If you currently teach Water Aerobics and need recertification, or you have thought about becoming and instructor or personal trainer and need to be certified, this is the perfect trip for you.
Just Imagine Vacations had joined forces with WaterART Fitness International to create this exciting trip. We are offering a series of workshops in paradise. In addition you can enjoy the beach and relax under a palm tree or sign up for some of the exciting side trips.
Fit and In Shape – Get Healthy in Paradise.
Image getting those certifications you have been thinking about for the longest time but doing it in paradise. Wake up each morning to the sounds of the tropical birds and the Caribbean Sea lapping against the shore. During your breaks relax under the palm trees or see the sites such as underground caves, Maya Ruins or the Mesoamerican Coral Reef, which by the way is the second longest in the World.
WaterARTS and Just Imagine Vacation, Inc. is offering this trip and you can go for a short certification trip or extend it and add a vacation. It begins November 5, 2008
When: Wednesday, November 5, 2008 Options:
6 day trip includes WaterARTS training and one free vacation day
10 day trip includes WaterARTS training and 5 vacation days
What: The trips include airport transport, some meals, hotel and WaterART Kit which will be mailed to your home prior to the trip.
Day one is your travel day and time to get acclimated to Akumal.
Day two, three and four are full of training. (scroll to the bottom to see schedule) You can do as much or as little training as you want. You can take a morning or afternoon off to relax and enjoy the area or you can work on a variety of certifications and re-certifications. This is a great way to combine a fun get away and get those continuing ed credits we all need. WaterARTS is also offering certifications TBA.
Day five a day to enjoy, take in the sites or sit on the beach and do nothing at all.
Day six – head to the airport. OR hold on to your hats the fun has just begun.
Things to do – optional for day 6-9 and additional costs:
Hidden Worlds – underground caves and rivers and sky cycling and zip lining. (this tour includes transportation for larger groups, or you can easily grab local transportation which will cost $4.00 round trip. Cost depends on how much or how little you do - $25 - $100 plus tips for the guides)
Sian Kaan Biosphere – a tour that includes Muyil a small Maya ruins and a hike through the jungle followed by a river tour of this incredible protected natural park. You float down the canals and see no civilization for as far as the eye can see. (includes transportation and lunch for groups larger than 7 - $125 plus tip for the guide)
Tulum Ruins – one of the most gorgeous Maya ruins located on the Caribbean Sea. (transportation not included, entrance fee and tram $15.00, guides extra)
Xcaret – touristy eco park – it has everything but it is more for kids. (transportation not included. Basic park entrance is $62.00, food is extra. Night show $42)
Xel-Ha – a wonderful eco park – all inclusive and very relaxing. (transportation not included. All-inclusive meals, drinks, snorkel gear, lockers and use of the park $75.00 from 8:30 – 6:00, dolphin swims and massages extra)
Selva Maya – a tour into the jungle – explore a natural cave system and swim in a cenote followed by a typical Maya lunch ( transportation included - $70.00)
Playa Del Carmen's 5th Avenue – lots of fun to go late afternoon and shop along this pedestrian street and stay to have dinner and watch the streets come alive. (transportation not included)
Snorkel Akumal Bay (free), Half Moon Bay(free) and Yal Ku Lagoon($15), all close to the hotel.
*Costs will be figured by what you choose to participate in. Some activities will require additional transportation and meals, others meals and transportation is included.
**Trip Insurance is offered at an additional price – price varies on your trip options.
***All prices are subject to change until paid in full.
Workshops: Recertification or Personal Training Certification
Thursday, November 6, 2008 Sports Conditioning 10:00 a.m.
Friday, November 7, 2008 Muscle Up Workshop 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, November 8, 2008 Pilates & Mindful Movement Workshop 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, November 9, 2008 Shallow H2O combos 10:00 a.m.
Monday, November 10, 2008 Deep Water Training 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, November 11, 2008 Finning Fun 10:00 a.m.
Personal Training Certification Schedule: all of the above as well as November 6th, 7th, 8th 1-4:00 p.m. classes.
Equipment YOU will need to bring or buy from WaterART: noodle, training fins, mitts, hydroboxers, hydrokickers, bouyancy cuffs and/or belt, 30 and 15 inch fit bands.
If you would like more information please contact us.