200hr YTT

January-September | 2020

w/ Lauren Leduc

and more wonderful teachers to be announced!

Thinking about becoming a yoga teacher, integrating yoga into your career, or deepening your yoga studies? Join us for our Yoga Alliance certified 200 hr YTT. Deepen your knowledge under the tutelage of skillful, caring, intelligent, and experienced teachers.  Karma Tribe Yoga is highly committed to providing high-quality yoga education to the public and trainees will learn to adopt our high standards of safety, alignment, community, and integrity.

Learning Objectives:

  • Safe & Adaptive Alignment
  • Vinyasa & Hatha Yoga Sequencing
  • Physiology, Anatomy, & Energy Anatomy
  • Yoga Philosophy & History
  • Meditation & Pranayama
  • Yoga Ethics & Lifestyle
  • The Business of Yoga
  • Trauma Aware Yoga
  • Volunteerism


  • January 25-26, 2020

  • February 29- March 1, 2020

  • March 28-29, 2020

  • April 25-26, 2020

  • May 30-31, 2020

  • June 27-28, 2020

  • July 25-26, 2020

  • August 29-30, 2020

  • September 27-28, 2020


  • $300 Non-Refundable Deposit Due upon Acceptance to reserve your space

  • $2500 for just YTT tuition (minus the deposit)

  • or $3000 for YTT Tuition + 9 months of unlimited classes (minus the deposit)

  • 9 Pay as you Go! 9 Month-Payment Plans Available!

Sample Schedule:

  • Saturday: 7am-4pm

  • Sunday: 7am-4pm

  • (Schedule subject to minor changes)


(More TBA)

Lauren Leduc
Lauren LeducLead Teacher
Lauren Leduc, RYT500, Owner and Founder of Karma Tribe Yoga and Co-Owner of Heartland Yoga Festival

Lauren is a dedicated yoga teacher and entrepreneur with the unique gift of cultivating connection and community. She believes that yoga is beneficial to everyone and is passionate about creating accessible experiences and opportunities for students to find a deeper connection to themselves and the world around them.

Lauren has a fun, challenging, intelligent, and present teaching style loved by thousands of students. After completing her 200 hr Yoga Teacher Training in 2013 through Frog Lotus Yoga, Lauren began teaching public classes and workshops within the community of Kansas City. After teaching hundreds of classes throughout Kansas City, Lauren founded Pop-Up Yoga KC, which creates donation-based yoga events drawing hundreds of students. Upon the success of Pop-Up Yoga KC, Lauren created Karma Tribe Yoga, Kansas City’s Premiere Donation-Based Yoga Studio. In 2016, Lauren was voted “Best Yoga Instructor” by Pitch Weekly Readers. Lauren thrives on creating opportunities to learn, grow, and connect, including workshops, international yoga retreats, and Karma Tribe Yoga 200 hr Yoga Teacher Training.

In 2017, Lauren earned a certification in Thai Yoga Bodywork and completed Advanced Teacher Training through Jennifer Yarro, Vidya Heisel, and Jennilee Toner of Frog Lotus Yoga. She is also now the Co-Owner and Co-Founder of Heartland Yoga Festival. She stays connected with her students and community through her current offerings and is currently planning upcoming retreats, 2020 Karma Tribe Yoga 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training, the Karma Tribe Yoga Teacher Mentorship Program, Karma Tribe Yoga Outreach, and the 2020 Heartland Yoga Festival.

Jennilee Toner
Jennilee TonerAnatomy
I, Jennilee Toner, LOVE practicing and teaching yoga. After years as a super tough Deputy Sheriff, Army Medic, Military Policewoman and Drill Sargent candidate, I found myself in 1996 practicing yoga and crying in tree pose. Those first few years I found myself in attics, basements, living rooms, garages, parks, etc. In 2000 I began to practice Bikram Yoga six days a week, both in Key West and in Massachusetts. In 2002 I added Baron Baptiste Power Yoga to the mix. In 2003 I decided I wanted to teach this wonderful form of body, mind and soul connection!

In 2008, as I completed my advanced degrees in both mythological studies and transpersonal psychology, I spent time studying Sampoorna Yoga (Sivananda lineage) with Yogi Hari at his ashram in Florida. This living master opened my mind and heart to Bhakti, Jnana, Karma, Nada and Raja Yoga. I have been forever changed.

In 2009 I began teaching the anatomy portion of the Frog Lotus International Teacher Training Program. Joining Vidya Jacqueline Heisel and Jennifer Yarro in training some of the best new yoga teachers this world has and will see has such a peak experience in my yoga teaching career. These two strong, beautiful and wise yoginis are AMAZING! I have learned so much from them both. I am deeply grateful to be a part of their dream!

In 2011 I created Hot Warrior Yoga, a 50-plus posture sequence practiced in 90-95degrees. Hot Warrior Yoga is the BEST of both HOT HATHA and HOT VINYASA! My team and I are about to begin our seventh 200hr Hot Warrior Yoga Teacher Training and are super excited to present, in the near future, Hot Warrior Yoga as a 27 & 54-hour advanced certification program for both yoga teachers and fitness professionals.

In 2011, I started teaching The Perfect Chaturanga workshops. These workshops were a call to action! Inspired by my students and their heartbreaking tales of injuries and frustrations resulting from practicing Vinyasa Yoga, I began to teach how to safely and intelligently practice Vinyasa Flow Yoga. I recently completed The Perfect Chaturanga book with the help of my talented friend, Suzanne Martin. I am so proud of this gem of an anatomy and injury prevention book!

It tickles me so to realize that I am still madly in love with practicing and teaching yoga. The journey within is an ever so important one. The science and practice of yoga helps us to know ourselves, each other and the planet. Yoga quiets the dis-ease of the mind and the body – leaving us happy, peaceful and free. I am a firm believer that the world is a better place each time we practice our yoga!

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