Sheila Haswell · Ally Hill · Sara Raymond · Linda Jolliffe · Helen Connaughton · Evelyn Crosskey · Steve Lamont

The Teachers:

Sheila Teaching Sheila haswell has been teaching Iyengar Yoga for over 30 years. During that time she has visited the Iyengar Yoga Institute in Pune on six occasions, the most recent being in February 2011. She has attended classes with BKS Iyengar in London and Paris and both Geeta Iyengar’s visits to the UK.
Sheila is a senior teacher with a wealth of knowledge to give.
When not teaching at Sarva, Sheila is in great demand teaching in the UK and abroad. She has taught many summer schools and workshops. Sheila’s compassionate teaching style, depth of understanding and encouraging approach make her yoga events a not-to-be-missed experience.

Headstand by Ally Ally Hill founded the Sarva Iyengar Yoga Institute with Sheila Haswell in 2002. She passed her Introductory Teachers Certificate in 2004 and Intermediate Junior 1 in 2006. Ally has also studied with the Iyengar family in Pune, India - most recently in February 2011 - and at both Geeta Iyengar’s visits to the UK. Ally is a member of the Executive Committee (EX) of the IYA(UK).

Sara Raymond gained her Introductory certificate in 2005. She has studied Iyengar yoga since 1999. Sara is also Office Manager here at Sarva.

Linda Jolliffe has been practising yoga for over 16 years and passed her Introductory certificate in 1998 and her Intermediate Junior Level 1 in March 2007. Linda currently teaches classes for both Wycombe District Council and Bucks County Council as well as running her own classes in Bourne End.

Helen Connaughton gained her Introductory Certificate in October 2003. She has been studying yoga for many years and runs her own class in Windsor.

Evelyn Crosskey passed her Introductory Certificate in 2007 and her Intermediate Junior Level 1 in 2012. She was first introduced to Iyengar yoga by her father in the 1970's who practiced his yoga from books. In addition to her class at Sarva she teaches classes for adults and children in Oxfordshire.

Steve Lamont started practising Iyengar yoga in 1995 and since 1998 he has visited India to study. He has been teaching full time since 2002. He is an intermediate junior level 3 Iyengar teacher (2007). He co-owned and directed the Iyengar Institute of Birmingham for 10 years and now teaches in St Albans where he lives with his family. “I enjoy the challenge, depth and reward of practising yoga asana and integrating yoga and ayurveda into my everyday life.”

All yoga classes and workshops at the centre are conducted by teachers who hold the international Iyengar Yoga Certification Mark, a symbol of excellence and authenticity in teaching the Iyengar method in its purest form.

Sheila Haswell · Ally Hill · Sara Raymond · Linda Jolliffe · Helen Connaughton · Evelyn Crosskey · Steve Lamont