Welcome to the BWY North West website
Watercolour painting of a version of the dancer posture,
Natarajasana by Noelle Williamson (Ó March 2011).
Welcome to the website of the British Wheel of Yoga North West Region, providing information on yoga classes, events and training in the region. If you are an BWY North West member you can access a section specifically for you by clicking on the Members link on the right of the top navigation bar or from the drop down menu if you are on a mobile. BWY teachers are invited to register and maintain details of all their classes via the ‘Manage my yoga classes’ page in the Members Only page.
The British Wheel of Yoga is the Sport England recognised National Governing Body for Yoga.
North West covers; Cheshire, Greater Manchester/IOM, Lancashire and Merseyside.
For additional information about registering or updating classes, and other features of the website, visit the About this website page.
Each County Representative holds details of yoga classes and events in their area and arranges In Service Training for BWY teachers to keep their qualifications up to date.
At present the area has three active Diploma Course Tutors (DCT’s) who arrange teacher training to Diploma level. This is an in depth training in all aspects of yoga over about a three year period. Students would normally require at least two years experience with a regular yoga class before starting the teacher training course.
Discounts are available for British Wheel of Yoga members at local events and on goods purchased from the Wheel.
Everyone can find BWY-qualified teachers at a wide range of venues, backed up by a wonderful range of seminars on interesting yoga-related topics to suit all ranges of ability, levels of interest and practice. Visit the Yoga Classes page for a comprehensive list of Yoga classes, or see our Yoga Events page for full details of events taking place in our region.
If you are interested in training to become a teacher, visit the BWY Training page for information about BWY-run courses.
There are excellent opportunities in our region to find yoga classes by BWY-qualified teachers to suit all ranges of agility, level of interest and practice. Whether you want local weekly classes, speciality classes, seminars or Training, there is something for everyone.
If you need to contact any of the regions officers or county reps, you may do so via email links on the Regional Contacts page.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]