Denise Hatch, Director of licensing for certification for the Anusara School of Hatha yoga, founder of Yoga Sports Performance Institute, and co-founder of Mystic Heart Yoga Retreats, is a licensed hypnotherapist, and an Anusara Certified E-RYT 500 and CATT Teacher Trainer. As Grace would have it, Denise found Anusara Yoga in 2000 thinking she would get another teaching certification, and much to her suprise, the path led her to her heart. Denise was inspired to share the teachings that had such a profound effect on her life.
She brings yoga therapeutics and mindfulness practices to professional sports teams, and elite athletes, as well as instructor trainings, and yoga for athletes. She also leads international yoga retreats with focus in mystical studies. The Trainings Denise teaches include the 200 hour Anusara Curriculum, as well as the 300 hour Anusara Curriculum. It is Denise’s passion to bring the knowledge of yoga into the deep wisdom of one’s heart by bringing these teachings alive through the advanced curriculum.
Denise studied finance, nutrition, and exercise physiology at UNC. She earned All-American honors in springboard and tower diving, and competed in the world championships in outrigger canoeing. She currently resides in NY.
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