Asia Pacific Yoga Teachers

Asia Pacific Yoga Teachers

Asia Pacific Yoga Teachers Steve and Joleen

Yoga Alliance Certified

All our yoga teacher training teachers are Yoga Alliance certified to a minimum 200 hour certification.

On a Yoga Teacher Training we
yoga practices

We go back to the basics and work from the ground up respecting the practices and gaining a deeper more embodied understanding of

  • Asana – Hatha, Vinyasa and Yin
  • Pranayama
  • Meditation
  • Mindfulness
  • Philosophy
  • Applied Anatomy
  • Yoga Nidra

New Zealand Yoga Teacher Trainers

Steve Hall New Zealand Yoga Teacher Trainer

Steve Hall

(E-RYT500) (RYT200 Kundalini)

Steve has about 20 years of yoga experience and has been involved with yoga teacher trainings for 7 years. He has taught over 12,000 hours of classes and has the highest Yoga Alliance E-RYT500 classification, as well as being a 200 hour Yoga Alliance trained Kundalini Yoga Teacher, and an Aerial Yoga Teacher.

As a curious and open person, Steve is always seeking more yogic experiences and eager to expand his knowledge. He has had the benefit of studying and practicing with various teachers around the world of many yoga traditions including Ashtanga Vinyasa, Iyengar, Yin, Hatha, and Power Yoga.

Steve lived and taught in Bali for 17 years before moving back home to New Zealand early 2018. He has also taught in Thailand, Spain, London and Pakistan. Steve has a relaxed but thorough style of teaching and a passion for Yoga Anatomy and Philosophy.

Joleen Lunjew Shantihi

Joleen Lunjew


Joleen is a dedicated yoga teacher and practitioner passionate about encouraging and inspiring people to be the best they can be through movement, breath, wellness, diet and a holistic approach to life. 

Joleen has been practicing yoga for more than 10 years and has a very strong Ashtanga practice. She did her RYT200 in Vinyasa Krama and her Parampara (Ashtanga apprentice) with Sara (KPJAYI Level 2) and Fernando (KPJAYI Level 1) Pacheco in Canggu, Bali.

Joleen teaches Ashtanga (Mysore style and LED), Hatha, Vinyasa, Yin and Restorative and co-teaches with Steve at Asia Pacific Yoga Teacher Trainings. She is also a certified Les Mills Body Balance instructor.

Joleen enjoys seeing her students progress physically, mentally and emotionally as they journey with her. Her strength would be her calmness and grace and that she brings to her classes.

Join Us on a Yoga Teacher Training

We hope to have the pleasure of sharing in your ever growing yoga education.

Contact Steve at +64276097039, WhatsApp Joleen at +64225800523 or email