As teacher, performer and adventurer, Ari focuses on the uniqueness of each person; the demands of both body and individuality. With a long history of yoga practice spanning over 25 years, Ari is a passionate and dedicated student of the yoga tradition. Having studied and practiced with many respected teachers worldwide including; Maty Ezraty, Bharath Shetty, Shiva Rea, Annie Carpenter, Joan Hyman, Simon Park, Nicky Knoff and Shandor Remete to name a few.
Ari is particularly adept at modifying and adapting the yoga practice for any level and is known for creative sequencing that takes students safely to new levels of exploration. With an approach to yoga that fuses breath in relationship to body movements, Ari interweaves elements of creative mandala sequencing in a style that moves between traditional and explorative, in balanced harmony with alignment principles that create a unique and fulfilling yoga experience.
Currently, Ari holds over 1,500 hours of accredited Yoga teacher-training in various styles, merging the traditional with a knowledge of gymnastics, martial arts and aerial acrobatics. Uniting yoga with these great variety of disciplines and embodying it in personal practice.
He now holds teacher trainings, retreats and workshops worldwide while mentoring the next generation of teachers.
500+ hours Ashtanga/Hatha Yoga with Bharath Shetty, Aananda Yoga, Mysore, India
500 hours Elemental Prana Vinyasa with Shiva Rea, Greece, India
100 hours The heart of a yoga teacher with Maty Ezraty
50 hours in the Art of Alignment and Assists with Kat Clayton, Sydney
50 hours Yin teacher training with Sarah Owen
50 hours Super Sequencing with Noelle Connelly, Sydney
50 hours Yoga Therapeutics 101 with Joanne Gates, Sarah Routhier, Sydney
50 hours Advanced Energetics and Assisting with Simon Park, Sydney
25 hours Travelling from the Outside In with Joan Hyman, Sydney
24 hours Applied Anatomy & Physiology of Yoga with Yoga Synergy, Sydney