trailblazer

Posted by admin on July 30, 2013 in Community
As we arrive in Whistler for this week's first Canadian festival of the year, it's our pleasure to feature Edmonton-based Rameen Peyrow as our Trailblazer today! Rameen founded SATTVA Yoga, the practice is a state of being, an inspiration and is the state of balanced mind, so the individual can experience their connection with the divine and the authentic self. SATTVA is the quality that Yogis...
Posted by admin on July 15, 2013 in Yoga
WJ: What aspects of yoga / meditation / spirituality do you bring into your work?AI: That's funny because my work is yoga/meditation and spirituality!  But I think you're talking about admin work, of which I have plenty! To work I bring deep breaths, handstand breaks, patience and steadfastness from years on the mat, and mostly a remembrance of the biggest reason I'm doing what I'm doing. I...
Posted by admin on July 9, 2013 in Community
For this Tuesday’s Trailblazer, we feature Craig Kohland, talented multi-percussionist, performer, DJ, producer, retreat facilitator and healing arts practitioner.  The driving force behind Craig’s work is the healing rhythm of the drum and the creative expression of self.  Shaman’s Dream Music Collective is Craig’s multi-faceted project that has produced 25 albums in the last 15...
Posted by admin on June 25, 2013 in Inspiration, Adventure
Yogi, surfer and adventurer with an unsatiable appetite for exploration, Jaimal Yogis embodies the Wanderlust spirit.  He became obsessed with the ocean as a child and when his family moved from the Azorean islands to landlocked Sacramento, he ran away to Hawaii to follow his lifelong dream of surfing around the globe. His first decade of adventures -- from Buddhist...
Posted by admin on June 18, 2013 in Community
We all have a journey of what led us to our first encounter with yoga. Sid McNairy first got into yoga in 1996 when coaching football at Northern Illinois University. His players, including Justin McCareins, former NFL player of the Jets and Titans, had injured his hamstrings, so Justin began doing yoga to find a way to heal.  Yoga thereafter also became part of Sid's life in order to...
Posted by admin on June 10, 2013 in Inspiration
Cover Photo by Wari Om MC Yogi tops of the list of people who embody the spirit of Wanderlust, and if you've ever been to a festival, you could attest to this: this mindful maestro mans the main stage just as easily as he offers insightful lectures at our Speakeasy, and he drops in on yoga classes as often as he teaches them.  MC Yogi mixes yoga with hip-hop, pop-culture and Bollywood....