Anna Levesque

Anna Levesque is the author of Yoga for Paddling and an international paddling, yoga, and Ayurveda wellness coach. She inspires and empowers her students through mind-body paddle programming that deepens connection to self, nature, and community. Anna is an American Canoe Association instructor/trainer for kayaking, SUP, and SUP yoga, as well as an RYT 500 and certified Ayurveda Wellness Counselor through NAMA. She was voted Most Inspirational Outdoors Person in Best of the Blue Ridge 2017, and named one of the most inspirational paddlers alive by Canoe and Kayak Magazine. She is a brand ambassador for BIC SUP, Werner Paddles, and Kokatat Watersports Wear. 

Learn more about this presenter’s work:


  • Yoga and Paddling

    International paddling, yoga, and Ayurveda wellness coach Anna Levesque believes that the physical, mental, and emotional benefits of yoga have helped her to successfully face challenges on and off the water.

  • Teaching Yoga on the Water: A Q&A with Anna Levesque

    Anna Levesque, an international paddling, yoga, and Ayurveda wellness coach, talks about the skills—and the surrender—that support yoga teachers when taking their students from the mat to the paddleboard.

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