United States
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6 years 3 months

About me

About Me: 
I consider myself an atypical student of yoga. I am an avid weight lifter, runner, and recreational athlete of the "All-American" sports. As a teenager, I gained a true appreciation for the value of stretching and flexibility from my track & field coach. When I reached my mid-twenties, the run of the mill stretches weren't doing it for me anymore, so I turned to yoga to lead me toward injury prevention and workout recovery. I hope yoga will help me continue to perform the athletic activities I love in the decades to come. Through genetics and lots of weight training I am a bulky guy, so I have to modify a lot of poses, but it still gets the job done. Now, if I could only get a handle on this whole breathing thing...