Rachel Nixon

Rachel Nixon

Rachel believes in the transformative and healing power of yoga. Her classes are deeply nourishing, and she empowers each student to become their own best teacher. Rachel discovered yoga in 2001, and she trained at Kripalu in 2006. She has been teaching yoga in the Midcoast ever since. She has a Masters in Education, as well as teaching certificates in Kripalu Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Art & Yoga, Children’s Yoga, and Yin Yoga. In 2014, Rachel founded The Dancing Elephant to create a gathering place for yoga, meditation, and art. She is also trained as a Meditation Instructor. Rachel lives with her partner Aaron and his daughters in Camden. In her free time, she loves to spend time with her family-- swimming, sailing, skiing, and hiking.