Yoga Barcelona

Yoga Instructors

Heather Anderson – Yoga Instructor

photo of Heather AndersonHeather began practising hot yoga in Toronto, Canada 12 years ago. After going to her first class she was hooked on the way her body and mind felt. Over the years she became involved with a yoga clothing line called yogagurl and started helping the founder promote, sell and market the products. The love of the Spanish language brought Heather to Spain in 2006.  After several stressful years in sales in a crisis market, Heather decided to follow one of her life long dreams to become a certified yoga instructor. Heather has been lucky to have been trained under Baron Baptiste (Baptiste Power Hot Yoga), Ted Grand (Moksha Hot Yoga), Bikram Yoga, Rodney Yee, Alex Leikermoser a.k.a. yogagurl and the Tribe yoga instructors, Scarlett and Raquel. Heather is certified in teaching hatha vinyasa.

Lezanne Swart – Yoga Instructor

photo of Lezanne SwartLezanne first discovered the benefits of yoga in a small Iyengar Yoga studio in Cape Town, South Africa, in 1998. Practising at first to alleviate chronic upper back pain, yoga soon revealed itself as a holistic system which became beneficial on many different levels. Over the years that followed, she has migrated from Iyengar to a path of exploring Ashtanga and Vinyasa Flow Yoga. She has ultimately realised that yoga is a life-long journey, teaching us to live a fuller, more joyful and present life. Your own body becomes your best teacher. Lezanne is a certified yoga teacher (RYT 200) through Yoga Arts and has completed a 40 hour Astanga teacher’s training with Caroline Klebl. Lezanne is currently enrolled in a 9-month Anatomy Teacher Training course through Leslie Kaminoff’s The Breathing Project, as well as in the process of completing Sadie Nardini’s Core Strength Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training.

Lucy Warren – Pilates Barre Instructor

With a background in artistic gymnastics both competing and teaching at elite level, Pilates_lucy_yogalindaLucy had a great passion for movement from a very young age. Qualifying with Balanced Body in London and as well as teaching classical pilates, Lucy also teaches a method called Garuda which is based on rhythm and flow. Lucy loves to teach and her aim for each class is to fully challenge every physique, always respecting body integrity and movement precision.

Emily Freeland – Yoga Instructor

Creator of Yoga-Unite, is a 200Hrs Hot Vinyasa Flow, Yoga Alliance certified teacher. Emily_yogalinda(200Hrs RYT). After discovering Hot Vinyasa in Barcelona and being motivated to return to her roots of dance and yoga once more, Emily decided to train with the wonderful people at Yogalinda to become a certified yoga teacher. has passion for movement and a long history with yoga and ballet, has allowed Emily to develop a dynamic and inclusive style suitable for all levels, allowing the student to get the most out of each posture in a way that is right for the individual. This positive, inclusive and varied style makes for an uplifting and educational experience.

Oscar Losada – Yoga Instructor

For years he has practiced different kind of sports such as swimming and capoeira. One day he decided to take a step beyond the simple physical activity and also quit his job as a computer technician to devote to learning and teaching yoga. After years of practicing different styles,  oscar_losada he made his first training as a teacher in a course recognized by Yoga Alliance 500h. He continues his training by attending retreats and intensive courses with great masters of Dharma Yoga, Ashtanga, Vinyasa, Vinyasa Flow, Jivamukti, and Sattva Yoga Iyengar as Andrei Ram, Dov Vargas (Dharma Mittra´s son), Jai Sugrim, Manju Jois (Pattahbi Jois´s son), Gustavo Ponce, Cristina Newton and more. As an instructor, he attempts to bring together the best that forwarded their teachers without forgetting that in yoga, we are ourselves students. He emphasizes on concentration and breathing, basically to allow each practitioner to find his own way.

Javier Salinas – Yoga Instructor

Tried to avoid yoga in every painful way. He insisted in doing things wrong and about javier_salinascommitting all kind of mistakes. But all his efforts were in vain, or just a part of the path, and one day he surprised himself practicing yoga with tight clothes! During his practice Javier has met many masters, so many as beings in the Planet, and he kneel gently before all of them. He is disciple of Sri Dharma Mittra and Sri Andrei Ram. In his classes you may expect to work with your body in order achieve beauty and health, and to listen to your divine spirit.

Yoga Instructors October 31, 2013