Francesca Golfetto


Francesca is a professional ballet dancer, certified yoga instructor and model. She moved away from Padova (Italy), her home, to graduate from both La Scala in Milan and Royal Ballet School in London. At the age of 17, after living away from home for 4 years, she graduated and has danced full time at Royal Ballet (London), Zurich Opera House and Den Norske Opera & Ballett. Francesca has danced as a soloist in most of the classical and contemporary ballets as well as many new creations. In addition she has taken certificates to teach ballet and pilates, as well as nutrition. The career as a dancer opened the doors to the world of yoga, which has become a passion. She has completed the Ashtanga yoga 500hr RYT TT with Basia Lispka Larsen, 100hr RYT Yogicarts TT with Duncan Wong in Hiyoga and 80hrs RYT Yoga wheel TT with Rachel Vamos.
 
She practiced with Sharath Jois, David Swenson and Shelley Washington, Maniju Jois, Alexander Medin, Mark Robberds, Deepika Mehta, Philippa Asher, Mark Stephens and more. Yoga has quickly given her many new dimensions to the already extensive experience with physical and mental exercises. Practicing and teaching yoga has been a life changer and become a lifestyle for Francesca. Her passion is both in sharing her experience and knowledge, as well as continuously learning more.