Vinyasa Basics (1/2)


This class is taught by:

Karen Nourizadeh

HOMETOWN
New Britain, CT
PHILOSOPHY
Karen teaches adults and children to focus on alignment and pay personal attention to their bodies.
CLASSES AT PURE
Vinyasa Flow, Hot Power, Beginner’s Series, Meditation, Yoga Philosophy
EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Yoga Instructor (kids and adults)
MENTORS
Rodney Yee
BEFORE YOGA
Attorney and Broker
 

Mariah Betts

HOMETOWN:
North Danville, Vermont

PHILOSOPHY:
Energy is everything. Be light, playful and curious to keep moving through it all and evolve.

CLASSES AT PURE:
Vinyasa, Vinyasa Basics, Slow Flow
EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS:
RYT 200 hour Ana Forrest Yoga Teacher Training 2004
Institute for Integrative Nutrition 2006
2 x RYT 200 hour Maya Yoga with Eddie Modestini & Nicki Doane 2009 - 2010
25 hour Immersion with Patrick Creelman 2013
RYT 300 hour Advanced Maya Yoga with Eddie Modestini & Nicki Doane 2015
50 hours FLY Advanced Training at Laughing Lotus 2016

MENTORS
Dr. Michael Winer, Betty Moore, Patrick Creelman, Francesca Bove
BEFORE YOGA
Ski Racer, Coach, Landscaper, Waitress

Jacob Parkinson

HOMETOWN
Port Orchard, Washington
PHILOSOPHY
Our greatest challenge: to align with what is. Jacob seeks to prescribe an embodied philosophy - philosophy not of the mere intellect, but an integrated, non-dualistic living wisdom. To this end, his classes are thoughtful in form and content, designed to move and expand you whilst sweating out the New York nonsense.

CLASSES AT PURE
Hot Power Yoga

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
Conquering Lion Yoga with Kelly Morris (200 hours), Advanced Teacher Training in Kula Flow with Schuyler Grant (75 hours), Advanced Teacher Training in the Art of Assists with David Regelin (75 hours), 10 years of practice.

MENTORS
Nevine Michaan, Abbie Galvin, David Regelin, Schuyler Grant, Ruth Lauer-Manenti, and Genny Kapuler.

BEFORE YOGA
Jacob holds masters degrees in Political Theory and the History of Philosophy.

Braxton Rose

HOMETOWN:
Newton, MA

PHILOSOPHY:
Through intense physical practice we can find the space to hear, see and feel ourselves clearly. So that we can feel supported by the universe and walk powerfully in our own lives and inspire others around us.

CLASSES AT PURE:

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS:
200 Hour Baptiste Power Yoga, 300 Hour Divine Play Yoga, Yin Yoga Training through Josh Summers, UMA Reiki Master,

MENTORS:
Jordan Lashley

BEFORE YOGA:
Student.

Laura Brandel

HOMETOWN
Malverne, New York

PHILOSOPHY
Laura Brandel has a strong understanding of the principles of yoga and how to share these teachings from her heart. She is a kind and intuitive teacher with a calm yet dynamic voice. One of her most outstanding qualities is how attentive she is, watching each student and seeing what they need as individuals.

CLASSES AT PURE
Yoga Nidra, Vinyasa & Restorative

EXPERIENCE & CERTIFICATIONS
E-RYT 200 RYT 500 from Pure Yoga with a focus in Yoga Therapy

MENTORS
Dana Slamp

 

Annette Vetere

Hometown:
North Haledon, NJ

Philosophy:
With a focus on alignment, Annette teaches with the intention of using breath as a meditative way to stay present and create space in mind and body while flowing through each asana.
Classes at Pure:
Hot Vinyasa, Vinyasa, Open Level Vinyasa

Experience and Certifications:
Experience: Practicing since 2010 and teaching since 2012.
Certifications: 200-Hour RYT with Kay Kay Clivio and Yogi Charu, 100-Hour Mentorship with Tanya Boulton, 100-Hour Prema Therapeutics training with Jon Witt and Dana Slamp, Yin Yoga with Kate Kuss, Children’s yoga from Karma Kids, IM=X Pilates trained, Reiki Level 1&2.

Mentors:
Tanya Boulton

Before Yoga:
Licensing and recruiting in the Fashion Industry

Vinyasa Basics focuses on correct breathing, postural alignment and sequencing of asanas in a traditional order, to help students cultivate a safe and well supported practice.

Upcoming classes:

  • Mon Jan 23 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Karen Nourizadeh
    at Pure East
  • Tue Jan 24 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Mariah Betts
    at Pure East
  • Thu Jan 26 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Jacob Parkinson
    at Pure East
  • Thu Jan 26 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Braxton Rose
    at Pure East
  • Thu Jan 26 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Laura Brandel
    at Pure East
  • Mon Jan 30 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Annette Vetere
    at Pure East
  • Tue Jan 31 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Annette Vetere
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 02 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Jacob Parkinson
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 02 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Braxton Rose
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 02 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Laura Brandel
    at Pure East
  • Mon Feb 06 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Karen Nourizadeh
    at Pure East
  • Tue Feb 07 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Mariah Betts
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 09 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Jacob Parkinson
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 09 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Braxton Rose
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 09 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Laura Brandel
    at Pure East
  • Mon Feb 13 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Karen Nourizadeh
    at Pure East
  • Tue Feb 14 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Mariah Betts
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 16 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm with Jacob Parkinson
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 16 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Braxton Rose
    at Pure East
  • Thu Feb 16 8:15 pm - 9:15 pm with Laura Brandel
    at Pure East