Doug Swenson: Yogi
Doug Swenson began his study of yoga in 1963, when yoga practice in most areas, was considered to be weird and uncool. He has had the fortune of studying with many great teachers including – Dr. Ernest Wood, K. Pattabhi Jois, Ramanand Patel, and many others. Doug’s unique approach to yoga has evolved into a holistic presentation – to include all aspects of a productive life, including enhanced nutrition, and cross training.
Doug is a master yoga practitioner, philosopher/ poet, writer and dedicated health advocate. Over the last four decades, he has incorporated influences from several different yoga systems along with his passion for nutrition and the environment to develop his own unique style of Sadhana Vinyasa Yoga. Doug is the author of several books; “Yoga Helps”, “The Diet That Loves You Most”, “Power Yoga for Dummies”, “Mastering the Secrets of Yoga Flow” and his latest release “Pioneering Vinyasa Yoga” Doug has produced over 20 yoga videos – available on Gaiam T.V. and U-tube.
The demand for his yoga teaching has led to extensive travel, teaching workshops, retreats and teacher training courses around the world. Don’t miss the opportunity to study with one of the world’s top instructors. Doug’s classes are always invigorating and inspirational, plus his supportive style of teaching and keen sense of humor send his student’s home with a smile on their face and softness in their heart. He holds teacher trainings at the 300-hour and 500-hour level in Lake Tahoe, California and other parts of the world.
Doug will be joining us from October 1st to 29th 2017 for Octoba Yoga.