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Baptiste Teacher Training

Designed to empower you with focus, training and insight.

Expand Your Power!

200 Hours of Training

The Baptiste Institute’s 200 hour Training Program is an extraordinary and NEW opportunity for you to deepen your yoga practice and expand the benefits into all areas of your life. This program is led by Certified Baptiste Teacher, Melissa Longfellow.

Discover for yourself how Baptiste Yoga™ and the Baptiste Methodology™ applies both on and off the mat through yoga asana, meditation, discussion, personal inquiry, contribution, community building, hands-on coaching, assisting and practice teaching. Experience the freedom and effectiveness that emerges from this inspired and embodied practice of Baptiste Yoga™.

Through individual inquiry and group process you will learn how to lead and teach a powerful 90 minute Baptiste Power Vinyasa Yoga class, and remove what blocks you from teaching powerfully and living from your authentic self. You will build on your personal strengths in this supportive environment.

Program Fees

$3000 before August 23, 2017
$3600 after August 23, 2017

Location

FIT House
302 G Street
Davis, CA 95616

Food and Accommodation

You will be responsible for your own food (meals and snacks) and accommodations, if traveling from out of town.

What to Bring | Required

Journal and pen
Yoga mat
Yoga block
Yoga strap
Refillable water bottle, gatorade or other electrolyte replenisher
Plenty of yoga clothes Towels or yogi toes for sweaty asana practice
Meals and snacks for each day

If you have a question, email [email protected].

Dates & Times

September 21-24, 2017
October 5-8, 2017
November 2-5, 2017
November 16 -19, 2017

Thursdays | 5pm – 10pm
Fridays | 8am – 8pm
Saturdays | 8am – 8pm
Sundays | 8am – 5pm

This program is being led by Certified Baptiste Teacher Melissa Longfellow.

Upcoming Yoga Classes

Your Yoga Teachers

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Athena ChapmanYoga

Yoga AthenaWhere are you from?
DAVIS!

What is your favorite food?
Coffee

What is your favorite color?
Purple

What is your favorite hobby?
YOGA!

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I have lived in 3 countries.

 

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Blanche McNaughtonBarreFIT, SpinFIT, Yoga, Director of Yoga, Personal Trainer

BarreFIT BlancheWhere are you from?
Vacaville, CA!

What is your favorite food?
That depends upon the time of year and the time of day!  I love an ice cold beer and tasty salmon burger on a warm summer evening or a glass of old Cabernet and a medium-rare steak on a cold winter’s night.

What is your favorite color?
RED – the deeper the better!

What is your favorite hobby?
I love to send time playing with my favorite 3 year old!

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
As a kid, I wanted my name to be Cathy or Mary, but now I’m so happy and honored that my parents’ named me after my grandmother:)

 

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Yoga
Elise BlairYoga

Yoga Elise
What is your favorite food?
Boba Tea and cream cheese wontons

What is your favorite color?
Mustard yellow

What is your favorite hobby?
Crystal Reiki

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I studied Thai massage in Thailand!

 

Yoga
Enid GallegosYoga

Yoga EnidWhere are you from?
Colorado Springs, CO

What is your favorite food?
Cheese – any and all!

What is your favorite color?
Carribean Blue

What is your favorite hobby?
Long car rides with Frankln, my fur baby!

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
As a kid, I use to dress myself in  zero 0 Levis, a cowboy hat and suspenders – no shirt!

Yoga
Halsey BoydYoga

Yoga HalseyWhere are you from?
Canada

What is your favorite food?
Sashimi except octopus!

What is your favorite color?
Blue like my eyes!

What is your favorite hobby?
Alphine Scrambling

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I love everything active – dancing, tennis, ice hockey, running, climbing, yoga.

Yoga
Heidi LadnerYoga

Yoga HeidiWhere are you from?
St. Charles, Illinois

What is your favorite food?
Almond hazelnut butter

What is your favorite color?
Ocean Blue

What is your favorite hobby?
Playing music – cello, guitar, ukulele

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I’ve gone to Burning Man 5 times!

 

 

 

 

 

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Yoga
Jan WalkerYoga

Yoga JanWhere are you from?
Charlottesville, Virginia where my entire family still lives!

What is your favorite food?
Tapas and Sangria

What is your favorite color?
Dark Blue

What is your favorite hobby?
I have a few: Swimming, hiking, dancing and laughing!

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
One time, I was stuck in waist-deep mud for over 8 hours!

 

Yoga
Laura MurrayYoga

Yoga LauraWhere are you from?
I’m originally a South Texas girl!

What is your favorite food?
Do I have to choose? MEXICAN FOOD!

What is your favorite color?
Blue and Green

What is your favorite hobby?
Hikes, just being outside with my dog

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I cut cattle on a cow pony!

 

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Oana YorkYoga - Senior Yoga Teacher

Yoga OanaWhere are you from?
Romania!

What is your favorite food?
Genmaicha Green Tea

What is your favorite color?
All of them but if I had to choose, it would be yellow!

What is your favorite hobby?
Cooking for friends

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I came to yoga to cross-train for my competitive ballroom dancin “career”

 

Yoga
Saira DinYoga

Yoga SairaWhere are you from?
London, England

What is your favorite food?
Sushi

What is your favorite color?
Blue

What is your favorite hobby?
Yoga and running

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
Took me a year to lose my English accent!

 

 

 

 

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Yoga
Sally MohrYoga

Where are you from?
Davis, California

What is your favorite food?
I would have to say ramen.

What is your favorite color?
Today it’s dark grey.

What is your favorite hobby?
Spa day with my kids!

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I’m a first generation American!

 

Yoga
Sandra BlackYoga

Yoga SandraWhere are you from?
Seneca Falls, New York

What is your favorite food?
Lattes!

What is your favorite color?
Fuschia

What is your favorite hobby?
Drawing

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I studied animal behavior and was once pooped on by a wild monkey!

 

 

 

 

 

Yoga
Tonya KeckYoga

Yoga TonyaWhere are you from?
Ketchikan, Alaska

What is your favorite food?
Pho

What is your favorite color?
Purple

What is your favorite hobby?
Gardening

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I trained to be a river rafting guide!

 

Yoga - Lead Yoga Teacher
Wendi McCaskillYoga - Lead Yoga Teacher

Yoga WendiWhere are you from?
California

What is your favorite food?
If I had to pick one, it would be asparagus.

What is your favorite color?
My favorite is red.

What is your favorite hobby?
Whenever i get the opportunity, I love reading

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!
I ran cross country and was on the driving team in high school.

 

 

 

 

 

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