About Us


Jaimee Young

Jaimee became passionate about health , fitness and helping others at a very young age. At 21 she graduated the New York College for wholistic Medicine and research as a licensed massage therapist and went onto pursue certifications in oncology therapy, group fitness, yoga, and Barre fitness. Throughout her career Jaimee has had the honor of studying with world renowned teachers including Barre fitness masters Fred devito and Elizabeth halfpapp and yoga icons Shiva Rhea and Judith lasater. For the last 15 years Jaimee has owned a wellness business and she forges her extensive studies of biomechanical science and love of movement into all her classes!

This girl is a true world traveler and has spent time in Brazil, Europe, and of course Central America! In fact Jaimee lived in Costa Rica during her early twenties when she learned to surf, speak spanish, and explore the lifestyle of Costa Rica. What makes this country so special are the consistent waves, kind people and natural landscapes including volcanos and lush rainforest. There is a saying amongst the locals “ Pura Vida” which means pure life! You feel this vibe when you are there so it’s the perfect destination for a retreat!! 


Jacqlyn Melita

Jacqlyn is a Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher and the only ceritifed FITYOGA RYT on the east coast in the United States. She traveled to the Island of Malta in the Mediterranean for her training and has brought back her techniques and experiences to share with the world. Jacqlyn is currently teaching yoga on Long Island, NY while she lives out her passions. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology, swears by meditation and hopes to inspire others to let their own Grace shine.


Instagram: @jacqlyngrace


Get Hooked Nosara


Jason Alfaro and Heather Tremain are the owners of Get Hooked, a tourism company in Nosara, Costa Rica. Jason is a local to the town and his wife, Heather, is from Florida. Together, they coordinate and plan activities for people looking to experience the real Nosara. Get Hooked offers surf trips and lessons, paddle boarding, kayaking, sport fishing, ATV trips, snorkeling and horses. The main goal of the company is to show visitors the nature, culture and adventure of Nosara, as well as a great time! Get Hooked is working with Pura Retreats to plan an amazing five night retreat at the Nosara Beach Hotel in July 2019.

For more information about Get Hooked Nosara visit their website! www.gethookednosara.com