11 Days 100-Hours Yin Yoga Teacher Training in Mexico

  • Villas Sayulita, Calle Rosalio Tapia, Deportiva, Sayulita 63732, Nayarit, Mexico

11 Days 100-Hours Yin Yoga Teacher Training in Mexico

  • Villas Sayulita, Calle Rosalio Tapia, Deportiva, Sayulita 63732, Nayarit, Mexico

Eastern Philosophy Mexico Yoga Teacher Training

Explore the fundamentals of Yin yoga and its underlying Eastern philosophy with Annie Au in the relaxing atmosphere of Villas Sayulita. You will study in details the esoteric Daoist structure and theories and practical applications of ancient Chinese energetic medicine. By the end of the course, you'll have the ability to customize a Yin yoga class to everybody and elevate your personal practice to the next level!

Highlights

  • Daily yoga practices
  • Daily Qi Gong sessions
  • Daily meditation and pranayama sessions
  • Teaching methodology and anatomy classes
  • Authentic study in Chinese and yoga philosophy
  • Yoga Alliance certificate upon completion
  • 10 nights accommodation
  • Daily vegetarian meals
  • 11 days with instruction
  • English
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During this training course, you will stay at Villas Sayulita, an ideal hotel to relax and enjoy the nature. All of the villas are equipped with air-conditioner, refrigerator, kitchenette, basic utensils for cooking, a terrace with a patio, table set, and Wi-Fi. The bathrooms are equipped with hot showers and towels.

There are three room options available for this program, single room, double shared room, and quadruple shared room. All rooms are shared with the same gender. Quadruple rooms with shared beds are available for friends coming together. If you are a solo student interested in the quadruple rooms, Annie Au Yoga will try their best to accommodate you if there is availability.

Penthouses roof palapas

Villas Sayulita has two penthouses and each of them have two cabins where one has two king size beds, a television room, kitchenette with refrigerator, and bathroom. The other cabin has a king size bed, its own bathroom, and a terrace area with seating and equipales table. It is for maximum six people.

Villas with two double beds

The room is equipped with double beds and is for maximum four people. It is also equipped with air-conditioner, refrigerator, kitchenette, basic utensils for cooking, a terrace with a patio, table set, and Wi-Fi.

Villas with king size beds

The king size bedrooms have also a slide out double bed. This room is for maximum four people, equipped with air-conditioner, refrigerator, kitchenette, basic utensils for cooking, a terrace with a patio, table set, and Wi-Fi.

Other facilities

In addition, Villas Sayulita also has several facilities such as a vegetable garden where you can find their permaculture project, ecological bathrooms, compost, and their lovely pets, a holistic center, smoothie bar, swimming pool with common area, and a temazcal. Temazcal is a traditional steam bath that has been used for both healing and ritual purposes in Mexico for hundreds or thousand years. It is a perfect place to purify yourself.

In this 100-hour Yin yoga Eastern training, you will explore in length the energetic physiology and anatomy based on traditional Chinese medicine. Through an Eastern perspective, you will find how your emotions are constantly intertwined with your external and internal health. The course also provides a comprehensive curriculum in training, teaching methodology, anatomy, yoga philosophy, and practicum (teaching).

This program is a part of Annie Au Yoga 200-hour Yin Yang yoga teacher training that runs from November 4 to November 25, 2017. The Yang session (based in Vinyasa yoga) is from November 4 to November 14.

This training is accredited by Yoga Alliance. Upon completion, you'll receive a 100-hour specific certification. Afterwards, you'll need to complete the other Yin or Yang hours to obtain the full 200-hour Yoga Alliance certificate.

Course curriculum

  • Yin yoga practice and philosophy
  • Discover the benefits of Yin yoga physically, energetically, and spiritually
  • The energetic formation of the human body
  • Chinese meridian system
  • Relating to the Yin or Yang organs and emotions
  • Qi exploration
  • Western anatomy meets Eastern modalities
  • Compressions versus tension analysis
  • Sound healing and chakra study
  • Theme and sequencing
  • Practice teaching
  • Group discussions, journaling, and mentoring
  • Readings and homework

Sample daily schedule

  • 07:30 Light breakfast
  • 08:00 Yin practice with meditation and Qi Gong
  • 11:00 Vegetarian lunch
  • 12:00 Break
  • 13:00 Theory, postural analysis, and teaching practice
  • 15:00 Break and snack
  • 15:45 Theory and teaching practice
  • 17:30 Second practice and meditation
  • 19:00 Dinner
  • Annie Au

    Annie leads teacher training in Thailand and Bali and has certified over 190 students worldwide. Annie holds a bachelor's degree in human kinetics from the University of British Columbia. Specializing in yoga anatomy, she infuses anatomy knowledge in her yoga classes to help students practice more intelligently and avoid injuries. Annie has the ability to lead a dynamic class filled with inversions with a duality of restorative and healing sequences.

