Faculty

Andrea Peloso

Andrea Peloso discovered yoga at the age of 15 and has taught since 2002.  Her teaching has brought her across Canada, as well as the United States and Japan.

Andrea has over 1500 hours of yoga training and 560 hours of study  with Judith Lasater, an internationally renowned authority on Restorative Yoga. She also has studied with Ramanad Patel with whom she has completed a 200 hour three year teacher training program as well as 60 more hours of study.  Andrea recently completed a 200 hour teacher training with Francois Raoult.  She has also studied Vinyyasa yoga, Restorative yoga, as well as Yoga for Spinal Health, and Prenatal yoga.  She is certified from the  Downward Dog Yoga Center  in Vinyasa Yoga and Ashtanga Yoga, and has studied intensively with Chuck Miller and Maty Ezraty.  She has also studied Ashtanga yoga with Matthew Sweeney, Chuck Miller,  David Robson, and Ron Reid.   She is trained in yoga for pregnancy with Sasha Padron and Judith Lasater and has past initial doula training.  Andrea has a love of, and interest in Ayurveda and has studied its application in Restorative Yoga with Judith Lasater, as well as completing other studies with Matthew Remski.   Andrea has a bachelor degree with honours in Philosophy including Indian and Eastern Philosophy, and a minor in Women’s Studies.

Andrea seeks to make her classes healing, fun,  and inclusive so that each student can experience optimal health and happiness.