Yoga 2018

Zen Vibe YogaYoga with Zen Vibe Yoga, LLC11:00 a.m.
Searchlight YogaKids Yoga (at the Kids Zone)11:30 a.m.
Searchlight YogaAll Levels Yoga12:00 p.m.
Flow SpaceCommunity Vinyasa Flow1:00 p.m.
Zen YogaKids Yoga (at the Kids Zone)1:30 p.m.
Barre ForteBodyFlow2:00 p.m.
Goloka Yoga Kids Yoga (at the Kids Zone)2:30 p.m.
Zen YogaYoga for Athletes3:00 p.m.
Yoga Pod GainesvilleAll Levels podFLOW Vinyasa4:00 p.m.

Lauren Wilsman, Zen Vibe Yoga

Zen Vibe Yoga, LLC was founded by Lauren Wilsman in 2014, and is a mobile yoga business that serves Gainesville, Fla. and its surrounding areas. Zen Vibe Yoga, LLC was built on the foundation of making yoga accessible for people of every body type, and of any or no flexibility or yoga experience. Lauren specializes in at-home private yoga sessions and on-site workplace yoga classes, bringing the yoga studio to the client and her students. She is a 500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher through Yoga Alliance, with 300 hours of her training taking place in India. Lauren has logged over 1,300 yoga teaching hours to date, with many of those hours being obtained through one-on-one sessions with her private yoga clients.


Searchlight Yoga

Searchlight Yoga LLC is a yoga studio that features the premier yoga teachers and brightest new talent our town has to offer. The studio specializes in classes that suit the general public and accommodate the most accomplished practitioners. Searchlight provides absolute support and a sense of community to anyone who wishes to join, a peaceful place for people to really sink in and get to experience the core of yoga; to find themselves and heal through yoga.



Maggie Rucker, Flow Space

Maggie Rucker, Flow Space Manager & Co-Owner, was trained in Kripalu style but now instructs a wide array of styles: Vinyasa, Restorative, and Hatha primarily. Her thousands of hours of teaching experience in her hometown, Gainesville, has helped her find her flow, develop tight bonds with this community, and express her passion for this movement art. She believes yoga is a movement meditation that dissolves chatter from the mind, thus bringing clarity and crystallized self-connection.



Brinn Strange, Barre Forte

Brinn is the owner of Barre Forte fitness studio, which has been opened since May 2015. Alongside Barre she enjoys teaching BodyFlow–a beautiful blend of yoga, Pilates, and tai chi. Her goal is to help her clients to ‘meet their best’ while getting a great workout and having fun! She lives in NW Gainesville with her husband, 1-year old son, and two dogs.



Mahamohini Balynas, Goloka Yoga for Kids/Sanctuary Alachua

Classes are taught by experienced instructor and owner of Goloka Kids Yoga, Maha Mohini. Mohini has trained with Yoga Alliance accredited schools; Global Family Yoga and Kidding Around Yoga, and has 20+ years of experience working with children of all ages.




Ceci Pratt, Zen Yoga

Originally from Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Ceci completed her 200-hour Teacher Training at The Grinning Yogi Pdx. In March of 2017 she moved to Gainesville, FL where she has created Zen Yoga studio along with her husband. Ceci has found in yoga a practice that awakens the body & mind in a more authentic way. The tools that yoga offers: meditation, movement, pranayama (breathing), relaxation techniques has invited her to find connection within herself, feel centered and grounded. Outside of yoga, she plays racquetball and enjoys outdoor adventures. She is passionate about this practice and can´t wait to share it with you.



Yoga Pod Gainesville

“At Yoga Pod, we commit to breathe first and act second. We cultivate discipline through the rigor, heat, and focus of our practice. Through infectious, positive attitude and culture, we create community and build an impactful tribe. We strive to live in harmony with nature and our open, compassionate hearts guide us to do the right thing.”