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Agnieszka
This is me in three words:
Caring, bubbly, creative.

Things that make me smile:
In general life makes me smile! :) If I could list out a few things that would be long hikes in nature, interesting conversations, the sun, singing, dancing, yoga!

I teach yoga because:
I enjoy helping people to be conscious practitioners and guiding them to be curious and lead a mindful life. Teaching Yoga is an exchange of energy that gives me energy and joy!
Amelie
This is me in three words:
Ease, Light, Shakti

Things that make me smile:
Dancing, the beauty of nature, coming out of a deep meditation, videos of cute baby animals.

I teach yoga because:
I think that Yoga and meditation make us better human beings. I want to help my students feeling that light within themselves.
Andre-Louis
This is me in three words:
"hello beautiful yogis!"

Things that make me smile:
my 2 boys, good coffee, kindness, my own jokes (laugh more than smile 😂), sunshine!, the ocean, the wifey's smile and chocolate

I teach yoga because:
i love to see people bloom into more than they thought possible.
Andrea
This is me in three words:
authentic, caring, creative

Things that make me smile:
I like to go wall climbing, even though I am afraid of heights! In addition, I can truely enjoy the daily moments like my cup of coffee in the morning or a walk around Utrecht City centre.

I teach yoga because:
I love to help others find balance in their lives. Yoga is a beautiful way to be kinder to yourself and learn how to move your body mindfully.
Angelique
This is me in three words:
Happy Healthy Yogimum

Things that make me smile:
Being around lovely people, traveling, good food, chocolate and of course A good yoga class.

I teach yoga because:
It’s the best ‘job’ to have and it brings me joy and energy!
Anne Rose
This is me in three words:
Caring, intuitive, curious

Things that make me smile:
Animals, kids, beauty in nature, Disney movies, singing, dancing, smoothies, sweet connections

I teach yoga because:
I love how it brings us closer to ourselves, closer to peace, closer to a happier, kinder world
Anouk
This is me in three words:
Dreaming, free, bird

Things that make me smile:
Surfing small clean waves, pindakaas and jumping and dancing through life

I teach yoga because:
Freeing the mind by moving the body. Yoga brings us back to our true nature without unnecessary distractions. I love to share the good vibes.
Asha
This is me in three words:
Coach, consultant, yoga teacher

Things that make me smile:
Reflections of life itself in happy friendly faces

I teach yoga because:
I love to help release body-mind tension and to connect with your inner peace and authentic self again.
Ashley
This is me in three words:
Motivated, kind, compassionate.

Things that make me smile:
Reading, cafes, traveling.

I teach yoga because:
I love to move my body and feel connected to my inner power.
Athena
This is me in three words:
passionate, delicate, strong.

Things that make me smile:
beautiful sunlight, seeing my plants grow, a really good kirtan song during savasana, and cats.

I teach yoga because:
I am passionate about movement, and bringing mindfulness to how we move and breathe, and love to guide you through fun and safe movement while cultivating presence.
Bente
This is me in three words:
Caring, curious and coocoo.

Things that make me smile:
Love, my dog, movement, nature, self-development and of course YOGA!

I teach Yoga because:
It brings me great joy to facilitate movement, body-mind-breath connection and self-reflection, whilst connecting to lovely people!
Berend
This is me in three words:
Kind, Strong, Go-Getter

Things that make me smile:
I LOVE to paint, sing, play the piano & dance. Whenever I can be creative I'm the happiest I can be.

I teach Yoga because:
Yoga has the ability to connect you to your purpose in life. It makes me feel grateful to guide you towards that. I also teach pilates and barre.
Bianca
Geboortedatum: 29-10-1968
 
Catarina
This is me in three words: Laughter, joy, down-to-earth.Things that make me smile: Swimming in the river and sea. My husband. Kindness and cooking of course.
I teach Pilates because: I realized that working with my body instead of against it was not inherent, but something I had to learn. Few things are as rewarding as teaching others to do the same.
Cecilio
This is me in three words:
Kind, postive, smile

Things that make me smile:
Helping people. Nature. Enjoying life

I teach yoga because:
Love to share my passion and guide yogis during class
Charlotte
This is me in three words:
Enthusiastic, sensitive and direct :)

Things that make me smile:
Love, dancing, sunshine, Latin America, Rotterdam, meaningful conversations, yoga (therapy), secondhand shops, photography, music and food!

