Jimmy Barkan is a Master Yoga Teacher certified by Ghosh’s College of India, Calcutta, India in 1981. One of the pioneers of Hot Yoga in the United States, Jimmy practiced daily under the guidance of Bikram Choudhury as his most Senior Teacher, an accomplishment very few have since obtained.
Jimmy’s first yoga studio, Yoga College Of India, opened in Fort Lauderdale, Florida January 20, 1983. Jimmy has worked with of our country’s top professional athletes throughout the years including members of the NFL, NBA, NHL, The 1997 World Series Champions Florida Marlins and PGA Tour players.
Since 1986, Jimmy has certified over 1500 Bikram and Barkan Method Teachers.
Rebranded in 2002 as The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga, Jimmy’s Level I Barkan Method Teacher Training programs are based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and held all over the world. In recent years Barkan has trained students in Japan, Iceland, Hungary, Australia, to name a few. Barkan also offers Level II, and III Teacher Training programs throughout the year in Fort Lauderdale and Costa Rica and Australia.
We are so excited to have Jimmy instruct at the studio! You do not want to miss this opportunity to learn from a master instructor of hot yoga, so reserve your class or classes today, as space is limited!!
Jimmy will be instructing classes on Friday, October 26th and Saturday, October 27th.
Friday's class is a HOT Vinyasa from 5:30pm - 7:30pm; Saturday's class is the Barkan Method of Hot Yoga, similar to Bikram, from 9:30am - 11:30am.
During both classes, Jimmy will lead a brief discussion on Hot Yoga, followed by workshopping a particular pose, meaning you will receive an in-depth analysis of how to properly execute a pose, followed by a class instructed by Jimmy.
Use the following links to reserve your space or spaces. Cost for each 2-hour class is $35 or save $10 by attending both!
Each of us at Twisted Roots Yoga & Wellness is committed to offering you the gift of yoga in a variety of forms. Yoga is the Vedic Sanskrit term meaning to yoke or join. Through your continued practice of yoga, you will begin a transformation which allows you to join your physical self with your mental and spiritual self. Whether you choose to practice Ashtanga/Mysore, Bikram (hot yoga), Hatha, Iyengar, Vinyasa (hot yoga), or Yin, you will leave our studio feeling both rejuvenated and restored. Each of us looks forward to sharing our love of yoga with you as you either begin your yogic path or continue in your journey. Together, we create and strengthen our yogic community. ~Namaste
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