Many yoga teachers dream about opening a studio of their own. Gizella Donald, with the support of her husband, Robert Donald, made that dream come true in 2008.
Yoga Mayu is a sweet little space nestled on the edge of the Mission and Potrero Districts, predominantly a progressive Vinyasa yoga studio in San Francsico, drawing its influences from Ashtanga and Hatha traditions, it offers a variety of yoga classes from knowledgeable teachers such as Benjamin Leslie, James Doherty, Leigh Ferrara, Roy Gan, Jacqui Rowley to name a few.
Students who are new to yoga will appreciate Gizella”™s depth of experience and limitless patience. She began her studies at the Sivananda Yoga Center in San Francisco over two decades ago. Her devotion to teaching yoga also offers a challenge for more experienced practitioners.Leigh Ferrara
They offer a weekly beginners series that provides new students with the basics of hatha yoga step by step, how to stay safe in a pose, develop strength, balance, and techniques to quiet the mind.
If you”™re looking for an elegant space with no-nonsense yoga in San Francscio, and a genuine and personal approach, you”™ve found it. The Yoga Mayu community opens its arms to any and all from near and far.