I teach yoga because:
I love to make the body-mind connection. To share the wisdom of our bodies and experience the benefit of feeling instead of thinking.
Ching
This is me in three words:
Creative, diligent, resourceful.

Things that make me smile:
A good movie with chips!

I teach yoga because:
I would like to pass on the health benefits of Yin yoga. On a physical level it is important to keep our connective tissue healthy and flexible in order to remain mobile. On an energetic level, Yin yoga is a nice preparation where you can get closer to yourself and deeper into your meditation.
Chloé
This is me in three words:
Sparkly, joyful, resilient

Things that make me smile:
Watching new leaves appearing on my (many) plants 🌱 , the smell of a good cup of chai tea, doing weird yoga poses, my work

I teach yoga because:
I really discovered yoga when I move to the Netherlands back in 2018. I fell in love with it at the same time I fell in love with the country because it taught me to be more grounded, in the present moment and that our body can do amazing things. So I teach yoga to share all this calming, strengthening, and joy that yoga gives me.
Christine
This is me in three words:
Positive, caring, active

Things that make me smile:
Sunny weather, smiles of people I love, the transition from winter to spring… and puns!

I teach yoga because:
Yoga is a practice that’s both personal and very connecting, at the same time. So, being able to share that with others through teaching feels really special. Plus, it always brings a big smile to my face!
Daniela
This is me in three words:
Happy, Energetic, Positive

Things that make me smile:
Spending time with my friends and family, good food and a drink every once in a while 🙂

I teach Yoga because:
I want to make others fall in love and get obsessed with barre as much as I do
Dewi
This is me in three words:
passionate, optimistic, lover of life

Things that make me smile:
the energy after a practice that flowed & with my friends watching the sunset at a festival somewhere beachy

I teach yoga because:
I want to give people the joy and inspiration that so many great yoga teachers have given me.
Dilys
This is me in three words:
Crazy, Loving & Unicorn Queen

Things that make me smile:
My family, nature, music

I teach yoga because:
Yoga gets to your roots and makes you grow stronger mentally and physically
Dong
This is me in three words:
To-the -point, playful, down-to-earth

Things that make me smile:
Being connected with myself, with others and with the nature

I teach yoga because:
I am keen to inspire people to discover their own healing power, life energy and self- love.
Elena
This is me in three words:
positive, loving, ambitious

Things that make me smile:
my loved ones, traveling, animals, good music, good food and a sweet yoga practice

I teach yoga because:
I love to make other people feel good
Eleni
I have always been trying to balance my life between my two true loves: Ballet and Law. Except for being a ballet teacher and a certified pilates and yoga instructor, I am a lawyer specializing in Maritime Law. Fourteen years ago when I was firstly introduced to pilates and yoga, I immediately fell in love and – needless to say – I never stopped practicing ever since.My pilates and yoga studies in London and New York coupled with my thirteen years of teaching experience in Greece and in the Netherlands have honed my ability to identify imbalances in my students’ bodies and encourage them to improve their skills and overcome any deficits with a main focus on breathing techniques, body balance and stretching. Moreover, my ballet background has always influenced my classes during which I share my passion for graceful movement and flow while paying particular attention to technique, alignment and control.
Elisa
This is me in three words:
Curious, Traveller, Truthful.

Things that make me smile:
A sunny day. A hug from a loved one. A long swim in the sea. The feel of the salty water on my skin.

I teach yoga because:
I love to share my passion for movement, helping others to find space from within.
Elly
This is me in three words:
I am fun loving, warm and nowhere near flawless.

Things that make me smile:
What makes me smile is spending time with loved ones, dancing, eating and nice warm weather!

I teach yoga because:
I love the exchange of energy while teaching, it makes me a happy person.
Eren
This is me in three words:
theory into practice

Things that make me smile:
looking at the sun, climbing trees and seeing other people smiling

I teach yoga because:
to share what it has given to me
Evamaria
This is me in three words:
Messy, optimistic, big-hearted

Things that make me smile:
My daughters, the sea and cake!

