California

Posted by admin on January 21, 2014 in Yoga
Ian Akahi Masterson, The Surf Professor, is an Instructor and Workforce Development Coordinator for Windward Community College (WCC). Masterson received his Masters of Arts Degree in Pacific Islands Studies from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Hailing from Ko‘olaupoko, O‘ahu this lifelong learner has spent over twenty years as an educator, ocean recreation and safety specialist, archeologist...
Posted by admin on January 20, 2014 in Yoga
Picture this: the same giant grunting football players who tackle and tumble on the turf engaged in a peaceful Vinyasa flow. It's no secret to avid yogis that meditation and yoga allow the body and mind to excel in any occupation or sport, but it's not exactly common to see burly athletes using yoga to fine tune their performance. Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll is hip to this fact, though,...
Posted by admin on January 17, 2014 in Eco
Wanderlust and Kimi Werner have something in common: we both seek to encourage an awareness of your impact on your environment.  That's one of the many reasons we're excited to feature Kimi at the Wanderlust O'ahu Speakeasy, and we are happy to share this video that highlights her work to preserve the natural landscape in her native Hawai'i. The "TREAD LIGHTLY" exhibit, Kimi's partnership...
Posted by admin on January 16, 2014 in Yoga
The New Year always inspires a burst of resolve as we turn to face the new calendar with a fresh set of intentions.  If upping your yoga game is on your list this year, we highly suggest that you begin to cultivate your own home practice, because inevitably, busy schedules mean cutting back on your studio classes, and your practice and well-being can suffer as a result.  Having a...
Posted by admin on January 14, 2014 in Inspiration
Wendi Lynch is an E-RYT200, Unnata Aerial certified yoga instructor, and has been a devoted student of yoga since 2002. After falling in love with trapeze arts in 2008 she naturally gravitated to aerial yoga. Her teaching style is playful and athletic, encouraging and creative. As the first certified Aerial Yoga instructor in the islands, Wendi developed the Aerial Yoga program at the Still and...
Posted by admin on January 13, 2014 in Eco
We know that environmental change is inevitable.  Certainly, man erects superstores in the suburbs, and paves paradise for the proverbial parking lot. Sometimes, though, it’s harder to detect when a “natural” habitat is not natural at all - when invasive species of plants have been introduced and overrun the native plant life. Returning the land to its “pure” state, then, requires killing...