Ana Velasco is an artist and yoga teacher with more than 17 years of teaching experience. Ana’s unique expertise and nurturing/healing style is the result of two decades of practice and a full-time commitment to teaching people of all ages, backgrounds, and physical conditions. She was certified by Om yoga, Jivamukti Yoga School, and Yoga4Cancer teacher trainings in New York City. Ana is the founder of Neem 501(c)(3), an organization dedicated to offering yoga as an alternative therapy for under privileged people affected by war and violence around the world. Ana has lead retreats and workshops worldwide (USA, Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Nicaragua, Germany and Switzerland), and continues to teach one-on-one classes in the New York City area.


Get to know ana

Where do you teach?
Yoga 4 cancer NYC, Yoga Tayrona Colombia, Cuesta Serena Peru, Private Yoga classes in New York City.
When and where did you complete your teacher training?
Om Yoga Center 2002, Jivamukti Yoga School 2003, Yoga 4 Cancer 2016.
What is your favorite hyde outfit?
I love the long cami, colleen pants, taylor tank.
Why do you want to represent hyde?
After practicing yoga for 20 years and teaching for 16 years, I have used many different brands of yoga clothing. Hyde continues to be my favorite because of the beauty of the designs and the integrity of the materials used to create each piece. I like wearing yoga clothing that is made in alignment with the philosophy of the yoga practice.