I teach yoga because:
I want to empower people by reconnecting them with the inner strength and wisdom of their bodies.
Fanny
This is me in three words:
An enthusiastic frenchie mom

Things that make me smile:
Trying new food, observing a dog jumping in the water, feeling the sun warming up my body

I teach yoga because:
It makes me happy. I like the impact we, as teachers, can have on our students, helping them learn more about their own body and mind.
Fantine
This is me in three words:
Serve, play, grow

Things that make me smile:
Realness, honesty and sugar coat free conversations. Always refreshing, never gets old.

I teach yoga because:
It is the best way to hold myself accountable to show up on the mat, everyday. Being there for people is the best way I know to be there for myself, something, sometimes, so easy and quick to forget.
Fedde
This is me in three words:
Friendly, cuddly & insecure

Things that make me smile:
Happy students, smart observations and gestures of kindness make me smile; funny sounds make me giggle

I teach yoga because:
I teach AcroYoga because it is the most fun two people can do together; the cooperation and togetherness almost makes you fall in love with everybody you train with: it makes you realise that people are meant to play together!
Felix
This is me in three words:
Explorer, Honest and Hopeful

Things that make me smile:
Connecting with people, Nature, Exploring, Challenges, Chocolate (Tony Chocolonely with pretzel & toffee), Beautiful beaches, My girlfriend, My family, Stillness

I teach yoga because:
I want to contribute to a more kind and conscious world by providing a safe space to study, explore and express our body and inner world through yoga. And spread lightness and smiles 🙂.
Fi
This is me in three words:
Dreamer, optimist, idealist

Things that make me smile:
Positive attitude, Watching hard work pay off & Chai lattes

I teach yoga because:
I love sharing the ancient knowledge of yoga facilitating an outlet for people that is both physical & spiritual
Fleur
This is me in three words:
Kiwi, nerdy, imaginative

Things that make me smile:
Dancing, star trek, good food and a good book.

I teach yoga because:
I love to move! I want to share my love of movement and the mind-body connection with others. I am also very passionate about mental health care and yoga for me is a wonderful way to stay grounded and in sync with the world around us.
Genevieve
This is me in three words:
Sporty, open and mindful

Things that make me smile:
A good joke, happy faces, the combination of sun, sea, beach and waking up after a wonderful night's sleep

I teach yoga because:
I find it a challenge to encourage others to find their limit and not to cross it. So that yogis, when leaving the studio, feel space and freedom in body and mind.
Georgiana
This is me in three words:
Calm, loving, adventurous

Things that make me smile:
A lot of things - everything makes me smile: family, people, a good meal, the sunshine, the rain, the snow

I teach yoga because:
It makes me happy. It makes me feel grounded and grateful.
Ghislaine
This is me in three words:
Positive, energetic, happy-face!

Things that make me smile:
Meeting new people, nature in all its beauty, a good coffee after my yogaclass ☕

I teach yoga because:
I love to make people feel good about themselves and live happy and healthy. I love to share, not just my passion but also my energy (I have a lot 🤣) positivity and "no worries" attitude, take life (and yoga) with a smile and sprinkle your kindness around!

Grace
This is me in three words:
curious, contemplative, creative

Things that make me smile:
sunshine, flowers, cats, chocolate, unconditional kindness

I teach yoga because:
it’s a wonderful gift to be able to experience the connection with your body.
Iris B.
This is me in three words:
Little crazy, enthusiastic, adventurous
Things that make me smile:
Almost everything ;-) Stupid jokes, being with friends and family, Luna (the sweetest dog), yoga, food, wine, travel.. etc etc...
I teach yoga because:
Love to connect with people. Feel the energy that everyone is sharing.
Iris T.
This is me in three words:
A wondering, heartfelt, spirited human-being.

Things that make me smile:
The smell of freshly baked bread.The sleeping faces of my babies (also their naughty faces... actually their faces in general :p). The sun, shining upon a heavy set of clouds.

I teach yoga because:
Yoga called me. Yoga connects people. Yoga moves, lifts, grounds, heals, shifts, in short: causes great awe for this life.
Isabel
This is me in three words:
Strong, kind, driven

Things that make me smile:
my cat, mathematics, leafy plants

I teach yoga because:
as an ex-proffesional dancer i enjoy letting people experience their bodies as a sensory vessel in which they can explore sensations and feeling through conscious movement
Jackie
This is me in three words:
Cheerful, passionate, dependable.

Things that make me smile:
Easy, yoga & food.

