Sarah is the owner and head instructor of Wimberley Chayon Ryu. She trained at a branch of Chayon Ryu in Austin from 1988-1994 and became an instructor, there. She took a break and returned to karate in 2009 and has been training and teaching in Wimberley and Austin since then. She is currently a third degree black belt.
Jarod started in Chayon Ryu in 2009 when he was nine years old. He is currently a second degree black belt and teaches the Self Defense class on Monday. He is an energetic teacher who is also demands a lot of discipline in his students.
The Montagnes teach the Saturday morning class. They started training in Chayon Ryu in 2010 and consistently contribute to the school. They exhibit good attitudes for others to follow and are always willing to help.
Yoga/Tai Chi/Qigong Teachers
Our current yoga teachers are Sarah, Edmee, Gail, Judy, Jay, Vera, and Krystyn. We have all been trained by Camp Utopia and have extra training for working with Senior yogis. The Yoga You Need is a unique kind of yoga. Our youngest is in her 30's, and our most senior teacher is in her 70's. Some are professionals in other careers, some solely do this, and others are retired.
Rafael is our Tai Chi teacher, and Deborah is our Qigong teacher.
We are all teaching here because we are passionate about what we are doing.