Yoga/Pilates Studio

Founders Park, Nelson, NZ


PREGNANCY YOGA with Jenny Ward

Tuesdays 5.30-6.30pm, Wednesdays 5.30-6.30pm.

Open to all pregnant women who are in the 2nd or 3rd trimester.

The course starts out slowly and builds gently each week aiming to enhance your health and support you through the changes that occur during pregnancy.

During the 6 weeks we will focus on increasing strength and reducing tension as well as learning breathing techniques to help feel more confident about labour and birth. 

Each class will include breath work, yoga postures and short flowing sequences followed by relaxation.

To register please email

GENTLE FLOW with Maya Lefebvre

Thursdays 9.45-11am

Drop in, tune in and gently move your body with the tune of the breath. A gentle yoga session will progress at a slow and steady pace. Asanas are primarily floor based with some reclined and sometimes standing poses, keeping the focus of the practice breath centered. Open to all levels.

All enquiries to

YOGA FOR ALL with Emily Whinney

Wednesdays 9.30-10.45am 

Last class 30th September at Natural Living studio


A Hatha based yoga practise for 'every'  'body'.  Whatever your age and stage in life or yoga this class is aimed to keep your spine flexible and your body connected and aligned.  A perfect class for those who may be coming back after a break from yoga, starting off or those wanting more awareness in their practise.  With emphasis on working with your body where it is right now - feel confident in your body, helping keep it supple and engaged.  Emily includes breath & relaxation techniques and with her encouraging, understanding manner will help you feel revived in body, mind and spirit.

Ph: 021 1066150

PILATES with Gabrielle Huygens

Fridays 9-10am (Intermediate)

10.15-11.15am (beginner's)

8 week course (during school term)
Gabrielle is a physiotherapist and has specialised in Pilates based exercises over the past 10 years, including “Clinical Pilates” for rehabilitation from injury as well as training in various types of studio equipment.   

This class focuses on specific techniques to make movements safe, effortless and enjoyable.  The classes are excellent for people wanting to improve their “ease of movement” and muscle balance, or if recovering from back pain or hip and shoulder injuries.  We will cover specific core strengthening of abdominal/gluteal and shoulder girdle muscles, plus mobility/control exercises.’  

$96 or causal $15/class. Ph: 027 657  8294.

EVENING FLOW with Maya Lefebvre

Mondays 5.45pm-7pm, changing to Wednesday's 5.45-7pm from 6th October onwards. 

This class blends physical postures along with internal alignment awareness to prepare for a restful evening. 

A full 75 min session to guide you softly through the practice.

Whatever shape you find yourself into as you come in, physical, mental or emotional, will be your playground to move into and explore beyond your beliefs.

All levels welcome as we mix and match in harmony with the group and the environment.

Casual class drop-in $15, and discounted class passes available.

For more info, contact Maya at

Image by Dane Wetton

NOBIRU with Marcia Pearson

Wednesday's  12:15 - 1:00pm 

Following the Hatha style; if you are new to yoga or returning after a break potentially this is the class for you. With a strong emphasis on listening to your body, grow into your practice with confidence and  the opportunity to extend with gradual options.

This is a snap lunchtime class- respecting time constraints; consequently we start promptly and finish on time.

A class for all ages and abilities. Welcoming and inclusive; celebrating our beautiful individual selves.

Cost $12 casual rate.

Contact 021743081 or