I teach yoga because:
To me, sharing yoga is sharing love. I believe that I’m making a positive difference to someone’s day!
Jadinda
This is me in three words:
energetic, bendy, adventurous

Things that make me smile:
movement, music, wine

I teach yoga because:
I feel most comfortable when I move, and I wanted to be part of peoples discovery of what the body is capable of. In Pilates, connecting your strength to your breath is so powerful. I want to show that when you move your body, you can change your health, lifestyle, problems, posture and mental health. Teaching someone a new ways of moving, brings out true happiness and satisfaction and I want to be part of that journey.
January
This is me in three words:
Moving, smiling, rebellious

Things that make me smile:
Children, seeing others helping others and sunsets.

I teach yoga because:
I really love helping people to learn how to keep their bodies safe from injuries and teach them that having a balanced body give way to positive thinking
Jenna
This is me in three words:
Curious, honest, caring
Things that make me smile:
My daughter, my boyfriend, chocolate, taking a deep breath, music & dancing
I teach yoga because:
It gives more depth to this life
Jessica
This is me in three words:
passion - creativity - happiness

Things that make me smile:
my daughter, shavasana after teaching a class and travelling

I teach yoga because:
I love to share my practice with other yogis
Jihee
This is me in three words:
Energetic, Friendly, Passionate
Things that make me smile:
Walking with my doggo with beautiful sunshine, Morning coffee, workouts
I teach yoga:
Physically, mentally I love.
Physical reason: I had a lower back issue a very long time ago, yoga and pilates always help me a lot.

But also I love connecting with new people. Most all of the time I do a lot of sports, yoga makes me calm and relaxed.
I also love to chat with people so much after the class :)
Jip
This is me in three words:
Open-minded, compassionate, activist

Things that make me smile:
My friends and family, good food, the Sun

I teach yoga because:
My mission is to provide a stepping stone towards embracing and becoming our unique Self and liberating oneself from what we think we should be. Encouraged to keep looking beyond the everyday levels of thinking and helping me with embracing Self-Love, I aspire to empower my students to do the same. Lastly, I believe yoga is a form of activism and that we need to disrupt, decolonize and reimagine the Westen approach to yoga.
Joanne
This is me in three words:
Enthusiastic, warm, down-to-earth-spiritual

Things that make me smile:
Life, (my) Friends, amazing food, spiritual memes, lucid dreaming

I teach yoga because:
I really enjoy sharing the magic of yoga to help people nurture the connection between their head and their heart to bring more balance into our often overly yang lifestyles. To create time and space to become more aware of ourselves to navigate through life with more clarity and also with a bit more humor. So we can playfully embrace and enjoy life. Both on and off the mat ;-).
Joyce
This is me in three words:
Big-Hearted, Cheerful, Communicative

Things that make me smile:
My son, Yoga in nature, enjoying good food with lovely people

I teach yoga because:
Yoga has opened my heart, it filled my heart with warmth, joy and dazzling energy.
I just have to share this love with others.

Judith
This is me in three words:
Caring, energetic, warm

Things that make me smile:
Walks in nature, yoga class, chocolate

I teach yoga because:
It makes me feel so happy and grateful. It literally is what I like to do best.
Justien
sub docent Rdam
Katherine
This is me in three words:
Enthusiastic, creative & curious.

Things that make me smile:
Quality time with the people I love, cuddles with my cats and taking time out to follow a yoga class!

I teach yoga because:
I'm passionate about making yoga practice something that's accessible yet challenging for everyone.
Katie
This is me in three words:
Happy yogi mama!

Things that make me smile:
My family, traveling, good food, good music and good friends.

I teach yoga because:
Yoga has changed my life and I want to share that with as many people as I can :-)
Katya
This is me in three words:
Sensitivity, connection, growth.

Things that make me smile:
My friends, summer memories, clumsy puppies, and my evil cat.

I teach yoga because:
Yoga helps to relax, to take better care of yourself, to balance difficult life events and to blossom no matter what.
Kim S.
This is me in three words: Continuous learner, curious explorer, critical friend.
Things that make me smile: A smile on a face. A sincere thank you. Meeting new people.
I teach yoga because: See above! ;-)
Kim L.
This is me:
Positive, Happy, Dedicated
 
Things that make me smile:
A Sunny day, My Cats, Savasana
 
I Teach Yoga because:
I hope to make your day a little better and put a smile on your face when you leave the studio
Kimberley N.
This is me in three words:
Loving intuitive optimist.

