There have been a surge of yogis (Yoga enthusiasts) depicting their fitness journeys on Instagram these past few years. It is definitely a healthy option to calm your mind and soul at the comfort of your home. Anyday is a good day to start practising yoga, “when you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.” Let’s ommm together now!
1. User @sassyyogi
About: Angie loves yoga, coffee, tea, & the smell of rain and roses. She is an aspiring yoga teacher, on her journey to self-love and acceptance. She also blogs at http://www.sassy-yogi.com/ where she writes useful yoga tips for all.
2. User @bunnybunnz
About: Mandy is a freelance yoga teacher and she conducts weekly Yoga lessons at places such as Istana Park and Botanic Gardens. More information will be updated via her Instagram.
3. User @zoeraymondtan
About: Zoey is an avid blogger at http://www.zoeraymond.com/ and she does collaborations with local makeup artists, photographers, online stores and also managed to venture a little into small commercial print ads.
4. User @livvlo
About: Liv is a half Italian and half Taiwanese actress, model, and creator of stretchcity.com. She is based in Singapore and is trilingual in English, Mandarin, and Japanese.
5. User @sandrarileytang
About: Sandra is a Singaporean-based musician, host and bespoke visual artist. She is best known for her work as a vocalist / multi-instrumentalist in folk-pop quartet The Sam Willows. Besides music and yoga, she has the founder and creative director of RileyArt, an online art collective featuring a specially-curated range of handmade accessories, art and calligraphy for sale, a gallery of her personal work, and a series of web tutorials known as “The DIY Project”.
6. User @jessica.r.sinclair
About: Jessica is the Founder and Yoga Teacher Trainer of Iha Yoga (featured next). She took up yoga when the doctors diagnosed her with Scoliosis and recommended Yoga for therapy. Since, then, Jess’ crooked back straightened out and her clothes begun to fit better.
About Iha Yoga: IHA Yoga is a fun and hip Teacher Training Academy where we specialize in Teacher Trainer Courses. They impart the right skills for you to balance life’s greatest and biggest issues through the practice of asana, pranayama, dharana and dhyana.
Where: 409 Race Course Road #03-01A Singapore 218657
Nearest MRT Station: Farrer Park MRT (North east line), Exit B
Tel: (65) 6292 2420 / 9451 5780 (English)
7. User @sara53A
About: Besides yoga, Sara is the part of the local band 53A where she sings and strums. She is also the host of ClickNetwork’s In The Backseat.
About: “Jasmine is a print designer during the day, and a yoga instructor at True Fitness and Meraki Yoga in the evenings. And despite her over the brim schedule, Jasmine is also an active volunteer in hosting yoga-fundraiser events for dog shelters in hopes of benefiting the animal welfares and organisations in Singapore.”
9. User @supyogasingapore
About: “Nicole is the founder and instructor of Stand-up Paddle (SUP) yoga Singapore, an activity which combines yoga with the movement of the sea as you practice on a SUP board.”
10. User @vivianography
About: “Vivian started her yoga journey during her recovery from Bulimia. Being curious and doubtful about the benefits of yoga, Vivian became addicted to yoga after her first hot yoga class at a local yoga school. Her yoga journey started on from then and through daily practices, Vivian observes personal growth in her mind, body and spirit. She is currently a Yoga instructor at Sadhana Sanctuary”
Writer: Kimberly Goh