I am Zach Plerhoples, a 32 year-old Health and Physical Education teacher for students from K-5, a dedicated advocate to the sport of wrestling in the state of DE, and a Yogaslacker at heart.
I am not currently teaching much slacklining/Acro yoga while I am but will always be aSlacker at my core (most of my t-shirts/shorts even say so!)… I believe giving you the story of how I fell in ...
I returned from my Wanderlust Festival teaching tour less than a week ago and have been skiing twice, alpine bouldering in Rocky Mountain National Park, trail running, slacklining, biking, BBQing, and more. That is the life of a professional slacker living out of her van.
However, I’m skipping my ski day today to bring you an important message. This 5 week tour up and down the west coast with a brief stop in Arizona was a ...
I was living with my partner in Austin, TX and teaching yoga full time. I was making $6,000 a year and somehow still traveling the world, happier than I had ever been. During one of our many morning coffee drinking sessions they asked me what I would do if I didn't live with them(rent free). I thought for a moment before responding..."probably in my car". There may have been a bit of ...
“look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better” - Albert Einstein
REDEFINING BALANCE PUERTO RICO ~ adventure retreats in paradise filled with surfing, yoga, rock climbing, slacklining, AcroYoga, Thai Massage and... trash collection?! Yup, we got a little trashy this year...and it felt darn good!
Every year these retreats seem to rise above and beyond with regards to the incredibly talented, outgoing cast of characters who travel from countries around the world and ...
Team YogaSlackers/GearJunkie took 1st place in the Maya Mountain Adventure Challenge- a 4 day race involving canoeing, running/trekking, mountain biking and temple stair climbing!
It was a course full of challenge and beauty. Belize showed us much of its beauty in it's people, the wild jungle, gigantic waterfalls, thousand year old temples and wildlife.
In this race everything came together for us, hours of analyzing what we had done right and wrong, what worked and what ...