Teachers

Gabriella Giubilaro
Began practicing yoga in 1973 in Florence with Dona Holleman. She has been to India many times to study directly with B.K.S. Iyengar, Geeta Iyengar and Prashant Iyengar. Directs the Centro Iyengar Yoga of Florence and she teaches workshops in worldwide. She graduated in Physics from the University of Florence and has a passion for classical music.
For course information: 055/582821
e-mail: info@istitutoiyengaryogafirenze.it

 

Pasquale Equizi
Began studying Iyengar yoga in 1978 with Gabriella Giubilaro, Dona Holleman and with B.K.S. Iyengar and Geeta Iyengar at the Ramamani Iyengar Institute of Pune in India. He has been teaching in Florence since 1986. He is a founding member of the Association Light on Yoga Italy. Passionate of mountains in all their manifestations, he studied to be an Alpine (Mountain) Guide and in 1986 he received a license as a Master Mountaineer Guide. He married the discipline of yoga with his passion for the mountains.
For course information: (+39) 055/407820
e-mail: pasqualeguidaalpina@gmail.com

 

Mims Walbridge
Began her practice of yoga in 1983 in New York City. In 1993, after a 15 year career in magazine publications, she transferred from N.Y.C. to Florence, Italy where she began her study of 'Iyengar Yoga' with Gabriella Giubilaro in 1995. From 1999-2002 she enrolled in a Teachers Training program with Gabriella, Emilia Pagani, and Gabriela Corsico Piccolini. In 2003 she received her certificate. She has participated in workshops with Patricia Walden, Mary Dunn, Bobbie Fultz and Stephanie Quirk. She now teaches in Florence at the Istituto Iyengar Yoga Firenze, in the area of Porta Romana.
For course information: 339/3799168
e-mail: mimswalbridge@hotmail.com

 

Filippo Nannucci
Unites his passion for yoga with his study of Physical Education at the University of Florence. He lives and works in Florence where he studies and practices Iyengar Yoga with Gabriella Giubilaro. He regularly frequents courses and seminars conducted by various Italian and foreign teachers; and he goes regularly to Pune to study at the school of B.K.S. Iyengar, Geeta Iyengar and Prashant Iyengar.
For course information: 055/3840146 - 368/3924186
e-mail: n.filippo@gmail.com

 

Nicola Ricci
Nicola Ricci has been studying and practicing Iyengar Yoga with Gabriella Giubilaro since November, 2004; and more recently he has practiced with David Meloni.
He obtained his degree in electrotechnology, then later he studied music at the Centro di Attivit&agreva; Musicale of Florence and at the Accademia Nazionale di Jazz in Siena. He teaches at the Istituto Iyengar Yoga Firenze and in the area known as Isolotto.
For course information: 3381044379
e-mail: nicolaricci@yahoo.com

 

Agrippina Pakharukova

For course information:
e-mail: agrippina.yoga@gmail.com