Iyengar Yoga Events

Find out about Iyengar Yoga workshops and other events in the Sheffield area

SADIYI and SADIYI teachers organise various yoga workshops and special events in Sheffield throughout the year. Here you can find out what Iyengar yoga events are happening locally and link to more information.

September Events

'Back on the mat' yoga weekend (General/Intermediate level) with Pascale Vacher - Day 1

Sat, 1 Sep 2018
10:00pm - 2:30 pm
ZagYoga Iyengar Studio (S2)
Pascale Vacher
£50 for the full event, £30 per day (£45/25 concession)
Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Teachers

This day is part of a yoga weekend running on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd September 2018.
These two days will complement each other but can also be booked separately if spaces available.
The Saturday class will explore a range of asanas to gradually open up the body, revisiting familiar Introductory asanas and exploring their relationships with more challenging Intermediate level asanas.
It is open to anyone attending regular Intermediate Iyengar yoga classes or by permission of the teacher. Please ask if unsure.

'Back on the mat' yoga weekend (General/Intermediate level) with Pascale Vacher - Day 1

Sun, 2 Sep 2018
10:00pm - 2:30 pm
ZagYoga Iyengar Studio (S2)
Pascale Vacher
£50 for the full event, £30 per day (£45/25 concession)
Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Teachers

This day is part of a yoga weekend running on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd September 2018.
These two days will complement each other but can also be booked separately if spaces available.
The Sunday class will continue from the Saturday programme, focusing on Intermediate level asanas.
It is open to anyone attending regular Intermediate Iyengar yoga classes or by permission of the teacher. Please ask if unsure.

Refresher class with Emma Norminton

Sat, 8 Sep 2018
10:00am - 11:30 am
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
Emma Norminton
£5 for SYC students who have attended class within the last 18 months
Open to all

Emma is one of our popular Introductory teachers. She will guide you through a varied set of poses to ease out tightness from those summer travels and help you get back to your mat.
For existing students who have attended class within the last 18 months.

'Back on the mat' yoga day for Beginners and all with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 9 Sep 2018
10:00pm - 2:00 pm
ZagYoga Iyengar Studio (S2)
Pascale Vacher
£25 (£20 concession)
Open to all, Beginner 1, Beginner 2

Time to get back on the mat…
This class is the first in a new series of monthly workshops which explore and deepen our understanding of Introductory level asanas and help consolidate a budding home practice. On this day, the slightly longer program includes asana practice as well as restorative yoga and pranayama.

  • Asana - 10.00am to 12.30pm
  • Restorative and Pranayama - 1.00pm to 2.00pm
  • (Optional - Shared lunch after the class)
The classes are designed for anyone who has been practising the Iyengar method for at least six months. Please ask if unsure.

Monthly Workshop with Monica Bejarano-Cortes

This workshop is suitable for students with at least 2 years of regular class attendance. Explore and refine your practice. Booking is essential. Please contact Monica either by email Monica or text/call 07597129471.

October Events

Yoga Therapy Course for Teachers with Stephanie Quirk - Module 2

Fri, 5 Oct 2018
9:00am - 5:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
tbc
Teachers

Stephanie Quirk One of our most respected therapy teachers brings her experience of 20 years living in Pune, assisting in medical classes.
This is the second of 4 modules. It is a 4-day event from Friday 5th to Monday 8th October.
Contact the Sheffield Yoga Centre office for more information - limited places remaining

Intermediate Yoga class with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 7 Oct 2018
10:00am - 12:30 pm
A Yoga Room (S11)
Pascale Vacher
£18
Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Teachers

These classes focus on deepening understanding of Introductory level asanas as well as introducing and exploring some Intermediate level asanas.
They run monthly and are designed for students attending regular Intermediate Iyengar yoga classes or by permission of the teacher. Please ask if unsure!

Beginners Workshop with Emma Rattenbury

Emma is well known for her ability to encourage and support Beginners. If you have never done a Workshop before, this is a great one for you. You will enjoy the slower pace and a chance to ask questions.

Workshop for Beginners and All with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 14 Oct 2018
10:00am - 12:30 pm
A Yoga Room (S11)
Pascale Vacher
£18 (£15 concession)
Open to all, Beginner 1, Beginner 2

These ‘monthly’ classes focus mainly on standing postures which aim to build up strength, flexibility and stamina. They also include the practice of supine and seated postures as well as Sarvangasana (shoulder stand) and introduce Sirsasana (headstand).
They are open to all Iyengar yoga students regularly attending beginners or general level classes. Please ask if unsure.
These longer sessions complement a regular usual class, giving a bit more time to explore and deepen understanding of Introductory level asanas. They may also help consolidate a budding home practice.

