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BWY Emergency First Aid Training 22/06/24
22 June, 2024 9:30 AM
In Person, Darby and Joan Hall, Cottingham
BWY NW Summer Solstice Celebration of Yoga
22 June, 2024 10:00 AM
In Person, Holy Cross Church Hall, Altrincham

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Explore your yoga with our communities across England, Scotland and Wales.


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Discover sector-leading courses and CPD, plus our career paths through BWY yoga teacher training.


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Develop your yoga in a class, workshop or retreat led by a BWY teacher near you.


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Whether you just love yoga, have trained to teach yoga with us or elsewhere, there’s a membership choice for you.  


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BWY teachers – share your classes, workshops and retreats in our Directory.



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I feel so passionate about yoga. I want more blokes to experience it and have yoga in their lives because, I believe, they need it.

Dave Fowler

BWY Yoga Teacher, Dinas Powys, Vale of Glamorgan


I have been impressed with how BWY has developed over the years to keep up to date. It is beginning to draw more people in from a broad section of the wider community and continues to challenge itself to be and do better.

Yinka Fabusuyi

BWY Yoga Teacher, London


I love how people coming to my classes become friends. Being there to support each other. We’re building communities through yoga and that is very special.

Chantèl Hayman

BWY Yoga Teacher, Surrey


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Yoga in Action

The BWY is a charity dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of yoga and its safe practice through experience, education, study and training.
Our goal is to remove barriers so everyone can enjoy yoga and its power to improve our lives and the environment around us.


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Why we fight

Our Chair, Diana O’Reilly explains why the environment is a critical Yoga in Action project...

Growing together

BWY launches Yoga in Action campaign to combat climate change. The tree-planting initiative unites communities...

Free Members Sessions

Free for all members, running six times a year and available as recordings, these quality...

Community champion

We are delighted Davy Jones, known for his work with Brighton Yoga Foundation is our Community Champion...

Closer yoga

In 2023 we moved our national Sangha event to a regional model, answering the call...


BWY Shop by Ekotex

BWY is proud to be partnered with Ekotex – a small family business based in Edinburgh who create naturally beautiful, ethical and durable yoga mats and props designed to support yogis whilst supporting the planet.

Members get exclusive discounts on yoga mats, props and accessories, as well as bulk buy discounts perfect for yoga teachers.