Instructor: Melissa Salcedo Richards

Bio: Melissa Richards is a yoga instructor with a demonstrated history of working in the beauty, wellness, and fitness industries. She has lived and taught all over the east coast, from Miami to New York City, and now resides in Charlotte. Her goal is to help students and practitioners from all backgrounds find a connection back to themselves through the cathartic and purifying practices of breath and movement. Her knowledge and skillset include two 200-hour Yoga Alliance certified trainings in power and Ashtanga vinyasa yoga from The Sacred Space Miami and Ahana Yoga in Miami, FL. In 2022, she launched Elemental Escape Retreats, a community gathering and retreat company that offers the opportunity to experience life and community through eco-conscious spaces.

Difficulty: All Levels

Location:  South Ridge Pavilion