December 26, 2019
Surf camp founder surfing in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Our Founder’s Story: “Feel The Fear and Do It Anyway!”

How could we do a blog about the life-changing magic of Costa Rica without talking about Tierza Davis Eichner, our fearless leader and Pura Vida Adventures […]
February 1, 2018

“Fitness February” 28 Day Pop Up Challenge

Beginner surfers often ask us what is the #1 piece of advice we can give them as they continue to improve on their surfing journey. They […]
May 28, 2017
surf and yoga retreat for women

I’M JUST A GIRL, STANDING IN FRONT OF OTHER GIRLS, ASKING THEM TO GO SURFING

Costa Rica Surf Camp You can’t choose your family, so the saying goes, but you can choose to surround yourself with rad women on a Pura […]
May 10, 2017
Surf Retreats

ALUMNI STORY: Exploring Other Surf Retreats & Recentering at PVA

This month is Alumni Appreciation Month.  To that end, we are sharing the stories we hear from our “repeat offenders.”  These are stories of friendship, community […]
April 6, 2017

Leashes for Locals Charity

Your Next Surf & Yoga Retreat In Costa Rica Here in Santa Teresa we are lucky to introduce our students to some of the best surf […]
March 2, 2017

Spa Natural ~ Indulge Yourself

Often, some of the sweetest moments at surf camp can be found during the quiet hours of the week when we’re not catching killer waves, chilling […]