Dayna Taus moved to Bend in 2008 from Kailua, Hawaii. She is a mom who loves spending time with her two daughters and husband.
Dayna came to yoga with a background in gymnastics and a Masters degree in Sports Psychology. She is a competitive athlete striving to balance her life while practicing yoga, skiing, kayaking, hiking, cooking and being with her community. Dayna fell in love with yoga in 1995. She began to study Iyengar yoga, which quickly led to Ashtanga. She now enjoys a regular practice of Ashtanga.
She took Teacher’s Training in 1997 at Yoga Works in Santa Monica, CA. Dayna studied under Chuck Miller, Maty Ezrati and Eddie Modestini. She has since taught many different styles of yoga over the past 19 years. Dayna has a tremendous amount of gratitude for all of her teachers. She loves to work with beginners and she focuses on keeping her students safe.
When Dayna is not on her mat she is a practicing Yoga Therapist; using asanas to help with ailments such as anxiety and depression.