Breathe Yoga Center Newark - Yoga with Greg - Bio

Breathe Yoga Center Newark Hathat Yoga, Ashtanga, Thai Bodywork, Meditation, Reiki


assets/images/picBio.jpgGreg qualified as a Yoga teacher after completing his teacher training program with Yoga therapist John Boulderstone in 2003.

Greg has also studied Ashtanga Yoga with David Williams (the 1st westerner to learn the full Ashtanga system in 1975).

He has completed his Ashtanga primary series teacher training with David Swenson.

He has also studied with Kaustub Desikachar, Muz Murray, Brian Cooper, Hamish Hendry, Yogacharya Ventakesh, and most notably Shri K. Pattabhi Jois. 

Greg also has a level 2 diploma in Thai massage recognised by the institute of Thai massage in Chiang Mai after studying with Brian Cooper PhD at the Shanti Griha ashram in Scoraig.

Greg has also studied yoga therapy techniques with the Yoga Biomedical Trust in London.

Greg has studied Buddhism and practiced meditation for over 15 years; he has been a Reiki Master since 2000 and has studied shamanic journeying and healing techniques. He also competed in and instructed martial arts for over 12 years, retiring due to injury in 1999, he holds a 2nd degree black belt in full contact kickboxing, and currently holds a 3rd kyu in Judo.

Greg is a registered Yoga teacher with the Yoga Alliance and maintains a daily practice of Yoga and meditation.

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