Wenche Beard was born in Norway, has lived and worked in California and is now based in Eastbourne, East Sussex some of the year.. Wenche is a fully qualified British Wheel of Yoga teacher (BWY), Angel Therapy Practitioner (ATP), Sound Healer and a Reiki Master. Her refreshing and empowering teaching style and ethos allows people to discover that yoga can be fun as well as meaningful.
Wenche is a gifted healer and therapist who loves her work. She provides great love and compassion to the people she works with thus creating a calm and safe environment for healing. Her aim through yoga and other practices is to help us find our self love and acceptance thus bringing us back to who we really are. She holds retreats in the UK and many overseas using yoga and her spiritual approach as a basis for self development.
At BAM we love a balanced approach to a healthy and fulfilling life embracing the outdoors, adventure as well as fitness and general well-being. Wenche lives and breathes this approach and we are delighted she is part of the BAMbassador team.
We interviewed Wenche to find out more:
Do you have a Life motto or mantra that you live by?
Feel your fear and do it any way!
Who would you like to thank?
My first Yoga teacher for inspiring me to become a Yoga Teacher and all my beautiful friends for always being there sharing life.
What are your other interests?
Walking/Hiking, Diving, Horse riding, White Water Rafter Rafting, Paragliding…fun filled living!
If you were Prime Minister what things would you change?
International borders so there were none…the list is endless…take from the rich and give to the poor…
Follow the Sun with Xavier Rudd
My children, the Norwegian Mountains and fjords, the desert and the deep blue sea.
Who would you most like to be stuck in a lift with and why?
Nelson Mandela because he is a true legend
If you won the lottery what would you do?
I would open a children’s home.
What life lessons do you wish to share with others?
Do everything with love and passion and never give up on your dreams.
Current BAM kit: Yoga pants and leggings of course!!