Yogajess's journey was born out of work related stress and back pain! She was working
in a stressful job and noticed that after sitting at her desk for 3 to 4 hours without moving,
her back would really start to hurt. So she found a Vinyasa yoga class near to her work and
started going…(religiously) ….every Monday. She was hooked!
She started to REALLY get stressed in work which was taking over in her downtime as
well and noticed that during yoga practice her concentration and breathing were so focused
and calm she would forget about work and her mind felt peaceful and spacious. The anxious
Jess decided she wanted to learn more about the practise, have it as part of her everyday
life and to introduce other people to yoga. She trained to become a teacher and completed
her YTT 200hrs under the tutelage of Sibylle Dalmain and Naomi Sturdy at Yoga Dublin.
She soon realised that while a lot of people knew about yoga and wanted to try it, there was
a feeling of fear and intimidation to go to the first classes. Her goal is to take those fears away.
You can expect to be pushed and to have a sense of achievement in Jess's class, feel calm and
relaxed but still have fun and a laugh. At the end of the day, we all need to stretch,
strengthen, laugh and bring a bit of zen into our hectic lives.