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FIND YOUR MAGIC!

An 8-day retreat adventure to elevate your life

​Crete, Greece | 16-23 September 2022

This exhilarating retreat combines embodiment coaching, sound therapy, creative workshops, human design, physical workouts, wild swimming, hiking, guided meditations, healthy food and group excursions on the magical island of Crete.

 

Your ‘magic’ is your unique creative power: the way that you as an individual are designed to thrive. It is the sweet spot between who you are as a person (your story and body) and what you do in the world (your purpose and gifts).

Through this retreat, you will:

Understand how you are uniquely designed to navigate life

Learn a toolkit of new practices and exercises

Have exhilarating experiences that awaken your senses

Re-balance your energy and rediscover your zest for life

Connect with your breath and free your body

Get clear on who you are and what you are here to do

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Who Is It For?

Find Your Magic is for people who wish to connect with their power so that they can live and work according to their uniqueness.

Your Guides: Ed & Rob

"We're excited for you to experience this paradise that we call home!

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Crete’s magic lies not only in its wild natural beauty and Mediterranean lifestyle but in the daily opportunities for awe-inspiring moments that captivate you. Living here has brought us closer to nature and the simplicity of life, whilst allowing us the freedom and space to hone our skills and passions.

 

We’ve created 'Find Your Magic' to give you a taste of this paradise island and to create an unforgettable experience that will enrich your life."

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What Is Find Your Magic?

Find Your Magic is designed to help you remember the magic and beauty of life through 7 days of activities that will leave you feeling expanded and energised.  

It will take you out of your comfort zone, challenge your beliefs, and give you time and space to learn more about yourself, see through your conditioning and gain clarity on your life.
 

A Powerful Program...

Our carefully-curated program is designed to help you connect deeper with yourself and receive the answers you most need, while enjoying plenty of free time to relax.

CONNECT

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Wake up your senses with outdoor morning workouts for body, mind and soul

Connect with your inner GPS through guided meditations and visualisations

Bond with others around evening campfires, group meals and activities

1:1 coaching check-ins (before, during and after the retreat)

EXPLORE

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Immerse yourself in Crete's epic landscapes with gorge walks, wild swimming and contemplation in nature

 

Learn how to live, do and create according to your uniqueness through an introduction to your personal Human Design

Rediscover your power and purpose during ‘Find Your Magic’ group workshops - a live adaption of the self-study program

TRANSFORM

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Experience profound transformation and rejuvenation with:

  • Workshops combining meditation, self-inquiry, embodiment exercises and group sharing

  • Group sound journeys under the stars

  • A powerful Plant Medicine Ceremony through music (optional)

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Reconnect with yourself during personal contemplation and relaxation time

Switch off from your digital devices, emails and social media

 

Eat healthy, delicious and fresh plant-based food

Tailored Around YOU...

Our goal is to give you an amazing personal and group experience, while tailoring the program content to what you most need right now.

 

We will:

Take time to really get to know you before you arrive via an in-depth questionnaire and 1:1 Preparation Call


Check in with you at regular intervals throughout the week, to guide you through any challenges and give you practical ways to apply what you're discovering


Adapt the workouts and movement classes according to your unique level and body, from complete beginners to advanced

Give you the option and time to book extra 1:1 sessions, including sound therapy with Rob, massage or energy healing with some of our recommended practitioners

With Insider Access to Crete's Magic.

“ Crete's mystery is extremely deep. Whoever sets foot on this island sense a mysterious force branching warmly and beneficently through their veins; senses their soul begin to grow ” 
- Nikos Kazantzakis

Immerse yourself in the powerful energy and magic of Crete: explore some of the island’s most incredible spots: mountains, waterfalls, beaches and lakes. Discover the island that we call home through some of our favourite places and experiences. At every turn, we will set the scene for exhilarating and awe-inspiring moments: from a sunrise meditation on a beach to hiking a lush canyon and plunging under the cool waters of a spectacular waterfall.

We're excited to be sharing with you this island that has given us so much.

Your Guides

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Rob Sykes
Rob is a sound therapist, straw marquetry artist and DJ who creates experiences and art that connect people, awaken their senses and elevate their lives. After 30+ years as an international DJ, he turned his passion for music into a healing art, retraining as a sound therapist in the UK and setting up a practice in Crete.
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Edward Pike
Edward is known for guiding people to rediscover their uniqueness so that they can do more of what they love. A certified personal trainer, body psychotherapist, spiritual life coach and creative consultant, he has been supporting individuals and groups for 11 years to come home   to their most alive, embodied and powerful self.
 

Testimonials

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Bethan Hughes, UK

"Rob and Ed have cultivated a retreat programme that gently introduces you to tools that will help you to pause and allow your heart to speak so that you can choose the life that you were always destined for."

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Simon Maddrell, UK

“The team of Ed & Rob and the combination of sharing, guided meditation & sound therapy is a powerful mix to encourage risk & change.“

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Susan Lynch, UK

“Ed and Rob held the space beautifully. Ed has a gentle tone that helped me to come out of my mind and drop into my body. The sound baths were beautiful and healing and it felt like such a treat. Thank you all so much for a wonderful retreat".

 

The Venue

'Find Your Magic' will be based at one of Crete's newest spaces: Armonia Retreat Centre, a beautiful and serene sanctuary in the heart of the picturesque village of Douliana, 26km East of Chania.

Facilities include large indoor and outdoor workshop spaces, lounge, kitchen, outdoor dining area and gym. Every bedroom is en-suite and is shared between 2 or 3 people. Private rooms are available in the surrounding village for an extra fee - please enquire ahead of time.

The Food

Our chef Gita will be preparing heavenly and healthy plant-based and vegetarian food that nourishes your body and soul and leaves you feeling energised and revitalised. We will take most of our meals at Armonia, as well as take you to some of our favorite Greek restaurants and tavernas.

Gita is a Confidence Coach, Sustainable Lifestyle Activist and Vegan Chef, and author of the book "Permission to be Bold, Gorgeous and Timeless".
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Details

What?
7 days (7 nights) of workshops, excursions, classes, workouts, group sound journeys, meditations, 1:1 check-ins and activities led by Rob and Edward
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1:1 and Group Zoom Preparation and Integration calls


Where?
In Armonia Retreat Centre in Douliana (Apokoronas area), and in some of West Crete's most magical spots: Chania Old Town, the White Mountains, Apokoronas, Lake Kournas, and more!

When?
From Friday the 16th (PM) until Friday the 23rd of September (AM) 2022

How much?
€1,400

>> See Payment, Booking & Cancellation Details here. <<

Included:
All activities and excursions, shared accommodation at Armonia (7 nights), all meals at Armonia Retreat, airport transfers from Chania Airport, pre and post-retreat calls


Not included:
Flights, extra 1:1 sessions, 3 restaurant meals outside of Armonia Retreat, travel insurance
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Interested?

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