Ellen Johannesen. I was born in Norway and have been yoga teacher for more than 17 years. I took up yoga during my career as a professional dancer. I first encountered Ashtanga yoga during a tour to New York in 1994, and have practiced ever since. I utilise my in background in dance with a deep interest in body and mind to teach yoga adaptad to any level of practitioner. I am an KPJAYI authorized level 2 Ashtanga yoga teacher and sI also hold a teacher training certificate from John Scott.