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Geneva Yoga Music Festival, September 10–14

September 2, 2014

Geneva is an international center for politics, finance, and global governance, so what better place to provide a forum for a worldwide yoga celebration? Founded by Daniel Anner, AcroYogi and GatherYoga Emissary, the Geneva Yoga Music Festival has welcomed thousands of participants, teachers, and musicians from all over the world since 2010, and the 2014 line-up is set to be the best ever. Are you into Kundalini, Nidra, Ashtanga, or Hatha Yoga, or AcroYoga, or Chi Qong, or Thai massage? What about Kirtans, and evenings with live music and DJs? Indian dance, belly dance more your thing? Or maybe you’re [...]
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Gather pick — All-access yoga

August 28, 2014

From June Chua, over at rabble.ca: It was a windy August night when a group of yoga practitioners gathered in a downtown Toronto room, marking an auspicious event: an all-access yoga class in which everyone — literally — was welcome. The brainchild of yoga teacher Shana Sandler, “Stretching the Limits” was about dispelling myths and breaking new ground. “Yoga has a reputation for being an elitist, athletic endeavour. I want to open up the conversation about diversity and accessibility in the yoga community.” Sandler said. “Yoga is inaccessible to people with physical and intellectual disabilities.” The pre-registered class in Toronto [...]
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Now THIS is noteworthy… Behind the scenes at yogapop, with Becca Finley

August 27, 2014

TOMORROW (aka Thursday) is yogapop 2: RADIATE, a whimsical night of yoga, music, fashion, and fun in Charleston, South Carolina. GatherYoga is incredibly proud to be a presenting partner of the event, and we’ve loved giving you the inside scoop on the teachers, performers, and vendors who will inspire you to connect, grow, and share. Now we want to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the people bringing all this amazingness together… Last week we profiled Hilary Johnson (Chief Experience Orchestrator at Gusto Group, and professional fun-maker), and this week we’re pleased to introduce you to Becca Finley, her yogapop [...]
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