Bryan Harrelson's teaching style focuses on alignment and breath. A regular meditator he sometimes uses meditation to begin and/or end his classes. Bryan teaches an all levels yoga class that will both make beginners feel comfortable and challenge advanced practitioners. He has 380 Yoga Alliance Certified hours in Ashtanga yoga as well as Anusara. He has trained with Sianna Sherman and Noah Maze and practiced under Darren Main, Darcy Lyons, and Kenny Graham. Bryan hopes to help people accept and love where they are so that they can begin to move forward.
Ken Breniman has practiced yoga for over 8 years and became certified with Yoga Alliance as a RYT-200 after graduating from Yoga Tree's Yoga Teacher Training program in 2006. In the Bay Area, Ken offers a weekly Nude Men's class and a monthly Nude Yoga Social. Ken provides eclectic Non-denominational Hatha yoga guidance, honoring a variety of traditions, such as Iyengar aligment principles, invigorating Kudalini Kriya, and playful Acroyoga-inspired partnerwork. Ken's 'day job' is that of a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Ken is currently working on his Yoga Therapist certification at the Ananda Seva Mission in Santa Rosa, CA.
Mark Haviland C.M.T. from San Francisco will be joining us at the retreat this year, offering his attuned bodywork to deepen your yoga practice. His heart-felt touch will assist you in exploring the depths of not only your physical practice, it will also allow you to integrate emotional, psychological and even spiritually. He is offering to retreat participants a reduced rate of $75 per hour session 25% off his regular rate. On top of that you can purchase three one hour sessions for $200. For more information about Mark and his work you can go to: http://www.yelp.com/biz/beyond-bodywork-san-francisco
In Week 2 of a two-week Men's Tropical Holiday we'll really be ready for some tropical languor... as well as the festivities and fun of the holiday season. Beaches, mountains, waterfalls, snorkeling, hiking, warm pools, steam vents and tropical forest are all within easy reach. Enjoy the dancing, the cutlture, the fabulous food, and the company of like-minded men!
About the Facilitator(s)
This event is presented by Kalani key board and staff, including Richard Koob, Mark Kadota and others. Please visit the About section of our website for more information about Kalani and our staff.
Deepen your yoga practice in paradise and experience the healing energies, freedom and adventure of the Big Island of Hawaii.
Join us for a fun, all male yoga adventure. Enjoy daily nude yoga classes in a relaxed, friendly environment while playing on the Big Island with a group of like-minded men. We are offering free upgrades based on availability.
About the Facilitator(s)
Jared has been living, deepening and sharing his yoga flow practice on the Big Island of Hawaii for the past seven years. Originally from the foothills of southern British Columbia, Jared first discovered his resonance with the practice ten years ago through the classic Ashtanga series. Jared received his certification to teach hatha yoga in the fall of 2001 through Kalani's Yoga Teacher Training program. He has felt blessed to be able to also study the art of teaching Vinyasa yoga with Shiva Rea, and has recently been inspired by the teachings of Darren Main, Kathy Elder and Tyler Blank.
Dennis moved to Hawaii in 2001 to study, practice and teach yoga. He began his Kundalini practice with Gurmukh in 2001, the same year he completed Kalani's Teacher Training and Don and Amba Stepelton's Interdisciplinary Yoga Training. He has since completed Yogi Bhajan's Self Mastery Kundalini Training program and loves teaching Kundalini Yoga at Kalani Oceanside Retreat Center.
Matthew first moved to the Big Island in 1999. He studied yoga at Kalani under Kathy Elder and graduated from Kalani's Yoga Teacher Training 2002. He also holds a Thai Massage Teachers Certificate. His personal practice integrates massage, partner yoga, and yoga theory as well as a spiritual connection to Hawai'i.