YOGA INSPIRATION: Bette Calman, 87 year old yoga teacher retires

By catherine on January 21, 2015 | This entry has been posted in Inspiration

Bette Calman, Australian, Yoga, Teacher, Oldest, Granny, Grandma, female

Bette Calman taught regular yoga classes until she was 87 years old.  She then retired from teaching, but still benefits from her own personal yoga practice.

She is one of the pioneers of Australian Yoga, jumping to notoriety in the 1950s. Over the years she has had her own TV show, been featured in countless magazines and newspapers, written three books discussing the benefits of yoga and taught the practice for over 56 years.

She has become in internet sensation and has proved that there is no age limit when it comes to yoga.  Bette has been an inspiration to thousands around the world and has encouraged many to take up the practice of yoga.


“Yoga at Any Age”

The benefits of yoga are endless.  Take at look at this video clip of when Bette was 84 ~ lets continue to encourage those around us to take up yoga if they haven’t done so already.







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