About Madeleine

Madeleine grew up in the south of Sweden, Malmoe, but been living in different places since 2000, like Spain and France. The last 8 years in Stockholm but is now situated in Ericeira, Portugal. 
She is spreading energy all around her, is curious and a creative person. Madeleine balances life with the lifestyles she loves the most, yoga, skateboarding and surfing. Already in 1994, she started skating, and over the years she has both competed and been a coach for others. 

As a teenager Madeleine began to take an interest in and work on self-development, such as courses for strengthening confidence, meditation, and Qi Gong. Yoga established for real in 2009, after she had experienced a big trauma. It became a tool and resource to find inner peace, balance, and face life's trials. Today, she is passionate about this lifestyle and is an active yogi and appreciated yoga teacher.


  • Certified Hatha teacher at Yogayama Teacher Training 200h (Yoga Alliance), in Stockholm/Costa Rica.
  • Has attended workshops/courses in Ashtanga yoga, Acro yoga, armbalance, pranayama, meditation and yoga philosophy.
  • She has been a mentor for two semesters at Yogayama Teacher training 200h.
  • Started Teacher Training (Advanced Course) 300h at Yogayama.
  • Has held yoga retreat on Bali.
  • Surf yoga, on Xtravel surf camp in Hossegor, France.
  • Working actively with yoga, giving regular classes at Altromondo (Stockholm), does workshops, company yoga and yoga retreat.

But most important, she practises yoga on a daily basis.

“Yoga is not just about going to a 90 min class. It’s a constant practice and internal journey through life, to become one with yourself.”