Instructors at the Studio

About the Instructors at Grasshopperyoga Studio

Yong Kooi  Studied Shiatsu massage, Oki-Do Yoga, Chinese Martial Arts and Qi Gong in early 90s. He went to Burma and Thailand to train in Meditation for 2 years (97-98) as a temporary Buddhist monk. He is a current member of Shiatsu Therapy Association of Australia. Graduate Diploma in Classical Yoga. Member of the Yoga Teachers Association of Australia now known as Yoga Australia. Certified Qi Gong Instructor (1996) under the guidance of grandmaster Chen Yong-Fa keeper of Choy Lee Fut Martial arts system. Certified instructor Level 1 Mat Based Pilates. (2009).

Yong started teaching Qi Gong and Yoga in 2000. He taught in many areas of the community including Juvenile justice, men & women prisons and with a mental health non profit organisations. Currently running weekly classes with Aboriginal Elders, Staffs in a relationship centre, (youth and adult) drug rehab centres.