Jo Peden


Registered Senior Teacher


Registered Senior Teacher

Member No: 6402


Jo is an experienced Iyengar yoga teacher.

Jo started Iyengar yoga in 1996 and was quickly captivated by the practice of yoga, finding it both challenging and inspiring. She began teaching in 2001, and currently holds an Iyengar JI3 Teaching Certificate.

Jo creates a warm, supportive environment for students. She teaches yoga classes in both a Wellington city studio and Island Bay. She is interested in how asana can be transformative, not only on a physical level, but also on an emotional and energetic level.

Jo studies regularly with senior Iyengar yoga teachers and has studied with the Iyengar family at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga institute, Pune, India. Jo has degrees in Political Science and Sports Science, she has worked in recruitment advertising and in communications.

"Action is movement with intelligence. The world is filled with movement. What the world needs is more conscious movement, more action. "

BKS Iyengar

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