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200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training with Larisa Forman and Vito Politano
hosted exclusively at The Yoga Loft of Marblehead

Teacher Training Currently in Progress – please check back for new dates


Larisa Forman

Larisa holds a coveted 600H Life of a Yogi Degree with her beloved Guru Sri Dharma Mittra in NYC. Other certifications include 200 PranaVayu Yoga TT with David Magone, a self realization immersion with Sri Yogi Andrey Ram Om, Sanskrit studies with Anthony Cerulli, The Yoga Sutras and Bhagavad Gita Studies with American Indologist  Edwin Francis Bryant, PH.D, Yoga for Breast Cancer Recovery and Beyond Teacher Training with Camille Kittrell, M.S, Lebed Method certification with Sherry Lebed Davis, at Dana-Farber, Boston, Ma, Multiple hundreds of hours of immersions, retreats, workshops with leading yoga teachers nationally and internationally. Larisa assisted David Magone, founder of PranaVayu Yoga in teacher trainings, mentorship programs, accelerated module asana practices. Larisa continues her education with master Yoga teacher Konstantin Bazarov,  Krishna Das and Sharon Salztberg. Larisa was recognized as a yoga teacher for The Ultimate Day of Wellness in Boston by Well and Good NYC. Larisa is a founder of Yoga Live, she leads workshops and teaches an extensive schedule at all the leading Boston yoga studios and is a presenter at The Nantucket Yoga Festival

Vito Politano

Vito Politano holds the prestigious 500 Level with Natasha Rizopoulos and also Barbara Benagh through Down Under Yoga. Vito’s 200 hour trainings include study with Natasha Rizopoulos in the YogaWorks method and assisting David Magone in the Pranavayu method. Additional trainings with Judith Hanson Lasater (Alignment/Physiology, Restorative and Low Back and SI), Tias Little (Prajna Yoga), Elise Browning Miller (Yoga for Scoliosis), Ana Forrest (Teacher Intensive) , Seane Corn (Vinyasa Training), and Marc St.Pierre (Anusara Immersion I). Additional Anatomy, Physiology and Therapeutics trainings with Julie Gudmestad, Ellen Heed, Roger Cole, Santosh Karmacharya, Doug Keller and Tom Meyers.  Vito trained in Thai Yoga Massage with Shai Plonski through Still Light Centre and the Lotus Palm School and initiated Craniosacral Therapy training with Kate Peck to better understand the body and provide a deeper level of healing,

Vito is very excited to offer his own Yoga Teacher Training in partnership with well-respected friend and teacher Larisa through the Yoga Loft of Marblehead starting Fall 2016. Vito also teaches and mentors students in Yoga Teacher Trainings through Barre & Soul, and previously through Charlestown Yoga an B Yoga. Vito served as a Lululemon Ambassador in 2012.

Larisa and Vito have 20 years of combined yoga teaching experience in Boston.


Is yoga teacher training for me?

Yes – it will change your life forever.

What should I expect from the initial interview?

In a friendly environment we will discuss your goals and expectations, your intentions and motivation.

Do I have to have an advanced yoga practice?

No. This teacher training is designed for everyone. We do ask that you maintain a regular yoga practice.

Is there an age requirement?

Anyone enrolled in high school on the first day of teacher training will be considered for an interview. There is no age limit.

Will I be able to teach at the Yoga Loft after I graduate?

You will have an opportunity to teach / assist within The Yoga Loft community class during your TT required period. Upon successful graduation we encourage you to apply to be considered as for staff positions. There is no guarantee of placement, but we will keep your resumes for consideration as soon as new classes become open.

What are the attendance requirements?

We expect a 100% attendance, your full focus and commitment to this process.


The training will take place at:

The Yoga Loft of Marblehead

27 Bessom Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
781-631-YOGA (9642)

Must have books:

The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by Edwin Bryant





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