Hot Yoga 101 is a Vancouver based studio co-owned by Lisa Pelzer and Danny Dworkis.  We are a community of passionate students and teachers working toward the common goal of  improving our physical and mental well-being and living a more balanced and healthy lifestyle. Operating out of our beautiful Vancouver studio since 1999, Hot Yoga 101 has helped countless yogis realize the healing benefits of Bikram Yoga.

With over 35 Hot Yoga classes per week, we offer a fantastic range of class times to suit anyone’s schedule. So what are you waiting for?

Our Founders

Lisa Pelzer

Lisa fell in love with the Bikram Yoga series in 1996 and completed her training in 1999.  She is the co-owner of Hot Yoga 101, a devoted student and a passionate instructor. Lisa has studied human anatomy and physiology and has vast experience in yoga, kinstretch and weight training.  My goal is to help people live their best and healthiest life. What brings her the most joy is the positive changes she sees in her students.

Danny Dworkis

Danny Dworkis, co-owner of Hot Yoga 101 began studying and practicing Bikram Yoga in 1997. He completed his training in September 2000 and has been teaching ever since!  Danny is also an active actor and musician. Danny’s classes are always entertaining. He brings a wealth knowledge and focus on detail to his teaching.

Danny and Lisa together create a beautiful balance of different teaching styles but very complimentary. Our goal is to ensure that Hot Yoga 101 is an awesome place to work and practice, and we’re always excited to welcome newbie’s to join our family!