ABOUT KATHY RAN SYT MA
YOGA TEACHER I OWNER I DIRECTOR
Kathy's approach to yoga is one that honors the need for individual self study with the aim of improving interpersonal relations and common-unity. Kathy has studied yoga since 1999, with teachers such as Duncan Wong, Shiva Rae, Desiree Rumbaugh, Bikram, Larry Shultz and Iyengar.
Kathy loves all things about yoga, its lifestyle, the way it makes your feel and the desire to always come back to the mat. Kathy was led to yoga like many others to stay fit and feel better in our own bodies. From her very first hot yoga class she was hooked and the rest is history. It was her quest and journey to discover as much as she could about this amazing practice and truly enjoys sharing that love with others. She has owned 3 other yoga studios, is a yearly presentor at Om Yoga Show in both Manchester and London, and Soul Circus Yoga Festival. Kathy also leads yoga certification programs in 200 hour Hot yoga and Vinyasa yoga teacher training & a 300 hour advanced yoga teacher certification. She is highly regarded in the yoga community both here and in the USA , earning the title of senior yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance UK and experienced yoga teacher US, along with being named a yoga elder with the Independant Yoga Network.
Kathy runs a number of trainings and retreats yearly and loves to travel and share her experience and knowledge with others. She is the proud founder of World Yoga Retreats, Yoga University, Therapeutic Yoga and Accessible Chair Yoga. She continues to learn and grow her knowledge in order to enhance the wonderful world of yoga.
She has over 15,000 hours of teaching experience and holds a Sports Yoga Certification, Vinyasa yoga certification, Anusara inspired teacher certification, Hot Yoga certification and a masters degree in Physical Science. Kathy continues to learn and share her knoweldge of yoga- "the journey is the destination..."