YOGAJAYA TEACHERS

YogaJaya teachers are all certified to teach Baseworks Practice. They are dedicated to their personal practices and all have unique stories that inspire their abilities. Our in-house mentoring supports each teacher exclusively in continuing their education to retain knowledge and upgrade their skill set. Come see for yourself!

Patrick Oancia
YogaJaya Founder | BASEWORKS Founder | ERYT500 | YACEP

Patrick Oancia

YogaJaya Founder | BASEWORKS Founder | ERYT500 | YACEP

Creator or the BASEWORKS Practice Movement System and founder of YogaJaya…

Satoko Horie
YogaJaya Director | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Satoko Horie

YogaJaya Director | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Director of YogaJaya. Enjoys her life as a constant explorer, a challenger of limits…

Shinobu Nakano
YogaJaya Manager | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Shinobu Nakano

YogaJaya Manager | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Shinobu dedicated over 10 years to the study of yoga and Baseworks Practice at YogaJaya…

Ken Nakagawa
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Ken Nakagawa

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Founder of lifestyle brand, Ken and Company, presently pursuing interests in coaching…

Virginie Dezan
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2-P | YJAT300 | RYT200

Virginie Dezan

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2-P | YJAT300 | RYT200

Virginie decided to dedicate more time to pursue her passion for yoga…

Asia Shcherbakova
YogaJaya/BASEWORKS Research Associate | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Asia Shcherbakova

YogaJaya/BASEWORKS Research Associate | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Asia holds a Master of Science in Human Genetics and a PhD in Biotechnology…

Junko Shimada
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

Junko Shimada

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT700 | ERYT200 | YACEP

For Junko, her path into yoga has been a result achieved through cumulative practice…

Kazumi Hayashi
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Kazumi Hayashi

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Kazumi became deeply involved in yoga after experiencing a mind-body transformation…

Ryuji Kashiwa
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Ryuji Kashiwa

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Ryujii discovered YogaJaya after attaining acupuncture and moxibustion certifications…

Marina da Luz Herbert
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Marina da Luz Herbert

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Marina is fully committed daily practice and sharing as a teacher…

Kuri Takeshita
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Kuri Takeshita

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Holding certifications as a personal trainer and yoga instructor…

Akiko Kubota
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Akiko Kubota

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Akiko learned of YogaJaya when she started to practice yoga for health reasons…

Yoshiko Shimizu
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Yoshiko Shimizu

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Yoshiko loves to work with her body, enjoys running, sea kayaking…

Anthony Scott
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Anthony Scott

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

From a childhood Anthony was interested in zazen meditation and bushido…

Lindsey Rykal
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT200 | RYT200

Lindsey Rykal

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT200 | RYT200

Originally from the US, Lindsey has a degree in Journalism…