Schedule

 

Click through to the individual session page to read a full write up and bio of each speaker. You can choose your sessions when purchasing your tickets, but spaces are allocated on a first-come first-serve basis, so don't delay!

 

Saturday

opening ceremony, 09.30-10.00

Hosted by David Sye

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session one, 10:00 - 11:30

David Sye: Yogabeats - A Celebration of the Human Spirit

Doug Keller: The Core of Movement: Sacral Rhythm and the Health of the Sarcoiliac Joint in Yoga Practice 

Scott JohnsonAshtanga Yoga, cultivating a practice for life

Ruth Westoby: Ashtanga: Form and Release

Ruby Reed & Christabel Reed: Practicing for Peace Inside and Out

Miranda Taylor: Movement and Sound

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session two, 12:00-13:00

David Sye: Yogabeats - A Celebration of the Human Spirit

Ruth Westoby: Women and the Esoteric Feminine in Yoga – a Historical Perspective

Doug KellerShoulder 'Opening': Rethinking the Shoulders through Complementary Spirals 

Dr Michael Geary: Dharma Dynamics — ‘The secret of how things work’ (Vedic Astrology)

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Lunch, 13:00-14:00

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session three, 14:00-15:30

Satish Kumar: Yoga As A Way of Life

Mark SingletonDharma ain’t what it used to be

Françoise FreedmanOpen a new Dharma cycle with prenatal yoga on and off the mat

Jaqueline Hargreaves & Jason BirchHaṭhābhyāsapaddhati: A Re-construction of the Practice

Bridget Woods-KramerSequencing Masterclass

session four, 16:00-17:30

Goat Yoga: The Old Goat Masterclass (sold out)

Heather Mason: Yoga and Mental Health

Karuna JackmanDharma in Action for Autism

Film Seminar & Panel with Mark Singleton, Jacqueline Hargreaves, Jason Birch & Ruth Westoby: Haṭhābhyāsapaddhati: A Precursor to Modern Yoga

Bridget Woods KramerUpayas Masterclass

Miranda Taylor: The Sacred Sound

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The BWY London AGM will take place at the end of the day on Saturday, from 17.30 - 18.30.

Sunday

session one, 10:00 - 11:30

Gary Carter: Exploring the Way of Gravity

Scott Johnson: Ashtanga Yoga, the self practice method as a tool for waking up

Bridget Thornborrow & Sarah Lindsey: Opening the Heart - the path towards backarches via spirals and twists

Colin Dunsmuir: Doing your Dharma: finding purpose in practice

Susanne Lahusen: Hypermobility: Finding the Middle Way

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session two, 12:00-13:00

Gary Carter: Exploring the Way of Gravity

Andrea KwiatkowskiLife of Chi

Zoe KnottPreps for Supported Handstand

Tarik DervishDharma and your Ayurvedic Prakruti

Ruby Reed & Christabel Reed: Rewilding from Within

Susanne Lahusen: Balancing Stability and Mobility in Vinyasa Flow

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Lunch, 13:00-14:00

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session three, 14:00-15:30

Andrea KwiatkowskiLeave your mind alone!

Zoe KnottSupine Hip and Hamstring Stretches

Tara Fraser: Patterns, context and freedom to change - how to yoga in the modern world

Karuna Jackman: Reaching Dharma for Special Needs

Françoise FreedmanPostnatal Yoga as re-creation of core alignment with Dharma with breath and micro-movements

Lisa Kaley-Isley: Cultivating Sattva: Empowering the Mind to Follow Dharma

session four, 16:00-17:30

Heather MasonHow Yoga Can Change the World

David Sye: Moving Beyond Boundaries, and The Sacred Ancestors

Wendy HaringBringing Dharma into Practice

Tarik Dervish: How to pay homage to yourself in Yoga

Tara Fraser: Patterns, context and freedom to change - how to yoga in the modern world

Liz Lark: Crossing The Rainbow Bridge

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CLOSING CEREMONY, 17:30-18:00