Things that make me smile:
Surprises (I love being surprised!), a dramatic sunset, a warm home cooked meal and adventurous journeys into the unknown

I teach yoga because:
To guide you on your personal journey as you explore the joy of movement, finding your unique expression along the way.
Ksenya
This is me in three words:
Playful, caring, adventurer

Things that make me smile:
My cat, sunshine, seeing someone's joy

I teach yoga because:
It makes me feel good that I can share what I love to do and what gives me so much support in life. It feels very natural to pass it on.
Latisha
This is me in three words:
Patchouli, ocean, explore

Things that make me smile:
being in a forest or the ocean, observing animals and connecting with nature. Seeing people let go of their inhibitions and enjoy themselves. Live music and finding humility in life and learning new things

I teach yoga because:
because movement is my vice and I want to share that magic with others. I believe yoga as a practice is a clear form to connect to the mind through the body and vice versa, essentially connecting body and mind together, like a moving meditation. When this practice of movement, breath and understanding takes place, it becomes the opportunity to look inwards, towards ourselves for our own solutions through observation, getting to know our strengths, weaknesses, inhibitions, potentials and all the rest that make us up as individuals.
Lena
this is me in three words:
Enthusiastic, creative, optimistic

Things that make me smile:
GIFs or Stickers (big fan), danciiing, the beach (!), skiing, surfing, small acts of kindness (giving & receiving), puppies, plants and positive people :)

I teach yoga because:
You (re-)connecting your thoughts & body by precise movements so that you nourish from a whole new body awareness - strengthened & aligned.
Lili
This is me in three words:
driven, thoughtful, passionate

Things that make me smile:
Doing something that makes someone else laugh/smile/happy and also sitting in the sun with a nice drink and my loved ones

I teach yoga because:
it stimulates my mind and pushes my body, making me mentally and physically stronger, in a different way than classical ballet. The fuel behind teaching is to inspire and enable my students, regardless of age and ability, to find joy and love in moving.
Liz
sound bath teacher
Lizzy
This is me in three words:
Loving, adventurous and happy

Things that make me smile:
Beautiful yogi faces after class, sailing around the world, meeting new people

I teach yoga because:
I want to share the love of the practice
Lo-Fei
This is me in three words:
optimistic, helpful, open-minded

Things that make me smile:
my bf 👨🏽, my cat 🐱, my family 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

I teach yoga because:
I'm enthusiastic about what yoga did for me and would like to share what it can do for others.
Lonneke
This is me in three words:
Curiosity, enthusiasm and perseverance

Things that make me smile:
Saluting unknown people in the park, my favourite ‘dragon spitting fire’ and my daily cup of coffee (I will never manage quitting coffee…)

I teach yoga because:
It’s time to give back: all the meditation and yoga teachings that I have absorbed, overcoming my fear of sharing my experiences of enhanced self awareness and checking in where this resonates with the participants. In my lessons I practice tuning in to the energies of the participants and I’d like to make everyone smile at least once.

Luca
This is me in three words:
Sharp edged harmonic passionate

Things that make me smile:
My little niece, the face of yogis in savasana after a strong class

I teach yoga because:
It taught me how to organise chaos and I believe that that's a tool I need to share. It's benefits, it's healing and humbleness.
Lynn
This is me in three words:
Sunshine-y, wise & compassionate

Things that make me smile:
The smell of pine trees, warm autumn colors, walking along the beach with my dog, and good food & inspiring conversations with friends and family.

I teach yoga because:
Connection. With others, myself & the world around us.
Mandy
This is me in three words:
Passionate, kind-hearted yogi

Things that make me smile:
Dogs, dancing, beautiful nature, music and good food.

I teach yoga because:
I am in love with the way yoga makes me feel and I wish to share this amazing feeling with my students.
Manon
This is me in three words:
Sparkling, Happy, Loving

Things that make me smile:
Making others smile and shine, Yoga, Dogs, Friends & Family, Food, Nature, Music, Traveling, and all of the previous combined.

