Yoga Associations exist throughout the world. The UK
organisation was founded in 1977 to promote and regulate
the teaching of Iyengar Yoga in Britain.
Its aim is to assure the quality of teaching through
training and assessment. It encourages teachers to
maintain and improve their level of practice and knowledge.
It maintains a list of registered teachers and
their level of certification.
It publishes twice yearly a journal with articles
e.g. on advice for practice, technical points and
It organises an annual convention with visiting
guest teachers of international renown.
For more information, see: www.iyengaryoga.org.uk
currently sit on the IYA (UK) Executive Council as IIYS
representative and work on the communications committee
dealing with the IYA (UK) website.