Screen shot 2013-09-23 at 4.32.19 PM     Welcome to Globalmanu, the oficial site of Manel Rodrigues, also known amoung friends as Manu. Manel´s unique passion for life took him around the world falling in love with people, nature and his life stlye, Tecahing Yoga, instructing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and is love for surfing, nutrition, training and all health.


 Manel Rodrigues is an international yoga teacher in Europe, South America and the United States. Native of Portugal, Manel grew up near the ocean with a deep love of surfing and being in the flow of life. At 18, he moved to San Diego, CA where he initiated his training in both yoga and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with fierce dedication. Manel lives life with full expression, intensity, and commitment to Self and others. Through the teachings of yoga and martial arts, Manel shares his love for life and helps people embrace their authenticity. Manel has studied with many teacheares such as Michael Fukumura, Sianna Sherman, Jonh Friend, Jason Nemer as a certified Acro Yoga teacher, and many other along the way in diffrente styles and methods. Manel is also Brazilian Jiu Jitsu graduate under Sergio Vita, Icon Jiu Jitsu team, Portugal. He teaches with clarity, grounded inspiration and intelligent sequencing that opens the creative flow.

Instagram: globalmanu

Facebook: manelyoga



  • GlobalManu is a vision to inspire living life more fully.




Yoga Classes


Pavilhão de São Sebastião
Thursday - 19:15pm



Hórus Massagens
Monday - 19:30pm *Class in english

Tuesday - 7:30am

Friday - 7:30am

Rua Rodrigues Sampaio, nº19A, Lisbon


Clínica FisioPharma
Yoga for Seniors and Therapeutics

Tuesday - 10:30am

Thursday - 10:30am 

Rua Augusto Gil, 29A, Lisbon 




Jiu Jitsu Classes


Ginásio Spald
Tuesday and Thursday - 20:30pm
Edifício dos Bombeiros de Sintra, Sintra



 ***2019 Schedule 2019*** 



 - Karlsruhe, Germany - 4th and 5th October 2019


- Freiburg, Germany - 6th October 2019


- Weekend Retreat, Sublime Comporta, Portugal - 1st, 2nd and 3rd November 2019


 - Dusseldorf, Germany - 22th, 23th and 24th of November 2019


*Past events:

 - Milan, Italy - 14th, 15th and 16th of June 


 - Wales Weekend Workshops - 22nd, 23rd and 24th of February


  - Milan, Italy - 14th, 15th and 16th of June







  • Based on the life style of Manel Rodrigues, GlobalManu's main purpose is to inform, motivate and drive people to a better quality of life.





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Manel´s unique passion for life took him around the world falling in love with people, nature and all the activities that he teaches and practice such as Yoga, Surf, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, food, culture and much more.

- Super User / 2013-05-25 03:29:03