Posts Tagged "yoga education"

Meet a Teacher: Here’s Amy

Posted by on May 5, 2019 in carson city yoga studio, meet a teacher | 4 comments

This month in our meet a teacher series, we introduce you to Amy, the owner of Carson City Yoga. You may know Amy from classes, and she is usually your first contact when you reach out to the studio for more information. Amy’s primary job is to hold the studio steady as it grows in to what it wants to be, and to provide support to teachers and students in the process. Read on to learn more about Amy… CCY: Let’s start with a bit of background – when and how did you come to yoga? Amy: Well, it’s been a long and winding road. My very first yoga class was a college class in the early...

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Meet a Teacher: Mary Kay Raponi

Posted by on Mar 31, 2019 in carson city yoga studio, meet a teacher | 3 comments

This month in our Meet a Teacher series, we introduce you to Mary Kay Raponi. Mary Kay started out with Carson City Yoga as co-owner, and was instrumental in making sure many of the business details were handled.  While not new to the world of yoga, she was new at the time to the world of teaching, and so she bravely took on not only a teaching gig, but also stepped into the business world.  As you will find out below, Mary Kay is stepping back from the business aspects now, but will continue to teach and is an integral part of Carson City Yoga.  Read on to learn a bit more about Mary Kay....

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Meet a Teacher: Angela Sullivan

Posted by on Mar 4, 2019 in carson city yoga studio, meet a teacher | 2 comments

This month in our Meet a Teacher series, we introduce you to Angela Sullivan, a teacher who has been here in Carson City for many years, and is know to many students as a Master Teacher.  Angela teaches the Men’s Class here at Carson City Yoga, and has some great workshops coming up as well.  Read on to learn a bit more… CCY:  Hello Angela. So glad to have you here. Angela: Thank you for having me. CCY: Angela, you have a very long background in yoga, having been teaching for 30 years now. What first brought you to yoga? And in a nutshell, how did you wind up from that place to...

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Meet a Teacher: Diane Dunn

Posted by on Sep 5, 2018 in carson city yoga studio, meet a teacher | 2 comments

Meet Diane Dunn, Carson City Yoga’s featured teacher for the month of September. Diane joined Carson City Yoga when it opened in January of 2018, and she is a great addition to our family with her expertise in the area of Yoga for Arthritis, her lovely sense of humor, and her willingness to be part of this great community here. Diane teaches an 8 week Yoga for Arthritis program that teaches people how to create and begin a home yoga practice to manage the pain and stiffness of arthritis. You might also see her around in other classes as a substitute teacher, or even taking a class. We...

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Meet a Teacher: Steve Yochum

Posted by on Jul 1, 2018 in meet a teacher | 2 comments

This is the first in a series of blog posts to highlight Carson City Yoga teachers. Steve Yochum teaches his “Kick Ass Yoga Class” on Tuesday nights at Carson City Yoga.  You can see his bio here, and read more about his class here.  In this post, we highlight some of the questions we talked about in a recent conversation: CCY: What do you like best about teaching yoga?  Steve: Yoga keeps me in the loop, and helps me stay connected. It helps me stay connected with myself and the teachings, as well as with the students. I once asked my teacher how I could plant and grow the karmic...

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