Candy Blaxter is a 500hr certified adult yoga instructor as well as a Certified YogaKids Trainer with extensive experience working with children and leading YogaKids Trainings. She co-founded the Bridge of Diamonds Haiti Relief Effort which sends teams of yoga teachers to Haiti to work with children and provide training to adults to incorporate yoga in schools and orphanages. She has traveled to Haiti twice teaching over 400 children and training 50 teachers and trainers of teachers. She is inspired that these teachers and trainers will be bringing yoga to over 30 schools ultimately reaching 3000 children. Candy has also trained with Street Yoga to bring yoga to at-risk and homeless children and Radiant Child's Yoga for Differently Abled Children. In addition to teaching children, Candy teaches adult classes at Roots to Wings. She teaches a slow-flow vinyasa style and has a strong background in anatomy having graduated from Yoga on York's 200 hour adult training. Candy and her husband George have four grown children. She firmly believes that yoga should be accessible to all regardless of age, financial status or physical capabilities.