HEALTH +SAFETY 1st policy

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Our #1 priority is the health & safety of our Yoga Shama community and committed staff. We are here to support you achieve the results you need in your yoga practice.  As we continue to receive approvals from government officials and guidance from health authorities, we are preparing to conduct the re-opening of our studio.  Our main objective is to help you stay healthy & safe.  Though the past few weeks have been undoubtedly challenging, we at Yoga Shama are optimistic about the future.  Let’s face it this “new normal”, most might agree, is a real wake up call on hygiene in general.  Luckily, as you have frequently experienced and shared, we are one of the most consistently clean studios in the area since day #1.  We value your trust and assure you that we will continue to do our utmost best to deliver safety and add great value to the time & effort you entrust us.  Yes, Yoga Shama is “OCD clean”!  We take great pride in providing you with a beautiful safe space to guide your practice so you may enjoy a peaceful, inclusive, accessible, non-judgmental atmosphere to establish and grow your practice.  Now more than ever, yoga is our safety net, our reset button to become more centered and in harmony. We need to stay mindful & healthy in body & mind.  

We urge you to stay connected and keep checking our website as we re-open our doors in an effort to be of service to you, providing you with a modified class schedule.  In order to facilitate contact free check in procedure, we respectfully ask that you kindly reserve your class ahead of time through our website or Mindbody app.  Remember, space is limited!  

On behalf of your Yoga Shama family, we thank you for your patience, loyalty, support and help  to assist us in maintaining a safe and healthy environment for all to practice.  We look forward to welcoming each of you back to the studio and get back to your in-studio yoga practice with like-minded & results oriented yogis like yourself.  Can’t wait to see your smile.  Let’s stay healthy & calm together! #asatribeweflow

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions, comments or concerns. Our team is here to help, we love feedbackTo ensure the health & safety of our tribe community of yogis, we are implementing safety policies set by state & federal authorities.

We Are On It!

A Clean Practice:  The studio has undergone thorough deep cleaning & disinfecting using EPA regulated cleaning formulas.  Enhanced cleaning & disinfecting will be conducted by our staff after each class to frequently used surface points using EPA registered disinfectants for viruses and multiple pathogens. A professional crew will continue to provide deep cleaning & disinfecting service.  In addition, more hand sanitizers have been made available for client use throughout the studio.

A Safe Practice:  All Yoga Shama staff will wear face masks and use medical grade gloves as necessary when cleaning studio rooms and common areas as well as have temperature checks.

Monitor Your Health

As recommended by the state authorities, we encourage you to help keep yourself and your fellow members safe.  If you aren’t feeling well, we kindly ask that you please stay home for your well-being and that of your fellow yogis and teachers.  If you have a cough, fever or any other symptoms of COVD-19, we urge you to see your doctor and refrain from attending classes until you are 100% symptom-free.  If you have tested positive for COVID-19 and/or have knowingly come into close contact with someone who has, we kindly ask and remind you to avoid taking classes at the studio for 14 days or until you have tested negative for COVID-19.

Smart Practice

Advanced registration is required for all classes. No walk-ins.

All clients must sign the new updated waiver through Mindbody & opt in for email.

Cancel your class 12 hrs. or more prior to start of class to avoid $10 late cancel fee.  Phone calls or emails will not be accepted to cancel class.  Class cancelations must be done through your account in Mindbody.

We are cashless.  No cash is available on premises.

Practice Social Distance

To ensure social distancing, class capacity sizes will be reduced to more than half to allow protocol for social distancing at all times.  

Arrive on time but no more than 15 minutes before class.  Studio door will remain locked until 10-15 minutes prior to start of class.  Late arrivals will not be admitted and will be charged a $10 late cancel fee.  If you arrive early, please remain in your car until 10-15 minutes before staff opens the door.  Keep a safe distance from each other at all times. 

Wearing a facemask is mandated while you are in the lobby/common areas and inside yoga/hot room.

Use hand sanitizer or wash your hands upon entering the studio.  Hand sanitizers are available throughout the studio.

Contact free check-in is set in place.  Simply provide the staff with your name to be added to the class.  

Contact-free temperature check with an infrared digital thermometer will be required for all members upon entry to the studio and will not be allowed entrance if temperature exceeds 100 degrees Fahrenheit.

Use mat floor markings/indicators to place your mat in class to ensure fellow members practice recommendation for safe social distancing practice.  Kindly leave the practice room with your mat already rolled in to avoid congregating in the common areas.

Kindly exit practice room swiftly after class to give time for staff to disinfect & clean the studio.  Limit time spent in the studio common areas before and after class.  

Bring your own mat and yogietoes towel and/or a large towel to cover your mat to wipe off your sweat if it comes off the mat.  Travel light! Leave personal belongings at home or in your car.  Bring only what is necessary.

Bags, shoes, cell phones are not allowed inside the hot room.  There are cubbies available for your comfort and use.

Studio Amenities 

Mats, yogietoes towel, and beverages are available for purchase (we are cashless, no cash is available on premises). Mats, towels, blocks are not available for rent/use until further notice.

We encourage you to clean and disinfect your mat at home before and after each class.

Our boutique will remain open but ask that you do not touch any items unless you are purchasing.

Shower, tea bar and studio outdoor patio amenities are not available until further notice.

Your Yoga Shama family is grateful to continue to be of service by sharing our love for yoga with you, and helping you stay healthy, mindful and connected, uncovering the most vibrant and dynamic version of yourself!

Tada drastuh svarupe’vasthanam. (PYS 1:3)