Namaste yogis! We’re excited to announce Toronto Yoga Conference and Show is back for its 11th year. Join our amazing line up of internationally-renowned yoga teachers from April 12 – April 15 in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, at Canada’s largest gathering of yoga practitioners.
Last year, hundreds of yogis from all backgrounds and skill levels continued their education at our annual Toronto Yoga Conference, and over 10,000 people passed through the Toronto Yoga Show floor. We’re hoping this will be our best year ever and are excited to share what we have in store:
Toronto Yoga Conference (Thursday April 12 – Sunday April 15)
Yoga teacher. Wellness Coach. Personal Trainer. Koya Webb preaches self-love as the most important aspect of health. This belief led Koya to create her Get Loved Up program, which has been featured across NBC, CBS as well as a wide range of health and wellness magazines. Get Loved Up aims to lower the number of women with chronic diseases associated with an unhealthy diet and sedentary lifestyle, and make healthy living a priority in a fun and accessible way. Open your heart and mind to a brand new yogi at our conference with some never-before seen classes.
Colleen Saidman and Rodney Yee
This Gaiam-sponsored yoga power couple have graced the covers of hundreds of yoga stories and instructional DVDs. A conference favorite, they are back again this year with a whole new set of classes to inspire and grow your practice. Together, Rodney and Colleen created and are featured the new GaiamTV Yoga Foundations course. They are co-owners of Yoga Shanti New York City, and are Co-Executive Directors of Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Integrative Therapy Program. World-class workshops from this team are sure to improve your practice, whatever level you’re at.
Ashley Turner is a sought-after speaker, facilitator and presenter fusing yoga, depth psychology, mindfulness, neuroscience and shadow work. She’s been featured in Yoga Journal, Mind Body Green and more leading wellness media as a yoga teacher to watch. Her blend of skill sets create deep, yet accessible classes sure to give you a new perspective on your practice. Spirituality and science come together in a truly unique blend of disciplines.
Tiffany Cruikshank is one of the world’s leading yoga anatomy experts, and the founder and visionary behind the incredibly influential Yoga Medicine. Over the past 20 years of teaching yoga, Tiffany’s classes have evolved to reflect her creativity and passion for using yoga as a form of medicine for the mind, body and spirit. If you want a deep dive into yoga and anatomy, you’ll definitely want to join in on one of Tiffany’s workshops.
Travis Eliot and Lauren Eckstrom
Travis Eliot and Lauren Eckstrom co-authoured the Holistic Yoga Flow is all about embodying the best version of YOU physically, mentally, emotionally and soulfully! At the conference this year, they are offering a full day yoga teacher intensive, as well as smaller workshops focused around specific elements of Vitality, Detoxification and Strength. As well as what’s sure to be a very insightful Yin Yoga class.
Founder and creator of the acclaimed Tune Up FItness products and series, Jill Miller has 28 years of corrective movement expertise that forges links between the worlds of yoga, massage, athletics, and pain management. Jill is a leading expert in the yoga world on fascial release through yoga. Explore her various Yoga Tune Ups this year with a class on self-care, a class on fascial makeovers in your peripheries, and a diaphragm tune-up.
Finlay Wilson (AKA the Kilted Yogi) is a certified Forrest Yoga teacher, Forrest Yoga Guardian-in-training and Senior Yoga Alliance teacher. He is the founder and principal teacher of Heart Space Yoga & Bodyworks in Dundee and is a widely sought-after international yoga teacher. Finlay began Yoga in 2007 following surgical procedures on both legs and used Yoga for his rehabilitation. He has experience in working with physical disability and complex injury needs and can tailor his sessions for beginner students and advanced students that are looking to realize the next stage of their power. Workshops this year include a full day Forrest Yoga intensive, and two hour soul-searching yoga therapy classes sure to help you find a new part of yourself.
These world-class practitioners are just the tip of the yoga teacher iceberg. See the full class schedule in our online conference guide and sign up for a wide range of classes from more of the world’s leading yoga experts. Registration is now open! So start planning and sign up for your transformative weekend today.
Toronto Yoga Show (April 13 – April 15)
It’s a 10,000 sq. ft. yoga paradise. Whether you have down time between classes or want to find your perfect new yoga accessory, the Toronto Yoga Show floor is the place to be.
With hundreds of yoga vendors to choose from, you’ll find yourself lost in a yoga-themed wonderland. And that’s not all! You can also try out FLY Yoga, SUP Yoga, or Pilates in live exhibitions, take in a free show at the Cultural Arts Centre, or even stop by our Yoga Garden for free demonstrations from this year’s faculty.
Stay in Touch!
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