Weekend Workshops

Vacanza Beginners FamilyThaimassage Vacanza organises Thaimassage courses: Weekend-workshops and longterm residential  retreats for beginners and advanced students. The weekend-workshops are held in a quiet area in Basel.

In 2016 and 2017 we organise a series of high-quality Weekend-Workshops for advanced practitioners with various experienced teachers, held in Basel.

For Infos about the Longterm Retreat click here

 

 

Thaimassage Vacanza Advanced Workshop: Working with the Foot with Krishnataki (Takis)

2.5-day Advanced Therapeutic Workshop in traditional Thaimassage in Basel
Date:
Friday-evening 26.01.2018 till Sunday-evening 28.01.2018 (Fri 19-22h / Sat 8-18h / Sun 8-16h)
Costs: CHF 300.00 incl. Lessons + vegetarian lunches
Location: alte Brauerei Warteck, Room Cirqu’enflex, Burgweg 15, Basel

It is all about the foot! In this Workshop Krishnataki will teach Thaimassage techniques working only with the foot. Krishnataki developed this foot routine using an infusion of Kerala Foot Massage and traditional Thaimassage foot techniques he learned from an old thaimaster. This exciting workshop with the feet is new taught by Krishnataki.

Krishnataki, originally from Greece, has been teaching Thaimassage and Yoga since 1998 having lived and studied in Thailand and India. He is a senior massage teacher of the Sunshine Network, and trained with Thai massage masters Pichet Boonthume, Chayuth Priyasith and Asokananda. He is renowned for his unique, fun-loving and passionate way of teaching as well as his generous spirit and delicious home-made recipes.

Course prerequisites: The course is open for all thaimassage therapists, who finished a 10 day basic course in traditional thaimassage (doesn’t matter which school or teacher)

The course is held in English.

 

Thaimassage Vacanza Advanced: Thai Energy-Lines with Zoltan Gyorgyovics

2.5-day Advanced Therapeutic Workshop in traditional Thaimassage in Basel
Date:
Friday-evening 16.03.2018 till Sunday-evening 18.03.2018 (Fri 19-22h / Sat 8-18h / Sun 8-16h)
Costs: CHF 300.00 incl. Lessons + vegetarian lunches
Location: alte Brauerei Warteck, Room Cirqu’enflex, Burgweg 15, Basel

In this Workshop we will be exploring the Thai energy-lines. We have a look at their pathways, the emotional properties, the effects of treatment. 

Zoltan from Budapest/Hungary is a true thaimassage magician. His passion for thaimassage started in 2003 and since 2010 he is teaching workshops and retreats around the world. He is a recognized teacher of the Asokananda Sunshine Network. For him thaimassage is a spiritual practice. Zoltan’s warmth and wealth of knowledge enables him to transmit this ancient healing art in an easily accessible way for everyone.

Course prerequisites: The course is open for all thaimassage therapists, who finished a 10 day basic course in traditional thaimassage (doesn’t matter which school or teacher)

The course is held in English.

 

Thai-Yoga Massage Intro Workshop with Zoltan Gyorgyovics and Patrick Tanner

2.5 day Intro Workshop in Thai-Yoga Massage for absolute Beginners
Date:
Friday-evening, 13.04.2018 – Sunday, 15.04.2018
(Fri 18-22h / Sat 8-18h / Sun 8-16h)
Costs: CHF 250.00 incl. teaching and manual and lunches
Location: alte Brauerei Warteck, Stiller Raum, Burgweg 15, Basel

Get to know the healing power of a holistic Thai Yoga Massage and experience the beauty of receiving and giving this simple yet profound art of touch, also called “the sacred dance”… 

The sequence that is been shared, allows you to give a nice well rounded one hour massage that you can share afterwards with your family, friends and beloved ones. It leads you into a unique experience of a “meditation in motion” as you are inviting the receiver into a deep inner place of healing, transformation and relaxation. 
We will start every morning with  Chanting, Meditation and Yoga – setting up our body and mind in a perfect way to after dive deeply into the experience of Thai Yoga Massage – centred and calm, mindful and loving…
 
This workshop is open for everybody – there is no previous experience needed. Still if you already have some experience in Thai Yoga Massage or any other kind of bodywork it will be a beautiful chance to review your skills and get some new inspiration! 
 
Zoltan Gyorgyovics, who will be leading this workshop, is a very talented and experienced Thai Yoga Massage therapist who has been sharing his passion for many years all around Europe and Asia with a lot of heart and authenticity. Having his roots in Hungary, he lives now in Basel, Switzerland, where he’s teaching workshops and courses, giving treatments and currently studying Osteopathy. 

 

5-day Thaimassage Vacanza Advanced Retreat: Dynamic Workshop with Till Heeg

5-day Advanced Therapeutic Workshop in traditional Thaimassage in Schoenried
Date:
Wednesday, 13th June 2018 till Sunday, 17th June 2018
Costs: CHF 850.00 incl. Lessons + vegetarian food and accomodation
Location: Ferienheim Region Fraubrunnen, Erliweg 5, CH – 3778 Schoenried / Bernese Alps

In this Workshop Till is teaching advanced dynamic style thaimassage and specific therapeutic application.

Till Heeg, a certified physiotherapist, has been infected by the positive vibrations of Thai Yoga Massage in 2003. With the sacred dance of Thai Massage, he found that he can touch receivers on a deeper level. Since then he travelled several times back to Thailand, India and Greece to study with many great teachers. Till is renowned for his lovely and kind being, his soft touch and deep trust in life.

Course prerequisites: The course is open for all thaimassage therapists, who finished a 10 day basic course in traditional thaimassage (doesn’t matter which school or teacher)

The course is held in English and/or German.

 

Therapeutic Thai and Osteo Retreat with Patrick Tanner

 

5 day retreat in traditional Thaimassage and Osteopathy for advanced practitioners
Date:
Tuesday-evening 26th June – Sunday 1st July 2018
Costs:
EURO 850.00 incl. all vegan meals, accomodation and teachings
Location:
Sunshine House, Evia, Greece

This course is focussing on Thai and Osteo techniques for the ribcage, diaphragm, heart, lungs and circulatory system. We discuss diagnostic tools for trouble areas to improve our treatment-plan. The participants can perfectly integrate the newly learned techniques into their existing routines.

Course prerequisites: The course is open for all thaimassage therapists, who finished a 10 day basic course in traditional thaimassage (doesn’t matter which school or teacher)

The course is held in English.

Patrick Tanner lives close to Basel/Switzerland and is Massage-, Shiatsu-, Thaimassage therapist and Osteopath. Since 2000 he is training intensively with this therapies and working in his busy practice in Itingen. He is teaching regularly Massage-, Shiatsu and Thai-and-Osteo courses. He is looking forward to sharing his osteopathic knowledge in this course.