A curious soul at heart, Ariel never stops learning and growing. She is an E-RYT500 with Yoga Alliance US, Certified Jivamukti Yoga Teacher, Yoga Teacher Trainer, White Tiger Qigong Instructor, healer, kirtan singer, writer and has been teaching yoga since 2009.
Drawing on her eclectic interests and fields of knowledge – Yin, Jivamukti, vinyasa, qigong, yoga anatomy, Chi Nei Tsang (Taoist Abdominal Massage), Taoism, Tantra and Lagree Fitness, she shares with a delicate balance of effort and grace; functionality and spirituality. Her sharing is always a creative blend of wisdoms from various lineages and a heavy dose of joy.
She was a faculty member of 2019 Evolution Asia Yoga Conference, and was the teaching assistant of Jivamukti Yoga's co-founders Sharon Gannon and David Life in the 2017 conference. From 2015 to 2017, she was a lululemon ambassador and represented Hong Kong in lululemon’s Global Ambassadors Summit in Whistler, Canada in 2016. She has also been featured in various magazines such as Harper's Bazaar, Hong Kong Tatler, U Magazine and MOVE in Hong Kong. You will also see her teaching and/or performing at various yoga festivals and conferences.
The dream life she is living now is quite a long way from her economics and finance background. She is deeply grateful for the teachings and inspirations from her teachers Paul and Suzee Grilley, Sharon Gannon, David Life, Tiffany Cruikshank, Sarah Powers, Janet Lau, Taoist master Mantak Chia, White Tiger Qigong founder Tevia Feng, Reiki masters Chantal Phillips, Isabella Summers and Matt Shum, and all the students she has the honor to share her practise with.
She is now based in Bali with her husband and travel around the world to lead retreats, workshops and teacher trainings.