BEGIN WHERE YOU ARE
Yoga according to the possibilities, interests and well-being of each person
FOR EXPLORATION & DEVELOPMENT
One to one sessions can be used to deepen and develop your understanding of yoga. This may involve postures and permutations of postures, breath work, or learning to chant or study relevant yoga texts. The techniques and tools of yoga are endless and you can develop and progress at your own pace.
This was how yoga was traditionally taught. If you want to explore and develop your relationship with yoga, with a personally designed practice to meet your needs and lifestyle, then this approach is for you. We draw from a varied tool box to meet your needs and interests.
We mentor and offer supervision for trainee teachers. Our systematic training equips us to facilitate your own exploration of yoga.
WE HOLD THE FOLLOWING ACCREDITATIONS/MEMBERSHIP
- Centre of Yoga Studies (CYS) Yoga Teacher and Yoga Therapy Practitioner Diploma. (500hrs)
- British Wheel of Yoga (BWY) National Governing Body Associate Yoga Teacher status
- British Council for Yoga Therapy (BCYT) Professional forum operating in the UK
- Complementary Natural & Healthcare Council (CNHC) Registered Yoga Therapists
- European Union of Federations of Yoga (EUFNY) European Teacher Registration
Free 30 minute consultation
We offer a free 30 minute consultation where we will meet with you, assess your needs and talk over your interests. If you wish we can arrange the initial session.
Fee - Free of charge
The first session will be 1 hour 30 minutes and thereafter, sessions are for 1 hour. During this session we shall look at your health and lifestyle in more depth, then a carefully considered practice will be developed and designed for you. You will then be fully supported as you progress and establish a practice.
Fee - £67.50
During the initial session we will make a plan of sessions to suit you. Some people only require a couple of sessions to address a specific need and others come on a monthly on-going basis. These sessions are for 1 hour.
Fee - £45 per hour
10% discount on 5hr block booking - £202.50
Gary Ward is by far the best Yoga instructor I’ve ever encountered – his initial insistence on the accent of the breath at the beginning of his class, followed by developing stretches via posture and counter postures, creates an incredibly relaxed, unhurried and caring atmosphere that suits all ages and abilities – he is unparalleled in my experience.Glenn
Zoë’s calm disposition enhances her teaching. My practice has developed not simply with her guidance on the ‘poses’ but deepened with an emphasis on breath work and meditation. Classes are peppered with carefully chosen quotes, readings and insights into the theory of yoga and āyurveda, meaning by the end of the class, both body and mind have benefited from a ‘work-in’ as well as a ‘work-out’!Jennifer
Gary’s Yoga classes are a refuge from the busy brain-storming of adult life, I highly recommend them.Phil
I have benefitted a lot from this approach as I like the combination of static and dynamic postures with breath work. The teachers are experienced and genuinely helpful, and it’s nice that they are aware of my individual limitations.Virginia