Caitlin is the founder of Paddle Nantucket which offers guided paddle tours of Nantucket, PaddleFit classes and Standup Paddle Yoga, and Strong Girls Yoga, a yoga-based curriculum that seeks to support Nantucket’s young women in the cultivation of self-esteem, mindfulness, and physical awareness.
In addition to being a yoga teacher, Caitlin is a mother, writer, SUP racer, road cyclist, clinical massage therapist and cancer ninja. She has advanced certifications in both prenatal and children’s yoga, and has an extensive background in PranaFlow. A former modern dancer, she fuses her passion for movement and music with her love of traditional yoga; keeping her teaching creative, playful and fresh. Her classes are primarily vinyasa-based and infused with the teachings of the Ashtanga and Iyengar traditions and the influences of her teachers Shiva Rea, and Ganga White.
Caitlin is proud to call the tiny island of Nantucket her home, and devotes much of her free time to playing with her son on the beach and pursuing the #SUPlife. She is a cancer advocate and blogs regularly about her adventures with long-term illness, practicing yoga and parenting. She has also written numerous articles for elephantjournal.com, and RebelleSociety.com.
When she’s not raising money for cancer patients, riding her bike for breast cancer research, or racing around New England on her paddle board, Caitlin teaches workshops and master classes and leads SUP yoga retreats around the world. She is a Glide SUP Yoga Ambassador, Ambassador for fitness fashion line, Crane & Lion. and a long-time prAna Influencer.