OUR TEAM

Annette Corbin

Founder and Director of Training

A long-time athlete and former professional soccer player, Annette found yoga to be an amazing practice that challenged her, while preserving her joints and improving her flexibility. She believes a consistent yoga practice for athletes has the potential to dramatically alter the landscape of injury prevention, sports psychology, body mechanics and proper movement-based alignment. Annette Co-founded The PRACTICE with her husband, Jovon, in an effort to close the athletic gap between performance and recovery. 

CERTIFICATIONS

500hr E-RYT Moksha Yoga Chicago

200hr CorePower Yoga

Jovon Corbin

Managing Partner

BIO

 

Jovon brings a unique background to the PRACTICE that focuses on functional movement as part of injury prevention and strength training. Once a collegiate sprinter, Jovon uses his history to deliver an experience that is well-rounded, dynamic and effective. 

CERTIFICATIONS:

G.I.F.T (Gray Institute of Functional Training) Fellow

Graduate of the PRACTICE Teacher Training

Kristen Tanakatsubo

Head of High School and Club Division

BIO

 

Kristen brings over 25 years of competitive figure skating and coaching to The PRACTICE. In addition to coaching figure skating, she is the staff yoga teacher for New Trier Aquatics. She has witnessed the transformation of athletes through a consistent yoga practice that includes increased body and breath awareness, strength, mobility and mindfulness.  

CERTIFICATIONS:

200hr CorePower Yoga

Graduate of the PRACTICE Teacher Training

Also...

USFSA (United States Figure Skating Association)

Registered Coach

USA Swimming Registered Coach

Josh Queyquep

BIO

With a focus on developing the connection between body and mind, Josh brings a vast mindfulness and meditation background to THE PRACTICE. He believes a dedicated yoga practice is a key component towards peak physical performance, injury prevention and peace of mind. Once an avid soccer player, Josh values understanding optimal ways in which to use our strength, mobility and breath.

 

CERTIFICATIONS:

200hr CorePower Yoga

Graduate of the PRACTICE Teacher Training