Founder and director of Byron Yoga, John has been teaching yoga for over 25 years and leads the Byron Yoga Centre teacher training courses. He encourages a light heartedness in our approach to yoga and to ourselves.
John teaches regular classes as part of the Byron Yoga studio weekly timetable. His classes are both challenging and dynamic, and integrate the different yoga styles of Iyengar and Ashtanga, as well as the softer Sivananda and Satyananda practices of yoga and the energy principles of Aikido.
Dynamic Flow Purna Yoga
John Ogilvie will take you through a strong and dynamic Purna Level asana sequence. John encourages you to go to your potential, supporting and helping you to deepen your practice by expertly progressing through posture variations. Suitable for all levels, John always provides options so no student will be left out or unchallenged while encouraging you with knowledge and humour.
Making yoga complete, living the 8 limbs
Purna, meaning complete, is the style of yoga taught at Byron Yoga Centre - integrating the physical postures with philosophy, meditation and pranayama. Join John for this session on the eight limbs of the Ashtanga Yoga system focusing on the Yamas and Niyamas, the yogic personal and social code of ethics.
When should I do a teacher training?
With yoga teacher training courses becoming a popular way to deepen your practice as well as embark on a career, many people ask themselves ‘When should I do a teacher training?’ John will facilitate an interactive session on the path of yoga teacher training. He will offer advice gained over 30 years in the field and answer questions.
For yoga teachers: advanced training advice from the experts
A not to missed session for yoga teachers or anyone who has completed a Level 1 teacher training. The panel of experts: John Ogilvie, Michale Nazar, Ana Davis and Linda Newman will offer guidance in how to further your career and add to your teaching skills. Explore options in yoga therapy, women’s yoga, meditation teaching, pilates, Cert IV in yoga teaching and more. Bring an open mind and any burning questions!