INTRODUCING
THE LIGHTWORKER

The World's First UV Mat Sanitizer
Bring safety and confidence back into your yoga studio.

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HOW IT WORKS

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Place rolled up mat onto the feed bar

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Scan QR code or open the PayRange App and swipe up to pay

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Feed mat into machine and roll it up as it exits through the bottom

 
REVENUE FOR YOUR STUDIO

The LightWorker is a UV vending machine - the world's first as far as we know!

Students utilize a simple-to-use vending app, and pay $1-2 per sanitization. (We'll offer a discounted rate for your studio gear!)

We share a portion of this vending fee with you, so instead of you sending us a check every month... we send you a check.

A WIN-WIN SOLUTION

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It's good for your community, as it helps with immunity.

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It's good for your business, because individuals that feel safe show up more and practice more.

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It's good for the yoga industry, because of our Spread the Light model.

SPREAD THE LIGHT
Borrowing from corporate social responsibility models like Toms Shoes, LightWorker UV will set aside a percentage of every scan to give back to the yoga industry in meaningful ways.
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Scholarships for students to practice at their local studio

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Scholarships for yoga certification training

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Scholarships to worldwide yoga retreats

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Grants for entrepreneurs to open studios in underserved areas

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In 2009, John Burnaby invented what he called the Matsana UV Mat Sanitizer, after hearing from his yoga teacher wife, Laurie, about the difficulty and inconvenience of sanitizing and eliminating bacteria from yoga mats.

Ahead of his time, and a full decade before  the COVID pandemic shook the world, John became an expert on how bacteria and viruses collect on yoga mats, and the effectiveness of UV-C light in eliminating them.

Laurie Burnaby, John's wife and Matsana co-founder, has been a certified yoga teacher for two decades and has been practicing for over a quarter century. She studied Ashtanga with Sri K. Pattabhi Jois in Mysore, India. Her strong, affinity for design, color, and her warm and playful nature are evident in Matsana's original logo and colors. 

Before passing in April 2021, John handed the Matsana torch on to Derek Spurlock who (along with his wife Melissa) shared the vision of placing this UV mat sanitizer machine in every yoga studio worldwide. Derek joined forces with Blake Beltram and Peter Sterios, and LightWorker UV was born.

Regardless of the evolution in name, brand or design, our UV mat sanitizer will forever be imbued with John's inventive spirit (and Laurie remains part-owner of the new company today!)

Thank you John and Laurie, for spreading your light!

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2009

John invents the world's first UV Mat Sanitizer, Co-Founds Matsana with his wife Laurie

2016

Derek Spurlock buys a machine for his wife Melissa and the seed for a bigger vision is planted.

2021

Industry pioneers Blake Beltram & Peter Sterios join in and the Lightworker is born.

CONTACT US

We'd love to answer any questions you have and to help you be among the first to spread light in your community!

info@lightworkerUV.com  |  888-455-4448