Andrea is a featured teacher with Yoga International and long time student and assistant of Judith Hanson Lasater. Smitten with yoga at age 15 and teaching since age 22, Andrea has 18 years of teaching experience, 27 years of practice and over 2000 hours of yoga training with many senior teachers including Ramanand Patel, Francois Raoult, Chuck Miller and Maty Ezraty. She has more than 800 hours of study with Judith Lasater who she has assisted and studied with since 2004.
Andrea served as an faculty at George Brown College for 5 years as a lecturer creating curriculum on critical thinking and cultural analysis before her yoga teaching practice drew her out of city. She shares yoga in Canada and in the United States, Japan, Europe and Oceania offering teacher trainings and workshops in Restorative Yoga, Applied Anatomy, Asana, and full teacher trainings. She has a degree in Philosophy including courses in Eastern and Indian Philosophy. Her articles and podcasts can be found online.
Andrea has an energetic, gentle and caring teaching style and seeks to make her classes educational, clear, fun and inclusive. Andrea is known for attempting jokes in class which are only sometimes funny.
“Andrea Peloso is a dedicated teacher who I trust to offer excellent instruction. She cares deeply for yoga students and the practice of yoga.”