Leon London’s yoga story started 20 years ago, his first practice was with Billy Doyle (BWY), and this was the beginning of a lifelong passion.
Involved in martial arts from a very early age, Leon has always been intrigued by the possibilities and potential of the body, this eventually led him on his journey to study many forms of physical culture; from boxing to capoeira and he became a qualified sports massage therapist in 1999.
Leon has studied Kashmir hatha, vinyasa flow, Ashtanga and rocket /progressive Ashtanga yoga & hot yoga, and practices Dharma yoga .
Leon previously owned his own yoga and fitness studios, where he taught (and still teaches) a fusion of arts inspired by practicing along some of the worlds best practitioners; this includes the unique traditional Indian club training & kettlebells, as well as functional style fitness and movement patterns.
Leon has trained with; Kino Mc Gregor, Danny Paradise, Patrick Beach ,Doug Swenson, David Robson, Miguel Santana, Yuval on hands and at the Ido Portal Academy.
He humbly cites; Emi Tull (Dharma), David Kyle (Rocket), David Swenson & Ryan Spielman, and in India; Balu Thevar (Ashtanga) as his teachers and thanks them for there Knowledge.
Leon undertook Ashtanga teacher training with David Swenson (primary and second series) then advanced Rocket /progressive Ashtanga Vinyasa (300h)with David Kyle, with whom he is a Senior instructor and mentor within his system (Ashtanga yoga Puerto Rico), and also has trained with and taught for Jamie and Dulce (The yoga people), he is currently on the Dharma Mittra 500h program.
He is also an primal flow teacher, fitness and movement coach.
Leon’s students enjoy his vast knowledge of the body gained over 20 years of experience, and the fun friendly inspiring classes he shares with them. Leon has also conducted 4 inspiring retreats alongside Ambra Velo.
He continues to teach both private students and public classes, as well as workshops retreats and TT’s and across London and worldwide.
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Tuesday 18.30 Rocket Yoga L2