The Institute of Iyengar Yoga in Sussex (IIYS) is an organisation of Sussex based teachers and students who study the Iyengar way of practising Yoga. It was established in 1993, and currently has about 100 members, including teachers in East and West Sussex.

The aims of IIYS are:

  • To promote public understanding of the practice of Yoga according to the principles of B.K.S. Iyengar
  • To arrange for public benefit the holding of yoga classes, demonstrations, and celebrations
  • To support financially or through service such charitable purposes as may uphold the above objectives
  • To maintain contacts with the national Iyengar Association and other Iyengar Institutes


IIYS is a member institute of IYA (UK), which is the national Iyengar Yoga association. By becoming a member of IIYS you automatically become an IYA (UK) member.


As a member of the IIYS you are entitled to:

  • Local IIYS events at discounted prices
  • Discounts on yoga equipment
  • 3 copies of IIYS newsletter per year
  • Automatic membership of IYA (UK)
  • Free copies of IYA (UK) national magazine published twice a year
  • Invitation to IYA (UK) national conventions with world-renowned yoga teachers
  • The opportunity to network with other Iyengar Yoga practitioners

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Chair: Brian Ingram   brianiyoga@tesco.net
Membership Secretary: Randall Evans  randallevans1@gmail.com
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