Concha is a true water soul carying a nomadic life in her heart. Almost a decade now, Concha has been teaching surfers of all different levels. Through her passionate approach in life and in surfing she has gained a significant position as a female surfer and coach in the Algarve and encourage other women on the way.
​Combining surfing with activities relating culture, health, nature, people, yoga and well-being is Concha's goal, which has led her to establish MOOANA.

Miri - Yoga Teacher

Miri is a certified Yoga and meditation guide. She completed her trainings in Bali, UK and India and also continued studies on regular trainings as well as completed a Prana Samyama Buddhist meditation teacher training with Traditional Yoga UK.
Miri teaches Vinyasa, Ashtanga, Hatha, Yin, Restorative and Slow Flow Yoga, Kirtan, Yoga Nidra, Meditation and Mindfulness, guided meditation and breathing practices for all.
Her motivation as a teacher is to help all students feel welcome and to find a practice that feels good for your body, mind and soul.

André Teixeira has accumulated much experience as a surfer. He is a surf guide in the Portuguese coast for more than 14 years and is a competitive athlete, federated in Portuguese Surfing Federation since 1993. He is also a surf coach levels 1 and 2 by the Portuguese Surfing Federation and Surf Coach level 2, by the British Surfing Association. Beyond the Surf André Teixeira has other complementary skills such as Basic Life Support, the Portuguese Resuscitation Council, Swimmer Rescued by the Office of the Shipwreck Rescue and Sailor local traffic from 2nd class.

Ruth, an expert in most things aquatic (she swims and surfs as well as freedives), is happiest in the ocean and under the water. Ruth Osborn is a competitive swimmer from childhood, a surfer for many years and she started freediving in Ibiza in 2015 certifying as an AIDA 2 that year, AIDA 3 in 2016, AIDA 4 in 2017 and as an AIDA Instructor in 2018.  She is a UK ASA qualified swim instructor.

Her favorite place to be is in or under the water, preferably in Ibiza or the tropics.  She has competed in open water competitions in Ibiza distances ranging from 2-7km and was on the podium for most of them. She runs a successful private swim tuition business in Ibiza,  Ibiza Swim, which she set up ten years ago and (prior to getting hooked on surfing) she was coach for two seasons of Ibiza Masters and Club Natacio Portus – two of the local swim teams. She loves sharing her knowledge, expertise and passions for swimming and the water and watching as swim technique, along with enjoyment of swimming, is transformed under her tutelage.

Diana Basto Ferreira - Retreat Chef

Diana is from Portugal. She is a plant-based chef who loves to work with seasonal whole and natural foods, using simple cooking techniques.

Anemone - Macrobiotic Chef & Teacher

Based in Hamburg, Germany; Anne is working as a macrobiotic chef and teacher. Her classes are inspiring, vivid and delicious. Her teachings are spiritual influenced with a lot of focus on gratitude for life and nature.
Anne has encountered macrobiotics through yoga and being on this path now for more then ten years. She was assisting many different teachers all over the world, attending regularly cooking classes over the years and has the first degree in macrobiotics certified from the Kushi institute. She organists detox workshops in the countryside, cooking classes and circles, one by one sessions, she cooks lunch in the only macrobiotic store in Hamburg and works as a chef cook in seminars for many different clients.

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