Portland Yoga Studio, located in the heart of Portland's downtown/arts district welcomes students new and old of all abilities and experience levels to come and experience yoga in the Iyengar method!


Co-owned and operated by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor David Yearwood and his wife, Parks McKinney,

Portland Yoga Studio is dedicated to presenting the Iyengar method of Yoga, a system based on the teachings of Yogacharya B.K.S. Iyengar.

 Dec.14, 1918- Aug.20, 2014 


The system of teaching is methodical and progressive, emphasizing safety, alignment, and the development of exquisite self-awareness through precision in movement and attention to the subtleties of body, breath, mind, and spirit.


Because of our commitment to providing excellent instruction in the Iyengar Yoga method and to respecting and upholding the standards set forth by B.K.S Iyengar through his certification system, all teachers at Portland Yoga Studio have earned and maintain their Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher (CIYT) credentials.


Today, Portland Yoga Studio is proud to be the largest dedicated Iyengar Yoga Studio in New England.



PYS logo Saturday PYS_006 IYNAUS-Certification-Mark

Look for the mark. Only the world’s most knowledgeable, rigorously-trained teachers earn Iyengar Yoga Certification.