Brisbane : James Street

Leon Collopen

Liv Yoga

Student of Ayurveda and Yoga
Yoga Teacher

Born in South Africa with a diverse cultural background (Nepalese, Indian, African, German and Scottish) Leon first discovered Yoga in 2005. Leon experienced an immediate transformation after his first class. Leon felt something very special and has continued to live Yoga and teach regular classes in Brisbane. Leon’s passion in Life is to help and care for people overcome challenges in a positive, calm and balanced way.

Leon has worked as a support outreach worker in the community sector for many years, including the Brisbane Homeless Service Centre, equal employment opportunities for people with a disability and who are less fortunate, Youth worker and Residential support worker. Through the practice of Yoga and Ayurveda Leon has overcome a serious Knee injury and is passionate to share his knowledge with everyone he meets. Leon has travelled to India and Thailand to deepen his knowledge of Yoga, Ayurveda and Massage.

Leon believes the essence of all beings are true and pure and by living Yoga and Ayurveda everyone true nature can be revealed.