This yoga teacher training will be held in Villas Sayulita, Nayarit, Mexico. Nayarit is a small state in western Mexico between the forested mountains of the Sierra Madre Occidental and the Pacific Ocean. Situated in a wonderful magical place, just a short walk from the main town and the beach, it is the perfect location for your activities.

Nearby places

  • Puerto Vallarta, 25 miles

To practice ahimsa (non-violence), all of the meals served will be vegetarian meals. You will enjoy delicious and healthy dishes like vegan mole with Mexican red quinoa, tacos al pastor, mango coconut ceviche, or chilaquiles with beans. The menu is creative and balanced with proteins so you will feel full and satisfied. There is also a smoothie bar at the villa where you can order some delicious shakes. Drinking water is provided at the villa.

  • Go for an eco-tour
  • Go shopping
  • Try diving, snorkeling, or surfing
  • Try kayaking, kitesurfing, or windsurfing
  • Visit nearby beaches
  • 10 nights accommodation
  • All courses and manuals
  • Daily meditation and pranayama sessions
  • Daily Qi Gong sessions
  • Daily vegetarian meals
  • Daily Yin yoga sessions
  • Yoga Alliance certificate upon completion
  • Additional activities
  • Airfare
  • Airport transfers
  • Personal expenses

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Puerto Vallarta International Airport (PVR). You are advised to reserve your Sayulita transportation directly from one of the reliable taxi and transportation service companies in Sayulita who offer round-trip services to take you safely to Villas Sayulita and take you back to the airport on time for your departure. It will take about an hour by car or taxi.

  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid 30 days before arrival.

Verified BookYogaRetreats.com reviews

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    Review by Lesley Istre from United States

    Incredible training and vacation destination in one!

    CONS Cons: The only improvement I would make is to go early and stay on a little longer because the Sayulita is so welcoming.

    PROS Pros: This training was so well structured, the class size was perfect, and Annie Au and her staff are incredibly knowledgeable. Also Sayulita is the perfect site for yoga anything and the food was excellent!

    Organizer response: Dear Lesley, Thank you for your wonderful review! It was a joy to spend 10 beautiful days with you. Your energy always shines a light into my heart. I hope to see you again. Stay in touch. Oceans of love, Annie

    2017-Jun-12 13:25:33

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    Review by Maks Akter from United States

    Amazing!

    PROS Pros: Annie is such an amazing teacher very knowledgeable caring nurturing grounded can't stop with the praises overall exceptional time with great group and energy and beautiful place!!

    Organizer response: Dear Maks, Thank you for your lovely review. You're such a bright soul with so much to offer the world. It was such as joy to have you in the course. I hope we'll meet again in the future. Stay in touch love. Annie

    2017-Jun-11 04:05:46

Testimonials

  • Review by Paulina Aguilar from Jalisco México

    "I absolutely loved Annie's yoga teachings. I went to every class super exited to know what we would learn that night. I felt better physically and emotionally. I could feel how i got better every class, and left every night with my monkey mind a bit more settled than usual. I am very grateful that i got to learn so much from her classes."

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  • Review by Karla Zamora from Jalisco México

    "I've spent the whole summer taking Annie's classes and I can conclude them as: Addictive! The classes are really demanding but fun, really good music beats and lot of laughs. Annie pushes me in every single class to my limits and urge me to try a little harder. Sometimes I was not sure if I will be able to walk the day after (just kidding!). After class, I usually feel very energetic, the class's vibration is amazing and I feel that my practice has improved a lot. After a summer of taking Annie's class and attending her Sayulita retreat I can just say: I love Dharma Yoga! I cannot thank Annie enough for sharing her knowledge, sense of humor, laughter, music playlists and compassion. Can't wait to have Annie again in Guadalajara!"

