Doug Swenson

Doug Swenson began his study of yoga in 1963, when yoga practice in most areas, was considered to be weird and uncool. He has had the fortune of studying with many great teachers including – Dr. Ernest Wood, K. Pattabhi Jois, Ramanand Patel, and many others.  Doug’s unique approach to yoga has evolved into a holistic presentation – to include all aspects of a productive life, including enhanced nutrition, and cross training.

Doug is a master yoga practitioner, philosopher, writer and dedicated health advocate. Over the last three decades, he has incorporated influences from several different yoga systems along with his passion for nutrition and the environment to develop his own unique style of  “Sadhana Yoga Chi “. Doug is the author of several books; “Yoga Helps”, “The Diet That Loves You Most”, “Power Yoga for Dummies” and his latest release -“Mastering the Secrets of Yoga Flow”.

Since 2002, Doug has been a Registered Yoga Teacher with the National Yoga Alliance, now rated (E-RYT 500). The demand for his yoga teaching has led to extensive travel, teaching workshops, retreats and teacher training courses around the world. Don’t miss the opportunity to study with one of the world’s top instructors. Doug’s classes are always invigorating and inspirational, plus his supportive style of teaching and keen sense of humor send his student’s home with a smile on their face and softness in their heart.  He holds teacher trainings at the 200-hour and 500-hour level in Lake Tahoe, California.