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Melissa Kate W.

Event organizer

Location

Perth

Joined group

Mar 22, 2019

What is yoga to you? Do you have a favourite posture?

I found yoga at 18, when I took it as my gym option at school thinking I could nap instead of work out. Instead, I found what would become one of the defining elements of who I am. Yoga has helped me deal with trauma and injury, and has been my pathway back to myself whenever I've felt lost. In 2018 I quit my desk job, got on a plane, and travelled alone to India to study yoga and become certified as a teacher. Now I'm looking to practice teaching and connect with similar people here in Perth. I'm originally from Canada and just arrived here about 2 months ago. My favourite pose at the moment is downward facing dog. In India I learned so much about this position; for me, it is a symbol of how in yoga there is always another adjustment, another alignment to strive for, a deeper iteration of every single pose. It is never finished.

Have you read and submitted our attendee waiver and registration form outlining the risks, terms and privacy rights when attending our classes? Our online sign-up form is here: https://yogiurls.com/pysignup (compulsory before first time you attend).

yes

Are you a University/College/Tafe Student, Senior Citizen, Carer on a Pension or Centrelink recipient wanting to pay for regular Yoga classes by optional donation? (Please submit the following form: https://yogiurls.com/donation)

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Do you understand that our Meetup RSVPs are for members that have obatined a ticket or been approved to pay by donation? And you understand that you need to buy tickets via www.perthyoga.org to get priority in class, over drop-ins (with no booking)?

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Are you a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) with 200 or more hours of yoga teacher training?

Yes!