Tag: yoga teacher

Top 10 Questions About Yoga Teacher Training

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Hi, I’m Cindy! I manage One Down Dog’s yoga teacher training program and I’m also one of the trainers! The first thing to know about our training is that it is led by a very close group of friends who will welcome you with open arms. Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions… Read more »

#ODDlight: Meet Our New Teacher, Chioma Nwosu!

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Chioma Nwosu is an incredible addition to our teaching team. We feel so lucky! This Nigerian-born Detroit native residing in Los Angeles immediately caught our attention. Chioma merges the gap between science and spirituality; empowering everyone to take control of our own wellbeing. She’s spent over 20 years working with patients in the hospital systems… Read more »

#ODDlight: Meet Our New Teacher, Lani Engstrom!

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You might already know Lani! She has been part of the ODDfam since 2016 and we are SO excited to welcome this One Down Dog teacher training alumni to the teaching side of things. Lani (like Annie with an L in front) found yoga in college in Iowa and followed her interest in this full… Read more »

#ODDlight: Meet Our New Teacher, Grace Slifkin!

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We met Grace online in 2020! Like many of the online romances in 2020, it’s proven to be solid stuff. Grace is a good listener, big dreamer, and we are LOVING gettin’ down in studio! Successfully turning an online love into an in-person relationship as she teaches in studio. Grace loves lots of types of… Read more »

#ODDlight: Meet Our New Teacher, Dylan Wallace!

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We love Dylan! Introduced to us through a fellow friend and student. While the physical practice he thrived at first drew Dylan to yoga it was the wholeness that yoga allows you to feel that kept him coming back. Dylan uses this practice to overcome daily insecurities, it replaced a destructive habit for alcohol and… Read more »

#ODDlight: Meet Our New Teacher, Jack Workman!

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Meet Jack Workman! Jack makes us LAUGH, it’s the kind of humor that’s wickedly accurate and honest. That’s the kind of teacher we love at One Down Dog. The svadhyaya (self-study) paired with the YA YA’s! This new ODD teacher had his first 200 hr teacher training by age 15, teaching for over 10 years… Read more »

#ODDlight Feature: Nicole Eber

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Meet Nicole Eber! New to the #ODDfam but a long time teacher. She’s a teacher’s teacher, joke maker, and unique flow creator. Check out her regular schedule in Eagle Rock: Monday – FLOW –  9:45am Friday – ALIGN –  9:45am Friday – CHILL – 11 Name: Nicole Hometown: Eustis, FL Favorite Place:  Yosemite! We travel… Read more »

#ODDLight: Yoga Teacher Training Alumns Edition 3

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Hello and Happy (almost) Winter Solstice everyone! Today the ODD blog is bringing you our third and final installment of YTT alumni features. If you, for some CRAZY reason, missed the first two installments, definitely go check those out! Joscelyne Castaneda Nickname: Don’t have one! Hometown: L.A. What’s your ODD love story? Before I joined One Down… Read more »

#ODDlight Feature: Caitlin Randolph

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Each month we feature a member of the #ODDfam. Caitlin is OG ODD – The first work trade person, part of the second teacher training ever, and has been on the mat, at the desk, and teaching classes for 5 years of O.D.D.  She’s responsible for every caption you read and every post you like… Read more »

#ODDlight Feature: Jeff Van Ness

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Name: Jeff Van Ness Nick Name: Jeff Van Ness Hometown: Miami Favorite Place: I can acclimate to most places so I have too many favorites ~ really, any place where I can sit and think without boundaries. I can be near an ocean, someplace exotic, near my family, anywhere ~ if there is space for… Read more »