First STX Yoga Fest Draws More Than 200 Despite Rain

Yoga instructor Shera Evens and her young class practice the dancer pose. (Susan Ellis photo)
Yoga instructor Shera Evens and her young class practice the dancer pose. (Susan Ellis photo)
A yoga class overlooks the Leatherback brewing room. (Susan Ellis photo
A yoga class overlooks the Leatherback brewing room. (Susan Ellis photo

After hours of frequent downpours, Saturday’s Yoga Fest moved participants, instructors and vendors indoors – to the Leatherback Beer Brewery.

People practiced different types of yoga among huge stainless steel vats and other beer making equipment at the first event of its kind on St. Croix.

Organizer Suki Eleuterio said more than 207 people had registered. The event featured , instructors in a variety of yoga styles and practices along with vendors of fresh herbs, vegan food, jewelry and henna tattoos.

A group practices acu-yoga among the beer vats at Leatherback Brewery. (Susan Ellis photo)
A group practices acu-yoga among the beer vats at Leatherback Brewery. (Susan Ellis photo)
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