Martin Becker


About Martin Becker

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Martin Becker

Martin Becker. Martin fell in love with yoga when his job with a large Swiss company made him move his life from Zurich, Switzerland, to New York City where he took his first yoga class ever at Cyndi Lee’s OM Yoga Center (www.cyndilee.com). A couple of years later, he graduated from OM Yoga’s renowned teacher training and has since then successfully pursued his vision to make the benefits of yoga available to as many people as possible.  Based in Basel Switzerland, he works as an independent yoga teacher. In addition, as a consultant for large multinational companies, he has been teaching […]





Yoga Frequently Asked Questions for Beginners

How often should I do Yoga? While coming once per week is better than nothing, realistically, you need to come at least 2x per week over a period of 3 months to notice significant changes. If you come only once per week, the risk is that you might feel relaxed afterwards, but you say: “Well, it is nice and relaxing, but my body does not really change.” Which classes are taught in English? Which in German? Die Sprache des Unterrichts richtet sich grundsätzlich nach den Teilnehmenden. Falls ein signifikanter Teil der Anwesenden kein Deutsch versteht, wird der Unterricht in einfachem Englisch […]




Your First Time At Yogacommunity?

Do I have  to register or sign up for classes? No, totally easy and uncomplicated – just come to the class that you want to take, this means you do not need to call us or send us an email to register or sign up for any classes. Which classes are suitable for beginners? All classes marked as “all levels” can be attended also by beginners. Find the schedule here. Do I have to buy a membership? No. You can just pay for the class you want to attend. No membership required. You find the prices here. What do I have to bring? […]


Yannick

About Yannick Yannick Wiedmer started with acro yoga in the park with Martin Becker in 2012/13. Soon after he took his first yogaclass at Niyama Basel and become a huge fan of their way of teaching the vinyasa flow yogastyle. The benefits for his body and especially mind were so satisfying, that he wanted to learn to teach and share his experiences with the world. He decided to start the 200 hours yoga teacher training with Martin Becker and Regula Guldimann, which he finished in December 2015. Classes with Yannick




Agnes

About Agnes Agnes Lonska. Agnes took her first yoga class in Kerala, India while travelling there for business in 2009. Initially she was attracted to the physical aspect of yoga and treated it as an alternative to practicing sports, but she quickly realized how much the meditative and spiritual aspects were influencing her life, to the extent that yoga became a passion, so she started practicing yoga regularly, mainly in Ashtanga and Vinyasa Flow style. Agnes discovered yoga at just the right time in her life. Not only during a time when she needed it most, being overstressed and frustrated at […]


Andreas Simon

About Andreas I started practicing yoga in 2012 in order to cure my lower back injury. The Regular practice became a rutin and new hobby and from the hobby it transformed to the new life style,  I changed also my eating habit, now yoga ist an important part of my life.In 2014 I graduate 200 hour yoga teacher training by Byoga Basel and continue the learning process at the 300 hour yoga teacher traning by Nyama Basel. To get some more experience and to give it further on – that attract me to yoga. Classes with Andreas



Allison

About Allison Allison is a 200-hour certified yoga teacher from New Jersey, USA.  She strives to teach the kind of class she would like to take.  One that is challenging yet playful, firm yet gentle; with great music and an inspired spiritual teaching.  For Allison, it is an honor and privilege to have the opportunity to teach at YogaCommunity and to share the inspiring gift of yoga with her students. Classes with Allison



Annabelle

About Annabelle Annabelle began taking yoga classes in an attempt to increase her flexibility to benefit her much loved AcroYoga. She soon became hooked when she experienced much greater benefits to yoga than just the physical aspect. For her yoga provided much needed stress relief, clarity of mind and an overall feeling of contentment and happiness. As a primary school teacher she has adopted many techniques in the classroom to help children focus and be more mindful of their actions. Keen to deepen her knowledge of yoga, she signed up for the 200 hour yoga teacher training at Niyama where she […]