Toni Mar, , Kinesiology, is on faculty in the Physical Education Program at UC Berkeley, and Assistant Coach 2 in yoga for Cal Football in the Athletics Department. She integrates the empiricism of exercise and sport science with the “Beginner’s Mind” of Eastern thought in her philosophy and approach towards optimizing health, fitness, wellness and sports performance.
Toni received her Ashtanga teacher training from David Swenson. Her background and experience in physical therapy and rehabilitation, cardiac rehabilitation/CCU, ICU, sports medicine, special populations and therapeutic massage collectively provide a holistic interdisciplinary learning experience for her students and student-athletes and also professional athletes. Her work spans the UC community including sports clubs, student organizations, Golden Bear Orientation, and Cal Day. She also donates her time to raise awareness and revenue for local charitable organizations.