Jacky Kalaani

Meet Yoga Teacher Jacky Kalaani

Jacky Kalaani graduated from Baldwin Wallace University in 2006 with a degree in Exercise Physiology. She began practicing yoga in 2000 after multiple spinal surgeries from scoliosis. Yoga started off as rehab and a means to an end but she soon realized the multiple benefits yoga has to offer.

She graduated from Cleveland Yoga’s 200 hour Teacher Training program in 2011 with Tami Schneider, Jenn Harte, Christina LaMarca and Christie Gascoigne and has been teaching around the Cleveland area since. Her teaching style is powerful yet balanced.
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Hometown:

Olmsted Falls, OH

Sun Sign:

Libra

Nickname:

Jax, Jacky McDade

I am thankful for:

My 2 daughters who remind me to laugh every day

What / Who inspires you:

My mom, she is able to see the best part of people even in their worst moments.

The pose that challenges me the most:

Handstand, for fear of falling.

Secret comfort food:

Wine and chocolate

Words to live by:

“What you do everyday matters more than what you do once in a while” – Gretchen Rubin

What do you do for FUN:

Trail run, road bike and hike

Local Escape:

Metroparks