Jacqueline Annabelle Purnell
Holding the British Wheel of Yoga Diploma, Jacqueline is licensed to teach the BWY Foundation Course One and Two. A qualified BWY Pregnancy Yoga teacher she also teaches pregnancy classes, post-natal recovery and baby Yoga. She currently holds the status BWY Diploma Course Tutor.
Jacqueline is a certified Jivamukti Yoga Teacher, a style of Yoga created by David Life and Sharon Gannon in 1984. It is a physical and intellectually stimulating practice that uses a combination of postures and breathing techniques to remove energy blocks, leading to spiritual awareness. This Yoga method is ideal for dealing with stress and achieving fitness, good health and happiness. Do visit www.jivamuktiyoga.com for more information.
Since the age of eighteen she has had a deep love of Sub-Aqua diving, the meditative aspect of scuba diving works well with yoga and there are plenty of magical dive sites to explore on the Yoga Diving Holidays that she runs.
She completed Astanga Vinyasa teacher training in India with the late Derek Ireland. She has followed Shandor Remete and attended teacher training of the Shadow School for the past 6 years. Appearing in her video/DVD 'Beyond Dynamic Yoga' with William Robertson, she also features in the book 'Ten Minute Yoga'
She is also the Director of the Apprenticeship Teacher Training at Richmond Yoga which enables BWY teacher training students the opportunity to teach supervised classes.