Maria was born in Athens in 1985. The first contact with her body came at the age of 8 years with artistic gymnastics. Since then she has been involved in various sports and dance types. In 2011 she completed her studies at the drama school and worked as an actress, mainly performing adult’s theatre and performances for children. Her search for the boundaries of body and mind brought her close to Yoga in 2008. She studied yoga philosophy and devoted herself entirely. Her personal journey led her in 2014 to the completion of the curriculum in A. F. Studies yoga Teacher (200h) that includes training in Hatha Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, restorative yoga and therapeutic yoga. Shortly thereafter, she completed the Aerial Yoga Teacher Training (50h) as well as Aerial Kids Yoga Teacher Training. She teaches Hatha, Vinyasa, Yin, Aerial and Aerial Kids. She continues to be inspired and to deepen her practice and knowledge around it, through the attendance of courses and seminars.