Free Outdoor Yoga at Minot Rose Park

This class is taught by:

Lee Skunes

Lee Skunes is an energetic human being who loves books, life, and possibility. A student of Bonnie Argo and Chanel Luck, Lee was drawn to the practice when he suffered a major illness; he has stayed with the practice because it provided him with more than just a cure. His style of teaching involves fluid movement and strength-based poses combined with a unique flare that brings it all together. He is excited to share who he is wholly with his students and create a world of powerful healing and fun.

Tatyana Souza

A PhD and an E-RYT, Tatyana Souza received her 200hr certification in 2011 from Back Bay Yoga in Boston under Kate Greer, Nicole Clark and Lynn Begier. Inspired by the yoga training and by her two boys, Tatyana left her career in the pharmaceutical industry as an Immunologist to co-found Coolidge Yoga in Brookline and in the Boston South End.


A dreamer and believer in the "good", Tatyana wanted to lead by example for her little boys. She believes that yoga is the catalyst for personal and global change and hopes to make an impact in her community and the world by creating a warm, sacred space where yoga students can move, connect, and cultivate much needed stillness and breath in their daily life.

Tatyana's teaching is inspired by Maybelle Rowntree, Schuyler Grant, Tias Little and Annie Carpenter. She is currently pursuing her 500hr training at the Wanderlust studio in Hollywood. She gracefully weaves together creative sequencing with well informed alignment cues to facilitate a fluid yet safe experience focusing both on strength and movement. She uses compassionate, intuitive, as well as, alignment-focused touch to allow students to feel supported, safe and sacred in their asana practice and in their bodies.

What better way to celebrate summer than by greeting the day with an hour of yoga in the sunshine? Every Sunday this summer from July 9th through August 27th, Coolidge Corner Yoga and The Brookline Departments of Recreation, Health, and Parks and Open Space will be co-hosting a free all-levels Vinyasa flow at Minot Rose Park in front of its beautiful rose garden. Don’t miss out on this chance to practice with your favorite CCY teachers, bond with Brookline community members, and enjoy the opportunity to practice yoga in the great outdoors. Wear comfy clothes, bring a bottle of water, and come prepared to start your weekend with movement and fun!

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