Marita Gardner-Anopol was healed through yoga in 1977 and founded the company in 1995. Featured in Time magazine and cited as a pioneer of yoga for children, the program snowballed and the accredited teacher training certification was instituted.Yoga 4 Kids classes and camps are available in Kingwood, TX. Yoga 4 Kids teacher training certification and Yoga for Classroom Management certification are available nationwide.Yoga 4 Kids in the Rain Forest game and deck of cards are available at www.yoga4kids.us. Founder, teacher, and New York transplant Marita Gardner-Anopol is perhaps her best advertisement for the wonders of this ancient art. The youthful-looking yogini credits her daily yoga practice with her vibrant health and unflagging energy as she approaches her sixth decade. “Yoga has given me balance. With consistent practice, you live in the moment. And when you live in the present moment you are timeless.”Veteran yoga guru since 1978, Marita’s highest priority these days is to bring the benefits of yoga to children. She created the program after leading a playful yoga class in 1995.