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Events + Workshops


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Events + Workshops


*Events and workshops are not included in unlimited yoga memberships.
*Refunds are not offered on workshops or special events.

A Weekend of Yoga
with Josh Kramer
Friday-Sunday
October 25-27, 2019

Join us for a sure to be amazing weekend with international yoga teacher, Josh Kramer.

Josh, originally from Auckland, New Zealand, has been practicing Yoga for over a decade and teaching for five. His style melds a unique blend of Iyengar Yoga and Vinyasa flow, emphasizing alignment and integrity in the poses. He uses a range of props to ensure that students are able to safely deepen their practice and understanding of classical and nuanced yoga postures.

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Ayurveda: Life knowledge for optimal living
with Diana Bellofatto
Saturday, November 2
3-5:30pm

Have you been hearing about Ayurveda, the sister science to yoga, and want to know more about vata, pitta, & kapa and how they relate to YOU?

Do you want to feel better, look better, have more energy, and clarity of mind?

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Wanderlust in Portugal
an Adventure Retreat
with Meg Gray & Erin Harrington
May 24-May 30, 2020

7 days and 6 nights in pure bliss, need we say more? We are beyond ecstatic to travel across the Atlantic to unplug and explore a stunning stretch of the unspoilt coast of Portugal, on 275 acres of coastal land 2 hours south of Lisbon specifically designed for Yoga Retreats.

Picture this… indoor and outdoor yoga shalas for daily practice, a private freshwater lake and inviting dock to bask in the sun, oversized hammocks for taking those afternoon siestas, and a circus of goats, sheep, and peacocks to walk amongst during your evening strolls.

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Arm Balances
with Ji Hwang

Sunday, November 10, 1-3pm

New to arm balances? Or an avid practitioner of them? Whether you are looking to build a foundation for arm balancing or deepen your current practice of them, this workshop welcomes all levels!

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Bali with Polly & Thomas
A Jivamukti Yoga & Surf Adventure Retreat
Feb 22-29, 2019

Nested on the cliffs of Bali, in the southeast part of the “Island of Gods”, Uluwatu Asli is a unique Yoga Retreat center built in the original Java architecture, with 100% recycled wood. It is a place for share yoga and experience Ayurveda, less than a mile from the world class beaches of Uluwatu and Padang-Padang!

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ULUWATU BALI


A Jivamukti Yoga & Surf Adventure Retreat

Yoga Searcher Bali Retreat Center

February 22-29, 2020

ULUWATU BALI


A Jivamukti Yoga & Surf Adventure Retreat

Yoga Searcher Bali Retreat Center

February 22-29, 2020


Nested on the cliffs of Bali, in the southeast part of the “Island of Gods”, Uluwatu Asli is a unique Yoga Retreat center built in the original Java architecture, with 100% recycled wood. It is a place for share yoga and experience Ayurveda, less than a mile from the world class beaches of Uluwatu and Padang-Padang!

Thanks to the country’s long history of Buddhist and Hindu spirituality, yoga, meditation, and wellness are an integral part of Balinese culture. Stepping foot on Bali is enough to make you forget all your worries, but when it comes to relaxing your mind, body, and spirit, you couldn’t choose a more perfect place. The impeccable nature in the form of jungles and waterfalls, ornate temples, and organic healthy food will have you changing your life in no time.

At the heart of Balinese culture are deep Universal Truths that sustain and bring balance to each individual, the communities we live in, and to Mother Nature as a whole.  The Balinese have a remembrance of nature’s secrets and a silent language everyone around the world can speak…the language of love…the language of compassion.

Join 800-hour Jivamukti certified yoga teacher, Polly Christy, and surf enthusiast, Thomas Shepard for a spiritual and transformational journey in the beautiful bliss that is Bali.  They will immerse you in Bali’s spiritual Nature through it’s beauty, culture, tradition, & sacredness through yoga, meditation, surfing, yummy vegan local cuisine, rejuvenation, and lots of fun. 

$2500 ($500 deposit to reserve your space - spots limited to 18!)

Your investment includes:
*Double occupancy accommodations @ Yoga Searcher Retreat & Spa, each with private en-suite bath and front deck
*Twice daily transforming yoga classes with Polly
*Daily meditation.
*Yoga for a Happy Back and Inferno Hot Pilates with Meg Gray, E-RYT, MSPT
*Surfing adventures with Thomas Shepard
*Visit to world renowned Uluwatu temple for cultural play and traditional Balinese dancing.
*Two detox evenings to include:Satsang, local essential oil steam bath, sauna, hot and Ice baths 
*Delicious vegetarian, vegan, raw, gluten free food: light breakfast, brunch, snacks and dinner daily.
*Holistic spa services available daily.
*Connection with beautiful souls
*Breathtaking sunsets

Your investment excludes:
*Airfare
*Transportation to/from retreat center
*Travel insurance

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TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT, PLEASE CALL POLLY - 843-442-0014

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ARM BALANCES


with Ji Hwang

Sunday, November 10, 1-3pm

ARM BALANCES


with Ji Hwang

Sunday, November 10, 1-3pm

New to arm balances? Or an avid practitioner of them? Whether you are looking to build a foundation for arm balancing or deepen your current practice of them, this workshop welcomes all levels!

We’ll talk the foundations, breakdowns, and nitty-gritty of various arm-balances.

