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BodyHoliday launches ‘05 packages

The BodyHoliday at LeSPORT, St. Lucia, has set dates for four one-week retreats in 2005. Themes include increasing intuitive currency, weight management, yoga and stress management. The retreats support the hotel’s promise to provide the world’s first holiday that combines the pleasure of personalised rejuvenation with opportunities to acquire skills and insights to enhance the rest of a guest’s life.Jan. 23-30, 2005, psychologist Dr. Charlotte Clarke Houston and trial attorney Carolyn Oliver present Increasing Your Intuitive Currency which will guide participants in examining and clarifying personal goals, capturing the power of spiritual energy and inner knowing while tapping into the personal motivations which lead to directed life focus and prosperity.
Mar. 13-20, 2005, naturopathic doctor Penny Kendall-Reed guides participants on Weight Management in the 21st Century. Guests will be taught how to retrain their metabolism to use food as fuel, rather than being stored as fat. Dietary advice will be incorporated, along with counsel on the latest natural supplements which stabilize the hormones that control weight. Additionally, Dr. Kendall-Reed will address the role stress and lifestyle choices play in weight gain.
April 17-24, 2005, Doug Swenson and Joseph Michael Levry, also known as “Gurunam”, will lead The BodyHoliday’s Ultimate Yoga Experience in which participants will be immersed in Kundalini and Ashtanga yoga. Swenson is a master yoga practitioner, philosopher, author, poet and dedicated health advocate and Gurunam, who has studied, researched and taught Kundalini and Kaballah for 30 years, is CEO/founder of Universal Force and CEO of Rootlight Inc.
May 8-15, 2005, Dr. Kenford Nedd, an M.D. in Behavioral Medicine and Stress Management in Canada, will conduct a Stress Management retreat to equip participants with techniques to remove stress from communication, boost brain power, create positive energy in the workplace, build an action plan for stress relief at work and at home, build superior relationships and be happy and motivated in these current stressful times. Dr. Nedd has been cited as one of the top ten speakers by the Journal of the American Society of Association Executives.

The per person rate for the January program is US$3,650; March, $2,240; April, $2,240; and May, $3,250, based on double occupancy in an Luxury Ocean View room or single occupancy in a Garden View room. Included in all the retreats are seven nights’ accommodation; all meals and beverages; a full schedule of classes, lectures and other group sessions; five spa treatments; land and water sports; fitness classes; program literature pack and gifts; airport transfers; hotel taxes; and tips. Each retreat has its own additional inclusions, which could be a boat ride or sunset cruise, additional spa treatments, land excursions, or other features.

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