Clare has been teaching yoga since 2000 having originally trained with the British Wheel of Yoga and subsequently enhanced her knowledge by training with the Krishnamacharya healing yoga foundation (KHYF) now the TSYP (The Society of Yoga practitioners) Clare is also a Senior Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance.
Clare holds classes in classic haṭha yoga, (both dynamic and gentle). She also teaches yin yoga, restorative yoga and is a registered yoga therapist with the Complementary Natural Health Council (CNHC)
Clare always considers the individual needs of each student, frequently teaching on a one-to-one basis, as well as mentoring teacher trainees.
Clare has been practicing yoga for many years and has spent time exploring some of the different schools, including Ashtanga and Iyengar, although her primary influence comes from the teachings of Sri Krishnamacharya and his son TKV Desikachar.
Clare continues her studies by attending workshops and seminars in the UK and India. In 2021 Clare completed an MA in The History and Traditions of Yoga and Meditation at SOAS. ( School of Oriental and African Studies -University of London). Learning from some of the world's most renowned academics in the field of yoga and meditation, including Professor Ulrich Pagel, Dr. Jim Mallinson, Dr. Jason Birch, Dr. Karen O'Brien Kop and Dr. Graham Burns.
Clare is A British Wheel of Yoga Diploma Course Tutor and runs BWY Certificate and Diploma courses (Harmonyoga's next Diploma course will begin in 2024. Clare is also a BWY Foundation Course tutor and will be running her 7th Foundation course in 2023.
Clare is currently on the British Wheel of Yoga training committee as a course development officer.