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Yoga… Now With Critters!

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga… Now With Critters!

“Wild animals are magical. Being close to one can transform your thinking about the planet we share with them,” says Kelly Mehring co-owner of Mat Happy Yoga and volunteer at the Ohio Wildlife Center. “Melding my love of wild animals and yoga is one of my favorite things, and now the Ohio Wildlife Center has […]

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Yoga On High Announces Date for Relocation

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga On High Announces Date for Relocation

“So much of our energy has gone into this High Street location for almost 20 years,” said Marcia Miller, co-owner and founder of Yoga On High, Marcia Miller. “It is going to be hard to transfer.” Earlier this year, Yoga On High announced that their lease at 1081 N. High St. would end with summer of […]

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15 Places to Find Hot Yoga in Columbus

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire 15 Places to Find Hot Yoga in Columbus

Columbus is a great place for hot yoga! Last year, national brands Yoga Six and CorePower came to town and really raised the bar for yoga studio amenities like showers. Blue Spot Yoga opened in Bexley delivering high heat and vigorous yoga. Modo Yoga (based in Canada) opened it’s lovely studio just a mile from […]

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Balanced Yoga Opens in German Village

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Balanced Yoga Opens in German Village

Balanced Yoga’s German Village branch is open! Located at the corner of Thurman and Jaeger, the lovely brick building and surprisingly generous parking lot are ready to give south side residents and Balanced Yoga fans a great new place for yoga. “There were lots of unexpected surprises in this location,” noted Leah Westwater, owner of […]

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Youth Yoga Project Expanding in Columbus

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Youth Yoga Project Expanding in Columbus

“’I wish I had yoga when I was a kid in school.’ ‘I am so glad to hear kids have access to yoga in schools now.’ ‘Replace detention with yoga? I AM IN!’” These are some of the comments that make the Youth Yoga Project founders Julia Handelman and Lauren Greenspan smile. Last year, they […]

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LIT Life + Yoga in Italian Village Opens Today

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire LIT Life + Yoga in Italian Village Opens Today

“I am raising the bar,” says Debra Penzone, creator and owner of LIT Life + Yoga opening December 2 at 999 N. Fourth St. “This will be yoga like never before in Columbus. Our classes will touch every one of your senses and illuminate every part of your life.” Studio manager and teacher Babajide Ogunmola […]

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Modo Yoga to Hold Pet Adoption Event

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Modo Yoga to Hold Pet Adoption Event

“She rescued me,” Modo Yoga co-owner, Chad Underwood says about Midge, his 4-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback he adopted. Underwood owns Modo Yoga with Elizabeth Moore, who also loves animals. “Midge came at a time where I needed to realize that I was responsible for more than myself,” says Underwood. Midge is now the mascot at Modo […]

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