Maripily as Mairilyn is known started the practice of yoga in 2002 and since then it has been part of her daily life. She has been teaching yoga on and off since 2004; after finishing working as a computer programmer full time, to explore a found passion: coaching and teaching.
She has taught a variety of styles and age groups through the years: Kundalini Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Power Yoga, Vinyasa Flow, Yoga for Children, Yoga for the developmentally disabled, Yin Yoga and meditation, Babies and moms and Prenatal yoga; at different yoga studios in the city and community centres; as well as privately.
She is currently a registered yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance for 200 hours.
After finishing her first teacher training in Kundalini Yoga in 2005, Maripily has continued her education through workshops and classes with international and local teachers such as Richard Freeman, Pierre Belisle, Robert Hay, Gurucharan Singh Khalsa, Shakta Kaur, Sarah Powers and Basia Going.
She is about to complete a 200hr Hatha Teacher Training at Elation Centre with 2 wonderful teachers: Sylvie Gouin and Donna Davis; committed to keep learning and to enhance what she has to offer in class.
She loves chanting, meditation, cooking, music, dancing, reading and spending time in nature and with her family and friends.
Maripily has started a new project www.happyseedyoga.com with friend Sue Ducros, to share the benefits of yoga in their communities in a small, more private setting; teaching all ages and walks of life.
Styles practiced :
Family, Flow, Gentle, Hatha, Kids, Kundalini, Mum and Baby, Postnatal, Pregnancy, Restorative, Vinyasa,