5 Insider Tips for Building Your Dream Yoga Biz

Want to share your passion for your yoga—and possibly turn a profit? Chesley Long founded Camp Yoga two years ago and has some tips to share with other aspiring yogapreneurs.

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When I launched Camp Yoga—a yoga-focused sleepover camp for grownups that marries all of the fun of summer camp and yoga festivals, minus the spendy pricetags—I was brand-new to yoga entrepreneurship. Now, just two years later, I’m running camps in seven locations across North America and hoping to increase that to 15 by 2020. Friends often ask me how I did it. Here’s a little inside scoop to help you make your yoga biz dreams a reality, too.

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Want to meet Chesley Long and experience Camp Yoga for yourself? Sign up for Winter Camp in Colorado, February 24–26, where you’ll be in for dogsledding, archery, wine-tasting, moccasin-making, and plenty of yoga and fitness classes taught by some of the region’s best instructors. Visit campyoga.ca for more info.