Sylvie is a certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor with over twenty years of teaching experience. Sylvie studied with B.K.S Iyenger and Geeta Iyengar and holds an Junior Intermediate 3 Iyengar teaching certificate from Pune, India.
She started teaching yoga in 1989 and taught at the Iyengar Yoga Institute of Los Angeles from 1994 to 2003. She now lives full time in St Barth, where she has built her home in the quiet area of Toiny/Petit Cul de Sac, incorporating a fully equipped yoga studio as well as a self-contained bedroom suite, which is available to rent or to book for yoga retreats.
Sylvie has dual American/French citizenship and is fully bilingual in both English and French.
She teaches her students with clear instructions, while emphasizing the therapeutic aspects of yoga practice. All students are welcome, whatever their level or previous experience. All students are guided to understand their own bodies’ limits and abilities.
“Yoga is my passion, my art, my life … I am devoted to practice, to teach, and to inspire others.”