Sharoni Fixler, Alberta
Sharoni Fixler is the founder and director of the Calgary Iyengar Yoga Centre and a certified Iyengar yoga teacher (Junior Intermediate III). She came to yoga in her early twenties in search of peace of mind, ease in body and practical principles for living that resonated. Sharoni has a BA in Philosophy and has been teaching yoga for 10 years. Her passion lies in developing depth in practice and weaving the principles of yoga into our lives. Her primary teachers are Margot Kitchen and Faeq Biria. Sharoni has taken two trips to Pune, India, to study at the RIMYI (Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute). She developed and facilitates the Pre-Teacher Training Program which is focused on personal practice. Iyengar yoga has deeply enriched her life and she enjoys sharing her inspiration with others.
Ty Chandler, British Columbia
Ty has been studying Yoga since the late 80s and completed the three year Iyengar Yoga Centre of Victoria’s Teacher Training program under the direction of Linda Benn in 2001. She studies weekly with Shirley Daventry French and has taken workshops with many senior teachers. She continues her training by making trips to Pune to study with the Iyengars and to Blacons, France to study with Faèq Biria. In 2006 she met Ammachi. Ty is grateful for the inspiration she receives from students, peers, and her teachers. It is her hope to inspire confidence and encourage concentration on the work at hand. Certification: Intermediate Senior I.