As a teenager Luca developed a great interest for Asia and its traditions and disciplines. He came to The Netherlands from Italy to work as a cook and found yoga as the method to relieve stress from a demanding job and yoga became part of his daily life. His practice brought him love, health and peace of mind. After travelling through Asia he quit his job to dedicate all his time to Yoga and went to Florence for a Teacher Training.
There he discovered the importance of the breath, the energy of life which calms the mind and creates transformation when it is connected with bandhas and movement. He also discovered Ashtanga and the Rocket path, a genius routine created by Larry Schultz who took primary, intermediate and advanced poses and sequenced them around the joints to energise and calm the mind. In the end of 2015 he became a certified teacher RYT 200 hours Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga and in 2016 a certified Rocket Yoga teacher.
Together with Lola Villa he created the collective “Yoga ’n Bass” which combined the passion for the Rocket Yoga practice and the love for music. Since then they are giving Rocket yoga sessions with a DJ set live either in Yoga studios, festivals and various events.
Rocket Yoga, lovingly referred to as ‘The Rocket’, is a style of yoga developed by Larry Schultz in San Francisco during the 1980s. Rocket Yoga is rooted in the Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga practice of yoga. It is combined with and restructured from the Primary and Intermediate Series of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga as well as key […]