E-RYT 500 | Teacher
Christie Pitko began practicing yoga in 2001. Since then, she has found that yoga has healed her spirit and ignited her creativity. She teaches an alignment-based flow in both the 200-Hour and 300-Hour Yoga teacher Training programs and enjoys helping students stay curious about the inner landscape of their bodies and minds.
Christie received her 200-hour teaching certification in 2011, and 300-hour advanced training in 2015 at Barefoot Movement in Oakland. Inspired by Annie Carpenter, Christie continued her yoga education with an additional 300 hours in SmartFlow Yoga with Annie in 2021. She is also a certified Relax and Renew restorative yoga teacher and trainer, having studied with Judith Hanson Lasater in 2016.
She enjoys hosting yoga retreats in California and abroad, as a way of guiding students to deepen their connections to yoga, meditation, and themselves. Christie is passionate about the power of daily meditation.