BDIYI and SADIYI Professional Development Day 2018 with Patricia James

Sat, 20 Oct 2018
10:00am - 4:00 pm

£15
Teachers

The theme of the Professional Development Day for IY (UK) teachers in 2018 is “The Practice and Teaching of Supported Backbends".
The workshop is suitable for all levels of certificated Iyengar Yoga teachers.

Yoga Philosophy - Four-Module Study And Practice Course - Module 1

Sat, 27 Oct 2018
10:00am - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
Frances Homewood
tbc
Teachers

The course is for Iyengar teacher and trainees. It will be taught by Helen Clay and Frances Homewood and will run from October 2018 to March 2019.

  • Module 1: Yoga as Timeless Truth - Saturday 27th October – 10am-4pm
  • Module 2: Yoga as Concentration - Mind Control - Sunday 2nd December – 10am-4pm
  • Module 3: Yoga as Purification, steps in practice - Saturday 19th January – 10am-4pm
  • Module 4: Yoga and the Eightfold Path - Saturday 30th March – 10am-4pm.
The course aims to aid integration and dialogue between the method and practice of Iyengar yoga and the ancient wisdom teachings of the Yoga Sutras, The Bhagavad Gita, Upanishads and other relevant Yogic teachings.

Monthly Workshop with Monica Bejarano-Cortes

This workshop is suitable for students with at least 2 years of regular class attendance. Explore and refine your practice. Booking is essential. Please contact Monica either by email Monica or text/call 07597129471.

November Events

Yoga to Ease and Strengthen the Lower Back with Frances Homewood

Sat, 3 Nov 2018
2:00pm - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
Frances Homewood
£21
Open to all

This workshop is for any level of student who suffers pain or discomfort in their lower back.
Frances has been teaching for over 30 years and has regularly assisted in medical classes at the Pune Institute. She has been running a therapy class here at the Centre for 12 years.

Intermediate Yoga class with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 11 Nov 2018
10:00am - 12:30 pm
A Yoga Room (S11)
Pascale Vacher
£18
Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Teachers

These classes focus on deepening understanding of Introductory level asanas as well as introducing and exploring some Intermediate level asanas.
They run monthly and are designed for students attending regular Intermediate Iyengar yoga classes or by permission of the teacher. Please ask if unsure!

Workshop for Beginners and All with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 18 Nov 2018
10:00am - 12:30 pm
A Yoga Room (S11)
Pascale Vacher
£18 (£15 concession)
Open to all, Beginner 1, Beginner 2

These ‘monthly’ classes focus mainly on standing postures which aim to build up strength, flexibility and stamina. They also include the practice of supine and seated postures as well as Sarvangasana (shoulder stand) and introduce Sirsasana (headstand).
They are open to all Iyengar yoga students regularly attending beginners or general level classes. Please ask if unsure.
These longer sessions complement a regular usual class, giving a bit more time to explore and deepen understanding of Introductory level asanas. They may also help consolidate a budding home practice.

Monthly Workshop with Monica Bejarano-Cortes

This workshop is suitable for students with at least 2 years of regular class attendance. Explore and refine your practice. Booking is essential. Please contact Monica either by email Monica or text/call 07597129471.

December Events

Workshop with Marion Kilburn

Sat, 1 Dec 2018
2:00pm - 4:30 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£20
Open to all

Marion returns to give one of her unique workshops. Guaranteed to warm you and stretch you, this one will finish with a musical treat to mark the season of Winter.
Suitable for those with 12 months or more Iyengar yoga experience.

Intermediate Yoga class with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 2 Dec 2018
10:00am - 12:30 pm
A Yoga Room (S11)
Pascale Vacher
£18
Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Teachers

These classes focus on deepening understanding of Introductory level asanas as well as introducing and exploring some Intermediate level asanas.
They run monthly and are designed for students attending regular Intermediate Iyengar yoga classes or by permission of the teacher. Please ask if unsure!

Yoga Philosophy - Four-Module Study And Practice Course - Module 1

Sun, 2 Dec 2018
10:00am - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
Frances Homewood
tbc
Teachers

This is the second of a 4 part course, hosted online by Gitte Beshsgard and taught locally by Helen and Frances.
Suitable for Iyengar yoga teachers and trainee teachers

Workshop for Beginners and All with Pascale Vacher

Sun, 9 Dec 2018
10:00am - 12:30 pm
A Yoga Room (S11)
Pascale Vacher
£18 (£15 concession)
Open to all, Beginner 1, Beginner 2

These ‘monthly’ classes focus mainly on standing postures which aim to build up strength, flexibility and stamina. They also include the practice of supine and seated postures as well as Sarvangasana (shoulder stand) and introduce Sirsasana (headstand).
They are open to all Iyengar yoga students regularly attending beginners or general level classes. Please ask if unsure.
These longer sessions complement a regular usual class, giving a bit more time to explore and deepen understanding of Introductory level asanas. They may also help consolidate a budding home practice.

