Francisca Rivas was born in Santiago, Chile. She holds both a degree in Psychology, and a Masters in Performing Arts. She began teaching in 2010, having practiced Ashtanga yoga since 2005. As a performer, Francisca has developed an intuitive understanding of body movement, which she brings into her yoga classes. Francisca teaches a challenging and uplifting style of Ashtanga flow. Her intelligent sequencing allows space for students to be present and focus on their breath.