Rancho La Puerta Wellness Series

Tune up mind and body with a morning yoga practice… Attend intimate health and wellness talks by New York Times bestselling authors… Explore the importance of diet and fitness in prolonging life and ensuring optimal health… These activities form the cornerstone of Festival del Sole’s wellness series, sponsored by Rancho La Puerta, the world's first destination fitness resort and spa.

Below are events for Festival del Sole 2012. Events for 2013 will be announced in March.

* Wellness events are open to VIP and Allegro Pass holders; some events may offer individual ticket sales. 


Yoga in the Vineyard
Saturday, July 14, 2012 : 9:00 AM
Yoga in the Vineyard

Guests are invited to start the day with yoga practice in a vineyard, led by winemaker-cum-yoga instructor Nicole Abiouness, followed by a tasting of her refreshing rosé.

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Eating for Optimal Health
Saturday, July 14, 2012 : 12:00 PM
Eating for Optimal Health

Dr. Melina Jampolis will lead an exploration of the role of nutrition in disease prevention. A highly sought-after public speaker, Dr. Melina teaches a balanced and sustainable lifestyle-based eating and exercise program and, over the past eight years, has helped thousands of clients to improve their health and well-being.

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Sunday, July 15, 2012 : 2:30 PM
The End of Illness

Join Dr. David B. Agus, author of The End of Illness, one of the world's leading cancer doctors, for a provocative conversation about living a robust and vibrant life that challenges long-held wisdoms and dismantles misperceptions about what “health” means.

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Thursday, July 19, 2012 : 9:00 AM
Yoga in the Vineyard

Guests are invited to start the day with yoga practice on the grounds of Kristine Ashe Vineyards, led by winemaker-cum-yoga instructor Nicole Abiouness, followed by a tasting of her refreshing rosé.

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Saturday, July 21, 2012 : 9:00 AM
Yoga in the Vineyard

Guests are invited to start the day with yoga practice on the grounds of Kristine Ashe Vineyards, led by winemaker-cum-yoga instructor Nicole Abiouness, followed by a tasting of her refreshing rosé.

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Pleasures of the Plate
Saturday, July 21, 2012 : 12:30 PM
Pleasures of the Plate

Join Dr. Wendy Bazilian, author of The SuperFoodsRx Diet, for a program that’s both nourishing for the mind and pleasing to the palate. As part of today's Vintner's Luncheon hosted by Shirley Roy at ROY Estate, come dine, drink, converse and be healthy together over a wellness-crafted luncheon including all the ingredients of a great meal from stunning start to sweet finish. 

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