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  • Review by Alan Hernández from Jalisco México

    "Annie is a great teacher!, i really enjoyed her classes, doesn't matter if you are new or an advanced student she will teach you the best for your body, Annie transmits the essence of Dharma yoga in her classes!"

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  • Review by Lauren Ursh from Bali

    "Annie is an amazing teacher, role model and even better person. I am very grateful to have had the opportunity to grow and learn with her. The person that walked in on the first day is not the same person walking out. I feel full of knowledge, peace and confidence to share my passion of yoga with others. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Namaste. "

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  • Review by Zoe Bloor

    "This really has been one of the most magical experience of my life. The teaching has been thorough and built confidence everyday. Nothing felt like too much effort for Annie . It’s been a life changing experience, which will stay with me forever. My only regret is that I didn’t do this course 5 years ago. "

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  • Review by Rachel Chang

    "I love the way how Annie teaches yoga!! She has patience and she is also full of positive spirit. Annie always help students to reach better yoga pose by strengthening and stretching their muscle. Annie's soft voice calms student's mind and soul.. I had good classes and amazing food while staying there. Highly recommend studying with Annie! "

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  • Review by Lachlan Duncan

    "Annie is a highly engaging and skilled yoga teacher who meets students where they are to help them achieve their personal goals from the practice. Whether yin or Ashtanga, I always finished Annie's classes feeling motivated and relaxed, knowing that in her gentle way Annie had helped me fully in each moment, working at my edge whilst letting go of attachment to the outcome. From a personal perspective Annie has helped me transform aspects of my life, and I have observed the same happen with others. "

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  • Review by Danielle Deramo

    "Annie is such an inspiring, and knowledgeable teacher. I am honored to have learned from someone who is so passionate about what they teach. I feel that learning from such a talented teacher has in turn made me a great teacher myself. I hope to one day have the same grace and intelligence in my teachings as her. "

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  • Review by Seda Kisacik

    "I feel very lucky that I’ve got the chance to work with Annie. This has been an amazing experience. I didn’t think that I would be the person I am right now. I feel like a teacher and I’m thankful for taking the training with her! "

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  • Review by Liana Danielle

    "Annie made my teacher training! Her Yin classes bought so much awareness and presence. Her teaching style really embraced her gentle & caring nature. Yet her Vinyasa classes were one of the most challenging I had done ! With so much fire and energy. She is a true example of yin and yang, of balance which I really respect in a teacher. Can't wait to be a student again in her presence ! Thank you Annie for a wonderful experience. "

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  • Review by Marieke

    "Annie was for me the perfect guide during the teacher training. Her amazing balance in Yin and Yang, in her teachings on and off the mat combined with her warm and down to earth personality showed me what it really is about as a yoga teacher, being vulnerable in sharing your experience, your passion, teaching from the heart but with a strong and steady theoretical foundation."

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  • Review by Danielle

    "Annie is such an inspiring, and knowledgeable teacher. I am honored to have learned from someone who is so passionate about what they teach. I feel that learning from such a talented teacher has in turn made me a great teacher myself. I hope to one day have the same grace and intelligence in my teachings as her."

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  • Review by Rachel

    "Annie brings all of her anatomy knowledge, life wisdom and love to her classes, and always inspires! She is able to support every student in the class whilst maintaining her effortless and flowing teaching dialogue."

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  • Review by Lachlan

    "Annie is a highly engaging and skilled yoga teacher who meets students where they are to help them achieve their personal goals from the practice. Whether yin or Ashtanga, I always finished Annie's classes feeling motivated and relaxed, knowing that in her gentle way Annie had helped me fully in each moment, working at my edge whilst letting go of attachment to the outcome. From a personal perspective Annie has helped me transform aspects of my life, and I have observed the same happen with others."

    Annie Au Yoga website, edited

  • Review by Jake

    "Annie is one of the most gifted and engaging yoga teachers I have had the pleasure of studying with and her depth of knowledge, understanding and capability is inspiring. She is patient and adaptable to her students needs, helping them on and off the mat."

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Guadalajara, Mexico

Annie Au Yoga offers Yoga Alliance accredited yoga teacher trainings and retreats. The teachings are inspired by Yin, Dharma, Ashtanga, and Rocket yoga.

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11 days / 10 nights

Availability

Arrival: Wednesday November 15, 2017
Departure: Saturday November 25, 2017

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