Group Fitness Classes : Group Fitness Instructors

Adriana Zarate

Adriana M-Zarate is an ERYT 500 (Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher). She received her 200 hour and 500 hour certifications from The International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center; her Vinyasa certification from Sadana yoga in Miami and her intense Iyengar training from The Yoga Institute of Miami. Adriana is a Prenatal Yoga Teacher from Urban Yoga. She is certified in Reiki, a Japanese Technique for stress reduction and relaxation. She continues deepening her yoga practice by attending workshops with renowned yoga teachers such as Nishala Joy Devi, Cindy Lee, and Shiva Rea among others.

Her students benefit from all these different traditions. However, Adriana’s core foundation continues to be the Sivananda yoga teachings, which she enhances by her frequent stays in Sivananda Ashrams and centers around the world.

Adriana has been teaching yoga at the University of Miami for the past 9 years. She offers tailored yoga programs such as Yoga for Athletes, Yoga for Menopause, Prenatal Yoga; for both groups and individuals.

She enjoys seeing her students evolve and transform through their regular yoga and meditation practices. She encourages them to translate the teachings of yoga into their lives. She is particularly proud of working with the University of Miami Diving team from which one athlete was selected to represent the United States during the London Olympic Games 2012.

Adriana holds a B.A in History and a M.A in Liberal Arts. Adriana is an active board member of WHOLE the web of holistic Educators based in Miami.