The Power of Teaching program is a 200-hour course designed for individuals seeking to teach yoga professionally or as a tool to deepen their individual practice. This ten-weekend curriculum is thoughtfully designed for working professionals, and is the perfect fit for those who have limited availability. Each weekend is designed to build confidence in teaching, while applying related information, including asana, anatomy, alignment, history, yogic philosophy, hands on assists, pranayama, and meditation. At the completion of this program, students will become fully certified yoga teachers with a comprehensive and invaluable collection of knowledge.


About Mimi Rieger

Mimi Rieger, E-RYT began practicing yoga in 1998 and has been teaching for over fifteen years. Mimi teaches with a strong, compassionate yet practical manner encouraging students to adventure, explore and progress past their existing physical paths and practices. Mimi is passionate about her wellness exploration and her teaching encourages others to seek their most confident and evolved selves. Her personal journey over the years has exposed a love of service, dedication to learning and spiritual growth with her motto: “Stand as tall on the inside as you are on the outside“. Through the practice of yoga and the evolution of the mind-body-soul, students will find a greater sense of self on and off of their yoga mats.

Mimi is registered through Yoga Alliance and received her yoga certification in 2003 at the Ashtanga Yoga Center in Washington, DC with David Ingalls.  Over the years she has studied and been certified in various yogic traditions and in various martial arts. Her yogic path began with Ashtanga Yoga and she continued to explore the lineage while branching off into Budokon® becoming the first teacher in the area and Regional Director of Budokon® Yoga for Budokon® International.  In 2009, she received her Progressive Ashtanga Yoga certification, in 2010 received her Rocket Vinyasa Yoga certification both under David Kyle and recently completed the Forrest Yoga Advanced Training. She has thousands of hours of classroom instruction in addition to her personal studies both through her physical and spiritual practice. Blessed and honored to teach amazing events and stellar individuals including, First Lady, Michelle Obama, professional athletes, sports teams and corporate clients, she teaches internationally, in the U.S and her home base in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Learn more about Mimi here.

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Training Synopsis

Led by Mimi Rieger along with a remarkable roster of guest, master teachers, this training will articulate the development of her unique teaching style and encourage students to find their own voice while becoming their most authentic selves. Students will learn powerful, intelligent, and mindful sequencing, while absorbing a comprehensive understanding of yoga and the various lineages that cultivate Mimi’s distinct style.

Upon completion of the program, students will be proficient in teaching the unique and intelligent Power Yoga method, signature to Mimi Rieger.

In addition, students will explore a variety of other yoga lineages from guest teachers who have influenced Mimi throughout the years, including but not limited to: Ashtanga Yoga, Rocket Vinyasa Yoga®, Budokon®, Vinyasa, Iyengar, Yin, Restorative and many others. This training is designed to encourage students to discover the yoga lineages that personally resonate with them and craft a practice and style that expresses their authentic selves.


Saturdays & Sundays (10am- 7pm)

Sept 7-8, 2019
Sept 14-15, 2019
Sept 28-29,  2019
Oct 12-13, 2019
Oct 26-27, 2019
Nov 9-10, 2019

Nov 23-24, 2019
Dec 7-8, 2019
Dec 14-15, 2019
Jan 11-12, 2020

*Must attend all 10 weekends or make up missed sessions.*

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Learn more about the program and download the application. Email application to Mimi at mimi@mimiriegeryoga.com to apply for the life-changing program.