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Question #15785 posted on 06/16/2005 midnight

Dear 100 Hour Board,

How can I become a certified Yoga/Pilates instructor? (how long does it take, location of classes, etc.)

- bootthepenguin (who thinks her name should be the next title of an incredible Yoga move. "Now everyone drop into a bootthepenguin...")

A: Dear bootthepenguin,

According to their website, Total Body Pilates, in Salt Lake, is the only studio in Utah that can certify Pilates teachers. Certification courses are held:

Initiation 101
January 21-22, 2005

Standing Pilates Mat
April 15-17, 2005

Concentration 101
May 13 - July 15, 2005

You've sort of missed most of them, but you can see their website or call 801.582.6300 for more information.

Yoga Jo's in North Ogden offers certification in Hatah Yoga. It started on June 7th and goes through 23 August, so maybe you can register a little late and still get on board. The website is

-A. A. Melyngoch