After practicing yoga for over 15 years and finding a growing desire to share it with others Marla founds herself at a beautiful ashram in the mountains of Colorado where she completed 200 hours of yoga teacher training at Shoshoni. Classically trained in Shambava yoga, Marla enjoys learning about all disciplines of yoga and combines them to fit her own unique style of teaching. With over 400 hours of teacher training, she currently works towards 500 hours with a primary focus on functional yoga for all ages.
Marla has studied lyengar with Maty Ezraty, yoga as therapy with Doug Keller, and functional anatomy with Ray Long. With a passion for learning and exploring, Marla is a life long student! Some of her exploration has led her to studying lyengar with Maty Ezraty, yoga as therapy with Doug Keller, and functional anatomy with Ray Long. The journey never ends!
"I would love to live like a river flows, carried by the surprise of its own unfolding."
- John O'Donohue