Clarissa Robertson

United Kingdom
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Clarissa is the founder of Red Hot Yoga in Guildford, Surrey. She has been teaching for 9 years. Clarissa certified as a Bikram Yoga teacher in 2005 and she taught in yoga studios all over the South East of England and around the world when she went on a sabbatical in 2007-2008. She continues to attend different training courses to deepen her knowledge of the various Yoga disciplines.

Clarissa has certificed as a Bikram Yoga teacher; Ante-natal teacher; Moksha Yoga teacher; and Yin Yoga teacher and continues to attend workshops and trainings to be inspired by Judith Lasater (Restorative Yoga), Shiva Rea (Fluid Power), Jason Crandell (Ashtanga) and Norman Blair (Yin Yoga).

Clarissa opened Red Hot Yoga in March 2011 and her philosophy as a studio owner is to offer a wide range of different Yoga classes, both hot, warm and room temperature that all compliment each other well and offer a class for every student.

She aims to provide an experienced and professional teacher for every type of Yoga and every type of student, from the professional athlete looking to reduce their risk of injury (the Harlequins Rugby team practise at her studio regularly) to the life long couch potato who has decided it's time to do something about it.

Her motto is 'Unwind Your Body And Mind', which she thinks neatly sums up why you should do Yoga. It is the antidote to everything modern life throws at us.

Our Teacher Training course is run by Clarissa Robertson, Red Hot Yoga owner and Accredited Yoga Alliance Senior Teacher, along with Alex Cook & Jane Beevers, Senior RHY teachers; Stuart Girling, one of the world’s foremost experts on Anatomy for Yoga; and Craig Norris, Yoga Philosophy Guru.

The course is spread over 12 months, to fit in with busy lifestyles. The course begins with a 5 day intensive week of learning, followed by 10 weekends (one per month, with a break in August) for a total of 200 hours. Please visit

Our training school has met the stringent requirements set by Yoga Alliance UK, demonstrating that our courses are of the highest standard and that our graduates may use the title ‘Registered Yoga Teacher’ RYT as a sign of quality training when they register themselves with Yoga Alliance UK. Whether you are planning on embarking on a career as a Yoga teacher, or looking to deepen your knowledge of Yoga theory, practise and philosophy, our 200 hour Teacher Training Course is designed to give you all the tools you need. The course will give you a qualification recognised worldwide.


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Average: 5.0 of 5 stars

Just wow. I have experienced many teachers over the years, and Clarissa is truly outstanding. I am totally in awe of her knowledge & teaching style. At no point are you left wondering exactly what you should be doing/feeling with each & every part of your body. She has an astonishing memory & gets to know the bodies of all her students, giving individual advice & encouragement no matter how big the class. I can totally let go, focus & be present in her classes as she is so thorough & absorbing. I trust her completely, & highly recommend her to everyone, from total beginners to advanced students :D