CJ Lawing

CJ Lawing

BIRTHPLACE: I was born in Long Island, NY. At  4 years of age we moved. I grew my roots in Hendersonville, NC in the mountains. WHEN AND HOW DID YOU START PRACTICING YOGA? I was introduced to yoga by a girlfriend in 2004. It was myself, her, a Baron Baptiste video and...

Elisia Young

When and how did you start practicing Yoga? I started practicing yoga when I became sober from alcohol in 2013. I was struggling with tremors, low self-worth and high anxiety, and saw some pictures of yogis on Instagram that made me think “Hey maybe I can do...
Erica Kiely

Erica Kiely

When and how did you start practicing yoga? I took my first “official” yoga class in college and soon realized that I had been playing around with yoga for most of my childhood-I just didn’t have a name for it. How has yoga helped you grow as a person? Yoga allowed me...
Greg LaBarbera

Greg LaBarbera

Birthplace: Lewiston, NY When & how did you start practicing yoga: I began practicing yoga in early 2000, to help with chronic muscles tightness and soreness related to years of weight lifting and injuries from my days as a college football player.  My focus...
Kelley Barrett-Duncan

Kelley Barrett-Duncan

When and how did you start practicing yoga? I started practicing with yoga DVD’s in my early twenties. After I moved to North Carolina in 2008 I was looking for group activities to meet new people and enjoyed exploring different studios here in Charlotte. How has it...