Tommye Jones – Gentle Yoga
Tommye Jones lives on Maui’s North Shore where he practices and shares the benefits of yoga with those interested in improving their quality of life. As a level one yoga instructor, Tommye’s main focus is on the fundamentals of proper breathing and alignment that allow the body to function well now and in the future. While his classes are Iyengar based, Tommye practices and enjoys Ashtanga yoga as well. Tommye came to yoga out of curiosity. He had low back issues, scoliosis and balance was a concern. For Tommye, the practice is now a way of life that just keeps getting better and better.
Susel James – Body Pump
Susel is certified in Les Mills BODYPUMP and GRIT. BODYPUMP is offered at the Maui Country Club. It’s the world’s most popular whole body barbell workout. Get lean and strong with 800-1,000 reps per class, using light to moderate weights. It’s a scientifically designed 55 minute workout that will make you feel challenged and motivated, ready to come back for more.
When she isn’t teaching she enjoys spending time with her family, cycling and swimming. Her favorite treat is homemade chocolate chip cookies. Questions, contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or find her on Facebook/Instagram.
Bill Keele – Somatics
Bill Keele is a Certified Somatics Educator, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Vini-Yoga Teacher, Certified Pilates Mat Teacher, and has studied Applied Kinesiology and Osteopathy, and has taught Biomechanics and Postural Assessment.
Sammy Seriani – Yoga
I am a very devoted yoga student and my love for yoga keeps me coming to the mat every day. I study two schools of yoga: Ashtanga and Iyengar; and employ both methods depending on student needs. I am Yoga Alliance certified and insured. The North Shore of Maui is my home, and every student that comes to practice is treated as part of my ohana (family). I look forward to learning with you. My heart honors your heart, namaste.”
Jenn Gladwin – Swim
Jenn Gladwin has been involved in sports (mostly water and a little climbing) for over 10 years. She is certified as a personal trainer for 8 years through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and has worked in outdoor education since her days at University of California, Santa Barbara where she studied health and wellness, outdoor education, rescue medicine and politics. She has been working with kids from infants to high schoolers and teaching for over 15 years. Helping people connect to the water and gain strength and confidence is her life’s work. For a more in depth look at her opportunities for private swim lessons, visit swimmingmaui.com.
Reda Boustani – Baptiste Power Yoga
Reda is a certified Baptiste teacher that leads, creates and builds community wherever he teaches. Using the Baptiste methodology on & off the mat, Reda believes that anyone can attain their potential for a greater purpose in this life. Through his teaching, Reda inspires people to make a difference not just for themselves, but for others.
The personal story of Reda is a journey of adventures, practice, self-discovery and inquiry. It all started in Morocco where remnants of the 70’s colored Reda’s childhood, fascinated by these stories, Reda embarked on a lifelong journey of intimate self-inquiry, deeper inner trust and naturalness of being.
For Reda, being a yogi is rooted in real-life experiences and the transformational power of relationships with other people and the world around him.
Danielle Richardson – Yoga, Breath & Alignment
Danielle is a 500 hr level yoga instructor, comprehensive stress management consultant, and ecopsychologist. Teaching yoga since 2002, She holds an MA in Transpersonal Ecopsychology from Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado and a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies from the California Institute of Integral Studies. Originally from Santa Cruz, CA., Danielle teaches ecological literacy, contemplative practices, and environmental awareness internationally.
In this practice safety and effectiveness are emphasized. Going at a slower pace, learn basic alignment principles, healthy body mechanics, and interdisciplinary yoga techniques to reduce stress, increase vitality and establish the foundation for personal health and well-being.