Wisdom Keeper:

Marion (Mugs) McConnell, E-RYT500, IYTA, YA 


Mugs has been practicing yoga for over 47 years, teaching yoga for 42 years, and training yoga teachers since 1995. She is the co-founder with her husband Bob, of the South Okanagan Yoga Academy (SOYA) and the SOYA Yoga Teacher Training program. 

She is the author of Letters from the Yoga Masters: Teachings Revealed through Correspondence from Paramhansa Yogananda, Ramana Maharshi, Swami Sivananda, and Others, published by North Atlantic Books copyright © 2016 ISBN 978-1-62317-035-6.

South Okanagan Yoga Academy is a Registered School with Yoga Alliance and the Canadian Affiliate for the International Yoga Teachers Association (IYTA). In 2020 we celebrated 25 years of training yoga teachers!