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Fitness Minutes: (171,206) Posts: 6,383 7/2/13 7:10 P
thanks for sharing, such an unprofessional instructor...ugly...
What makes a person who they are, are the choices they make. Albus Dumbledore
Our choices define us. E. Kant
If you keep believing in yourself and seek enthusiasm inside your soul, things will get simpler, more spontaneous. P. Coelho
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current weight: 119.2
Fitness Minutes: (0) Posts: 2 6/24/13 8:09 P
Thank you Carol I will be doing that! I just wanted everyone here to know that.
Posts: 11,128 6/24/13 8:45 A
Please consider taking some actions so no other yoga students need to experience this teacher. If the teacher is certified via yoga alliance, contact them at www.yogaalliance.org/ with your specific concerns. Talk to the manager/owner of the studio and be sure to get a promise of some sort of action. Let the teacher know, via conversation/email, etc. exactly how you experienced the class and the teacher's nonprofessional behavior.
Lost 65 lbs and maintained since 2006.
current weight: 5.0 over
Fitness Minutes: (0) Posts: 2 6/24/13 12:01 A
I have done yoga for 5 years and decided to try this new Omaha Power Yoga place and never had a such unprofessional yoga teacher. Where do I start? Let's just say besides sexually harassing students while "correcting them," he also made derogatory homosexual comments, used foul language, and criticized students. He made comments like "What? Wer'e you abused as a child?!" And other comments so inappropriate I would rather not say. I never thought I would ever encounter such an inappropriate, arrogant, vulgar, critical, judgmental, and harassing person in the yoga world but I did and it truly makes me sad because a yoga environment is supposed to be an uplifting experience. It truly makes me appreciate the other wonderful yoga studios Omaha has to offer.
Fitness Minutes: (89,231) Posts: 11,391 1/20/10 3:48 P
That's wonderful! Enjoy and I hope they do well! Good Luck to you too!
Jerseygirl318 Always leave enough room in your LIFE to do something that makes you happy, satisfied or even joyous. Paul Hawken...
Goals! Walk a 5K faster than 45 minutes! Run a 5K! Control my eating!
current weight: 194.2
Fitness Minutes: (49,570) Posts: 11,561 1/19/10 4:50 A
"No, no, you''re not thinking; you''re just being logical." - Neils Bohr
current weight: 180.4
Posts: 11,128 1/18/10 7:48 P
Welcome. Try some Bikram or hot yoga if you have a chance.
I can't describe how much Power yoga has helped me get in shape and increase my overall wellness. A new power yoga studio is opening in Omaha finally and is giving free classes for a couple of weeks in February so I wanted to share. There's not many of us Yogis in Omaha but we're mighty! www.8thAvenueYoga.com
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