Certification FAQ’s 2018-01-25T19:48:19+00:00

Travel Information:

Where is the retreat being held? 2018-01-25T19:23:10+00:00

The Land Celebration, 411 Three Oaks Drive, Gore, VA 22637


Can I arrive a day before and stay at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:14:56+00:00

No. The retreat is booked for our training from July 23 to August 2, 2018. If you are planning to come the day before, please find a place to stay nearby.


Can I leave the day after the training finishes?

We only book the training space for our training dates. Please contact

What time will the training end? 2018-01-25T19:15:46+00:00

Training will end at 4:30 pm on August 2, 2018.

What time should I arrive at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:17:43+00:00

Arrival is on July 23, 2018 between 9:00 – 10:30 am.

Is there shuttle service available from the airport? 2018-01-25T19:18:30+00:00

Yes, a shuttle service from the IAD airport is provided by “The Land Celebration”. For travel arrangements, cost and details please contact them directly at: (540) 858-3312 or via Email: TLCGoreVA@yahoo.com.

What is the closest airport to the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:19:19+00:00

Dulles Airport (IAD).

What section of the training is being held at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:20:08+00:00

105-hour section of the 200-hour training is being held at the retreat.

July 23 to August 2, 2018 (11 days).

Food and Lodging:

Are there any laundry facilities on-site? 2018-01-25T19:34:19+00:00

Yes. Washer and dryer are available for use at no extra cost. Laundry detergent is provided.

I have food allergies and dietary restrictions, can they be accommodated? 2018-01-25T19:33:31+00:00

Yes. We will be sending you a form to complete closer to the date of the training in which you will list any allergies or dietary restrictions.

What kind of food is served at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:32:35+00:00

Vegetarian meals, with vegan, gluten-free, and dairy options will be served for all meals. Ingredients are non-GMO and organic whenever possible.

What items should I bring? 2018-01-25T19:31:32+00:00

Comfortable clothing appropriate for movement.
Bathing suit
Shawl for meditation and deep relaxation.
For tick prevention bring long pants.
A small gift ($20) for White Elephant game. It should be a great gift, but one that you are willing to give away.
Donation for Sweat Lodge: $20 cash. Participation in sweat lodge is optional.
Bring earplugs if you think you will need them.

What is provided in the accommodation? 2018-01-25T19:30:44+00:00

Bedding / Towels.
Bathing soap/shower.

What kind of accommodation is available at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:29:53+00:00

Most of the accommodation is shared accommodation at the retreat. Rooms have bunk beds. There are also 2 private cabins available at an extra cost.

How much does it cost per day for food and lodging? And what does it include? 2018-01-25T19:29:01+00:00

Food and lodging is $95/day. It includes shared accommodation, all meals, snacks and body wash, shampoo and conditioner.

Books and Materials:

What method of payments do you accept at the training? 2018-01-25T19:52:09+00:00

We accept check, cash and all major credit cards.

Do I need to bring my yoga mat? 2018-01-25T19:51:21+00:00

No. Yoga mats are provided.

Can I purchase the books at the trainings? 2018-01-25T19:50:28+00:00


What books will I need at the training? 2018-01-25T19:49:36+00:00

Yoga Way to Radiance

Kiss Guide to Yoga

Yoga for Women

Yoga Warrior Cards


Please bring the following materials that are part of RCY 1-3 training:

Kundalini Yoga

RCY 1-3 Manual

Fly like a Butterfly

Internet and Telephone:

Is there telephone reception at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:54:24+00:00

Most of the cell phone companies have service in the area. Please contact your telephone carrier for coverage.

Is there internet available at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:53:33+00:00

We have a limited internet service and is available for emergencies and/or important business communications.

If you think you will be needing the internet on regular basis, we recommend you buy a internet hubspot or tether to your phone.

At the Retreat:

Are there any other activities planned at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:56:12+00:00

Yes. There is a dance party and sweat lodge (optional) planned.

What is the daily schedule like at the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:55:28+00:00

Our typical day looks like this:

6:00 to 7:30 am: Daily yoga practice

7:30 to 8:30 am: Breakfast

8:30: 12:30 pm: Class time

12:30 to 2:00 pm: Lunch

2:00 to 6:30 pm: Class Time

6:30 to 7:30 pm: Dinner


Free time after Dinner.

Other Information:

Can I stay off-site? 2018-01-25T20:00:08+00:00

No. For best immersion experience, all participants stay on-site.

Can I leave the retreat? 2018-01-25T19:59:20+00:00

Yes. Your evening time is free time.

Can my family visit me? 2018-01-25T19:58:17+00:00

Yes. You can have visitors come visit you in the evening.

What is the weather like? 2018-01-25T19:57:05+00:00

It will most likely be in the 80-90 degree F.