Yoga in York

Fun yoga classes in York

I teach adults to become healthier with posture, breath, relaxation and laughter!

Themed Yoga Classes

Open to all drop-in Yoga classes in South Bank on Tuesdays 5.45pm & Thursdays 10.30am

Back Pain Yoga

Back pain sufferers can regain full and active lives through my yoga for backs classes. Biggest yoga trial ever showed 30% benefit of yoga over usual GP care. Next course Tues 17 Oct 7.15-8.30pm off Fulford Rd. Or book private lessons to suit you

Laughter yoga classes are great for lifting mood & energy. Exercises are simple – breathing, gentle movement & laughter exercises for intentional laughter which release endorphins. Last Weds of the month 7.30pm Knavesmire pub, Albemarle Rd, South Bank

Anna Semlyen

Certified Trainer, Yoga Instructor (BWY Dip) and Health Coach

“One of my greatest joys is to see people get healthier, to help them exceed their expectations and achieve their goals. All while realising that exercise is fun”.

Anna offers private lessons for comprehensive yoga plans based on personal needs and goals. She incorporates in-depth health and exercise evaluations, yoga, injury rehabilitation and more to produce measurable results for each individual client.


I believe yoga should be accessible to everyone, everywhere, regardless of income level or access to a gym.

High-quality yoga videos

Printed leaflets with diagrams & yoga sequences
Yoga audio CDs & MP3 downloads
Yoga exercises you can do at home between classes
Yoga, Health & More


“Yoga has been so beneficial for my back”

David Strickland, railway worker

She is renowned for her clear teaching style.
York yoga expert Anna Semlyen has been awarded specialist advisor status by the British Wheel Of Yoga.
In recognition for her expertise in back care and therapeutic yoga, Yoga In York director Anna has become a top-level advisor and in-service teacher trainer to yoga’s governing body in the UK.

“York Yoga teacher Anna Semlyen is helping the British Red Cross in its efforts to assist Japanese earthquake victims through sales of her relaxation CD”


Transform your body in just 15 minutes a day. No equipment required.


Comprehensive yoga plans based on personal goals and needs.

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