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 designed on your own or in collaboration with read more...

Meet One of Avalon’s New Teacher Graduates!

Here is a recent picture of one of Avalon's newest Teacher Training Program graduates — the world-famous French dancer and choreographer Arthur Cadre, who graduated from Avalon's Teacher Training Program late this summer.

Arthur's leaps are extraordinary — like those of other world-class dancers — as illustrated in this photo taken on a class beach outing.

But even more impressive are the wildly creative yoga poses Arthur read more...

Kids Dance — While Moms Do Yoga!

October 10th, 2016

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 is holding a larger series of classes at Avalon this Fall and in 2017.

Whenever possible, the times of read more...

Avalon’s Teacher Training Cadaver Lab

September 28th, 2016

Three years ago we added a Human Anatomy & Dissection Lab to Avalon's 200 hour University-Level Teacher Training Program — a first in similar Programs anywhere. 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 technical sides of the classes, which are led by a professional anatomist with many decades of read more...