|Leslie Bradley, Director of Blue Spruce Yoga, has taught yoga in
the Iyengar tradition since 1985. She is certified at the Intermediate
Jr. III level and is a recommending teacher in the certification
process. She has been an assessor in the teacher certification process for over a decade. She has been serving for the last two years as Certification Chair for the United States. She has made many
trips to Pune, India to study directly with the Iyengars, most recently
in 2015. Her 17th annual teacher training takes place in 2016.|
Leslie was chosen as one of 70 women from 18 countries to attend the Women's Intensive with Geeta Iyengar, learning much about the application of yoga to women's specific needs. She studies with senior teachers in America on a regular basis. She has served as President, Vice President, and Secretary of IMIYA, the regional Iyengar association.
Leslie started yoga for the joy of the physical postures. Over the years of practice and study, she has found yoga philosophy to be a source of great comfort, inspiration and wisdom. B.K.S. Iyengar is of an ancient and respected lineage in the yoga tradition, and Leslie is grateful to have all the wisdom of her teachers and their teachers to inform her practice and teaching. She is also grateful to have the opportunity to share what she can with her students.