Living Legend Nicky Knoff is fast approaching her 80th Birthday and has a rare depth of understanding that only comes with a lifetime of yoga. Practitioners of all levels and yoga traditions can attend Nicky’s workshops next weekend at the Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Melbourne, and those who do will qualify for her teacher training workshops later this year.
We welcome back the one and the only Nicky Knoff for what must now be close to her tenth workshop over almost as many years!
Nicky is a living legend fast approaching her 80th birthday and still travelling the world to share her knowledge. Try and make at least one of the days!
Those who do these workshops qualify for Nicky’s teacher training workshops later in the year which is a rare opportunity to learn from one of the world’s foremost experienced teachers.
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We are open every day of the year including Anzac Day, next Tuesday 25 April.
We are open every day of the year including on Anzac Day as follows:
Saturday 22 April
7:00 — 9:00am Mysore with Amanda
9:30 — 11:00am Intro with Amanda
8:00 — 10:00am Free practice space (no instructor) Sunday 23 April
Monday 24 April06:00 – 9.00am Mysore with Greg
10:00 — 11:30am Mysore with Greg
Tuesday 25 April8:00 — 10:00am Led with Amanda
World-renowned leaders in yoga education Gregor Maehle and Monica Gauci are bringing their teacher training to the Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Melbourne! Gregor is the author of a series of yoga textbooks some of which have been translated into eight different languages. Monica is a doctor of chiropractor and expert in yoga therapy, rehabilitation and anatomy. Each of them offers almost 40 years of yoga experience.
In this training they dedicate 11 weekends (180 contact hours) of face-to-face training exclusively with them! This ensures that you gain the depth of knowledge to teach and share your love of yoga with confidence.
This transformative experience starts 2nd September 2017 and runs over 13 months. For a full prospectus with more information and dates with please email
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Byron Yoga Centre’s teacher training is coming to Melbourne in May! Book now to learn with John Ogilvie (pictured) and staff to gain your Yoga-Alliance recognised certification.
Starting in May, we are delighted to host Byron Yoga Centre’s Level 1 and 2 teacher training, developed by long-time Yoga Practitioner John Ogilvie.
Both part-time courses comprise 6 weekends over 5 months, with Level 1 beginning Saturday May 6 2017. Level 2 teacher training starts later in the year on Saturday 11 November. Both courses are Yoga Alliance accredited.
Byron Yoga Centre is Australia’s leading yoga-training academy with some of the world’s most experienced trainers.
Established in 1988 by John Ogilvie, Byron Yoga Centre is one of the longest-running yoga schools in Australia.
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We are open every day of the year including Labour Day holiday, next Monday 13 March 2017
Labour Day Holiday Timetable
Monday 13 March
7:30am – 9am Mysore with Sam Burke
9:30am – 11am Gentle full moon led practice with Sam Burke
All practitioners are welcome.
Learn how to look, listen and feel, by honouring your inner wisdom at Nicky Knoff’s Master Class Workshops in May. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to learn from a vastly experienced senior teacher and book now.
We are very pleased that Ashtangi Master Nicky Knoff from Cairns is returning to give several Master Class workshops at our Centre over the weekend of 20 – 21 May 2017.
Nicky, whose knowledge is distilled over 40 years of intense study, is considered by many as one of the greatest yogis of our time.
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Yoga Scholar Gregor Maehle says that Ashtanga Yoga really is for everyone, including those with inflexible bodies. Gregor (seen here giving a workshop in Tokyo recently) explains how physical limitations can often lead to a deeper understanding of the practice and ultimately your spiritual self. Book now for Gregor’s workshop at our Centre in September which he is running alongside fellow Ashtanga Scholar Dr Monica Gauci.
Yoga Scholar Gregor Maehle outines why Ashtanga Yoga is for everyone and not just the physically gifted.
Gregor Maehle and partner Dr Monica Gauci will hold part-time Level 1 (200 hour) teacher training at the Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Melbourne over 13 months beginning in September 2017.
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Wondering what to wear and what to expect at your first Ashtanga Yoga class? Teacher Greg Cooper shares some tips.
Yoga Teacher and Cofounder of the Ashtanga Yoga Centre of Melbourne, Greg Cooper, shares some advice on how to prepare for a beginners’ Ashtanga Yoga class at the Centre:
Continue reading How To Prepare For An Intro Class In Ashtanga Yoga
We are open every day of the year including Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year – and Australia Day on Thursday 26 January.
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Treat yourself to a New Year yoga gift! We stock Manduka yoga mats, cotton Mysore rugs, gift vouchers for any amount and a full range of books by Gregor Maehle.
Continue reading Gear Yourself Up For Yoga In 2017