NORTH SHORE SCHOOL OF YOGA
Explore Your Fullest Potential
North Shore School of Yoga offers certifying 200 hour and 300 hour programs lead by Hilary Richard, Coley Bryan, Robyn Gimler, Marc St Pierre, and more. With decades of experience combined, our teachers offer a wealth of knowledge from philosophy, anatomy, alignment, therapeutic modalities such as yin and restorative, and demystifying the subtle body. Every training offers guest speakers in ayurveda, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and philosophy. North Shore School of Yoga is registered with Yoga Alliance and trainings are offered through Yoga Sakti in Salem, MA. Our name was inspired from a lifetime of living in one of the most beautiful areas of the world.
WHO WE ENROLL
Serious about teaching?
Interested in taking our 200 hour program? We ask that you have at least five years of experience practicing yoga. Already certified and want to further your knowledge and education? We recommend that you have been teaching for at least two years. Education is important, but we want our students to be currently teaching and "getting their feet wet" in the field.
Complete Our 200 Hour Training
200 HOUR TEACHER TRAINING
Our 200 hour certifying course is registered under Yoga Alliance and lead by Hilary Richard, Coley Bryan, Robyn Gimler, Marc St Pierre, and Maida Broudo. Subjects covered include:
*history of yoga
*subtle body anatomy
*business of yoga
Next 200 Hour Training starts in January 2022! Stay tuned!
Already completed a 200 hour training?
Get certified, get your feet wet teaching, and then get ready for the next step with our 300 hour training!
THE 300 HOUR FUNCTIONAL ALIGNMENT TEACHER TRAINNG
The next step
300 HOUR TEACHER TRAINING
COMING SOON! This program is for teachers who are serious about furthering their education. Expect to go deeper into anatomy, to start to question the value of outdated alignment cues, and to start to master and understanding of the biomechanics of the human body. There will be in depth look at the ancient philosophies, subtle body anatomy, and ethics. You will be asked to "live a life of yoga" through studies on ayurveda and traditional chinese medicine. Every student will be expected to complete "The Project" to present at the end which is designed to help you develop as a teacher. Keep your eyes open for enrolment as this program will start in winter of 2022.
Hilary Richard (LMT, E-RYT500) is a multi-modality yoga teacher specializing in alignment based vinyasa, yin yoga, restorative, and is also a licensed massage therapist. Having studied the body for a decade, she has a deep understanding of anatomy and skeletal variation. Her classes are intended on creating strong, nourished and healthy individuals, while cultivating internal awareness.
After finally being able to identify that anxiety was something she had been dealing with for years, Robyn not only discovered the practice of yoga but her desire to spread the practice to those who suffer with mental illnesses. Her goal is to create safe and welcoming environments for every body that wants to practice and she has a special focus in strong vinyasa flows that work to build strength mentally as well as physically.
Coley Bryan (RYT-500, THAI MASSAGE) is a yoga teacher trained in vinyasa and restorative yoga. His teachings are also informed by his training and practice of Thai Yoga Massage. He believes yoga offers tools to increase human wellbeing, and he is passionate about sharing those teachings. Coley believes the breath is the foundation of yoga and life. He is a passionate student of human anatomy, yoga therapy, yoga philosophy, meditation and breath.
MARC ST PIERRE
Marc St Pierre has over 20 years of experience teaching yoga. He’s lead trainings, retreats, and festivals worldwide and has earned the reputation as “a teacher’s teacher.”
Having studied styles from Iyengar Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, yoga therapeutics as well as having been a certified Anusara Yoga teacher, Marc adapted his teaching; ultimately employing yoga asana as a practice of awareness.
As an oncology healthcare practitioner, teacher and writer, Maida believes in the power of the body, and the importance of taking care of it. The connection of the mind, body, and spirit is vital, and taking time to devote oneself to yoga offers rewards on and off the mat. Maida’s classes are constantly evolving and changing. You will never have the same class twice! Ranging from beginner friendly classes to master classes, Maida is able to teach a wide range of students in a relatable and often humorous way. With her in-depth knowledge of the body and anatomy, Maida is able to assist her clients and offer a variety of poses and modifications.
"Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners"