Vinyasa Yoga with Heart


We are Grinning

The Grinning Yogi is a community-rooted vinyasa yoga studio with locations in SE and NW, in addition to our flagship Seattle studios. Stretch and strengthen your body AND mind with a music‐filled energizing and empowering yoga practice. 

At TGY, blend compassion and skillful guidance with fun and sweat to create a space for people to connect and take CARE!

Class Schedule

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Yoga School at TGY

The Grinning Yogi brings passion, experience, and FUN to teacher training. Together we’ll help you cultivate your own beautiful voice as a teacher while sharing the rich principles of our practice. All of our offerings are uniquely designed to help you cultivate a relationship with yogic principles AS YOU and empower you to share!

Next 200 HR Yoga School Begins AUGUST 2017.

We are thrilled to announce that the schedule is finalized and will be released soon.

The first weekend will be August 25th-27th, 2017. 

If you are interested, please email us ASAP: jamie@thegrinningyogi.com


The Grinning Yogi is proud to offer opportunities for Continuing Education and 300 HR YTT in partnership with LAUGHING LOTUS NYC. Choose to study exclusively at The Grinning Yogi (Seattle + Portland) or mix + match our 50 HR modules with any of the ones offered at Laughing Lotus to build *your* ideal 300 HR Advanced Training!  
*Please Note: You will receive your 300 HR Certificate through Laughing Lotus Yoga Center*


Poses, yoga philosophy, and teaching skills are taught, with joy, creativity, and FUN. TGY philosophy focuses on using yogic techniques as tools to connect deeply with your own intuition and heart.


Through self-inquiry, group investigation, reflective OM-work, and REAL connection, you'll experience the gift of yoga and learn how to implement yoga philosophy to bring more JOY to daily lives.


Yoga School at The Grinning Yogi offers students the tools to instruct & thrive! Our graduates go on to teach in a wide variety of studios across the country. Are YOU ready to inspire?

Grinning Beyond

The newest limb of The Grinning Yogi - PDX offerings. Join us to deepen your practice with guest teachers, mater classes, nutrition, meditation & more.