I teach yoga because:
I value nature, nurture and community; In my yoga classes, we go back to our nature by just breathing and moving. We nurture ourselves by having fun and creating flow. I’d like to motivate others to express themselves in the poses and feel a sense of belonging to a community. The magic of yoga is that it all comes together. I feel that each individual has the responsibility to uplift the community with our individual gifts, while giving each other space to just be. I hope to bring a sparkle to someone’s day!
Maria
This is me in three words:
adventurous, empathic and open minded

Things that make me smile:
sunshine in the Netherlands, dancing, warm tea and a kindful talk

I teach yoga because:
I believe this is the best way to find balance between body and mind
Maroula
This is me in three words:
enthusiastic, kind, passionate.

Things that make me smile:
dance, yoga, the sun, a day in nature, watching a good performance, spending time with my partner, friends and family.

I teach yoga because:
I love to share my passion for movement and yoga is a transformational practice in many ways. We reconnect to ourselves, balancing body-mind-breath and as a result we connect more profoundly to others and our environment. Yoga helps us create strength in our bodies, but also think and act in a more resilient way. It offers us tools to stay focused, energised and grounded.
Martine
This is me in three words:
positive, can-do, curious

Things that make me smile:
diving, hiking, my dog and dinner my loved ones (or more accurately, almost anything can)

I teach yoga because:
yoga can provide a space to explore your body and mind, and to be able to share that with others is lovely
Melissa
This is me in three words:
Warm, sensitive, open.

Things that make me smile:
Sunshine, poetry, dancing.... and coffee :)

I teach yoga because:
I love sharing practices for developing awareness about the body, movement and wellbeing
Mijke
This is me in three words:
Optimistic, creative, kind

Things that make me smile:
My children, music, the smell of coffee, snow.

I teach yoga because:
I love to share my joy for yoga.
Mukesh
This is me in three words:
Outdoor adventure, professional, realistic.

Things that make me smile:
Accepting who we are, working on our weaknesses and applying the power of forgiving others.

I teach yoga because:
Yoga is a truth. It learns us the real meaning of breathing. It helps us to build trust. It develops patience in us. Looking at it from the bigger picture, yoga can help us to see what matters in life.
Namita
sub teacher Rdam 
Natalia
This is me in three words:
Free, moving, energy

Things that make me smile:
People smiling makes me smile. See people caring from each other makes me smile and go to the airport 😂

I teach yoga because:
I guide people through movement because I believe in the healing power that the movement has. Aesthetic, through body awareness I believe we can change a lot of things in our body and mind.
Nikky
This is me in 3 words: kind, dreamer, calmThings that make me smile: my cats, sarcastic humor, dancingI teach yoga because I love seeing my cliënts leave relaxed, satisfied and happy. Making someone feel good about themselfs inside and out.
Noelia
This is me in three words:
Lively, Heartfelt, Committed

Things that make me smile:
My friends, dogs, dancing, sunsets, traveling, cycling in the Netherlands

I teach yoga because:
Yoga has opened an entire new universe to me, it takes me on an amazing journey of different ways of connecting with myself and others, and I would like to help spread that!
Paulina
This is me in three words:
Movement is life.

Things that make me smile:
My daughter, my practice (dance/yoga/pilates), and good chocolate.

I teach yoga because:
movement practices are my passion, big part of my essence as human being.Personally I am so convinced of their huge benefits that I just want to be my entire life sorround them, teaching and practicing.
Petri Anne
This is me in three words:
Enthusiastic, Optimistic, Curious

Things that make me smile:
Sunsets, Dogs & when I see people hugging

I teach yoga because:
The freedom that yoga gives, both in the body and in the mind, is something that I passionatly want to share with the world.
Pien
This is me in three words: Curious, down-to-Earth, open

Things that make me smile: Dogs and cats 100%. Spending time, having drinks and good food with friends and family. Sun om my face and free time!

