With Simon Borg Olivier & NowHere Yoga
Join Barcelona yoga collective NowHere Yoga and special guest, world-renowned master yoga teacher and physiotherapist Simon Borg-Olivier, for a three-week 200-hr intensive yoga teacher training immersion in the beautiful countryside of northern Catalonia.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
This course will revolutionize the depth, safety and effectiveness of your yoga practice, give you a firm grounding in everything from yoga history to biomechanics, and equip you with the tools to confidently teach a variety of yoga classes including vinyasa, hatha, restorative and private classes.
Fusing modern scientific exercise physiology and dynamic practices with the ancient wisdom of the yoga tradition, this comprehensive training will teach you:
- Yoga for modern bodies
- Anatomy & physiology of hatha yoga
- Teaching methodology & finding your voice as a teacher
- Business skills for yoga teachers, cultivating social media presence & practical skills for running workshops & retreats
- Yogic nutrition & lifestyle
Featuring personalized tuition from an experienced teaching team, this course will provide you with RYT-200 certification with Yoga Alliance, the world’s largest and most well-known yoga teacher licensing body.
WHO ARE THE TEACHERS?
The training will include 100 contact hours with world-class master teacher Simon Borg-Olivier, lifelong yogi, physiotherapist, and co-founder of Yoga Synergy, one of Australia’s oldest and most respected yoga schools. With over 30 years of teaching experience around the globe, he is a real “teacher’s teacher”.
Offering well-researched and innovative methods backed up by extensive study of physiotherapy, molecular biology, neuroscience and many styles of yoga, he has become renowned for clarifying why many trends in contemporary yoga styles are producing joint and other health problems for many practitioners. In this training course you will learn practical solutions to make your yoga practice and teaching safer for all bodies and levels, making you and any future students stronger, more flexible, and more energized.
NowHere Yoga are Morgan Palmer Hubbard, Malwina Ostrowska and Carlota Amargós, experienced yoga teachers based in Barcelona and running retreats and festivals in Spain and internationally. Drawing on many different yogic trainings including in-depth training with Simon Borg-Olivier since 2013, they offer a vibrant, modern approach to yoga practice and lifestyle deeply inspired by yoga, martial arts, Burning Man, Vedanta, Buddhism and nature, and informed by their backgrounds in psychology, design, music and dance. They will present foundational concepts for practice, teaching methodology, yoga history and philosophy, and skills for communication and promotion.
WHO IS THIS INTENSIVE TRAINING FOR?
This 200-hr training is highly intensive and will not be a holiday! If you are a yoga practitioner interested in deepening your practice or moving toward teaching, or someone already teaching who wants to take their transmission of yoga to another level, this will be a formative and transformational experience. Immerse yourself in daily practice, learning not just what to practice but how and why, with experienced and inspiring teachers.
You will leave this training with a comprehensive understanding of yoga and how to make a yoga practice effective for modern bodies, on physical, physiological, energetic and mental levels; how to lead classes with safety, confidence and authenticity; business and communications skills for yoga teachers; plus a deeper personal practice supercharged by daily practices that will inspire and invigorate you!
WHERE WILL IT HAPPEN?
L’Hort de La Riera is a first class retreat center with a range of accommodation, beautiful outdoor and indoor facilities, peaceful landscapes and nature, delicious vegetarian food, and a stunning practice shala.
PRICING & RESERVATION
The price of the training will be determined by the type of accommodation that you choose. Once you decide on your accommodation you will be directed to an online online form to make your application for the training (check below for attendance requisites). Once your application is complete you will be asked to make a deposit of 250€ to confirm your booking.