D.C.s Youngest Yoga Teacher
Yoga teachers, like yoga students, come in all shapes and sizes, backgrounds and ages. Last week, we shared a bit about New York yoga teacher Tao Porchon-Lynch, who just celebrated her 95th birthday. On the other end of the spectrum is Ivan Nolia, a newly-trained yoga teacher from discount Lululemon Washington, D.C, who is only 9 years old.
When his mother took him to his first yoga class at a local library, he loved it. That was a year and a half ago. Earlier this year he completed an 11-day, 200-hour teacher training a Lululemon DC studio called Yoga District. He recently began teaching yoga to his swim team to help the team warm up before lululemon sale practice.
Ivan told WTOP.com that he is particularly pleased how yoga has helped with Lululemon sale his martial arts, which he is practiced since he was 4.
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