Joe Garrido was born and raised in Chicago, IL.
A former DJ & Bar owner in Chicago decided he wanted to change his life. Through Bikram Yoga He did exactly that.
Joe has been practicing Bikram Yoga for over 9 years, since May of 2009. After going to his first class he was hooked and practiced everyday. After a month of doing yoga everyday he started what he called his “Bikram Yoga for Charity Challenge”. It was a 365 day challenge to raise money for The Lupus Foundation. It was during that time he decided that he wanted to become a Bikram Yoga Teacher. The following year in the Spring of 2010 he went to Bikram Yoga Teacher Training. Since then he has been teaching and traveling all over the U.S. and parts of the World. He has been to 84 studios and has taught over 3500 classes.
“I love my yoga life! It has helped me grow in my heart, mind, body & soul.” -Yogi Joe