Meet Shala Yoga's Inspiring Team

Connecting Hearts and Minds Through Yoga

At Shala Yoga, our instructors are more than teachers; they're your guides on a transformative journey. Each brings their unique spirit, expertise, and passion to the mat, creating a welcoming space for growth and connection. Discover the stories, experiences, and philosophies that make our yoga family truly special. Join us to deepen your practice and explore yoga beyond the poses

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Carmen Chornell

The practices of yoga and meditation have gifted me with immense self-discovery, inner spaciousness, and trust of my own teacher and intelligence within.

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Christine Selda

My yoga is one of shamanic roots from the songs and bones of the earth, the mountains, and the medicine peoples.

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Crystal Borelli

Raised by Yogis & trained in India, Crystal is dedicated to her roots. Both in teaching, and her own practice, she focuses on the old traditions & practices of yoga….

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Diana Lockett

M.Sc., E-RYT Diana has been a spiritual practitioner, guide and coach for over 25 years. She is the founder of Re-Align to…

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Emily Buck

For over a decade I’ve been coming to my mat and doing my best to listen, learn and love.

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Gin Perry

I completed my 500 hr yoga teacher training with Christine Selda and the Shamanic yoga institute and continue to unpack the gifts that I received during….

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Jon Dickson

What is the nature of transformation? Who, or what, transforms? And what is well being and healing? These are some of the questions a philosopher, scientist, and artist explore.

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Kate Trincsi

I started practicing yoga in 1998 with an interest in deepening my understanding of meditation and the body-mind connection. In 2006, I completed my first yoga teacher training and haven't looked back since.

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Kristin Campbell

Kristin is masterful at holding a steady, and consistent energy. Her frequency is both grounding and uplifting simultaneously.

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Laura Darcy

As a human first, 500YTT, artist, writer, human connector and educator of the Journey Home, Laura’s teachings invite us to tend to the intimacies…

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Liz Marleau

PRYT Yoga therapist. Yoga teacher. And forever student of holistic sciences. Liz has been a practicing yogi ever since she discovered the art whilst…

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Matt Fernandes

Matt Believes that Yoga contains both discipline and softness. It is a journey toward self-realization; uncovering one’s true Self and honouring the.

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Michelle Cronier

I grew up in the forests of Northern Ontario and have always had a very strong connection to the trees. Following whispers in the wind from the mountains…

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Nicola Bennet

Dr. Nicola Bennett is a naturopathic doctor and an avid yoga practitioner and teacher. She was introduced to yoga by her gymnastics coach at age 16…

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Veronica Vukusic

I started practicing yoga in 1998 with an interest in deepening my understanding of meditation and the body-mind connection.

"It is through the alignment of the body that I discovered the alignment of my mind, self, and intelligence." – B.K.S. Iyengar

Ready To Start Your Yoga Journey?

Shala Yoga Studio in Squamish

Address: 40383 Tantalus Rd, Unit 3 Squamish, BC V8B 0G2

Phone: (604) 243-9853

Email: info@shalayoga.ca

We acknowledge that we play, live, work and gather on the unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) nation.

Hours:

Saturday 8 am – 10 pm

Sunday 9 am – 9 pm

Monday 7 am – 9 pm

Tuesday 9 am – 10 pm

Wednesday 7 am – 9 pm

Thursday 7 am – 10 pm

Friday 7 am – 9 pm

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