Debi Hendra is an experienced registered Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Teacher (E-RYT200, 2009)  and Hatha Yoga Teacher (2004) and has been teaching for 12 years.  In 2009 she set up her first yoga studio, The Heart Center, built in her garage.  This transformed into a purpose built studio in 2010, where classes grew and so did the teaching team as she has mentored and trained two RYT's.  Built from this strong foundation Love Yoga, her third studio was opened in 2015.  Debi teaches both traditional Mysore style Ashtanga Yoga and Hatha Yoga, as well as Tai Chi – which allows her to offer classes that cater to different needs.  She started pracitsing yoga in 1996, and took her first teacher training in India in early 2004, subsequently she has trained extensively with John and Lucy Scott, Peter Sanson and returns as frequently a possible to study with Sharath, Director of the KPJAYI, and his mother Saraswati Jois, in Mysore.  She lives in Taupo with her husband and two children Max and Indigo.

Debi Hendra is an experienced registered Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Teacher (E-RYT200, 2009)  and Hatha Yoga Teacher (2004) and has been teaching for 12 years.  In 2009 she set up her first yoga studio, The Heart Center, built in her garage.  This transformed into a purpose built studio in 2010, where classes grew and so did the teaching team as she has mentored and trained two RYT's.  Built from this strong foundation Love Yoga, her third studio was opened in 2015.  Debi teaches both traditional Mysore style Ashtanga Yoga and Hatha Yoga, as well as Tai Chi – which allows her to offer classes that cater to different needs. 

She started pracitsing yoga in 1996, and took her first teacher training in India in early 2004, subsequently she has trained extensively with John and Lucy Scott, Peter Sanson and returns as frequently a possible to study with Sharath, Director of the KPJAYI, and his mother Saraswati Jois, in Mysore.  She lives in Taupo with her husband and two children Max and Indigo.

Dani Gabolinscy is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200), completing her teacher training with The Heart Center in 2010.  She now teaches and covers both Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga classes and Hatha Yoga classes when needed. She practises yoga regularly both at Love Yoga and also with Peter Sanson, one of New Zealand's most renowned Ashtanga Yoga teachers in Napier.   A keen workshop attendee, you might also find Dani traveling around the country to enjoy other opportunities that present themselves where she can practise yoga :-)  Recently she just returned from practising with Saraswati in Mysore, India. Many thanks to Debi for being an inspiration and guide, here’s looking to the future with an open heart and no expectations.

Dani Gabolinscy is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200), completing her teacher training with The Heart Center in 2010.  She now teaches and covers both Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga classes and Hatha Yoga classes when needed.

She practises yoga regularly both at Love Yoga and also with Peter Sanson, one of New Zealand's most renowned Ashtanga Yoga teachers in Napier.   A keen workshop attendee, you might also find Dani traveling around the country to enjoy other opportunities that present themselves where she can practise yoga :-)  Recently she just returned from practising with Saraswati in Mysore, India.

Many thanks to Debi for being an inspiration and guide, here’s looking to the future with an open heart and no expectations.

Mark Goodier is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) in Ashtanga Yoga.  He trained at the Auckland yoga Academy and completed his studies in 2012, although he has been practising Ashtanga for many years.  In 2014 Mark traveled to Goa, India to further his studies and continues to practise regularly at Love Yoga and whenever possible, with Peter Sanson here in New Zealand. He has been teaching the Saturday Mysore class at LoveYoga since March 2017.          

Mark Goodier is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) in Ashtanga Yoga.  He trained at the Auckland yoga Academy and completed his studies in 2012, although he has been practising Ashtanga for many years.  In 2014 Mark traveled to Goa, India to further his studies and continues to practise regularly at Love Yoga and whenever possible, with Peter Sanson here in New Zealand.

He has been teaching the Saturday Mysore class at LoveYoga since March 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

Kate O'Connor is a registered ACC provider, with a lifetime of accumulated knowledge from working in the field of health and well-being as a nurse, Midwife, Naturopath and for many recent years as an Acupuncturist who trained in Traditional Chinese Medicine and also a Clinical Hypnotherapist. Her clinical experience and personal life experience of overcoming major health obstacles has gifted her with a true understanding of the physical and emotional components of healing and an understanding of the resources and support needed to achieve your goals. she therefore employs a mind-body approach to helping people achieve lasting changes in their lives and to ever increase their potential for health. Click here for more information, or ph:    027 306 5967 or email kate@changesplus.co.nz

Kate O'Connor is a registered ACC provider, with a lifetime of accumulated knowledge from working in the field of health and well-being as a nurse, Midwife, Naturopath and for many recent years as an Acupuncturist who trained in Traditional Chinese Medicine and also a Clinical Hypnotherapist. Her clinical experience and personal life experience of overcoming major health obstacles has gifted her with a true understanding of the physical and emotional components of healing and an understanding of the resources and support needed to achieve your goals. she therefore employs a mind-body approach to helping people achieve lasting changes in their lives and to ever increase their potential for health.

Click here for more information, or ph:    027 306 5967 or email kate@changesplus.co.nz

Joleen Lunjew Gadd has been practising with us at Love Yoga on and off since we opened our doors in 2015.  In November 2016 she completed the Santosha Yoga Institure 200hr teacher training course and started teaching shortly afterwards. Since then she has taught Ashtanga Yoga, Hatha and Vinyasa Flow classes.  She travelled back to Bali in early 2017 to continue her Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga training, with an apprenticeship with Fernando and Sara from Serenity Yoga Canggu Bali and Seminyak Yoga Shala. With a background teaching movement Joleen is happy to share her passion for yoga with Taupo locals.  She currently teaches both Ashtanga Yoga and Hatha Yoga at Love Yoga.      

Joleen Lunjew Gadd has been practising with us at Love Yoga on and off since we opened our doors in 2015.  In November 2016 she completed the Santosha Yoga Institure 200hr teacher training course and started teaching shortly afterwards.

Since then she has taught Ashtanga Yoga, Hatha and Vinyasa Flow classes.  She travelled back to Bali in early 2017 to continue her Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga training, with an apprenticeship with Fernando and Sara from Serenity Yoga Canggu Bali and Seminyak Yoga Shala.

With a background teaching movement Joleen is happy to share her passion for yoga with Taupo locals.  She currently teaches both Ashtanga Yoga and Hatha Yoga at Love Yoga.