Retreat Yourself Yogis! Read The Standard Spa Yoga Retreat Lineup

Apr 01 2012

Summer is Coming, always an exciting prospect, except when it comes to the state of one’s cookie jar, (you know that little pooch around your belly button where you keep your extra cookies). Well fear not, The Standard Spa has lined up the most sought after yoga instructors from across the country to get both your body and mind back in balance and in shape. From power yoga to yoga for kids, The Standard Spa has something for everyone.

Get in the Flow with Bea Love, May 11 - 13

Bea Love, based in Austin, Texas, has over a decade of yoga experience on the mat and guides students to realize potentials and regain their natural state. Bea welcomes all yoga intents, whether to release daily stress and relax, to deepen physical strength and flexibility or simply engage life fully. Her expertise includes the wisdom of self-compassion through nurturing of mind, body and spirit. Bea designs yoga sequences to all student expertise levels, intensities and restorative sessions with an intent to achieve harmony with local environments and seasonal influences.

Join the Bea Love Retreat and delve into the heart of yoga to discover your own endless vitality in harmony with your daily life. The Retreat Workshop exploration includes ancient yoga practices modernized for accessible use in all environments and abundant lifestyles. This multi-day, spa and yoga experience is open to all yoga levels. This weekend of yoga with Bea Love, will allow participants to release daily stress and relax, deepen physical strength and flexibility and simply engage life fully. More information.

Budokon Training Retreat Weekend with Cameron Shayne

Often referred to as “Spiritual Warriors” (bu= warrior, do=way, kon=spirit) because of their combat expertise and our deep concentration on the spiritual, mental and emotional development aspects of yoga and martial arts, the Budokon Academy has named The Standard Spa, Miami Beach, as its International Headquarters. Many have gained their belts while studying at weekly Budokon yoga classes (open to public) with Sensei Donato Helbling, while others have traveled from across the world to study with Budokon founder, Cameron Shayne.

Budokon Academy founder, Cameron Shayne is back to The Standard Spa for another Accelerated Program Training, June 1 – 3. For more information about the Budokon Academy visit them online and for room accommodations click here.

Karma Kids Retreat and Teacher Training, June 18 – 20

The Karma Kids Yoga Teacher Training Program is for anyone who loves working with children. Nothing is more rewarding than introducing children to the world of yoga, check out their recent mention in The New York Times. The course will provide fun-filled, engaging ideas that are beneficial for kids of all ages. Experience interactive yoga asanas, yoga with songs, creative breathing, visualization and relaxation techniques for leading a successful children’s yoga class. Over 350 yoga poses, activities, and age-appropriate games for Toddlers through Teens! Join us and become a child all over again as you learn, practice, teach, discuss, laugh and play in this wonderful training workshop. More information.

Fire Dragon Yoga Retreat with April Martucci, July 4 – 9

Named “most in demand” yoga instructor in New York Magazine’s Best of New York issue, April Martucci is a native New Yorker with a singular understanding of movement and the connection between mind and body. Her signature style involves technical aspects of anatomy combined with a thoughtful philosophical approach, making the practice fully integrated: mind, body, and spirit.

Back to The Standard Spa to teach her annual Yoga Retreat, April Martucci, will take you on a one-of-a-kind yoga journey. This July weekend will be one of rejuvenation, bliss, and fun. Classes will focus on alignment and flow, plus you’ll get plenty of her infamous hands-on assists (she is also a massage therapist). Her signature style leaves you feeling grounded and elated, and her music kicks ass! More information.

Energize, Relax, and Restore Yoga Retreat with Tara Stiles

Named “Yoga Rebel” by the New York Times, Tara Stiles has inspired a wide audience around the world with her healthy and relatable approach to yoga, meditation, exercise, awareness, nutrition, and everyday well-being. Tara is the founder and owner of Strala, widely known for its unpretentious, inclusive, and straightforward approach to yoga and healthy living. Her approach leads people to their own intuition and awareness. As Vanity Fair noted, “Tara Stiles has got to be the coolest yoga instructor ever.”

Energize, Relax, and Restore Yoga Retreat with Tara Stiles, August 10 – 13 will be Tara’s third retreat at The Standard Spa. Each morning Tara will lead her classic Strala STRONG class to build strength, balance, flexibility to energize your entire body and mind for a great day. You’ll be free to enjoy your afternoon either at the spa, pool, or whatever else you choose. In the afternoon wind it down with a classic Strala RELAX class that will release any remaining tension or stress from the body and mind, setting you up to enjoy the ultimate rejuvenation. More information.