OUR TRAINERS

  • Vanessa Smith Bennett

    Vanessa Smith Bennett is a certified RYT 200 yoga teacher and holds a Level 1 certificate in Urban Zen Integrated Therapy. Her background is in Vinyasa and she teaches her classes by utilizing a range of techniques to custom fit her student's needs whenever possible. A level 1 Reiki Practitioner as well as being trained in meditation and mindfulness techniques, she blends her body warming asana classes with mind calming practices to ensure her students leave feeling strengthened and yet refreshed.

  • Svetoslav Koshutansky

    Svetoslav, who is originally from Bulgaria, has been living in New York for the past 2 years. While in his home country, he worked as a photo reporter and a journalist for one of the the most prestigious Bulgarian newspapers – Bulgaria TODAY. He has a substantial experience in photo journalism and photo editing. However, biking has been his real passion for the last 12 years. Svetoslav’s fascination for biking and healthy living combined with his love for New York City and knowledge of Central Park make him a great addition to the BNY team.

  • Teodor Panterov

    Teodor has lived in New York for the past 8 years. He graduated from St. Francis College in 2011 with a double major in Accounting and Economics. Although interested in his field of study, he decided to pursue a different path and started working as a tour guide in Central Park. Working for Central Park Tours Inc, he was ranked as one of the best tour guides in Central Park, on TripAdvisor.