Owsa Beckman has been firewalking since the 80-ties and training instructors since 1995.
Owsa is Bachelor of Arts in zoology, botany and geology. She also is Bachelor of Arts in social work. For many years she worked as a therapist and researcher in the human development field.
Owsa and Rolf co-owns Eight Directions. For ten years Owsa breaded 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 the environment and the human’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 at Snakestone Farm in the south of Sweden