The Joy of Dynamic Gentle Yoga
Rudy Peirce, MA, E-RYT 500, has studied and practiced yoga and meditation for more than 30 years. A Kripalu Yoga teacher since 1983, he guides accessible and gentle yoga, using a self-empowering, mindful approach that…
Full Bio & Programs
For all levels, especially beginners.
Enjoy the calm, peace, and self-acceptance of yoga, no matter what shape you’re in. Rudy Peirce takes a gentle approach, infusing his sessions with humor, humility, and warmth as he invites you into a deeply relaxing practice. Rudy skillfully breaks postures into developmental increments that provide an accessible yoga experience and brings an understanding of specific conditions, including back problems, arthritis, and recovery from injury, surgery, and illness.
Yoga practice doesn’t have to be intimidating, discouraging, or painful. With Rudy’s inspiring and encouraging guidance, you learn how to
- Breathe deeply again
- Integrate meditation with yoga
- Strengthen concentration and focus
- Avoid pushing too hard and too far
- Discover new strength and increased flexibility
- Generate a plan for sustaining a personal practice
- Gain optimism for positive change.
- 8.3 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $30 additional charge
- 8 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $30 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $256 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $392 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More