Christina Spallina

Meet Yoga Teacher Christina Spallina

Christina Spallina completed her 200-hour teacher training in early 2012. She has since furthered her training at Baptiste Level 1 and Baptiste Art of Assisting.

She is inspired by many yogis, but is especially grateful to learn from Baron Baptiste, Jonny Kest, Tami Schneider, Amy Schneider, Jenn Harte, and the whole Cleveland Yoga community, as well as her family, friends, and dogs.



Saline, Michigan

Sun Sign:



Spallina, Xtina, Sissy, Ducky

The pose that challenges me the most:

Forearm stand.

Why Yoga?

To feel whole.

Secret comfort food:

Dark chocolate + red wine (not really a secret).

Best advice you have ever received:

Mind your own business. – my grandmother.

Words to describe my teaching style:

Accessible, creative, empowering

Local Escape:

Riding a horse.

I’ve never forgotten the moment in yoga when…

I realized how I practiced yoga was how I did everything else in my life.