Love and Balance's mission is to share their passion for balance, for health and for the pleasure of life. Created by Chantal and Pierre, two artists that have developed a strong practice of yoga and slackline. Using the ancient knowledge of yoga, the playful nature of partner yoga and dynamic equilibrium of slackline they have developed their own style. They share their passion through their performances and by offering their experience through workshops. Their fusion of disciplines help them provide a complete training for the body and mind.
Chantal Therrien is a multidisciplinary artist. Inspired by movement, she explores the body and its possibilities through different styles of dance, yoga and physical training . A determined slackliner, Chantal constantly continues to grow her mastery of balance. Consciousness of well-being and living in the present moment are her source of inspiration. With more than 8 years of practice, Chantal shares her passion for yoga and life with simplicity. She teaches introduction to yoga , hatha, vinyasa, acro-yoga and slackline.
Her teachings are recognized by the Francophone Yoga Federation (FFY), the International Yoga Federation (IYF), the Canadian Slackline Association (CSA) and she is a certified Acro-Yoga Montreal teacher (AYM).
Pierre Carrillo is a balance artist and circus performer. After more than 7 years of street skate-boarding, he started look for a new discipline that would be as challenging but lower impact on the body. Discovering slackline through rock-climbing it quickly became his primary discipline. Now with more than 7 years of an unwavering practice of slackline, he continues to push the limits of the discipline. Co-founder of the Canadian Slackline Association, Pierre is implicated on many levels of the community helping to spread a knowledge of a healthy practice of slackline.
Through his practice of slackline combined with his practice of yoga he has developed a mastery of balance techniques. He shares this understanding with pleasure and ease through performing and teaching.
Pierre offers instruction for beginner, intermediate, advanced slackline, trickline, as well as safety workshops and advanced slackline rigging. His teachings are recognized by the Canadian Slackline Association (CSA).
He is inspired by the pleasure of living, the overcoming of fears and the search for the ultimate truth.