Aline Lage

Kundalini Yoga KRI Level 1; Kundalini Yoga for Pregnancy and Awakened Woman (teachings of Yogi Bhajan for women); Kundalini Yoga Therapy Foundations; Kundalini Yoga Therapy for PTSD; Kundalini Yoga therapy for the muscle-skeleton system.

It took just one Kundalini Yoga Class for Aline to feel the power of the technology of Kundalini Yoga. Since 2011 Aline has been a dedicated student of the teachings of Kundalini Yoga. In September 2015, after the death of her daughter, Aline experienced a profound awakening to the real meaning of life and she…

Ellen Mueller - Studio Manager

Bachelor of Business Administration; Associate Degree of Business Administration specialising in Sports Management; Lifeline Telephone Crisis Supporter Training & Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Certificate.

A long-time local to Manly, Ellen grew up on the beaches. Life took her on many colourful paths and her fondest achievements include hiking at 5416m altitude through Thorong La Pass on the Annapurna circuit in Nepal, helping to relieve distress for lonely, mentally ill and suicidal people as a Telephone Crisis Supporter for Lifeline,…

Srimukti Rinkel - Design and Admin

Sri believes there is something quite powerful that happens when yoga is practiced in silence, because it makes it possible to explore the parts of ourselves that otherwise pass unacknowledged and unobserved. In silence there is room for emotion and thought to evolve, opening doorways to self-understanding and for self-acceptance to be experienced. Silence makes…

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…

Clare Cuthbert

Yoga Training (Satyananda Yoga)

Yoga has always been around in my life from an early age, I remember my mum practicing yoga in the loungeroom, in her kaftan with Swami Saraswati on TV, her Siamese cat and regal Afghan dog. But of course, I thought I knew better, and I spent years travelling the world running away from myself. In my 30’s I ended up…

Clare Cuthbert

Yoga Training (Satyananda Yoga)

Tessa Hoffman

Tessa has a Diploma of Yoga Teaching and is currently studying Occupational Therapy. She has a special interest in yoga philosophy and kirtan and likes to dabble with playing the harmonium. Tessa is also a writer, a mum and a casual lecturer on the IYTA yoga teacher training program.

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

Zenergy Kids Yoga Teacher Training courses – Foundation, Advanced, Yoga Therapy I & II (Brookvale); Dip. Yoga Training (Qi Health & Yoga, Manly); Rainbow Kids Yoga Training (Hobart); Reiki Level 1 (Zen Collective, Brookvale); Transcendental meditation 14-week course (MiCBT Institute, Hobart); PhD Neuroscience and BSc Hons (University of Tasmania); Member of Yoga Australia.

Adele has practised many styles of yoga over the past 20 years but really discovered the benefits and depth of yoga after being taught to meditate while her two boys were small. When Adele moved to the Northern Beaches from Tasmania a few years ago, she left her career as a neuroscientist in order to…