About Teresa & Kes Kennard
Established in 2000, The Yoga Retreat was founded by Teresa and Kes Kennard, passionate yoga teachers who trained in Ashtanga under Paramaguru R.Sharath Jois, the grandson and student of the greatest Ashtanga master K. Pattabhi Jois, in Mysore, India.
Kes received authorisation in March 2016 from his teacher R.Sharath Jois www.sharathyogacentre.com. He also gained 500 hours of Advanced Ashtanga Vinyasa IIYA Yoga Alliance.
Teresa comes from a performing arts background; she trained at Laban Center of Movement and Dance in London UK before embarking on her path of yoga and pilates. Her qualifications include a Diploma in Dance Theatre and teaching, 200 hours of Hatha Yoga BSYA, and 500 hours of Advanced Ashtanga Vinyasa IIYA Yoga Alliance. Teresa is also a Master/Teacher of Reiki & Seichem Tera-mai system of natural healing.
Together, they bring you their passion for teaching and practicing, allowing them to live true to the yoga philosophy by bringing their wealth of knowledge of health, well-being, and eco-friendly living, to many students from all over the world who have come to visit the island paradise of Koh Phangan, Thailand.