Liz Costigan is a Certified Intermediate Level 2 Teacher and has a background as a Registered Nurse. She has been practicing yoga and teaching for many years. Liz was the Founder of The Byron Yoga Lounge - and has now moved to Alstonville to start Plateau Life Yoga.
“Yoga is one of my best friends. I find it liberating for my body, mind and soul. I find the yoga journey an incredible inspiration and guide for every day life”. Liz teaches both dynamic and restorative classes. Emphasis is placed on safety and alignment and adapting the practice to suit individual body types through the Iyengar system. She continues to study with Senior Iyengar teacher Caroline Coggins. Liz shares her passion of both yoga and travelling to present Yoga Retreats and Holidays in both Australia and South East Asia.
Dave Bambach (Byron Bay) recently completed 200 hours of intensive teacher training in Berlin which comprised alignment-based asana true to Inyengar’s Light on Yoga, anatomy, yoga philosophy and pranayama. Dave has also completed 40hrs intensive with Glenn Ceresoli.
Dave has been practicing yoga for 5-6 years and was drawn to the Iyengar style due to its structured approach and it’s accessibility, by use of props, which enabled him to find his way in asana. This style in particular encourages a mindfulness in your practice which also extends to life in general.
Dave’s intention for his teaching is the practice he teaches is challenging, yet enjoyable to all levels, that his students will learn classic yoga asana alignment, and that they experience clear & direct instructions.
Dave’s inspiration to teach was based on the fact that due to his experience of it ‘yoga is too good not to share’!