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Renee Allen is an Experienced Yoga Alliance Registered Teacher (E-RYT-200) with over 1000 hours of experience teaching yoga.

Renee trained with Mark Stephens at Santa Cruz Yoga in 2014.  Before that, Renee did yoga for over 20 years, mostly influenced by yoga instructors Erich Schiffmann, Baron Baptiste and Steve Ross.

Renee has taught yoga for many years for various women's groups, youth camps and P.E. classes and GATE Academy in middle school and high school.

She now teach yoga classes in Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, and for Firefighters in Santa Cruz, Aptos, & Scotts Valley through Fireflex Yoga and Active Wellness. 
Renee also teaches private yoga sessions and currently has two spaces available.

Renee loves sharing the gift of yoga and hopes to be able to share it with you!

She has a Bachelor's degree in English from Brigham Young University and loves to write.
Renee is currently an editor/writer for WellRight (a corporate wellness company in Chicago).

Renee is also the mother of 6 wonderful children, mother-in-law to 3 wonderful souls and grandma to 3 sweet little ones (and wife to her dear husband).

You can email Renee at or fill out the Contact Form below.

Join her on Facebook on her Renee Allen Yoga page.