As Seen In:

Selected Video Clips:

September 2015

Al Jazeera's The Stream

Good Morning America

August 2015

Fox 8 NC Triad

Raleigh News & Observer

June 2015

Ruptly TV

January 2015

People NOW


Selected Press Mentions:

June 2015:

“Yoga, Bikinis, Facebook And Fat: An Exploration of Body Image” WUNC

Une professeure de yoga avec un surplus de poids veut faire changer les standards de beaute - JOURNAL DE MONTREAL

“Awesome Plus Sized Yogi Fights to Change The “Typical Yoga Body” ”- GOOD Magazine

“Plus-Sized Yogi is changing the face of fitness on Instagram” - artFido

“Jessamyn Stanley: This curvy yogi rocks” -

“This plus sized Yogi is showing the world that body weight is just a state of mind” - Bored Panda

“Jessamyn, lo yoga non ha taglia” - D la Repubblica

“ 'They ARE going to stare at you': Plus-size yoga teacher urges curvy women to fight skinny stereotypes to embrace the yogi lifestyle no matter what their shape or size ” - Daily Mail

“See How This Yoga Teacher is Redefining Beauty Standards” - Woman's Day

May 2015:

“Self-described fat femme and Instagram star talks about “fat yoga” ” - New York Times

 “YOGA: Jessamyn Stanley Denouces Les Discriminations” - ELLE France

“Meet the yogi who's challenging those yoga bunny stereotypes” - Metro

“How This Badass Yogi Is Teaching Women To Love Their Bodies” - Huffington Post

“A Prominent Yogi on Fat Yoga, Instagram, and Changing Stereotypes” - New York Magazine

April 2015:

“#Fitspiration: The Instagram Fitness Gurus You Should Follow” - HelloBeautiful

March 2015:

“#DanskinDetermination Inspirational Instagram of the Week: @mynameisjessamyn” - Danskin Blog

“Here's How To Actually Do A Sun Salutation” - BuzzFeed

“Jessamyn Stanley talks about life, yoga as therapy, and internet love and hate” - Body Positive Yoga

February 2015:

16 bilder som visar att alla kan a yoga” - Nyheter 24

Yogalerares leert alle vrouwen zich goed in hun vel te voelen” - Nieuwsblad

Jessamyn Stanley, l'insegnante di yoga abbondante e felice:"Cosinsegno alle donne ad amare il proprio corpo"- Huffington Post (Italy)

January 2015:

“Follow these inspiring women, for plus-size yoga and fitness inspiration” - Plus Magazine

Beim Yoga zählt der Wille, nicht das Gewicht” - Brigitte

“How a Self-Proclaimed 'Fat Femme' Became a Yoga Star on Instagram” - People

“19 Badass Instgrammers Who Prove Yoga Bodies Come In All Shapes And Sizes” - BuzzFeed

“This Woman's Yoga-Filled Instagram Is Really Inspiring” - Good HouseKeeping

“22 Instagram accounts that will inspire you to get fit in 2015” - BuzzFeed

November 2014:

“The Curvy Seven With Jessamyn Stanley” - Curvy Yoga

September 2014:

“Plus-size yogi shuts down skinny stereotypes with inspiring photos” - SheKnows Media

“#SizeDoesntMatter Challenge Shows That Plus Size Women Can Do Yoga Too” - PLUS Size Magazine

“Yogi in the Community: Jessamyn Stanley” - Chelsea Loves Yoga Blog  


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