End of year yoga intensive with Monica Bejarano-Cortes - Day 1

This event is suitable for students with at least 1 year of regular class attendance. Explore and refine your practice. Booking is essential. Please contact Monica either by email Monica or text/call 07597129471.

End of year yoga intensive with Monica Bejarano-Cortes - Day 2

This event is suitable for students with at least 1 year of regular class attendance. Explore and refine your practice. Booking is essential. Please contact Monica either by email Monica or text/call 07597129471.

January Events

New Year Workshop with Edgar Stringer - Restorative/Pranayama - Day 1

Fri, 4 Jan 2019
6:30pm - 8:30 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£20
Open to all

Edgar’s teaching is calm and inspiring; his poses beautifully demonstrated. You will hugely enjoy this way to start the new Yoga year. Suitable for those with 2 years' Iyengar yoga experience.

New Year Workshop with Edgar Stringer - General Workshop - Day 2

Sat, 5 Jan 2019
10:00am - 1:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£25
Open to all

Edgar’s teaching is calm and inspiring; his poses beautifully demonstrated. You will hugely enjoy this way to start the new Yoga year.

Yoga Philosophy - Four-Module Study And Practice Course - Module 1

Sat, 19 Jan 2019
10:00am - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
Frances Homewood
tbc
Teachers

This is the thirdof a 4 part course, hosted online by Gitte Beshsgard and taught locally by Helen and Frances.
Suitable for Iyengar yoga teachers and trainee teachers

February Events

Intermediate Workshop with Julie Brown

Sun, 3 Feb 2019
10:00pm - 12:30 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£25
Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Teachers

Always down to earth in her style, this Advanced teacher from Manchester finds ways of making the Intermediate poses accessible to all. Suitable for those with 2 or more year’s practice of Iyengar yoga.

Workshop with visiting teacher Uday Bhosale

Sun, 10 Feb 2019
10:00pm - 3:30 pm
ZagYoga Iyengar Studio (S2)
tbc
Open to all

Details to follow.

March Events

Women's Restorative Workshop with Helen Clay

Sun, 10 Mar 2019
2:00pm - 4:30 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
Helen Clay
£21
Open to all

This annual event to celebrate International Women’s Day gets ever more popular. Helen’s calm and experienced teaching brings yogic breathing space to our busy lives. A treat -suitable for all. Profits to a local Women’s charity-name to be confirmed.

April Events

Teacher Class with Firooza Ali

Fri, 26 Apr 2019
6:30pm - 8:30 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£25
Teachers

When Firooza, first came to teach us in 2010 we felt the direct influence of our Guruji BKS Iyengar, with whom she had learned since being a teenager. Firooza now travels worldwide as well as teaching locally in Mumbai. We feel honoured to have her back.

Weekend Workshop with Firooza Ali - Day 2

Sun, 28 Apr 2019
10:00pm - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£50
Open to all

When Firooza, first came to teach us in 2010 we felt the direct influence of our Guruji BKS Iyengar, with whom she had learned since being a teenager. Firooza now travels worldwide as well as teaching locally in Mumbai. We feel honoured to have her back.
Suitable for those with 1 year or more of Iyengar yoga practice.

Weekend Workshop with Firooza Ali - Day 1

Sun, 28 Apr 2019
10:00pm - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£50
Open to all

When Firooza, first came to teach us in 2010 we felt the direct influence of our Guruji BKS Iyengar, with whom she had learned since being a teenager. Firooza now travels worldwide as well as teaching locally in Mumbai. We feel honoured to have her back.
Suitable for those with 1 year or more of Iyengar yoga practice.

May Events

No events currently in the calendar for May.

June Events

No events currently in the calendar for June.

July Events

Workshop with Elise Browning Miller: Yoga For Scoliosis - Day 1

Sat, 13 Jul 2019
10:00am - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£130 (teachers)/£100 (non-teachers/trainees)
Beginner 2, Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2

The weekend with Elise last year was informative and inspiring for those with scoliosis and those without. Teachers and students learned in a new way to understand this condition affecting almost 10% of the population. Through her own experience of using Yoga to help her condition, Elise gave ways to adapt classical poses to ease pain.

Workshop with Elise Browning Miller: Yoga For Scoliosis - Day 2

Sun, 14 Jul 2019
10:00am - 4:00 pm
Sheffield Yoga Centre (S6)
£130 (teachers)/£100 (non-teachers/trainees)
Beginner 2, Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2

The weekend with Elise last year was informative and inspiring for those with scoliosis and those without. Teachers and students learned in a new way to understand this condition affecting almost 10% of the population. Through her own experience of using Yoga to help her condition, Elise gave ways to adapt classical poses to ease pain.

August Events

No events currently in the calendar for August.