I teach yoga because: I hope to pass on what I have received from my yoga teachers. A more accepting and compassionate outlook on life.
Rachel
This is me in three words:
Positive, open, upbeat
Things that make me happy:
The sun, the sea and my family (moving with dance and yoga)
I teach yoga because:
I started practicing yoga when I was 19 after I stopped dancing. For me yoga gave me space, in my mind, my body and I wanted to share that feeling with others. Next to my yoga related classes I also teach Pilates, something I have been doing since I danced.
Roos N.
This is me in three words:
Positive, creative, enthousiastic

Things that make me smile:
My daugther, green trees, food, ayurveda

I teach yoga because:
There is so much to learn in different forms, the more you teach the more you discover about life.
Roos S.
This is me in three words:
Happy, energetic, helping

Things that make me smile:
Funny people, kindness, beautiful nature, disco music and my cool redheaded dachshund

I teach yoga because:
It is really fun to teach a sport I love to do myself and to create an happy atmosphere during the practice. If you leave the studio feeling really good, physically and mentally, you make me feel really good 😍
Sanja
Rooster en mailwisseling onder angelique@balanzs.nl -->archief R'dam --> Belangrijk
Sanne
This is me in three words:
Open-minded, kind, positive

Things that make me smile:
Traveling, beautiful sunsets, good conversations with friends, books, plants and spontaneous outings

I teach yoga because:
I love to help people (re)connect with their body, be in the present moment and find more inner peace.
Sanne
This is me in three words:
Loving, enthusiastic, approachable.

Things that make me smile:
Dancing, gardening, hugging, eating and cooking

I teach yoga because:
I love to see people relax and feeling great.
Sharon K.
This is me in three words:
Energetic, smiles, adventurous

Things that make me smile:
Spring, the smell of coffee and my friends (because they are so funny)

I teach yoga because:
It makes me connect with myself and the people around me. The amazing relaxing feeling I have after a yoga class, no matter how hard the class was is something I want to share with yogi's, to reconnect your mind and body and simply feeling good.
Sharon W.
This is me in three words:
Evolving, curious, feminist.

Things that make me smile:
A really deep Savasana, a new leaf on my plant and a sweaty workout!

I teach yoga because:
We only have this body for one life, so we should try and love the heck out of it, be curious to all it is able to do, wants to do and take care of it. I love to teach what an amazing feeling it is to flow with your body and connect to all the layers of your being.
Silvia
This is me in three words:
Enthusiastic, creative and explorer

Things that make me smile:
Dogs and cats. A good book and a good Netflix series. Being with my family and friends.

I teach yoga because:
I love to share my passion about health and body movement. I find helping people to reach their goals very rewarding.
Simone
This is me in three words:
spontaneous, creative, playful.

Things that make me smile:
changing seasons, when inspired, uncontrollable laughter.

I teach yoga because:
I want to connect, in body, in mind, with the people around me and be able to share this with others.
Soeria
This is me in three words:
curious, multi-passionated, warm

Things that make me smile:
authenticity

I teach yoga because:
I have hope
Sofie
This is me in three words: sensitive, open-minded, curious

Things that me smile: inspiring conversations, cats, movement (yoga, dance, gym, etc), connection, being in my body, music, sun, food, nature, chocolate, a delicious cappuccino, loved ones, & sooo much more…

I teach yoga because: I love to connect with others. I love to share positive energy, to share joy, to be present and grounded together, to feel good in our bodies together, to be inspired together. To be a vessel through which unconditional love is shared. I want to manifest spiritual growth through teaching.
Sophie
This is me in three words:
warm-hearted, lively, sincere

Things that make me smile:
That first cup of coffee on the balcony in the sun, A nice walk in the sun, sand under and between my toes,

I teach yoga because:
Yoga has changed a lot for me in my life! Working on mind, body and soul in such a playful way. Also, when I had a severe depression one of the few things that made me happy was being in the studio having a yoga class. For me, yoga and my teachers are my safe space where I can truly focus on myself and enjoy the moment as it is.
I would love to be able to provide a similar experience for my students.
Suus
This is me in three words:
curious, funny, sensual.

Things that make me smile:
good connection with people, animals, plants, new places, the sun and warmth.

