Jim Gilligan began practicing Yoga in 1988 and in 2012 started formally teaching Yoga. He founded and organizes the popular AcroYoga Ann Arbor MeetUp group and is a certified AcroYoga teacher. Jim leads AcroYoga playshops and classes and jams. He is Yoga Alliance RYT200 certified after receiving his training at the Yoga Center for Healthy Living. Jim teaches in several Yoga traditions including AcroYoga, Ashtanga, Hatha, Partner, Vinyasa, and Yin. He continues his Yoga education by attending Yoga workshops around the country. Besides family, friends, Yoga and meditation, Jim enjoys cross country skiing, bicycling, motorcycling, kayaking, and teaching wilderness survival skills.