Aisa Locsin-Winternitz

Aisa Locsin-Winternitz

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“I’m a teacher of Yoga for over 10 years… a student for a lifetime.”

– Teacher Aisa Locsin-Winternitz

 

 

Funny Nickname: Peachy (to my sisters), Boo (to my little boy, short for boobie. Yes – a breastfeeding advocate and PROUD OF IT!)

 

Home studio/s: I teach for Yoga Plus, a chain of studios in Manila that I own with good yogi friends who have become like a family over the years. I also teach trainings and Anatomy around Asia for All Yoga Training. Aside from teaching Vinyasa and Restorative Yoga, I also teach yoga therapeutically to private clients in Manila.

 

What prompted you to become a yoga teacher? As cliché as it may sound, it literally saved my life. Yoga is SO GOOD and it’s meant to be shared.

 

If you’re not a yoga teacher now, what would you be? I’d own a little coffee shop by the sea and be surfing everyday ;)

 

 

Favorite Type of Yoga: Vinyasa, Yin, Restorative

 

Favorite Yoga Pose: Viparita Karani, baby!

 

Favorite Food: Give me anything with coconut milk and I’ll love you forever and a day!

 

Favorite Movie: Inception, Moana, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

 

Favorite Musician/Singer: MC Yogi, Jack Johnson, The Beatles

 

Favorite Person/ Idol: My son – my little guruji, who teaches me to live in the present, every single day!

 

Favorite Certified Calm find/s: My Manduka mat that I’ve had for over 7 years now! I love that it’s non-porous, it stays clean forever. And of course, my trusty Klean Kanteen that’s been all around the world with me! I carry it everywhere I go.

 

I’d love to one day travel to… the Amazon

 

Hobbies: Surfing, skating, diving, #netflixandchill-ing

 

My Unique Fashion Style: Yoga pants (or in a bikini when surfing), barefeet, a topknot and coconut latte in hand

 

Fun Fact/s about Me: I used to bite my classmates back in preschool in Montesorri. And at 4, I dreamt I could fly like Tinker Bell and thought this was true for about 2 weeks. I’m a big cry baby – when I’m happy, sad, excited, afraid, and when I’m watching sappy love films J

 

Motto/Mantra:“For with God, nothing shall be impossible” – Like 1:37

 

Instagram ID: @littleyoginisurfs

                        @yogaplusph

                        and @allyogatraining

 

Posted on 12/18/2017 Home, SPOTLIGHT, TEACHER 1225
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