Lindsay Richards

RYT 500, E-RYT 200, Ayurvedic Consultant, Handbalancer, Rocket Ashtanga Instructor, Reiki Healer

Lindsay has over 1,000 teaching hours as a 500-hour registered yoga teacher. Lindsay completed her first 200-hour yoga teacher training in Virginia Beach, VA in 2015 and since then has completed an additional 200-hour yoga teacher training program specializing in Yoga Ayurveda and Ayurvedic Consultations, and a 50-hour certification in Rocket Ashtanga. In 2017, Lindsay completed her 300-hour advanced yoga teacher training in India.


Lindsay has facilitated multiple yoga teacher trainings alongside her partner Jesse Braade, as well as collaborated on continuing education modules at various yoga studios. Lindsay is co-owner of Samata Living, a wellness organization offering Ayurvedic Consultations, Reiki healing, private yoga instruction for adults and children, handstand training, essential oils and more. Lindsay is also co-owner of digital marketing agency Samata Digital offering website design, social, email and search engine marketing services. 


Lindsay loves being active, imaginative and spending time with partner Jesse, daughter Gaia and their trouble-making pup, Barley. Lindsay is commonly found upside down practicing handstands and hand balancing, or off dreaming up her next big idea.