Hot Power Yoga (2/3)


This class is taught by:

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

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.

Holly Corey

Philosophy: Life is not living, unless you're living in health...
A competitive gymnast in her youth and an avid athlete in her adulthood, Holly knows the importance of functional movements. Specializing in core stability, balance and flexibility, she believes a healthy body is a happy body. She combines her enthusiasm and love of yoga and fitness with a knowledge of alignment and body mechanics. Her approach is an athletic style of yoga and cross training, always focussing on keeping it fun, challenging, creative and safe. Her goal is to help you along the way and provide you with positive support and encouragement to attain your goals on and off the mat.

Classes at Pure: PXT Cross Training

Experience & Certifications: 200 hour RYT Certification from Pure Yoga, American Council of Exercise (ACE) Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor, M.E.L.T Method, PowerStrike Kickboxing Instructor, certified Pilates Mat Instructor

Mentors: Loren Bassett, Kay Kay Clivio and Yogi Charu

Before Yoga: Radio/Television Sales, Corporate Recruiter

Lola Rephann

HOMETOWN

Guilford, Connecticut & Lima, Peru

PHILOSOPHY

My teaching is a call to meet your edge and explore yourself body, mind and spirit. Moving freely, creatively and organically is our birthright. Let’s have fun as we dive into the Great Mystery of ourselves.

CLASSES AT PURE

Forrest Yoga

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS

15+ years personal practice. e-RYT, Advanced Yin Yoga Teacher, Certified Forrest Yoga Teacher, Reiki master, Thai massage and Myo-Fascial Meredian Release bodyworker. Black belt. Life-long student.

MENTORS

Erica Mather, Ana Forrest

BEFORE YOGA

Aerobics instructor, editor, webmaster

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

 

Jamie Harig

HOMETOWN: Hell's Kitchen, NYC

PHILOSOPHY: Gratitude, surrender, love and breathe on your way there.

CLASSES AT PURE: Ashtanga Open Practice, nidra & vinyasa

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS: Practicing since 2002. Multiple ashtanga trainings with Scott Harig, Nidra training with Shakti Assouline Benedict & Rasa Yoga TT.

MENTORS: Scott Harig

BEFORE YOGA: Mom. Still Mom

Danielle Dugan

HOMETOWN
Ronkonkoma, NY
 
PHILOSOPHY
Intelligent asana. Deep Pranyama. Self-study.
 
CLASSES AT PURE
Hot Vinyasa, Vinyasa, Meditation

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
RYT-200 Laughing Lotus 2005, Prenatal Yoga Certification Mia Borgotta 2009, Concious Embodiment- Anatomy Practical- Zachery Ducak 2012, RYT-300 Nikki Costello 2013, Therapeutics Apprenticeship-Gabriel Halpern 2013, 100 Hour Meditation Training- Yogi Charu 2015, 20 Hour Restorative Mary Aranas 2016, 25 Hour Nidra Mary Aranas 2017
 
MENTORS
Schuyler Grant, Nikki Vilella, Nikki Costello, Gabriel Halpern, Yogi Charu, Mary Aranas
 
BEFORE YOGA
Publishing, Finance

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.

Rebecca Hajek

HOMETOWN

South Windsor, Connecticut

PHILOSOPHY

With her toe-tapping music and playful sequences, Rebecca hopes to challenge her students to push through mental and physical boundaries in order to reach a place of release.

CLASSES AT PURE

Hot Power Yoga, PXT, and Ashtanga

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS

Pure Yoga Teacher Training, Vinyasa, Ashtanga, Hatha, M.A. in Opera Studies

MENTORS

Scott Harig, Yogi Charu & Maty Ezraty

BEFORE YOGA

Opera singer, bartender

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

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
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:

  • Tue Sep 19 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Julia Stephens
    at Pure East
  • Wed Sep 20 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Lindsey Valdez
    at Pure East
  • Wed Sep 20 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Holly Corey
    at Pure East
  • Wed Sep 20 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Lola Rephann
    at Pure East
  • Thu Sep 21 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Scott Harig
    at Pure East
  • Thu Sep 21 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm with Jamie Harig
    at Pure West
  • Sat Sep 23 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm with Danielle Dugan
    at Pure East
  • Sun Sep 24 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm with Juan Gamboa
    at Pure East
  • Mon Sep 25 9:15 am - 10:15 am with Jackie Simon
    at Pure West
  • Tue Sep 26 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Julia Stephens
    at Pure East
  • Wed Sep 27 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Rebecca Hajek
    at Pure East
  • Wed Sep 27 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Victor Colletti
    at Pure East
  • Wed Sep 27 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Halle Becker
    at Pure East
  • Thu Sep 28 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Scott Harig
    at Pure East
  • Thu Sep 28 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm with Alison O'Connor
    at Pure West
  • Sat Sep 30 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm with Alison O'Connor
    at Pure East
  • Sun Oct 01 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm with Juan Gamboa
    at Pure East
  • Mon Oct 02 9:15 am - 10:15 am with Jackie Simon
    at Pure West
  • Tue Oct 03 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm with Julia Stephens
    at Pure East
  • Wed Oct 04 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Rebecca Hajek
    at Pure East