Ainara Varela Pino is from Bilbao, Spain. She left her home in 2001 to go to Scotland after graduating in Primary Education in Bilbao University. She next graduated with a HND in Dance at Glasgow University and became a yogalates instructor in 2006. Next , she moved with her fiancée to New Zealand where she fell in love with fitness and snowboarding ( she never bungee jumped though!) After two amazing years in NZ They sailed to the South Pacific islands to do volunteering work . She moved back to the U.K. and spent 6 busy years teaching holistic and fitness classes as well as managing a health club in London. She entered triathlons and completed the Edinburgh Marathon. Ainara is passionate about family , friends , teaching , learning new skills and Yoga . She loves traveling , nature and feels stunned by the beauty in TCI where she learnt how to kiteboarding and sail . Ainara teaches from within and understand that yoga is not a work out but a work in . She is super excited to share her broad experience at the Retreat.