Summer Retreat Köln 2021
incl.VAT; plus shipping costs
Yoga and Dance Retreat 2021
at 'Projekt Brunnenhaus' close to Köln in Germany.
Movement Retreat offering Yoga, Acroyoga, Handstands, Tribal Fusion Bellydance, Impro Dance, Creative Skills Development, Meditation, Thai Massage and Flying Massage
Dates: 03. - 10. July 2021
Location: 'Projekt Brunnenhaus'. In der Aue 2, 42929 Wermelskirchen. See some photos and impressions here.
Level: all classes are open classes, we don’t expect you to have experience in all the areas. In the classes the level will be tailored to participants individually and can be split, if there is a gap between beginners and intermediate or advanced.
Group: 23 participants max.
Language: English (main language) and the teachers also speak German, Spanish, Turkish and Croatian
Our summer retreat will take place in a beautiful forest house close to Köln. The house is situated close to a spring, in the midst of the forest, with a big garden and well equipment training spaces - indoor under the roof as well as outdoor.
We have put together an interesting group of experienced teachers that will lead the group through a variety of active and relaxing movements as well as creative skills.
The classes will be all taught in English, there will be a maximum of 23 participants and seven teachers from Turkey, Argentina, Croatia, Spain and Germany. You will do yoga, Acroyoga, handstands, tribal fusion bellydance, pilates and some painting and drawing, too.
PS: Our second retreat in 2021 will be in September in Istria, Croatia - find it here.
💃🏼 We will offer 3-4 daily sessions per day and have a variety of movements and creative skills that we want to explore together. Active movements: Power Vinyasa Flow Yoga, Handstands, Acroyoga, Creative Free Dance, Tribal Fusion Bellydance and Pilates. Relaxing: Yin Yoga, meditation, Thai Massage and Flying Massage. From every movement type there will be 3-5x classes, there will be only one class at a time.
🎨 As we illustrate all our designs by hand we also want to focus on developing some creative skills with you: painting and live sketching, visual translation of dance and music, basic guidelines for portraying and pattern creation. Irina studied Fashion Design and specialised in pattern making.
🏡 For accommodation 'Projekt Brunnenhaus' offers you three options in their beautiful forest house: single bed room, double bed room or 3-4 bed room. For the shared rooms you can choose between a double or single bed.
🍉 You will eat three healthy and yummy vegetarian meals per day prepared by our cook. Fruits are included in every meal and snacks will be available at all times.
🎁 You will get your choice of Pitaya crop top or shorts! You get to tell us your favourites in the registration form.
🚂 We provide a shuttle service from the S Bahn Bergisch Gladbach (a 20-min S Bahn ride from Köln Central Station) to Brunnenhaus, in case you arrive with public transportation.
Irina is co-creator of the brand and designer of all prints. She teaches creative skills including drawing, live sketching in nature and basic guidelines of portraying and pattern creation - see more of her creations here. She also teaches some dance classes that are heaps of fun!
Sara is the other co-creator of the brand and will teach handstands that are suitable for all levels. Her handstand practice and classes are creative with leg variations flows and dynamic entrances, see some on 'invertedworldberlin'. She will also lead some evening stretching sessions.
Yunus teaches Power Vinyasa Flow, which (can) include some advanced arm balances and inversions. His classes are challenging and a balanced training for the whole body. He owns his own yoga studio 'Yoga La Yoga' in Ankara, see more of Yunus here.
Ingrid is best known as 'Acroscientist' and will lead and teach Acroyoga classes for all levels. She creates beautiful shapes and flows that are fun to explore and try out, see some of them here. As she is a flyer and base she plays a lot with same-size moves, too!
Luka will lead some natural movement and exploration sessions and will team up with Ingrid to teach Acroyoga. He is an Acroyoga Intl. certified teachers and organiser of the Croatian Acrobatic Festival 'Acroatia'.
Leila will teach tribal fusion bellydance, which is a very intelligent and difficult way of mastering different muscle groups with grace. She will also teach some Pilates Body Mind. Leila is from Berlin and teaches at motion*s Tanzstudio, she performs at big and small event - see for yourself here.
Jordis is not only the host of this retreat but will also teach some relaxing Yin Yoga and meditation. She is a talented base and flyer in Acroyoga, too and makes amazing handstand shapes, see here.
Mia is teaching us the art of flying massage (what's that, right??) and relaxing thai massage. She is an Acroyoga Intl. teacher, teaches regular Acroyoga classes in Berlin and co-organises the festival Acroatia. We are also planning a same-size Acroyoga class with her! See more of Mia here.
📃 Please make sure to also fill out the registration form here to know about any diet restrictions you might have, your choice of Pitaya shorts / crop top and other organisational details.
Here is our refund policy: For cancellations received before and including 01 June, we will refund 90% of the price already paid. From 02 June to 02 August 50% of the price already paid will be refunded. After 03 August no refunds are possible. You are always welcome to find a replacement for you if you cannot make it to the retreat. Please send us an email with your name and contact :)
In case of Covid caused cancellation, you’ll get a full refund. Please be aware that it might be necessary for you to bring a negative Corona test at your own cost.