Yoga with Missy
for athletes & life
Building strength & space in the body & mind
Fitness has been a core part of Missy's daily life for as long as she can remember. Her regime included a lot of running, supplemented with Pilates and various cardio routines. Missy did Yoga on her 'rest days' for a good stretch. It wasn't until she was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder in 2014 and her therapist pushed her to do yoga more consistently that she discovered that Yoga is Magic. It is more than just moving and stretching the body. When practiced with consistency it changes us physically and mentally, allowing us to live the best version of ourselves. Yoga is the whole package.
The mental and physical benefits Missy experienced from Yoga have been transformational. Yoga has helped improve her performance in running, golf, tennis and most importantly in LIFE. It has inspired her and continues to teach her to be present and mindful.
Missy completed her 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training in March 2018 and is registered with Yoga Alliance. Missy is grateful for her teacher and all she has taught her and will continue to be a life long learner in this practice.
In Missy's Vinyasa Flow classes she hopes to pass on the passion she has for yoga with creative and functional sequencing with sprinkles of inspiration along the way. Her hope is for you to walk away from your mat feeling energized from a workout that has built strength and flexibility and that you'll carry over the mindfulness learned on the mat into your everyday lives.
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We've combined the cardio of H.I.I.T (High Intensity Interval Training), core strength of Pilates,
and the strength and flexibility of yoga in this new Power Yoga fusion series
Get your heart rate up
Build total body strength & endurance
Flexibility and mindfulness
Vigorous & energizing
7 Garage Rd. Southbury, CT
Tuesdays 9:30 am - 10:45 am
730 Main Street South Southbury, CT
Sundays 8 am - 9 am
6 Green Hill Road, Washington, CT
Mondays 9:30 am - 10:30 am
100 Main Street North, Southbury, CT
Fridays 9 am - 9:50 am
H.I.I.T Yoga Student Testimonials:
"I think the cardio intervals were perfect for me. It wasn't too much but it was challenging. Loved the modifications offered. The community atmosphere is great. I like classes where people laugh together and support each other. I like that it's still yoga based but also getting a good workout and increasing my cardio endurance... Yoga with a kick!" - Marilyn
"A nice blend of yoga poses and cardio exercises"
"I really like the H.I.I.T part of the class... it is a fun class. Yoga with some Pilates and bursts of H.I.I.T mixed in. I have found that this class actually gets my heart rate up better than other Yoga/Pilates fusion classes. Nice length and thoughtful meditations." - Nancy
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Coaches, team captains and/or players - contact me to schedule a workshop/cross-training session with your sports team. We will customize it to fit your needs (active recovery, team building, partner exercises)
Enhance physical & mental performance
flexibility ~ balance ~ strength ~ concentration ~ cross-training
reduce the risk of injury
Don't feel you're flexible?
Looking to gain confidence and deepen your practice?
Want to work on a certain area, focus or pose?
Looking to cross-train?
Want to experience the magic yoga has to offer for not only the body but the mind and soul too?
Schedule a private session and start working toward your personal fitness or mindfulness goals. Sessions tailored to meet your needs and desires. Sessions are 60 minutes long and ideally two sessions/week for a continued period of time if you want to see results. I am available for home visits depending on the location.
Contact me to set up your FREE initial consultation and for prices!
Interested in offering your employees yoga sessions after work? Yoga classes on site is a great way to support the health, well-being and performance of your employees.
I teach with beginners in mind
so all levels of experience are welcome.
Corporate Yoga Class Testimonials:
"I have tried yoga multiple times and have never enjoyed it but Missy made me love it! The cool down was my favorite as it gave me the only time in my week that I felt like I was doing something for myself. Just her voice and the music choice alone made for a better experience compared to the others I have tried" - Mallory
" Definitely reduced my stress levels and increased my flexibility. I am highly impressed" - Karishma
"I was able to go after a long day at work and relax, stretch, and focus on my breathing to calm me after a long day"
"I love everything... easy to understand, clear directions. I use some of the breathing techniques and mind relaxation daily. Amazing. It is something everyone should try... you just feel relaxed and good afterward" - Diane W
"I really enjoyed the class... usually went in a bit stressed from the day but always left feeling better and happy that I took the time for myself. Missy is a great instructor. Very easy to follow her instructions.... always provided words of encouragement and reminded us that everyone works at their own pace. You quickly learned not to compare yourself to the ability of others around you and that was liberating. I was surprised how much I progressed."
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