Creating an Inclusive Culture in Yoga Class*

Presented by Dianne Bondy, E-RYT 500, YACEP; Cherie Hotchkiss, E-RYT 200, YACEP; and Sid McNairy, E-RYT 500, YACEP | Published on: June 6, 2018

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About This Workshop

Join a webcast discussion about fostering an authentic, inclusive space in the yoga classroom. Dianne Bondy, Cherie Hotchkiss, and Sid McNairy share how they personally create an inclusive culture through representation, environment and outreach. During the webcast, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and share your ideas and methods for fostering inclusivity in yoga.

About the presenters

Dianne Bondy, E-RYT 500, YACEP is a social justice activist and leading voice for the Yoga For All movement. She empowers followers all over the world – regardless of shape, size, ethnicity or ability to practice yoga.

Cherie Hotchkiss, E-RYT 200, YACEP is an experienced yoga teacher diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, giving her unique tools to manage the disease. Cherie teaches Adaptive Y.O.G.A. to help people experience the benefits of yoga.

Sid McNairy, E-RYT 500, YACEP is a former football coach who integrated yoga into his team’s training. He now participates in humanitarian work benefiting the First Nation Peace Project and is currently on tour with Peace Across America which is in several communities around the US.

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