Yoga in York

Group Classes Cancelled – Private and Skype lessons available call 07891 989310

I teach adults to be healthier with postures, breathing, relaxation & laughter.

Themed Yoga Classes

Open to all drop-in Yoga classes in South Bank at St Clement’s Church Vestry Scarcroft Rd/Nunthorpe Rd. Tues 5.45-6.45pm & Thurs 10.30- 11.45am. All equipment provided. Free parking.

Back Care Yoga / Private Lessons

Back pain sufferers can regain full and active lives through yoga for backs classes. The Yoga for Healthy Lower Backs trial proved a 30% benefit over usual GP care and 70% fewer days off work. Part 1 from Wed 22 April 2020 for 6 weeks at 7pm-8.15pm -off Fulford Rd in a group size of 3 people. Or private lessons at times to suit you.

Laughter yoga classes lift mood & energy. Simple breathing, gentle movement & laughter exercises for intentional laughter which release endorphins. Ring to enquire on 07891-989-310

Anna Semlyen

Certified Yoga Instructor (BWY Dip) and Health Coach

“One of my greatest joys is to see people get healthier, achieve their goals and become more harmonious. 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 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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