Alfonso Castano


Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor.

Registered with Yoga Alliance 700 Hours Teacher Training.

Alfonso Castano Certified Introductory II, started practicing Iyengar yoga in San Fransisco in 2013 and studied 2 years 500 hours of the teacher training program at the Iyengar Yoga Institute of San Francisco. Alfonso attended the  Yoga for Scoliosis workshop with Elise Browning Miller, Senior Iyengar teacher. His teachers include Jito Yumibe, Kathy Alef, Manouso Manos, Lisa Walford, Bobby Clennell and James Murphy.  Alfonso also studied Iyengar Yoga with the Iyengar Family in Pune, India

Advanced Certification in Traditional Thai Massage, Sports Massage, NeuroMuscular Therapy (Triple Point ) & Myoskeletal Alignment TechniquesExcellent Disposition with Clients

Professional Attitude & Strong Work Ethic

Well informed & Highly Knowledgeable

Excellent Physical Strength & Client Compassion


Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor, Miami Beach Iyengar Yoga Center,  Since May 2015

Iyengar Yoga Teacher,  Centre de Yoga Iyengar de Montmartre. December 2014

Yoga Instructor at San Francisco/ Silicon Valley Fitness Clubs, June- November 2014 Including Bay Club, SF Fitness, and California Yoga Center

Massage Therapist,  Doctor Rick Burns, Chiropractor, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2010-2011

Executed massage treatments as recommended by the Chiropractor to a wide variety of patients including the disabled, sports professionals, people with chronic conditions, & the elderly

Massage Therapist, International Trump Hotel,  Sunny Isles, Fl  2010

On Contract with the Hotel Spa to provide Deep Tissue, Stone Massage, and Swedish Massage to hotel guests and Spa Clients

Sports Massage Therapist Hotel Flamingo, Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL 2010

On-call Sports Massage Therapy Treatments to upscale boutique hotel clients

Massage Therapist, Island City Fitness, Fort Lauderdale FL 2010-2011

Part time employee providing Deep Tissue Massage to Spa Clients

Master Hair Stylist, Regis, Fort Lauderdale FL 2004-2011

Full time Hair Stylist.  Excellent Customer Relations.


500 Hour Advanced Studies and Teacher Training, Iyengar Yoga, San Francisco Iyengar Yoga Institute, 2013-2014

Education  (continued)

10 Day Intensive Iyengar Study, Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute, Pune India 2014

200-Hour Advanced Studies/ Teacher Training Vinyasa Yoga Instruction, Yoga Garden of San Francisco, 2011-2012

Certificate for Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques for neck, Back, Shoulder, Hip & Leg Pain,  Eric Dalton;s Freedom from Pain Institute,  2011

Diploma, Massage Therapy, American Institute, Florida 2009: 54 quarter credit hours & 720 contact hours course of study

Certificate for NMT for Lower Extremity, NMT Center, Miami, Florida, 2010

Traditional Thai Massage Certification, Universal Touch, Inc., Deerfield Beach, FL 2011

Continuing Education Coursework in Medical Errors/Massage Therapy, FL Massage Therapy Laws & Rules, Ethics in Massage Therapy, and HIV/AIDSHealing

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