Alison Roberts is founder and managing director of Wyldmyrtle who produce Detox: Yoga Mat Spray. An English teacher and a Bikram yoga teacher, Alison has been involved in the health and fitness industry for more than 25 years.
Growing up in Ontario, Canada, Alison worked as a gymnastics coach, aerobics instructor and assistant manager of a women’s fitness club. She has written a children’s book, Fun with Fitness, which was endorsed by the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation.
After moving to Australia, Alison became a qualified yoga teacher in 2012. She is involved in nationally recognised yoga and fitness events, including Wanderlust Festival and the Arnold Classic Australia, and is qualified to judge at yoga competitions.
With her entrepreneurial spirit, passion for yoga and an interest in products that enhance health and wellbeing, Alison launched Detox: Yoga Mat Spray in 2014 with the help of The National Grid :: Design Distillery. What began as a experiment, tested in her kitchen and sold at local yoga studios, has grown into an innovative and natural brand, highly sought after by national wholesalers, yoga studios and practitioners.