Mind, Body, and Spirit

Pre-registration is required. 

Yoga Class

Sponsored by University of Tennessee Aerospace & Defense MBA

Thursday, March 17

$10 per person

7 – 8 a.m.

Canal C

Start your day off right with a rejuvenating yoga class. Class will be led by Eileen Simoneau with Chart it All and is appropriate for all skill levels. (Beginners welcome!) Mats are provided. Eileen is a dedicated, certified yoga instructor, RYT 200. She is devoted to guiding yogis to find their intrinsic healthy inner peace. Join our yoga class and share our aeronautical mind, body, and soul connection!


Mindfulness Workshop

Friday, March 18

$10 per person

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Canal A

Mindfulness In Aviation, a one-hour workshop presented by Carl Eisen, a retired Airbus captain and UCLA trained mindfulness teacher. Topics will include what mindfulness is, stress reduction, improving situational awareness, improving on task focus, resilience in times of difficulty, and more. Short exercises will include guided meditation and mindfulness without meditation. Those with and without mindfulness experience are welcome.

Carl is the founder of Mindful Aviator, a mindfulness-based wellness resource for aviation professionals worldwide. In addition to his UCLA training, he is a member of the International Mindfulness Teachers Association (IMTA), on the board of directors for the Sarasota Mindfulness Institute, and teaches mindfulness in several communities in Southwest Florida. Visit www.mindfulaviator.com  or www.sarasotamindfulness.org.


Zumba Class

Saturday, March 19

$10 per person

7 – 8 a.m.

Bayou A

Zumba is a dance aerobic workout featuring Latin music that makes you want to move. Everyone will enjoy the party atmosphere and easy to follow steps. Make sure you’re wearing workout attire and bring a willingness to have a blast.  Join Capt. Kelly Jeffries for a one - hour ‘flight’ around the world.  Zumba:  it’s exercise, in disguise!

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WAI members seek to inspire and stand for encouragement, continued education, and a whole lot of fun! If you’re a lover of all things aviation and aerospace, and enjoy sharing your passion with others, we’d love to have you! Membership includes job search opportunities, scholarship opportunities, access to mentors in your industry, and much more.

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