Previous Yoga Presenters
Lily has been teaching Yoga for over twelve years. A former competitive swimmer, snowboarder and surfer she is well qualified to introduce you to Ashtanga Yoga, a vigorous form. Lily has studied with renowned teachers from all over the world. In Mysore, India, she studied with Sri K. PattabhiJois. Lily’s knowledge of Yoga, Pilates and anatomy ensures that you can trust her to bring a safe, energetic and light-hearted approach to her classes, which are suitable for all levels of fitness.
Lily’s personal practice is Ashtanga based, with elements chosen from Vinyasa, Power and Hatha Yoga. Her multi-form approach enables her to make each session more inspired, creative and flexible, always tailored to your needs in a challenging yet safe way. Lily also offers Pre-natal Yoga. Lily’s Pilates Level One and Two sessions will help you to help you build muscle strength and endurance in the legs, abdominals, arms, hips and back. The focus in these sessions also includes spinal alignment, pelvic stability, breathing, improved coordination and balance.
Amanda was initially introduced to (and enamored by) yoga during her travels throughout South East Asia. Since then she has continued her own practice and discovered a great deal. Her classes emphasize body awareness and relaxation, not just attaining the perfect posture.
Learn more about Amanda here.
Charlie has been practising yoga for 12 years, initially from a work-out perspective. Following a life-changing trip to the Himalayan Yoga Institute in India, she decided to leave the corporate rat race and deepen her knowledge of yoga further.
Learn more about Charlotte here.
Victoria’s background and training in ballet was instrumental in taking up yoga because of a desire to maintain flexibility whilst also building strength. With almost 10 years of practicing different forms of yoga she now teaches a variety of styles of yoga and enjoys providing a range of classes.
Learn more about Victoria here.
Olivia has a degree in choreography and was exposed to yoga whilst in college. Her background in dance, acrobatics and yoga are all fused in her classes. Olivia offers classes in Hatha Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Yoga Rythm, Restorative Yoga and Sports Yoga.
Learn more about Olivia here.
Meg Jackson will be with The BodyHoliday from October 2011 to March 2012. She has been practicing yoga for ten years and is a qualified Yoga Alliance Certified teacher. Her teaching is designed to assist students from beginner all the way to advanced level. She specializes in Ashtanga Yoga and also uses it as inspiration for her Yoga-Flow and Restorative practices.
Learn more about Meg here.
Dean Hodgkin is an international fitness ambassador with over 16 years of experience and appearances at fitness events in 36 countries. His body of work has lead to an international Career Achievement recognition award and Best International Fitness Presenter at the One Body World awards in New York.
Learn more about Dean Hodgkin here.
Dr. Abhishek Jain leads the yoga team. Abhishek is our Indian yoga teacher and has practiced and taught the traditional Hatha Yoga method for over 14 years. He is trained and certified by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India. His classes embody the sequential practice of sun salutation, asanas, pranayama, relaxation and meditation. The aim of his teachings is to help you achieve higher levels of self-awareness and deeper relaxation.
Learn more about Abhishek here.
Kathryn Cullen is a Master Trainer in Body Balance, who has studied yoga for over 20 years. She combines various disciplines from her yoga studies into her classes. Her classes are suitable for all levels of yogi practioners. Kathryn is one of The BodyHoliday’s Master Yoga instructors for this year’s Yoga June retreat.
Learn more about Kathryn here.
The BodyHoliday is pleased to welcome Michael Bailey back this year as a presenting master yoga instructor for Yoga June. Michael Bailey brings with him a wealth of experience amassed over 20 years ago when he started his journey. He’s an innovator who has developed a sequence of movements in which his students can move through various asanas with a very easy flow of movements.
Learn more about Michael here.
Trevor Laurency has over 17 years of experience as a fitness and holistic instructor. He broadened his studies on yoga throughout the years and obtained a Master Yoga Diploma plus a diploma in Yogalates. Trevor led his Master Classes in Hatha Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Yogaletes, YogaTone and Meditation from April 29th to May 15th, 2011.
Learn more about Trevor here.
Agustin visited The BodyHoliday briefly in the beginning of 2011. He is an ex-professional athlete who discovered yoga at first as therapy in Hong Kong. He has studied around the world and so brings a wealth of international experience to our resort. His interests range from Hatha, Asthanga, Acro- Yoga, Thai Massage to Hatha Raja Yoga, covering all aspects of the traditional and modern yoga.
Learn more about Agustin here.