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"About Esperanza's journey"
Espe has been practicing yoga and meditation since she was 17, and teaching since 2011. She has an International Marketing Degree (BMKT) and a Master in Busines (Iowa State University USA), all this tools allow her to run the entire "show" at the yoga barn (www.yogabarn.ca).
Her training includes: Moksha/Modo Hot Yoga (500 hrs Montreal 2011), Yin Yang (2012) , Moksha/Modo Flow (Toronto 2013), Vinyasa , YIN & an Advanced YTT (2014 Costa Rica, Blue Spirit), and Stand up Paddle Board Yoga (SUP Muskoka 2015).
Her teachers Ted Grand & Jess Robertson keep inspiring her love for yoga and she has created an amazing community of yogis around Grey Bruce, Bruce County areas. Her approach to yoga is to have fun and be able to offer a dynamic yoga class that is: accessible for any yoga student; priority is to keep students "safe" modifications are offered during asana practice. That is how the mentoring programs come to live, her enthusiasm for helping other yoga instructors to find their voice and feel comfortable when teaching is her goal for this program.
She also completed her Vipassana Meditation in Barrie Ontario (2011) & Reiki (2016).
She has led multiple local day retreats in Canada, and led 2 Ayurvedic Yoga Retreats in Mexico (2015 & 2017) and traveled to Italy in the Spring 2019 to teach " the art of doing nothing" a 7 day yoga retreat, coming up she will travel to India ( Fall 2019) to lead an 11 day yoga retreat, and Morocco in the Spring of 2020 (space still available).
She is a firm believer of yoga being a "gift for life" and that once you discover it"you will never stop learning".