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Simon Borg-Olivier is a director of YogaSynergy, one of Australia’s oldest and most respected yoga schools. Simon has been teaching since 1982 and is a registered physiotherapist, University lecturer and keynote speaker at international conferences.

Simon was introduced to yoga at age six, learning breath retentions from his father and the main bandhas (internal locks) from Basil Brown, an Olympic athlete. At age 17, Simon studied with a Tibetan Lama who introduced him to tantric yoga. In 1980, Simon began the postures of hatha yoga and eventually learned with BKS Iyengar, K. Pattabhi Jois and TKV Desikachar.  

Look After Your Immune System with Correct Yoga Postures and Breath Control by Simon Borg-Olivier Simon Borg-Olivier suggests that the way you practice yoga and how you breathe has a direct impact on what you choose to eat

The Future of Yoga and Ayurveda in Australia Enlightened Events interviews senior Yoga teachers and Ayurvedic practitioners on their view of the Future of Yoga in Australia, including Simon Borg-Olivier, Michael de Manincor, Dr Rama Prasad and Dr Shaun Matthews