Raquel first fell in love with yoga 8 years ago, when she took her first Bikram Yoga class. A few years later she completed her Hot Yoga Teacher Training certification through Yoga to the People. Since then, she has broadened her yoga practice to a variety of different styles of yoga ranging from Vinyasa to Restorative. In addition to being a Hot Yoga instructor, she has also completed her 200-hour Yoga Alliance certification, as well as Inferno Hot Pilates teacher training. Raquel enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle by regularly going to the gym and practicing yoga and pilates. Raquel is a Bay Area native and currently resides in San Francisco.