Relax into nature, enjoy the ocean breeze, and recharge your battery!
Feb. 23rd - March 2nd, 2019 - Only 1 Room Left!!
Join Erin Jacob and Jim Heppner for a week of rest and rejuvenation as we retreat into nature and enjoy a deep exploration of our yoga practice. In the private comfort of our ocean front Boutique Resort, classes will be offered 2 - 3 times per day. We will cover a range of experiences from movement based classes, to yin and therapeutic classes, to Acro Yoga and partner stretching classes. These classes will be suited for students at all levels, and we have at least one gentle healing based practice everyday for those who have injuries or who are looking to just kick back and take it easy. This is your retreat, and we like to make sure you have the space to enjoy it in the way that is most suited to you!
This retreat includes 7 night accomodations at our own private, beachfront, Boutique Resort. Transportation from the Ixtapa International Airport to Troncones and back again (about a 40 minute drive), as well as a delicious and healthy breakfast everyday. If you have dietary restrictions or allergies, please be sure to let us know prior to registration so we can plan accordingly. Pricing does not include the cost of flights. Each participant will be responsible for booking their own flights
About Troncones, Mexico
Troncones is a small, uncrowded beach village located about 30 km north west of Zihuatanejo on the coast of the state of Guerrero. It's renowned for its clean beaches and water, untouched beauty, friendly inhabitants, amazing surfing, and love of yoga. You'll find no beach vendors, no swarms of tourists, no crazy nightclubs in this village. It's one of the safest places in Mexico, and the local people take pride in protecting the beauty they enjoy. They have local recycling programs to fund their elementary school, turtle sanctuary and protection shelters (Maybe we'll be able to see an evening baby turtle release!), and funded programs to help local families in need be able to intsall the septic systems which prevent the sanitization problems prevelent in so many developed parts of Mexico. This local efforts ensures none of the water born viruses we're so used to in other areas.
Enjoy your choice of the many delicious places to dine, have coffee, or grab a drink by the beach. Troncones has some amazing cuisine, and many places offer vegetarian and vegan options if that's what your looking for. There are a handful of boutique shops in town with beautiful artesian crafts and clothing. If your looking for shopping, join us on our day trip into market places of Zihuatanejo. The city is friendly and shopping district never ends! Enjoy some lunch or a beer on the beach as you soak in the fun atmosphere of the city!
We can also find options for surfing lessons and board rentals, hiking or kayaking journeys through the nature estuary, visits to the natural hotsprings and mineral muds baths, or just simply lounge by pool or beach. Maybe you would just like to enjoy a nap in a hammock, or enjoy a swim in the warm clean waters right outside your door. The options are endless!
We will be enjoying our tropical stay at the beautiful resort hotel, Lo Sereno. The newest and nicest of all accomodations in Troncones, this place is stunning! Lo Sereno presents a relaxing and sophisticated approach to barefoot elegance. The ten-suite hotel exists in a balance of romance and adventure, including a gourmet Mexican concept kitchen, sourcing local fresh ingredients daily. The bar and dining area are open-air and encapsulated by the hotel’s glittering black infinity pool. At Lo Sereno you can enjoy cocktails and beverages either at the dining area, in the lounge, or on the beach.One visit to Lo Sereno and you will always have a home to return to on the beach.
All of the rooms at Lo Sereno feature a modern and contemporary architecture, including a walk out terrace with wooden sliding doors, and a glass encapsulated bathroom complete with a spa raindrop shower head and a private bathroom patio. Each room comes with complimentary WIFI, air conditioning, and all of the tropical toiletries you will need. With your choice of either one king or two queen down filled mattresses.
Our yoga space is located on the spacious, fully covered, ocean front terrace. Enjoy a view of palm trees, untouched sand, and ocean waves as you breathe in the clear jungle air and ocean breeze. There could be no better setting for a yoga practice!
Each morning wake up and join us at the ocean front terrace for a movement based practice that will be customized to meet the needs of each student in class. Options to make the poses more gentle or vigorous will be offered throughout the class to allow for students of all levels to enjoy. Breakfast will be served after morning yoga with a delicous spread of healthy options.
Each evening we will meet again a relax into the evening with a more gentle practice of Therapeutic or Yin yoga. These classes promote relaxation, better breathing, and an ability to let go of whatever it is that may be preventing healing in your body. Enjoy watching the sun begin to set over the ocean as we release all tension and stress out of our bodies, and our of our lives!
There will also be offered over the course of the week a series of 4 Acro Yoga Classes. These classes provide us a chance to connect and trust in new ways. Be prepared to laugh, to surprise yourself with your own abilities, and to have a lot of fun with great friends, and realize first hand all of the benefits of accepting help and support in your practice!
Erin has been teaching yoga for 10 years and has a passion for helping people find their healthiest and happiest selves. She specializes in therapeutic teachings which help students suffering from injuries or health conditions find healing. Experienced in Therapeutic Yoga, Yin Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, and Acro Yoga, Erin believes in a system of teaching which empowers individuals to learn to understand the needs of their body, mind and spirit in a way that promotes balance. There is no hard with soft, no strenth without flexibility, no yin without yang. Learn to understand the breath and the interconnectedness within, and we learn the true meaning of yoga!
Jim has been teaching movement practices for over 20 years. Beginning in his background as a practitioner and teacher of Traditional Martial Arts, he found his way to yoga in search of a way to increase his potential for martial arts and the many other sports he enjoys. After discovering the health benefits of yoga, he found himself stronger, less prone to injury, able to recover faster, and in a much deeper state of peace and happiness then he had ever experienced before. With a love for movement, Jim's Hatha, Vinyasa, and Acro Yoga classes will challenge you find new ways of coordinating your mind and body while having a ton of fun. Breathe, laugh, and enjoy!
Double Occupancy with either 2 Queen Beds, or 1 King Bed:
$1550 each person
Single Occupancy with 1 King Bed:
Registration will come on a first come, first serve basis so please book early to avoid dissapointment! A deposit of 50% will be required upon registration to reserve your spot. The remaining 50% will be due no later then 4 Months prior to the start date of the retreat. Cancellations made before 4 Months prior will be offered a full refund. Cancellations after will be non-refundable. Of course, if we are able to find someone to fill your spot in any of these senarios, we would be happy to offer a full refund!
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