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New early bird yoga class for Dumfries

As spring develops the mornings become lighter and many people find that they wake earlier naturally. This is an ideal time to make the most of the light and attend a yoga class before you start the rest of your day. Practising yoga early in the morning can give you an incredible physical and mental…

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What’s a personal yoga class?

A personal yoga session or 1-to-1 is an individual yoga class which is tailored to your needs and can bring you many benefits. These include: the whole class is tailored to your specific requirements e.g. to improve flexibility and mobility, reduce stress, improve strength etc full attention of the tutor and time to ask questions…

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New year, new yoga class

I’m looking forward to starting my own yoga class in Dumfries from January 21st 2019. After a break of six months from teaching a weekly class (due to moving and other things), it’ll be great to get back into teaching regularly. I’ve enjoyed being able to cover for other local teachers in the interim –…

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Yoga classes in Dumfries

When I moved to Dumfries (Scotland) I spent a wee while looking for yoga classes in the town, doing general Internet searches, looking through local directories online, searching Facebook, looking for posters in the town etc, and cross referencing to make sure the info was correct. Having put together a list I then started going…

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Giving something back

A few years ago I decided to donate some of my annual income from teaching yoga to different charities. I’ve chosen various ones over the years, including some local animal rescue charities, as well larger ones such as Badger Trust. My two most recent donations cover my love for animals and my love for trees and…