Ryko has been a yoga practitioner for 20 years, having studied with the Masters in India as well as notable Western teachers such as David Swenson and Donna Farhi. In his professional teaching career over the past 8 years, he has guided many in how to get the most from yoga, inspiring people by demonstrating the power and purpose behind the system. His teaching style is drawn from a combination of traditional Hatha and modern Vinyasa styles.
Ryko has taught breathing, meditation and mindfulness techniques to thousands of people, including celebrities, sport stars, European Royalty and politicians. He believes that it is important for the beginner to experience the 'meditator's mind' in order to have the motivation to continue to pursue its practice, and aims to help each student achieve this state quickly and easily.
Ryko has been recognised as a Chi Gung master, and authorised to teach Taoist meditation methods by Grandmaster Mantak Chia.
Ryko offers bodywork sessions, drawing from the following modalities - remedial massage, Hawaiian Kahuna, Shiatsu, Reiki, Polarity Therapy, Reflexology, Acupressure, Chi Gung healing, Chakra Balancing, and Thai Massage. He believes that each body requires an individual approach, and tailors each session to what the body needs.
With over 15 years experience in the Spa industry, and 7 years experience in the 5-star Spa industry, Ryko has a wealth of knowledge to draw upon to help you realise your Spa dream. Services include: Treatment design, menu design, Spa interior design, operations advice, recruitment and training. Click here to learn more.
+61 413 500 815
Currently living in Gold Coast, Australia