Firewalking Instructor in 1991, certified by Tolly Burkan and Peggy Dylan
FIRE Master in 1995 by Tolly Burkan
Owsa Beckman has been Firewalking since the 80´s and training instructors from all over the world, since 1995. In the name of Eight Directions she has certified Masters since 2012. Owsa and Rolf Beckman co-own Eight Directions (Firewalking School).
Owsa holds a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology, Botany and Geology. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social work. For many years she worked as a therapist and researcher in the Human Development field.
For ten years, Owsa bred show-jumping horses for the international market. Her best horse won the Swedish Breeder’s prize and was later exported.
Owsa anchors her work in the knowledge about environment and mankind’s role as caretakers of the earth. Her main focus while teaching Firewalking is to bring forth the gifts in each individual and make them aware of their responsibility in the earth’s ecological weave.
Owsa lives with Rolf at Snakestone Farm in the south of Sweden.