profile 1Lesley Charters has been practising yoga since 2000 and completed a 3-year yoga teacher training course with the Inner Yoga Trust in 2007. Lesley is currently teaching yoga classes and workshops  in Hampshire and  Inner Yoga Trust Foundation and Teacher Training Courses in the south of England. Lesley’s teaching is inspired by teachers of the Inner Yoga Trust, students of Vanda Scaravelli, and her own practice.

Lesley did a Chemistry degree and later trained as a Science and Chemistry teacher.  She taught A Level Chemistry in the UK and Tanzania for 16 years. During this time she trained as a Mountain Leader and ran a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award group as well as working on Mountain Leader Training courses run by Hampshire County Council.

Lesley  loves walking in the Lake District, Brecon Beacons and Dartmoor as well as the more local Southdowns and New Forest.