Samatahiti offers a variety of weekly yoga classes, paddleboard (SUP) sessions, H2Om paddleboard classes, and specialty retreats for adventure loving souls!
We also offer monthly full moon paddles and outdoor new moon yoga classes. Our instructors are all professionally trained and experienced.
Samatahiti teamed up with Rincon Surf Academy to offer week long surf camps with daily surf lessons, yoga, breakfast, personal training,and nightly film review
.Come to a week long retreat at Samatahiti and enjoy daily breakfast, yoga, 2 days of surf lessons, a day of SUP’ing, mountain biking, a waterfall hike, beach party and more! Your adventure awaits you in Rincon!
CYT, ERYT Master Yoga Teacher and the creator of H2Om, a full yoga flow on stand up paddle boards. Renee teaches yoga, meditation and H2Om at yoga festivals and conferences across the US. She also brings workshops and H2Om to studios throughout the states and certifies H2Om Girls, (teachers of H2Om) as well as leads yoga teacher trainings. Renee has developed a powerful core-based flow infused with her sense of humor and her appetite for all things fun. She has also created Yoga 4 Surfers, that she teaches to the Puerto Rican National Surf Team. After extensive travel Renee decided it was time to live the dream so she moved to Rincon, PR and opened Samatahiti Under the coaching of Robert Ferrer Renee began surfing more seriously. Which lead to competing for Puerto Rico at the ISA World National Master Surfing Competition where she places and is currently ranked, 13th in the world for women master surfers!
Stephenie is a yoga lover and a laugh-er. She loves sharing her passion for yoga and became certified (CYT 200) in 2013. She loves bringing her big smile to all those she meets; even more, she likes to bring a smile to others. A greater sense of confidence and the empowering and experimental nature of yoga keep her coming back to the mat; of course the fun, too!
ISA Certified Surf Instructor and Coach has over 35 years of surfing experience. He is a former professional longboarder, and is a member of the Puerto Rican National Surf Team. He is the PR Champion in his Masters Division is going to represent the island at the 2013 World National Surf Competition. He holds certifications in CPR and as a Life Guard. Robert was my surf instructor and from my own personal experience and what I have seen him do with other students, I can guarantee you won’t find a better instructor. If you have never been on a surf board before or if you are looking to break into the circuit. He is the coach for you. We know that most retreat centers don’t have this quality of surf instructor and we feel so blessed that he is working with us.
Rochelle was born and raised in western Montana. She decided to switch out snow for sand and moved down to Puerto Rico in 2012. She loves music and the way it can make people wiggle differently. Involved in dance at a young age, she finally stumbled upon hula hooping and enjoyed the happiness it brought her. She wants to help others find a to wiggle to their own music through the shaking of a hula hoop.
Chelsea is from Texas, transplanted to Florida, and then moved to Puerto Rico in 2011 to work on her Ph.D. in marine sciences at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez. She is a CYT200 power yoga instructor. Chelsea is CPR and Oxygen Administration certified.
She is passionate about ocean conservation and combines both the love of science and yoga in her classes. She enjoys sharing the ways that yoga can enhance your health and better your life. Chelsea also assists with paddleboard tours and you can frequently find her out with her own board cruising around Rincon's gorgeous coastline.