Pass along a smile, give a hug, share a moment of enlightenment. Shine on!
Yoga is generally practiced barefoot. Shoes may be left outside the studio door in the space provided. Wear comfortable and stretchy clothes, be mindful of exposure, at The Sweat Shop we believe ‘Your parts are Your business!’ Once inside, please silence your phone and be mindful of speaking volume. No strong perfumes, essential oils or strong body odor please. Avoid eating a large meal 2-hours before class.
Please arrive early for classes.
We recommend arriving at The Sweat Shop a minimum of 15 minutes prior to the start of your desired class. Make certain to preregister through Mind Body Online for classes with limited enrollment. Once we reach capacity, no further accommodation can be made.
Enter in silence if late…
And kindly not during the opening meditation. Please wait until warm up begins and enter quietly. Thank you for this safety procedure and the respect for your teacher and fellow students.
Pay for class prior to class.
All payments with the exception of retail items must be made before class begins. And kindly check in each and every class. Thank you!
Props and Mats.
The Sweat Shop provides all props needed for your practice. We have made a conscious decision in our props to honor your practice and the earth, and offer sustainable products by Manduka. If you wish to deepen your home practice or travel with your favorite mat, all Manduka products are available for retail at the front desk and we are happy to make a recommendation.
To make your practice more accessible we offer Mat Service. Our staff will designate a space for you, compete with mat and props needed for your specific class. Find your name, center and practice.
There are no personal items at mats.
For safety and accommodations, kindly leave valuables at home. Your body and hydration are all you need. Cubbies will house small personal items. Thanks.
Physical Limitation or Pregnancy:
If you have a heart condition or any other serious ailment, physical limitation or are pregnant, please make sure to let your instructor know BEFORE class begins. It may be necessary to get an ok from your physician before starting a new exercise routine.
Young Student Policy
Any student under the age of 18 years of age must have a parent/guardian’s signature on the waiver and participation in class is up to the discretion of the instructor. Our classes are designed for students 16 years of age and older unless it is a specialized children’s class.
*minors may not sit in the reception area while the parent or guardian takes a class or participates in session. The front desk staff are not authorized to supervise children.
Your privacy is very important to us. Any personal information you choose to give us will only be used to help us provide you with the highest quality services, products, and support. We will never share your personal or financial information with any other party. We do not share bank or credit card information with any outside parties.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
Prepaid classes and absence from classes are non-refundable. Class Passes are non-refundable, non-extendable, non-shareable, and non-transferable to other persons. They are subject to limits of time. Always check your expiration date before and after your purchase.
Gift Certificates are not refundable and non-returnable. If purchased for a specific pass, they cannot be used as cash.
Personal trainers request cancellation of scheduled sessions 48 hours in advance. You must receive verbal or written confirmation of cancellation from the trainer. Less than 24 hours’ notice or a no-show will result in a charge to the session or package. No more than 1 cancellation will be permitted during a session package. Please call/text trainer if you will be more than 5 minutes late for a session. Personal trainers will wait 15 minutes for late arrivals and your session will end at original time.
Workshops and Private Sessions
If you sign up and pay for a workshop and are unable to attend please contact us to cancel at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled time of the workshop. If your request for cancellation is received before the 48 hour period that is required you may recieve a refund minus a 25% administration fee, or you can get a full refund if the spot can be filled by another student.
If we receive your cancellation request less than 48 hours prior to the scheduled workshop a refund will not be possible. Cancellation requests must be made by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 406-926-6533.
Absence to a workshop is non-refundable. If you cancel on the day of the workshop or after it has taken place, a refund or credit will not be possible.
Workshops could occasionally be cancelled by the studio if there’s insufficient interest, or if a teacher has an emergency. If the workshop is cancelled you will be notified by email as soon as possible, and you will receive a full refund or full credit toward your Joyful Yoga Studio account if you choose.