Join Matt Corigliano and Astrid Holte Østbye for four days Mysore practice in Tromsø at 8 Yogashala.
Both new and experienced practitioners are welcome! We will be two teachers that will be able to give lots of attention to your practice on a personal level in a Mysore setting. Both Matt and Astrid are dedicated students and teachers of the Ashtanga system as it is taught at the source KPJAYI in Mysore. Both are authorized level 2, Matt by Guruji, and Astrid by Sharath. Matt grew up with both parents being Asthanga practitioners and he has an inspiring way of living his life. They both share this practice with great enthusiasm. Hope to see you!
Tuesday to Friday, practice start between 6.30 am and 7 am.
Price: 1600 NOK.
Drop-in: 400 NOK
Date: 7th to 10th August.
Where: 8 yoga shala, Stortorget 2, 9008 Tromsø
Cancellation: We refund half of the fee if you cancel before 7th of July. After this date there will be no refunds.
To read more about Matt:
Matt's parents started practicing Ashtanga Yoga with Sri. K Pattabhi Jois in the early 80's. His parents have been a big influence on many of the teachers and students that practice Ashtanga Yoga today.
Their devotion and love for yoga had a huge effect in his life. He experienced his first yoga classes at the age of six.
Raised a vegetarian and growing up on the Hawaiian Islands with the ocean and nature was a great path into the yoga.
Matt hopes to share the yoga in a way to inspire and empower the student to live life with the fullest of potential.
His classes are for both beginner and advanced student giving a space to learn and grow at your own pace. Matt has been traveling teaching Ashtanga Yoga internationally for more then 20 years. He continues to travel today spreading the powerful affects ashtanga yoga has on the world.
Matt is one of very few Advanced student of Guruji and Sharath and is Authorized to Teach by KPJAYI (Ashtanga Yoga Institute) of Mysore, South India.
Astrid's was born and raised in the North of Norway, Tromsø. She went to her first Ashtanga class in 2003 while studying in Australia and straight away she was taken by this practice that through the years has had a great influence in her life. Since then she has had eight trips to Mysore, India, to study with Sharath Jois. She also assisted him twice in the main shala.
She is a devoted student and teacher of the lineage of Ashtanga Yoga taught at the source, KPJAYI in Mysore. In times when she has not been able to go to Mysore she has traveled to New York to study with KPJAYI certified teacher Eddie Stern. Astrid is authorized level 2 (KPJAYI) and is the owner and main teacher of a shala in Norway, Mysore Yoga Oslo, where she has run a daily Mysore program since 2014. Astrid loves to share this practice and does it with great enthusiasm and gratitude to a method she believes has the potential to bring us closer to our authentic selves, and contribute to a more conscious living.
Astrid will always be grateful to her first teachers that inspired her to walk this path; Guillermo Benitez, Basia Lipska, Alexander Medin and Matt Corigliano.