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Bikram Teacher Training

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Week 6 & 7

WEEK 6 (May 21st till May 28th) Apart from Bikram and Emmy, most of the time we have a different teacher each yogaclass. Some I like, some I don’t. Those who I like, someone else may dislike and vice versa. I like a teacher when he/she is calm and relaxed. Someone who doesn’t feel the … Continue reading »

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Week 5

Second anatomy test on monday. This test and the test a week ago had 100 questions in total. I had 78 questions right. A lot of trainees had more than 90 questions right, but to be honest, I didn’t do any homework and English is not my first language, so I’m glad with the result. … Continue reading »

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Week 4

Monday the 7th the anatomy test was taken. Questions about the muscular system, skeletal system and the nervous system. I got 26 out of 30 questions right. Tomorrow we’ll have a bigger test. Seventy questions. Unfortunately Jim Preddy is done with teaching Anatomy. First of all I’m going to miss his jokes, relaxed nature and … Continue reading »

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Week 3

This week we had several anatomy classes. I think I’m not exaggerating by stating that Jim Preddy is the best (school-) teacher I met in my life. He is the funniest guy you can imagine. ‘Humor’ runs through his veins, bones, nerves and muscles. If he wasn’t crazy about anatomy he could easily be a … Continue reading »

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Koninginnedag in L.A.

Koniginnedag (Queensday) in Los Angeles with Maddy, Bram, Jib and me. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share via MySpace share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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Week 2

This week started quite good but suddenly Tuesday afternoon, during the second class of the day, I lost it. Had a hard time to breath. If you can’t breath normal anymore, you’re lost… forget about it, finito, end of story. I had my worst classes ever this week. Watching people around you who seem to … Continue reading »

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Week 1

Everything is different and/or new. The environment, the people, the American culture, the weather, the bed you sleep in, the food you eat and the fluids you drink, the heat in the hot room, the instructors, your roommate.. When all has its place in your life, in your mind, you’re ready to roll. Week 1 … Continue reading »

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Arrival

Arrived around noon LA time, 21:00h Dutch time, after a good flight. US Customs wanted me for a secondary inspection because they couldn’t understand I was in the US just to do yoga for almost 90 days on my ESTA approved status. Waited an hour for the Radisson shuttlebus, that for some reason never came, … Continue reading »

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Departure

On my way to Los Angeles. Having coffee at the Schiphol Airport with my sister Marnie, niece Britt and Brigit. Two hours before take off. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share via MySpace share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to … Continue reading »

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