I teach yoga because:
I enjoy to spread the love and joy I feel for the body, the soul and the mind, while moving the body in unusual ways.
Suzanne
This is me in three words:
energetic, social, decisive

Things that make me smile:
the sun, good company, the feeling you get after a yoga class

I teach yoga because:
I started doing yoga because it made me feel better and calmer. If I can share that feeling with only one person in my class, I will be a very happy teacher!
Sylvie
This is me in three words:
Strong & kindhearted & go-getter

Things that make me smile:
When people are kind, friendly & show that they care

I teach yoga because:
I want others to experience that great feeling that yoga gives you when you breathe and flow.
Szidonia
This is me in three words:
joyful, caring, precise

Things that make me smile:
sunshine, my clown dog, freshly baked pastry, hot chocolate

I teach yoga because:
I believe that yoga is for everybody and for every body. :) I want people to feel aligned with their bodies and potential. I want them to feel that they are in a safe environment where they can discover their unlimited possibilities. Self improvement by self acceptance.
Tamara
This is me in three words:
Energetic, carrying, happy

Things that make me smile:
Happy people around me, a nice warm yoga class, my kids

I teach yoga because:
I want to bring health, love, joy and happiness into the world. I want to share things that helped me to become a more happy and balanced person. Sharing is caring.
Tanya
This is me in three words: Inquisitive, pragmatic and caring

Things that make me smile: My cat, being with the people I love, travel, cross-stitching and a glass of wine

I teach yoga because: It allows me to share my love of movement and inspire joy in others.
Tim G.
This is me in three words:
Keep it playful

Things that make me smile:
Funky acrobatic moves, cheesy movie lines, doggies and cats

I teach yoga because:
To help people realise they are stronger and more capable than they might think they are
Tim R.
This is me in three words:
Passionate, modest and powerful

Things that make me smile:
Walks in the nature, a yoga class and chocolate

I teach yoga because:
It makes me feel so happy and grateful. It literally is what I like to do best
Tove
This is me in three words:
Just do it. (no spon ;-))

Things that make me smile:
When my little monkey smiles, dancing with friends, but also a good glass of wine every now and then :-)

I teach yoga because:
I love to share my passion with others, helping them to become more connected with their body, mind and heart.
Urmila
This is me in three words:
Creative, fun, adventurous.

Things that make me smile:
Traveling, good food, friends, happy after yoga faces

I teach yoga because:
I can express my creativity and mold it into fun and challenging classes. But mostly I enjoy the interaction and experiences shared in and outside the classroom.
Valeria
This is me in three words: flexible, caring, hands-on

Things that make me smile: random acts of kindness, movement, feeling nervous :)

I teach yoga because: I can make the day of others better, while doing something I truly enjoy. The most rewarding part is to see students having an 'aha' moment, experiencing body awareness, and having a good time.
Viola
This is me in three words:
Empathic, open, creative

Things that make me smile:
Being in nature, hanging out with my friends and family, a delicious cup of Italian coffee in the morning

I teach yoga because:
to help people to love themselves as they are.
Viviane
This is me in three words:
life-affirming, curious, loyal

Things that make me smile:
good coffee in the morning

I teach yoga because:
I like making people fall asleep in savasana
Vytautas
This is me in three words:
Openness, exploration, growth

Things that make me smile:
Seeing compassionate people committing acts of serving one another.

I teach yoga because:
I have loved and practiced physical activities since early childhood. In the Summer of 2015 I was randomly introduced to yoga on a beach in Spain. Just by looking, from afar, I began to mirror those asana's. In that moment; yoga provided me with physical, mental, and spiritual healing. It continues to provide me with the beauty of each present moment while breathing, moving, and connecting with myself.
Wendy
This is me in three words:
playful, pure, adventurous

Things that make me smile:
The funny conversations I have with my little nephew. Dancing! And seeing people really enjoying dancing! Hearing the Spanish language. Walking barefoot.

I teach yoga because:
I want to hold a space for people to experience that it's not about feeling good, its about getting good at 'FEELING'.
Willemieke
This is me in three words:
Committed, Loving, Bubbly

Things that make me smile:
Coffee, Smiles, Dancing, Yoga, Adventures, Autumn

I teach yoga because:
Through yoga you reconnect and ground yourself, you explore new possibilities and pathways to growth. I find it endlessly empowering to guide others on their journey.
Yully
This is me in three words: Energetic, creative & experienced.

Things that make me smile: When a client asks for my class schedule:). When people leave my class with a smile.

I teach Pilates because: It is an effective and dynamic training method for both physical and mental health.
Zsóka
This is me in three words:
Eternal optimist, vibrant, entrepreneurial

Things that make me smile:
Selfless acts of kindness and of course chocolate

I teach yoga because:
I truly believe that yoga & meditation makes you happier, healthier and kinder. More yoga equals more kindness equals a better world for all.