footgear

It’s safe to say that running is Jeff’s life. Calling Perrysburg, OH his home for 15 years, Jeff laces up his sneakers everyday for his personal run or to take on his role of Event Coordinator for Dave's Running. Working closely with local race directors and coaches, he sets up seasonal training groups, coaches local teams, and creates other rad running related events. Jeff not only directs the 50-plus person racing team at Dave’s he runs competitively as a member of the team. He regularly logs up to 50 miles a week. When he’s not leading runs, he’s establishing relationships with footwear vendors throughout the running industry. Jeff teaches free Good Form Running Clinics to beginners and experienced runners four times a month. He inspires and instills his knowledge... Read the profile >>

Kimberly Chapman

TONIC Maumee

Kimberly, known fondly as Kimi, has been a dancer all of her life. Starting at The Toledo Ballet & Hanf Studio as a toddler and continuing on to a professional dance group throughout her childhood and teen years, she actively pursued ballet, tap, jazz, and technique. With a minor in fine arts/dance from The Ohio University, Kimberly went on to dance on The Toledo Ice Dance Team after college and helped coach dance teams in the Toledo area. Kimi’s love for expression through movement gravitated her to Pilates (Pilates Method Alliance CPT), Beyond Barre (New York Sports Club) and Power Yoga (Power Yoga Chicago). As the Co-Owner of TONIC Maumee, Kimi can be found leading a barre, yoga or Pilates class or organizing fun, motivational workshops and events to utilize the gorgeous... Read the profile >>

Marie Russel

It's Yoga International

Marie participated in her first yoga class at the It’s Yoga Studio in Columbus at the age of 21. Recovering from the first of two hip surgeries, she was attracted to the healing aspects of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga. Continuing her practice after graduating from Ohio State University, and briefly working in Washington, DC in International Public Policy and Columbus in the Ohio State Senate; she was inspired to travel to San Francisco to participate in the It's Yoga Teacher Training with Larry Schultz and Katie Cariffe in October of 2004. She fell in love with It's Yoga and with Larry (Founder of It’s Yoga), too. They married and taught together for seven years in San Francisco and internationally, until his passing in 2011. Along with Larry, Katie and all of the It's Yoga... Read the profile >>