Alana Smith Director Manly Yoga

BMedia, DipMus(Voice), BArtsDipEd (English), Yoga Teacher Training (IYTA)

Alana first discovered yoga as a teenager when her then drama teacher instructed the class in a yoga nidra relaxation. She hasn’t looked back since. She practiced Ryoho yoga in her twenties, but it wasn’t until she came to Manly Yoga, that she truly committed to her practice. She has since completed her Yoga teacher…

Adele Vincent

Dip. Yoga Training (Qi Health & Yoga, Manly, NSW), Rainbow Kids Yoga Training (Hobart, TAS), Member YA (Yoga Australia), Member IYTA (International Yoga Teachers Association), PhD Neuroscience and BSc Hons (University of Tasmania, TAS)

Adele has practiced many styles of asana yoga over the past 18 years but really discovered the benefits and depth of yoga through meditation about 4 years ago during a chronic illness while her two boys were small. Since moving to the Northern Beaches a few years ago from Tasmania, Adele left her career as…

Liz Taverner

Liz is a children’s creative therapist and kids yoga teacher. She sees yoga as an incredibly beneficial and healing practice for both adults and children. Liz has been practicing and loving yoga herself for more than 10 years, and is passionate about helping kids discover its magic early on. She is striving to heal the…

Martina Carosi

Martina was born in Italy and moved to Australia to complete her studies in Environmental Science. When she joined the corporate world, she discovered yoga as a powerful way to relax, clear her mind and achieve a better balance in all aspects of her life. But it wasn’t until she began her life-changing pregnancy yoga…

BA(HONS) Business Studies and Marketing,Chartered institute Marketing (CIM) Post Grad Diploma Marketing. 2-year (1,600 hours) Diploma in Satyananda Yoga

In 2013, Karen left a successful full-time career in marketing to pursue a more balanced life. She began practicing yoga and, what started as form of exercise, turned into a way of life for her. She soon began the two-year Yoga Studies diploma in Satyananda Yoga and has been a yoga practitioner now for over…

Rose Hill

E-RYT 500

Rose has been teaching yoga since 2007, a certified Kids Yoga, Pregnancy and Yoga Nidra teacher, she also holds a diploma in Yoga Therapy. Born to two astrologers and traveling the world from the age of 1, Rose’s life has never been conventional. Yoga has been a part of Rose’s life from a young age,…

Shaila has trained extensively in yoga, both in Australia and India, and is also a qualified Pilates instructor. She has a Diploma in Yogic Studies, which involved two years of full-time study, as well as training under the guidance of yoga master Swami Niranjanan and a Saraswati at the Bihar School of Yoga, India, where…