Vila Nova de Milfontes is located 200km South of Lisbon / Portugal in one of the most pristine and beautiful coastlines in the world. This will be the second consecutive year that Matt comes to this part of the planet to share his experience not only as a Yogi but also as a Surfer and Lover of Nature and the Ocean. There are few Yoga teachers Today taking a consistent path towards a more healthy life-style directly connected with Nature, Matt spends most of his time surfing in Bali and Hawaii eating healthy, doing his practice and spending many hours in the Ocean. This will be his first and possibly only stop in Europe. Don't miss this chance to practice with him.
Matt's bio: Matt's parents started practicing Ashtanga Yoga with Sri. K Pattabhi Jois in the early 80's. His parents have been a big influence on many of the teachers and students that practice Ashtanga Yoga today.
Their devotion and love for yoga had a huge effect in his life. He experienced his first yoga classes at the age of six.
Raised a vegetarian and growing up on the Hawaiian Islands with the ocean and nature was a great path into the yoga.
Matt hopes to share the yoga in a way to inspire and empower the student to live life with the fullest of potential.
His classes are for both beginner and advanced student giving a space to learn and grow at your own pace. Matt has been traveling teaching Ashtanga Yoga internationally for more then 12 years. He continues to travel today spreading the powerful affects ashtanga yoga has on the world.
Matt is one of very few Advanced student of Guruji and Sharath and is Authorized to Teach by KPJAYI (Ashtanga Yoga Institute) of Mysore, South India. Matt's web: www.pureashtanga.com
The Yoga Shala: http://www.herdadedofreixial.com/
Where to Stay: Students can choose to Stay ate Herdade do Freixial or can choose from many other places around the area.
here are some options:
http://www.dunaparque.com/ (hotel by the beach and village)
This site is very useful also: https://www.airbnb.com just search for "Vila Nova de Milfontes, Odemira"
Price for the Workshop: 200€ for Mysore Style (housing and food not included)
Please contact us for further information
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Tarik & Lea