We’ll lift-up, twist, invert, balance, and use a wall, blocks, yoga strap, blanket when needed. So be ready to be challenged but not intimidated. Everybody can work on this on their own personalized level, at their own pace and comfort.

Poses that we’ll explore but not limited to:

Plank & Side Plank
Pendant Pose
Crow
Side-Crow
Eight-Angle pose
Flying Splits/Mountain Climber
Firefly Pose
Peacock Pose

Investment: $33 before Nov 4 | $44 on or after Nov 4.

Requirements: an open-mind, sense of humor, and curiosity.

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All workshops are non-refundable.

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Josh Kramer


Friday - Sunday

October 25-27, 2019

Josh Kramer


Friday - Sunday

October 25-27, 2019

Josh is an International Yoga teacher from Auckland, New Zealand. Having grown up in Zimbabwe, Josh moved to New Zealand in 2005 where he developed his passion for yoga.

Josh has been practicing Yoga for over a decade and teaching for five. His style melds a unique blend of Iyengar Yoga and Vinyasa flow, emphasizing alignment and integrity in the poses. He uses a range of props to ensure that students are able to safely deepen their practice and understanding of classical and nuanced yoga postures.

With a passion for all things handstand, Josh provides students with a unique opportunity to get off their feet and onto their hands where they will build the strength, technique and confidence to hold a beautifully straight handstand.

In addition to Yoga, Josh works as a Humanitarian professional, supporting the implementation of programmes in developing countries with the vision of achieving a sustainable world free from poverty and injustice. He has worked with countries across Africa, Asia and the Pacific.

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Schedule

Friday Evening
6-7:30pm: Masterclass - $30
A fun and challenging flow with plenty of playtime and pose breakdowns. You will have freedom to modify based on your individual level. Come along, and enjoy working up a sweat on your mat!

Saturday Morning
11:15am-1:15pm: Handstands Part 1 - $50
A comprehensive session to break down and explore the foundation of the elusive straight handstand. You will build your knowledge and understanding around anatomy, as well as develop essential skills and tools to condition and train your handstand. This session is perfect for absolute beginners looking to build the confidence to get off their feet, advanced practitioners looking to refine and hone their handstand ability, as well as teachers looking to expand their teaching experience.

3-5pm: Handstands Part 2 - $50
This workshop is intended to be fluid and flexible based on individual needs: a great follow on from the the initial Handstand Workshop, as well as a solid stand alone session. We will continue to implement the skills, techniques and drills covered, as well as spend time exploring a range of handstand transitions, arm balances, and any topics of interest you hope to learn!

Sunday Morning
9:30-11:00am - Masterclass - $30
A masterclass to bring together all aspects from the previous day with plenty of strength work and handstand play followed by a quiet end.

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Sign up for individual days/times or sign up for all 4 and save $20. $140 for all 4 offerings!

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Ayurveda


Life Knowledge for Optimal Living

A guide to healthy diet & lifestyle practices.

with Diana Bellofatto, E-RYT 500, Certified Ayurvedic Consultant

Saturday, November 2, 2019

3-5:30pm

Ayurveda


Life Knowledge for Optimal Living

A guide to healthy diet & lifestyle practices.

with Diana Bellofatto, E-RYT 500, Certified Ayurvedic Consultant

Saturday, November 2, 2019

3-5:30pm

Do you want to feel better, look better, have more energy, and clarity of mind?

Have you been eating and living a certain way and not getting the results you want? Are you a well person and would like tools for continuing to maintain balance as time goes by? Then, it's time to try something new! Ayurveda is thousands of years old and can offer you a brand new perspective on diet, lifestyle, yoga, nutrition, spirituality, and more.

In this workshop we will explore:

*The psychophysiological profiles that make up YOUR unique constitution

*An Ayurvedic questionnaire to determine YOUR unique constitution

*Why seasonal eating and WHEN & HOW you eat are just as important as WHAT you eat

*Why Ayurveda is the perfect complement to allopathy & how it differs from Western forms of medicine

*A yoga sequence designed to support you as we move into fall/winter

Saturday, November 2
3:00-5:30 PM

$45 if registered by 10/25/19, $50 thereafter

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Handouts are provided. Dress for yoga and bring an open mind & heart!

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Balance Your Chakras


with Polly Christy

Friday, October 4, 7-9pm

Balance Your Chakras


with Polly Christy

Friday, October 4, 7-9pm

Do you feel blocked?  Is fear, anxiety or anger blocking you from manifesting courage, empowerment, creativity, compassion and intuition in your life?  This workshop will address these blocks on a physical, emotional, mental and spiritual level.  

You will be guided through pranayama, led through asanas that correspond to each chakra, given a mantra for each chakra, understand the elements and channels and how you have an entire universe within you.  We will explore how vibration and alignment create the change you can imagine in your life!  You will be empowered to move past the fluctuations of mind and emotion into high state of consciousness!  

Where thought goes, energy flows!  Come cleanse, declutter, and balance your mind, body and spirit!  Tune in and you will be tuned up!  

Polly Christy, teaching yoga since 2008, is a certified 800 hour teacher in Ashtanga based Hatha Yoga tradition of Jivamukti, a student of Sharon Gannon and David Life.  She has also been practicing Chinese Medicine since 1997, as a Master of Acupuncture, with emphasis on acupressure and massage.  

*Sorry, no refunds on workshops/special events.  Workshops not included in regular class passes or memberships.

 

$35 through September 27 ||  $45 September 28-October 4, 2019

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