Owner & Yoga Teacher
Matthew has been teaching yoga since 2015 and practicing for more than 15 years.
He founded Brewer Street Yoga in 2019 to bring his style of yoga for men to a wider audience, and is now joined by a dozen amazing teachers who share his vision and ethos.
Conleth started his yoga journey in 2007. He immediately went straight for the hot, Bikram (now known as "26x2 Yoga") option and has never looked back. He was hooked and has been practicing regularly ever since. His main reason for starting yoga was to 'lose a bit of weight', but quickly discovered the huge amount of mental benefits that came with being a yogi.
Yoga and Fitness Teacher
Kage is from a professional dance and theatre background and fell into yoga as it was the “cool thing” all the other dancers were doing. From a fashion trend it became a true love and he has been practicing yoga for over 10 years and became a yoga teacher 2019.
Peter fell in love with yoga 23 years ago when he lived in San Francisco and observed a group of yogis practicing with such inspiring grace and integrity early in the morning during a burning man festival in the Nevada desert. He practices a combination of yoga, meditation and drawing as a daily ritual and is influenced by traditions such as ashtanga, vinyasa flow, yoga nidra (sleep yoga), Buddhist meditation, restorative and yin yoga, somatic yoga, mindfulness and neo tantra.
Tony grew up in New Zealand and was first introduced to yoga in 2008 to help to balance his stressful corporate work, and his fitness and rock climbing training when he moved to London. But it wasn't until 2019 when he made the yoga practice a part of his daily life and started to understand the true journey of the yogi.
Hi, I am Andrea. I have always been active, running and regularly going to the gym. That is how I started my journey into yoga. At first I looked at it as another physical activity to mix into my weekly routine.
Craig has been offering teachings of Yoga and meditation for 20 years. He has studied and taught various styles including; Satyananda, Sivananda, Ashtanga, Baptisite and Forrest, he has also taken further trainings in Yoga therapy with Yoga Campus and the Yoga Biomedical Trust and studied Sanskrit, Vedic chanting and Kirtan (devotional chanting) and also interweaves Buddhism and Shamanism into his teaching.
Matt came to yoga, movement and exercise later in life after a personal transformation, with a background in science and a passion for understanding movement and fitness as a whole.
Stefan has been an active yogi since 2004, having discovered the powerful physical and spiritual practice after a serious running injury. He completed his yoga teacher certification (RYT 200) in mid-2017. He believes that, through yoga, everyone can tap into the energy and awareness contained within.
Antonio first encountered Yoga in 1997 in Mexico while training as an actor. He was instantly drawn by it as it was clear to him that the effects of the practice were very different from those experienced as a result of other disciplines such as dance and sports.
Giacomo (Giaky) is a London-based dancer, lecturer and yoga teacher.
Coming from a dance background, Giacomo brings his embodied knowledge of the human body and his passion for movement to the yoga studio.
Paul has performed most of his life on stage as a professional dancer and singer.
His passion for yoga came a bit later and he instantly fell in love with not just the asana practice but the great lessons it has taught; Living Life with purpose, gratitude, love, compassion, and patience, letting go of attachment and expectations.
Qi Gong & Thai Yoga Massage Teacher
Stephen first trained in Thai Yoga Massage in Chiang Mai in 2011 and since then has trained in 13 other styles of Thai, Ayurvedic, Balinese and Moroccan massage which he offers from his massage practice in East Dulwich: www.thai-vedicmassage.co.uk
During the Pandemic he had to close his massage business for 8 months, so took the opportunity to do some online Qi Gong teacher training with Lee Holden Qi Gong and when restrictions eased as a Forest Bathing Guide.
Teaching at BSY
Unlike many big box commercial studios that use the word 'community' because their marketing strategist said it would sound good, at our small studio we really are a community and all our teachers are also students at the studio.
If you're interested in teaching at the studio, please don't just send us an email! Attend some classes. Get to know us and our vibe. Become a part of our community. Attend some of our social events. Then, after a couple of weeks and having got to know us, have a chat.