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Pilates meets Yoga - A retreat with Michael King and Nicole Gibbard

Ibiza – the island who offers everything – warm sunshine, cool breezes, secluded and hidden beaches, stunning scenery, a natural and laid back spiritual feel, beautiful local cuisine, incredible nature, traditional markets, a vibrant old town, an opportunity to let your hair down in some of the finest clubs and bars in the world….and daily pilatesa and yoga classes with Michael King and Nicole Gibbard☺

When

Jun 13 to
Jun 20
2015
13:30 pmto13:30 pm

Join Michael King and Nicole Gibbard for an unforgettable week of fun, laughter, energy, luxury and pure indulgence in one of Ibizas most exclusive and prestigious villas.

Further details and to download flyer: 2015/01

Price

1,885 €

The Price includes all pilates and yoga classes and materials, daily brunch and dinner, trips to Eivissa old town, Santa Joan market, kayaking, trips to the beaches, horse riding, island excursions and all guided walking tours. There will be one organised transfer to and from the airport to the resort. Transfer before or after this time must be paid by the individual. Price does not include flight, extra massage, alcohol, or any other meals.

Full Description

Ibiza – the island who offers everything – warm sunshine, cool breezes, secluded and hidden beaches, stunning scenery, a natural and laid back spiritual feel, beautiful local cuisine, incredible nature, traditional markets, a vibrant old town, an opportunity to let your hair down in some of the finest clubs and bars in the world….and daily pilatesa and yoga classes with Michael King and Nicole Gibbard☺

We know that your vacation is one of the most important weeks of your whole year and we have cleverly combined a week to satisfy all of your senses.

Each day will offer you a chance to fully enjoy the surrounding nature and beauty of this island, with an array of activities carefully interwoven into your week to allow you spend your time with complete ease. We will visit the local market at St Joan and explore the endless paths leading directly from the property to forests, groves, beaches, through orange and lemon tree plantations and learning about the natural fruits, seeds and plants that nature unconditionally offers on this plentiful island. For animal lovers, there will be a chance for you to ride through the valley on horse back, kayak the crystal blue waters, exploring hidden coves and caves and wander the old town of Eivissa enjoying a typical dinner in a local Ibizan restaurant.

Our private Chef will offer you a feast of delights at brunch and dinner. The menu will be plentiful, and include, vegan, vegetarian, raw food fused with local Ibizan Cuisine – there is something for all taste buds! All food is organically and locally produced, offering you a real taste of Ibiza!

About Michael

Michael has been working with the Pilates technique for over 36 years. He originally worked with the technique as a dancer at the London School of Contemporary Dance. In 1982 he opened his own studio, Body Control, in connection with the newly formed Pineapple Dance Studios in Covent Garden London.

Two years later he was offered a position in Texas managing the Pilates studio at the Houston Ballet Company where he stayed until 1990. During this time sponsored by the Houston Ballet Michael travelled across the USA visiting and training at studios. In New York with Carla Trier and with Romana Kryzanowska at the original Pilates Studio in New York.

Michael also worked in the Voight Centre in LA for five years teaching fitness programs as as well as at many other Pilates Studios including Winsor Pilates in Los Angeles.

He moved back to Europe in 1995 where following a two year contract in Switzerland he returned to London. Michael was the founder and Director of the Pilates Institute UK until 2008 and has since been running his own training school Michael King Pilates

Michael 's reputation as a renowned presenter both in Fitness and Pilates has been established since 1980. His training programs are now taught in over 30 countries worldwide and has been instrumental in the development of national and international standards in recent years.

About Nicole
Nicole was born and raised in England, spending her earlier years growing up with horses and other animals and enjoying many different sports as a child. Having lived in Luxembourg and Switzerland, she also speaks French and German. Her love for nature and being outdoors has fuelled her passion for hiking, cycling, snowboarding, horse riding, kayaking, swimming, camping and any opportunity for adventure. Her big focus and passion for yoga has lead her to offer yoga personal training, workshops and run retreats and fitness holidays in various locations around the globe.

Nicole delights in reminding people of the basic essentials of living, leading them deeper into joy, happiness and a new lease of life. The Top Hill Yoga+ retreats combine various “on the mat” programs which connect to the mind and physical body, with “off the mat” activities in nature, with animals, and always a little adventure! This unforgettable week will really offer people the thrill and excitement of discovering themselves spiritually, physically and mentally in the most complete way during their unique holiday experience.