Nicole takes great joy in teaching hundreds of students yoga, helping them to find the path to self realization, to believe in themselves, to heal their bodies, create a harmonious body/mind/spirit connection and to make the world a better place one more yogi at a time!
In addition to teaching Yoga, she is the founder of Idaho SUP Yoga and also has a Kids Yoga Program. She is having so much fun guiding the kids and teens in creating the body-mind connection, as well as bringing awareness to parents and their children about making yoga a lifestyle choice at an early age.
Eileen is a wife and mother to 3 beautiful kids. She has taught yoga at the TV Family YMCA and is also a high school Family and Consumer Science teacher. Eileen has been teaching SUP yoga since 2013 at Idaho River Sports.
Yoga says Yoga sets her free, her mind and body completely concave into this space that is nurturing and fortifying. The magnificent serenity that comes with this practice is what keeps her humble, compassionate, and grateful. That is her love story of yoga. Simple. Honest. Blessed.
Growing up on the island of St. Croix in the Caribbean Natasha learned to recognize beauty at an early age, that art and movement are a part of everyday life. She danced ballet and through college. After moving to Boise and the birth of her daughter she needed that feeling in her life again and she needed creativity. She fell in love with the yoga glow after her first class and never looked back.
She is certified as a teacher through Shanti Yoga School in McCall, Idaho, graduating in 2009 with 200 hours of training. Natasha starting SUP boarding in 2010 and fell in love with the yoga SUP connection immediately. She became a Glide SUP yoga ambassador in 2014 and SUP yoga certified in 2016.
Connie has been a fitness instructor for 15 years, a personal trainer for 8 years, and a mom for 18 years. She has numerous certifications, continuing education and teaching experience in multiple programs including Cardio Kickboxing, PiYo, TRX Suspension Training, and ACSM personal training.
A year around athlete and trainer, Connie has classes at the Treasure Valley Family YMCA and teaches our Winter SUP Fitness classes at the West Boise Y on Sundays!
Melissa is a personal trainer and wellness coach at the Treasure Valley Family Y. She has bee active with the Y's stand up paddeboard program since 2015. She teaches classes at the Y and also teaches our Winter SUP Fitness classes at the West Boise Y on Sundays!
Jo is co-owner of Idaho River Sports and co-founder of Idaho SUP Yoga, the Idaho Paddleboarding Center, Idaho Whitewater License Plate fund, and many other organizations and paddling industry groups. Jo also provides leadership in water safety, training and stewardship of Idaho's great rivers, streams, lakes and ponds. She has been instrumental in creating the Boise Whitewater Park and supporting nonprofits.