Hot Power Yoga (2/3)


This class is taught by:

Lindsey Valdez

HOMETOWN
Arvada, Colorado

PHILOSOPHY
The yoga studio is an equalizer to find balance, nurture oneself, and to help quiet the mind amidst the buzzing city life. Lindsey’s classes seek to target the inner strength, grace, and harmonious spirit within all of her students.

CLASSES AT PURE
Hot Power, Vinyasa

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
200-Hour Teacher Training at PURE Yoga, 100-hour Mentorship with Tanya Boulton focusing on hot yoga, slow flow, and hands on adjustments; Pre-natal certified through Mary Barnes Barnes Method, and a Yogi Beans certification for children’s and youth yoga.

MENTORS
Kay Kay Clivio, Tanya Boulton, Yogi Charu, Scott Harig

BEFORE YOGA
A lifelong athlete, dancer and lover of the outdoors. Lindsey previously worked in the Hospitality industry for over 12 years in hotels and restaurants specializing in marketing, special events, and P.R. and was a Director of Brand Management for a chef and restaurant group.

Jess Ray

HOMETOWN: Gorham Maine

PHILOSOPHY: With vibrant music and a passion for inversions Jess's dynamic sequencing guides students through fluid movement based in strength and flexibility. She believes through challenge and transformation on the mat we can build the confidence and strength we need to thrive through challenges we face off the mat.

CLASSES AT PURE: Vinyasa, Hot Vinyasa, Hot Power

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS: 200 Hour Vinyasa Yoga Certification through Back Bay Yoga & 300 Hour Advanced Vinyasa Certification through Laughing Lotus Center.

MENTORS: Dana Trixie Flynn & Raghunauth Cappo

BEFORE YOGA: HR Manager in Retail

Scott Harig

HOMETOWN
Colorado
PHILOSOPHY
Scott teaches an eclectic yoga sequence, drawing from his Hatha, Ayurveda and Ashtanga teachings. He believes yoga to be an effective method of self discovery and positive change. Scott aspires to introduce yoga's potential to newcomers and help facilitate regular practitioners' path to self knowledge and acceptance.
CLASSES AT PURE
Ashtanga, Vinyasa, Hot Power Yoga
EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
Scott Harig has been a dedicated Ashtanga Yoga teacher since 2000. While living in Denver, Scott taught yoga exclusively at the Denver Ashtanga Yoga Center under the direction of Michael Rawlison. His main teacher today is Manju Jois, and for the last three years he's led the Ashtanga Program at Pure Yoga West in New York City.
BEFORE YOGA
Competitive Mountain Biker

 

Alison O'Connor

HOMETOWN
Manchester, CT
 
PHILOSOPHY
In all her classes, Alison strives to hold an open, positive space where students are supported and inspired to explore their minds and bodies through movement and breath, to challenge themselves in the most compassionate way possible, and to experience the practice as a means of letting go, growth, transformation, and healing.
 
CLASSES AT PURE
Hot Power and PXT
 
EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
200 hour yoga training at Laughing Lotus, 100 hour hot power training at Pure Yoga
 
MENTORS
Everyone is the teacher
 
BEFORE YOGA
Office Manager, Opera Singer, Writer, Pastry Chef, Competitive Ballroom Dancer, Dance Teacher, Dental Assistant, among others

Julia Stephens

HOMETOWN

Cologne, Germany

PHILOSOPHY

Julia offers a variety of practices ranging from Power Vinyasa  flow,   "Bootcamp Style" Cross Training Class  and  spiritual Thai Yoga Massage. Private clients and Group classes  enjoy being motivated and challenged from beginner to advanced. Julia shares her inspiration and love for the practice with everyone on and off the mat.

CLASSES AT PURE

Hot Power, PXT Cross Training 

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS

200 Hr- RYT Pure Yoga, 100 Hr- Mentorship with Loren Bassett, Thai Yoga Massage

MENTORS

Loren Bassett

Juan Gamboa

HOMETOWN
Manila, Philippines

PHILOSOPHY
"life is a balance of holding on and letting go." Rumi.
I strive to give good yoga - a balance of strong asana, breathing and a mind that is truly present and engaged. Each sequence is unique - a juicy blend of yoga (vinyasa/ashtanga) and movement of all kinds. In class, we strive to tap in to the most Pure version of ourselves so that we can connect to one intention.

CLASSES AT PURE
Hot Power (Open), Hot Power 2, Hot Power 2/3

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
200 Hour Yoga Alliance

MENTORS
Schuyler Grant

BEFORE YOGA
Wall Street Research Manager and Biotech/Pharma Scientist

Jackie Simon

HOMETOWN:

Indianapolis, Indiana

PHILOSOPHY:

Jackie believes in creating a class environment that leaves students feeling connected to body, mind, and spirit. Her classes are a fluid, rigorous vinyasa-based yoga practice that will lead students directly into the heart of devotion.

CLASSES AT PURE YOGA

Hot Power Yoga

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS

Jackie has 15 years of practice, is certified RYT 200, as well as E-RYT 200. Dharma Yoga Teacher. Teaching workshops with Bryan Kest, Krishna Das and Raghunath Swami

Co-led teacher training workshops at New York Yoga and The Yoga Studio of Indiana on The Yoga Sutras and the Bhagavad Gita

Co-led teacher training modules on In search of Rasa: Embodied Yoga Philosophy at Pure Yoga.

MENTORS

Jackie's greatest influence is from her teacher, Jimmy Burgio. She also studies regularly with Sri Dharma Mittra and Dana Flynn.

BEFORE YOGA

Master's Degree in Literature. Proud mother of 5.

Victor Colletti

HOMETOWN - NYC PHILOSOPHY - all you have to do is breathe and love your breath CLASSES: Hot Vinyasa and Vinyasa EXPERIENCE: 200 Hr Laughing Lotus, 22 years of practice MENTORS: Shri Dharma Mittra, Dana Flynn, Alison Cramer BEFORE YOGA - Seeking my calling
This is a vinyasa power yoga class taught in a room heated to 100-105 degrees. The heat will provide for a detoxifying sweat while you flow through an athletic and dynamic sequence of postures.

Upcoming classes:

  • Wed Apr 26 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Lindsey Valdez
    at Pure East
  • Wed Apr 26 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Donna Davidge
    at Pure East
  • Wed Apr 26 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Jess Ray
    at Pure East
  • Thu Apr 27 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Scott Harig
    at Pure East
  • Thu Apr 27 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm with Alison O'Connor
    at Pure West
  • Sat Apr 29 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm with Julia Stephens
    at Pure East
  • Sun Apr 30 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm with Juan Gamboa
    at Pure East
  • Mon May 01 9:15 am - 10:15 am with Jackie Simon
    at Pure West
  • Tue May 02 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Julia Stephens
    at Pure East
  • Wed May 03 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Lindsey Valdez
    at Pure East
  • Wed May 03 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Victor Colletti
    at Pure East
  • Wed May 03 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Halle Becker
    at Pure East
  • Thu May 04 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Scott Harig
    at Pure East
  • Thu May 04 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm with Alison O'Connor
    at Pure West
  • Sat May 06 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm with Alison O'Connor
    at Pure East
  • Sun May 07 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm with Esco Wilson
    at Pure East
  • Mon May 08 9:15 am - 10:15 am with Jackie Simon
    at Pure West
  • Tue May 09 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Julia Stephens
    at Pure East
  • Wed May 10 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Lindsey Valdez
    at Pure East
  • Wed May 10 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Victor Colletti
    at Pure East