HoopYogini™ Teacher Training ~ Big Sur

Sunday, February 17 – Saturday, February 23, 2013

Big Sur is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Many mavericks of art, movement and human potential have traversed this landscape as they developed their masterpieces and gifts to the world ~ Gabrielle Roth (Five Rhythms), Ida Rolf (Rolfing), Milton Trager, Jack Kerouac and Henry Miller to name a few.

Bring YOUR unique energy to this majestic land and innovative training. Deepen your hoop dance, yoga and meditation practices. Awaken your leadership skills! Prepare to share your gifts with the world.

The HoopYogini™ Teacher Training ~ Awaken Level program is a 40 hour training designed for Hoopers and Yoginis/Yogis with a minimum of two years of personal practice with hoop dance, yoga or meditation. The training brings to light the following components of HoopYogini™ as a holistic practice (read here for a more in-depth description of each focus point):

  1. Breath & Body
  2. Spine & Movement
  3. Energy & Intention
  4. Meditation & Integration
  5. Language & Leadership
  6. Sets & Sequences: Vinyasas
  7. Alchemy & Flow

Upon completion of the HoopYogini™ Teacher Training ~ Awaken Level, you’ll be able to lead the following experiences:
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  • “From the Core” ~ waist hooping as a massage, fitness & meditation that burns 400-600 calories an hour, provides a full-body workout, develops the core and improves posture
  • “Stretch & Strengthen” ~ utilize the hoop as a resistance and weight bearing tool that tones and lengthens different muscle groups
  • “Hooping for Digestive Health” ~ a healing and effective flow that supports digestion and elimination (great for those who experience constipation!)
  • “The Pele Hoop Flow” ~ detoxes the body, stretches the back, develops the inner fire
  • Additional Healing Flows & Vinyasas ~ support digestion and respiration, provide full body toning and refinement, detox the body, and help the practitioner experience radiant health and vitality
  • Guided Hoop Meditations ~ promote a sense of ease and well-being while deepening the practitioner’s connection to their intuition and inner wisdom
  • …and more!
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    Included in the training:
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  • HoopYogini™ Awaken DVD via Digital Download (available February 1, 2013)
  • HoopYogini™ Teacher Training Manual ~ Awaken Level (distributed at the training event)
  • HoopYogini™ Class Designs/Lesson Plans for 1 day to six week programs
  • HoopYogini™ Awaken Level Certificate & Certification (upon completion of the program & valid for two (2) full years)
  • Two 30 minute Coaching Calls with Jocelyn Gordon, creator of HoopYogini™
  • Access to the Teacher Only HoopYogini™ group on Facebook for ongoing support, media updates and community
  • Option for annual licensing to use the HoopYogini™ name (available upon completion of the program; additional rate)
  • Option for business and marketing supportvia a monthly online subscription program (additional rate) which will include HoopYogini™ designed playlists and guidance from movement educators and leaders in the fields of radiant health, sustainability and ethical business.
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    Tuition Details:

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  • A six night and five day immersion into hoop dance, yoga and meditation
  • The holistic curriculum, training details and certification (upon successful completion) shared above
  • 13 delicious meals prepared with love and made with local, organic ingredients (five (5) breakfasts, five (5) lunches, three (3) dinners)
  • Guest Instructors specializing in Art, Yoga & Sustainability
  • Unique hikes and journeys into the beautiful landscape of Big Sur
  • An unforgettable immersion and teacher training taking you to the best destination ~ your Self!

  • [/list]Tuition: $1350

    Deposit: $350 to secure your space in the training; balance due February 1, 2013

    NON-REFUNDABLE: You can apply your tuition towards a future course within 12 months if you need to cancel.

    Scholarships: If you are so moved, we invite you to contribute $100 toward a scholarship fund for participants under the age of 30. If you wish to contribute more or be considered a recipient of a scholarship, please contact us.

    TRANSPORTATION and ACCOMMODATIONS: Not included in the tuition price. We kindly assist in finding low-cost accommodations and ride shares.

    There are six spaces available in a beautiful yurt very close to the training property and near The Bakery, a premier restaurant, bakery and coffee shop in Big Sur. Great accommodations at a fantastic rate: $34/night for a total of $238 for the full training (seven nights). Purchase now to secure your space!!!!

    Cover your Tuition and Accommodations securely with your debit of credit card via the Paypal link below. If you would prefer to send a check, send your check (payable to Jocelyn Gordon) to P.O. Box 593, Big Sur, CA 93930

    HoopYogini™ Teacher Training ~ Big Sur, CA

    Your Facilitators:

    Jocelyn Gordon is the Creator of HoopYogini™ and Bhakti Boogie®. She travels internationally facilitating life transformation through dance, conscious movement, body-centered coaching and fun! An inspiring educator and lover of holistic fitness, Jocelyn is passionate about being fully self-expressed and helping others experience liberation from TraumaDrama ~ the stories that hold us back from experiencing our full potential. Sign up for Jocelyn’s newsletter for details on her HoopYogini™ DVD and Teacher Trainings.

    Christina Pearce is an artist, writer, public speaker and professor of Yoga at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. Her curriculum fuses wellness and Yoga with art therapy and media. Christina is a dynamic teacher having presented workshops at the Aveda Institute, the Esalen Institute and the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation. Christina shares a creative and dynamic exploration of the Chakras in the Big Sur HoopYogini™ Teacher Training. www.cplives.com

    Kat Steele is a permaculture activist, designer, educator and founder of the Urban Permaculture Guild in Oakland, CA. She holds an MA in Creative Arts from San Francisco State University. Kat now lives in Big Sur, CA and leads the sustainability initiatives at the Esalen Institute. She teaches Eco-Conscious Transformational Leadership and trains Permaculture Teachers. Kat guides us on sustainability and “thriveability” in the Big Sur HoopYogini™ Teacher Training.

    Say YES! Join us in this beautiful training in Big Sur. To inspire you, watch this gorgeous video captured in the HoopYogini™ ~ Romancing the Hoop workshop at Sacred Circularities, Bali 2012:

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