“Yoga for happy kids” is an alternative method of exercise created and applied by Ariadne Economides, Yoga Instructor and professor of physical education & athletics. It is the result of years of observing and studying children that have attended her classes since 2008. It is based on a child’s body structure and mental development.
In her lessons, the approach is based on the personality of each individual child. The purpose of this method is to highlight the diversity of each little person, and through and fun and safe procedure, the kids start to recognize themselves.
The lessons include entertaining exercises (asanas) and joyful interactive games depending on the different ages. The kids who choose “Yoga for Happy Kids” learn to develop respect and love for themselves and others, while their confidence is boosted, as well as improving their self confidence every day more & more…happy kids!
Ariadne Economides has been teaching yoga since 2008 and specializes in kid’s yoga. Her deep knowledge of the beneficial aspects of yoga, and her love for children led her to create the “Yoga for Happy Kids” method. Her vision is to inspire and help children to discover their joy, inner strength and self -respect though yoga from a young age. She has attended many educational programs for children’s yoga, prenatal yoga and postnatal yoga. She is trained as a baby swimming instructor. To this day more, than 1000 children have attended her courses. Ariadne Economides has worked in daycares, schools, athletic facilities, yoga studios and luxury resorts all over Greece. Such as the European School, My place, Astir Hotel in Vouliagmeni, Myconian Collection, Divani Apollon Palace, Melissia basketball team. She is also a manager and organizer at GRAFTS (Greek Athletic & Fitness Training School).