About maureen

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Maureen Bosker, RN, 500 hour ERYT

Celebrating 24 years of practicing Yoga and meditation, Maureen Bosker has a rare gift of sharing her knowledge. "I have been so blessed to practice with many world renowned teachers. I began my journey with my teacher Linda Graham, a student of Jonny Kest. I started teacher training with Linda, who then left to pursue her dream of sailing. I attended a workshop with Kathy McNames of Yoga Vermont, who deeply inspired me to continue my Yoga journey. I trained with Kathy for many years. She guided me to some amazing Ashtanga certified teachers, including a Primary and Secondary Series teacher training with David Swenson.  I have participated in and/or sponsored more weekends than I can remember with Beryl Bender Birch.  Kathy encouraged me to spend 6 weeks, over several years practicing with Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, the founder of Ashtanga Yoga, teaching in the tradition of  J. Krishnamacharya. It is a gift I will be forever grateful for. It is Guruji who has inspired me to continue this path of sharing Yoga. '99% practice,  1% theory.'  'Practice and all is coming.'  This journey of the breath penetrates our inner most being and brings about our communion with our true nature, Absolute Bliss. 

Being a registered nurse, I have over the years sought to study a strong anatomy and alignment training. Dr. Ray Long has been my long time teacher. I have also had the opportunity to study with many amazing alignment based teachers whose teachings are based on B.K.S. Iyengar's teachings."


RYT Training Program

Maureen has been leading teacher trainings for over 12 years in the tradition fo Sri K. Pattabhi Jois. Your 200/300/500 hour training will go above and beyond any criteria written by Yoga Alliance and will include philosopy, building a class, alignment, observation of misalignment , advanced anatomy as it pertains to yoga practice, hands on assisting as taught by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois. It will also include verbal cueing, introducinng the 8 limbs while teaching, chanting, basic Sanskrit for teaching yoga, and safe and effective sequencing of postures. Our training program is based on the 8 limbs of Ashtanga Yoga. This training will prepare you to teach Basic Hatha Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, and the Ashtanga Primary Series. Teacher training will be very individualized to your needs. All trainers will not have the same assignments. This experience will be life enhancing and full of support. 

Interested?

Call Jamie at 810.965.1099 or message the studio for more info and to get started on the application!