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Sherie van den Wijngaard

Sherie van den Wijngaard has been teaching and practicing yoga since 1992. She was first introduced to yoga as an alternative to knee surgery by her physiotherapist. After searching for a teacher in many various classes she was invited to Bangalore India to study with a traditional master in 1997. She completed her study of Vinyasa Krama and Yoga Therapy a year later. In 1998 she started Bikram yoga as a compliment to her home practice and in Spring of 2006 she graduated from Bikram’s teacher training.

She welcomes students from all walks of life. She is an educator of yoga teachers and has experience with top athletes, troubled youth, and the elderly. Sherie believes that yoga is inclusive to everyone as a method to free themselves from suffering. She continues to teach yoga as an 8-limb system and supports schools, teachers, and students around the world. Yoga has given her a way to serve others with unconditional love.