Kids Dance — While Moms Do Yoga!


As an experiment this summer, Avalon joined in an informal partnership with a wonderfully talented dancer with a distinguished ballet background, Nadeen Soliman, to run two summer camps for very young dancers (see left!) at Avalon in the mornings in our Graduate Studio.

The summer Programs were such a wild success that Nadeen will be holding a larger series of classes at Avalon starting this Fall, whenever possible overlapping in times with yoga classes for read more...

Corporate Yoga & Wellness — & Private Events

Avalon now offers new options for those interested in Corporate Yoga & Wellness Programs or Private Classes & Events — held either in one of Avalon's two on-site Studios or at off-site locations.

Call us at 650-324-2517 or email us here to discuss any Programs that you want to offer in our Studios or in your home offices — either read more...

Some Recent Avalon Graduates Salute You!

July 18th, 2016 24thclass

Shown here is part of one of Avalon's recent Teacher Training graduating classes — many of whom are already teaching professionally. (We hired three students shown here immediately on graduation, and would have happily hired three or four more of them if they actually had time to teach!)

As usual in Avalon's Programs, these students are widely accomplished and come from diverse backgrounds, representing many countries including, among others, China, Taiwan, Turkey, India, read more...

Avalon’s Teacher Training Cadaver Lab

February 28th, 2016 dissection

Three years ago Avalon added a Human Anatomy & Dissection Lab to its University-Level Teacher Training Program — a first in yoga teacher training programs anywhere in the world. The Lab is meant to accelerate yoga's shift away from pre-scientific "New Age" directions into a serious branch of behavioral medicine.

One of northern California's top Human Anatomy Labs runs read more...