Rachel has practiced yoga for 19 years and taught for 14.
In Australia she trained in both the Iyengar and Astanga methods, teaching
yoga at the Northern Rivers Conservatorium in Lismore, New South Wales, where
she was Head of Dance. She also co-created and produced a popular Australian
Yoga Video series and a Kid's Yoga Video.
Rachel is a professional dancer, choreographer, award-winning musician and
published poet. Her teaching style reflects her deep engagement with the
arts: dynamic and precise with an emphasis on mindfulness.
Rachel met ISHTA yoga founder Alan Finger in New York City in 2000 and taught
at his studio, Be Yoga for four years. While there she was the co-creator,
coordinator and one of the facilitators and mentors in the Be Yoga Teacher
Rachel returned to Australia in September 2004, to teach in the Yoga Arts
Teacher Training, and is currently facilitating workshops, retreats and trainings
in The ISHTA System in Sydney, Byron Bay, Bali, Japan, Switzerland, Italy,
Munich and New York.