Recharge, Release, and Rise 2021
with Cornelius Jones Jr & Steven Washington
Energize and find that sweet nectar of life through Yoga and Qiqong during this 8-day movement journey designed to reduce stress, relieve tension in your body and create more energy and peace of mind in your everyday life. The principles and practices of yoga and qigong can have a powerful and lasting impact on the body, mind and spirit. As part of this magical 8 day retreat, we will explore all aspects of your being through movement, breath, creative writing, and much more. This retreat, which is nestled on the coast of Mexico will provide an opportunity to release, recharge, gain resources for your daily life and meaningful insights that will nourish your soul.
Our retreat will be hosted at Xinalani Yoga & Spa Retreat Center located in the village of Quimixto, which is only accessible by boat. Xinalani offers an unparalleled retreat experience: authentic and magical, immersed in lush jungle surroundings with views of the emerald ocean. Sleep in beautiful eco-chic accommodations, enjoy delicious and healthy Mexican food, and practice yoga in world-class open-air and heated yoga studios.
find out more about Xinalani Retreat Center at www.xinalaniretreat.com
$500 Deposit saves your spot! Please join us.
BOOKING & CANCELLATIONS
Your $500 initial deposit is non-refundable
Cancellations made 90 days or more, prior to arrival date,
will receive a 50% refund of the balance paid.
Cancellations made less than 90 days prior to arrival are non-refundable.
Cornelius Jones Jr. (YOGA) is an ERYT200 Yoga Instructor, Yoga Teacher Trainer, and Voice Coach. As a yoga teacher Cornelius has been featured in Cosmopolitan and OK Magazines and toured with Oprah Winfrey's 2020 Vision Tour. In addition, Cornelius is a veteran Broadway theater performer, a published author, and works independently as an addiction and recovery Creative Arts & Healing Facilitator. For more info about Cornelius, go to
Steven Washington (QIQONG) is an accomplished movement teacher who has found joyful purpose in helping others align body, mind and spirit. Steven was professional dancer for 20+ years. He's also a certified pilates and qigong teacher and CMT. For more information about Steven, go to .
Steven and Cornelius' friendship began many years ago as performers in the Broadway company and National Tour of Disney’s The Lion King. Movement is what brought them together and their love for movement and its potential to heal the body is what inspired them to create Recharge, Release, and Rise with Cornelius and Steven.
DELUXE ROOM (2 Single Beds/2 People)
Deluxe rooms are 260 sq. feet, perfect for budget savvy friends or couples. This room features two single beds, a spacious bathroom, open-air shower and sitting desk. No access to Wifi
DELUXE ROOM (1 Double Bed/1 Person)
Deluxe rooms are 260 sq. feet, cozy and perfect for single traveler. This room features a double bed, a spacious bathroom, open-air shower and sitting desk. No access to Wifi
PETITE SUITE (2 Doubles/2People)
Petite Suites are comfortable 400 sq ft casitas equipped with 2 full size double beds with pillow top mattresses, luxury linen, and beautiful mosquito netting. They feature a private terrace with ocean and jungle views, hammock, closet, zen sitting area, a private bathroom, and a safe locker to deposit valuables.
Petite Suites are comfortable 400 sq ft casitas equipped with one king size bed with pillow top mattresses, luxury linen, and beautiful mosquito netting. They feature a private terrace with ocean and jungle views, hammock, closet, zen sitting area and a private bathroom.
ECO-CHIC SUITE (2 Doubles/2People)
High-end room with the best locations on the property, these open-air suites have the most spectacular ocean views and unique zen-chic settings. All Eco-Chic Suites are 525sq feet, each has 2 full size double beds with pillow top mattress, luxury linen, and beautiful mosquito netting. All Eco-Chic Suites have a private terrace, hammock, sitting area, private bathroom, closet, and a safe locker to deposit valuables.
We will begin Day 1 of the retreat with a Meet & Greet to set a powerful intention to prepare you for the transformative experience you are embarking on.
Day 2 we activate., Wake up with tea or coffee, sit quietly or connect with your fellow friends, or hang out in a hammock listening to the morning sea and catching a glimpse of the sunrise. Following morning Tea/Coffee we will partake in Yoga or QiGong - Morning Session 1.
Cornelius will lead you through an invigorating gentle flow that will awaken and align your body and mind with your inner best for the day. Morning practice will be followed by journaling/writing meditation: Intention Setting & Gratitude
We release for breakfast after Morning Session 1.
Enjoy a healthy breakfast and free time for whatever your heart desires.