The Organisation

The British Wheel of Yoga (BWY) is the largest yoga membership organisation in the country. We are committed to promoting a greater understanding of yoga and it's safe practice through experience, education, discussion, study and training. We are a national network with over 4,000 qualified teachers, running a range of qualifications and courses for personal and professional development, from beginner to In Service Training for teachers, and across a broad range of subjects to supplement the core yoga syllabus. We represent the UK at the European Federation of National Yoga Organisations.

Benefits of Membership

  • Free quarterly magazine Spectrum 
  • Low-cost local yoga days and workshops
  • Regional magazines
  • Free entry to the Om Yoga Shows
  • Congress - a weekend festival of yoga with star teachers
  • Foundation Course 1 & 2
  • Certificate in Teaching Yoga at Level 4 (300 hours)
  • Diploma in Teaching Yoga at Level 4 (500 hours)
  • Personal Development Modules
  • Training days for Teachers
  • Exclusive events, offers and discounts, including money off at the BWY shop
  • Advertise your classes and courses on the website
  • Market-leading teaching insurance including cover for therapists
  • REP's recognition and aligned to the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council

National Governing Body for Yoga

BWY is recognised by Sport England and The Sport and Recreation Alliance (formerly the CCPR) as the Sport England Governing Body for yoga and has a reputation for excellence in its own teacher training Certificate and Diploma qualifications which are regulated by Ofqual.



BWY GB Endorsement Requirements

This guidance is to be used for all Tier 5 governing body endorsement requests made on or after the 1 July 2016. Please click here for full document.


BWY Financial Reports

To view the BWY and BWYQ Financial Reports, please log in to your members area and click on the BWY Financial Reports tab. Alternatively click here if you are already logged in.

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Contact the BWY

British Wheel of Yoga,

25 Jermyn Street,

Sleaford,

Lincolnshire,

NG34 7RU

 

Telephone

01529 306851

 

Email

office@bwy.org.uk

BWY Online Shop

BWY Online Shop