ADAM MARCUS, E-RYT | co-founder, co-owner
Adam has been involved with Eastern arts from a very young age, first as a martial artist through the study and practice of Ryukyu Kempo and Modern Arnis; and, for the past two decades, through the study, practice, and teaching of yoga, Budokon, and meditation. Adam teaches an Iyengar and Ashtanga inspired Vinyasa style yoga. His classes are a dynamic and vigorous fusion of Vinyasa and mindfulness, incorporate his strong knowledge of anatomy and yogic studies, and are accessible to both beginner and advanced yogis.
Adam has participated in multiple teacher trainings, and received his 200-hour RYT Yoga Alliance certification from Dhyana Yoga in Philadelphia. Adam also holds certifications in Budokon and Thai Yoga Massage, and is a 3rd-degree Black Belt. Adam has studied and trained with many and varied yogic arts practitioners including Duncan Wong (founder of Yogic Arts), Edward Clark (Tripsichore Yoga), David Life (Jivamukti), Dharma Mitra, Shiva Rea, Seane Corn, Simon Park, Rodney Yee, Phillip Askew, Yoganand Michael Carrol, Thich Naht Hahn, Leslie Kaminof, David Swenson and Michael Buck.
Adam believes that yoga is something that holds innumerous benefits for everyone, regardless of where they are on their journey of awakening.
CAMILLE HOLSTEIN, RTY500, E-RYT | co-owner
Camille met and fell in love with yoga at a gym in January of 2000 and has been practicing ever since. Her study and training in Yoga has been influenced by Vinyasa flow yoga as a form of moving meditation. Her classes focus on alignment, compassionate awareness, and the modern application of yogic philosophy. Excited to share her love of the practice of yoga, Camille completed her 250-hour yoga certification in 2005 at Wake Up Yoga in Philadelphia studying under Corina Benner and has now has over 15 years of teaching experience and participated in multiple teacher trainings through the years.
Inspired by her family life and the joys of pregnancy and experience of prenatal yoga, Camille completed a 90-hour certification in pre/post natal yoga from Yoga on Main in Philadelphia. She then received a certificate to teach trauma informed yoga. Camille became a certified OM Mindfulness Meditation Teacher by completing Level 1&2 Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Training with Cyndi Lee. She is also went on to complete her training and certification to teach OM restorative yoga through Cyndi Lee and Yoga International. Camille completed her certification to teach yin yoga based on the Paul Grilley method by her teacher Corina Benner at Wake Up Yoga. This year, Camille completed her 500hr yoga teacher certification with Create Karma.
Camille believes that the ancient art and science and physical practice of yoga seeped in mindfulness can create space in the body, mind and spirit. She is interested in exploring in her classes how yoga is metaphor for a healthful life by discovering connections we have with our experiences on and off the mat.