If you haven't heard, rockstardom does not limit itself from the radittude of yogahood. In fact, YouTube star turned TV show lady, Sadie Nardini is so certain YOU too can be a rockstar yogi she is currently starring in her own TV show entitled "Rock Your Yoga" in which she teaches you how to, you guessed it, become a yoga rockstar.
We got down and dirty with some bittersweet reality in our post Teaching Yoga As Second Career: 3 Tips to Make It or Break It. This latest blog from GOOD highlights the plight of one aspiring NYC yoga teacher, echoing the problems many, probably thousands, of teachers face as they're churned out of training and thrust into the competitive pool of potentials, clawing their way through the crowds to eagle pose on top of the heap.
We're grateful for the debate and the discussion. And we've have watched how the recent growth in audience participation is changing the landscape of yoga media, if you will, (sounds sorta ick, but whatever) and the shape of the modern yoga conversation. And counterculture.
Has your curiosity been piqued by the latest Yoga TV show news? Perhaps you've already answered the casting call and sent in your head shot (they have guest yogis as part of each episode). Sadie Nardini, star of new show "Rock Your Yoga" on the Veria Living network, connected with Jenn Pesce over email to talk about the new show and just what sort of 'reailty' TV rockingness this is all about.
Sure you practice yoga. But have you been asking yourself lately, am I really rocking my yoga? Or is my yoga rocking me? These questions and more will surely be answered in the new TV show called "Rock Your Yoga" starring Sadie Nardini to be unleashed upon unassuming Dish and Verizon FIOS customers May 14th. Did [...]
Tired of your dead end job? Had it with cube dwelling and stapler-stealers at the 9-5er? Drop your Dolly Parton broken record and become a yoga teacher! U.S.News & World Report shares with us what so many have already realized, yoga teacher training has become the new grad school! "I'm going back to school to [...]
Read our first article for YogaCityNYC! A little slice of YAMA pie. Not familiar? Read on, yogadorks...and check out related links below. It's ethical discipline you say! One of the eight limbs of Ashtanga Yoga, the ‘Ren’ to niyama’s ‘Stimpy’. It's also known as the god of death: the postmortem judge of nobility, ethics and [...]
Just minutes after announcing the official new World's Record (urdb.org) for largest registered yoga class, cheers! Down came the rain and washed the yogis out!* Elena took the stage around 7:30 accompanied by the one and only Dharma Mittra and fellow yogi demo-ers (including Sadie Nardini and Alison West). There was a wave of "om's" [...]
For better or for worse Sadie Nardini remains true to herself. Here she speaks candidly with Nancy Alder about her signing on to the YAMA (Yoga Artist Management Agency), her rise to the national stage/yogi stardom, and why she thinks being "unyogic" is just plain ridiculous. Enormous thanks to Nancy for a great job well [...]
And now for another installment of Good idea/Bad idea? We mentioned the newly founded YAMA (Yoga Artist Management Agency) back when it was just a murmur, a side note on a press release. Well, the babe has been birthed! With a fancy new website and full roster of yogis, yoginis, and yogapreneurs alike, YAMA a [...]
After a night of celebrating and ringing in the new year, your hardworking bod could probably use some healthy wringing out, no? Well here are some NYC events to kick off the next decade in yogadork style. Happy joy! Happy 2010! What: Sadie Nardini's hosting a 2 hour Core Strength Vinyasa New Year's Revolution workshop [...]
Soo how is that yoga job going? ahem. Ya know, it's funny. We saw this article go up days ago, we knew it was coming too, and still we procrastinate in commenting. It's been like stretching our psoas after a long day of chair sitting to gather our thoughts. Torturous! Why? Have we said all [...]
Do you prefer your yoga with a side of bacon? or is it tempeh bacon? Yes we are opening that can of curry! (should curry come in a can it is so open right now) elephant journal posted a very interesting article a few months ago extolling the virtues of a veggie-yoga lifestyle, finding the [...]
Oh we may like to gossip about our Hollywood Celebriyogis, but come hither team YD, lend your ear as we impart to you the ushering in of a new era. Indeed, a new breed of yoga superstars is afoot; welcome to Yog-Idol where not all teachers have the right amount of razzle dazzle. Well not [...]
Not content with competing on price point alone in the yoga garb race, Gap Inc. is ready to take a bite out of the "free yoga" in-store lulu model. Pretty soon all they'll have is obnoxious window displays to set them apart! Oh and creepy training. In a move to become even more of a [...]