Chris Reitz, a Hunterdon County native, has spent the past decade practicing and teaching Yoga in NYC and NJ. He has taught at and managed two of the largest studios in NYC and on the East Coast; PURE Yoga and Yoga Sutra NYC. Now, he seeks to bring quality, accessible Yoga taught in a comfortable and professional environment to his home town. Chris also teaches a variety of martial arts classes at Impact Martial Arts.
Chris received his teaching certification (500 hrs) from Guta Hedewig of the Yoga School of New York in the Krishnamacharya Tradition. The faculty included Edwin Bryant, Srivatsa Ramaswami, Chase Bossart, amongst others at the forefront of yoga education. Currently he practices Ashtanga yoga at Bleecker Street Ashtanga with Michael Guiou. He has practiced in the Mysore method with Amy Santos, Arthur Roldan, John Campbell, Eddie Stern, and Kino MacGregor.
Chris is a competitive martial artist with an extensive stand-up and ground game pedigree. He holds black belts in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and TaeKwonDo.