Hometown: Makawao, Hawaii
Birthday: January 17
Training/education: Yoga Works, NYU BFA, NYU Master’s Candidate, SKYTING Mentorship
Mentor: Krissy + Chloe
Favorite prop: blocks!
Primary practice: on the daily — asana and pranayama
Teaching style: alignment based and explorative
What poses do you always teach: downward dog
Favorite pose? ankle to knee is offering a lot of lessons right now
Least favorite pose? ankle to knee is offering a lot of lessons right now
NYC neighborhood: Clinton Hill
Favorite fruit: lilikoi, mango + papaya
Favorite tunes for yoga: coffee shop music, Emily King, jazzy things
Most embarrassing yoga moment?: I can’t think of one!
Interests outside of yoga: theater, dance, poetry, surfing, reading
Special talent: I can cartwheel with a cane
Hunter or gatherer: gatherer
What word do you always spell wrong: business
Alien life?: gives me the willies to think about it — but, most likely, yes
Anything else you want to add? nope.
Social media handle/website: @elisesokolow