Maurice is a passionate surfer and yogi. He is a graduate of the Qi Yoga Teacher Training Diploma and teaches his own unique style of dynamic hatha yoga as well as the popular Astanga style. Maurice is a student of renowned senior Ashtanga teacher, Eileen Hall, and shares his 7yrs of teaching experience and skills with warmth and compassion.
Maurice takes his yoga seriously, but his personal warmth brings great lightness and humour into his classes. It’s a compelling combination that has created a loyal following of happy students! A native Chilean, Maurice has lived in Australia for 27 yrs and has been teaching his extremely popular Hatha, Vinyasa and Ashtanga style classes at Adore Yoga since 2006.
“Yoga is a fantastic way to see things as they really are, a great way to find clarity and meet beautiful genuine people.”
Maurice did yoga teacher training at Qi Yoga, where Nikola Ellis was one of the trainers, he became a Yoga teacher in 2005. He then undertook an apprenticeship with Debra Grant and has pursued endless further studies and workshops on Meditation, Pranayama and Asana, including ongoing further training the Eileen Hall (certified Ashtanga Teacher/ Mentor) in Sydney.
Maurice teaches at our Mona Vale studio restorative Mondays and Wednesdays a@ 11.15am, Beginners on Tuesdays at 10.30 and an all level Ashtanga class Saturdays @11.00am.