Lakefront Yoga Retreat

Just Breathe

Observe

Take A Walk

Relax

Karen Jenkins

Karen Jenkins

Yoga Instructor and Coordinator

I am a Certified Yoga Teacher, with an extensive background in Healing and The Performing Arts. I did my Yoga Teacher Training in India for 6 Months. In 2002 I graduated from the 2200 hour Shiatsu Therapist Diploma Program at The Shiatsu School of Canada and Institute of Acupuncture, in Toronto.  After graduating the 2 Year Program, I worked in the schools Public Clinic in Little Italy and Apprenticed,with Owner and Sensai Kaz Kamiya from Japan.   I moved to Banff and had a practice there for 2 years and also taught Yoga for The Figure Skating Club of Banff and Canmore and taught Yoga and Shiatsu Therapy at The Kokoro Karate Dojo there.

Now based in Calgary, I have steadily been teaching Yoga for 7 years Professionally.   I have trained in Auxiliary Modalities such as, nutrition, cupping, meditation, shamanism, acupuncture.   I have also studied Pathology, Physiology, Kinesiology and Anatomy.

 

Location: Chestermere Lake

Location: Chestermere Lake

5 Miles East Of Calgary On # 1 Highway

The structured Yoga Retreat will be right beside the lake, in a beautiful 6 bedroom home. There will be a vegetarian/vegan menu, a Professional Therapist talk on Psychology and Self Esteem followed by a Guided Meditation, Crystal Pendant Jewelry Workshop, taught by a local working Artist and Book Binder. Meditation, Yoga, Sage Bundling Workshop. Massage/Reiki/Indian Head Massage available as well as hot tub. 

 

The Accomodation

The Accomodation

On Chestermere Lake

The retreat will be hosted at a 6 bedroom home backing onto Chestermere Lake.  Truly a tranquil setting that you can relax and unwind.

You can enjoy walks along the lakeshore,  Relax with a good book.