THE OHANA™ FAMILY
Ohana™ Surf and Fitness is one big (like, really big) family! Each member of the team (7 siblings and one amazing mother) brings their own key skills and talents to the Ohana™ table. Combining personal training, Pilates, yoga, nutrition, corporate event management, hospitality and of course, surfing.
Founder, Surf Coach, Personal Trainer and Motivational Speaker
Tehillah is a South African pro surfer and sponsored athlete. She placed top ten in the South African Surf Championships and ranked as high as #3 on the UK Pro Surf Tour as well as top 10 on the European Longboard Rankings. Outside of surfing Tehillah is an ex-South African Olympic hopeful for middle and long distance running. Tehillah excels at teaching the fundamentals of surfing and fitness to people of all ages and abilities, while paying special attention to the psychology behind mental barriers and how to overcome them.
Her passion for health, fitness and helping others to achieve their goals led her to study to an international level in a wide range of teaching disciplines. She has over 10 years experience as a personal trainer, specialising in celebrity fitness, children’s health & fitness, exercise to music, surf coaching and fitness modeling to name a few. Tehillah has also featured in several films & TVC’S, one of which being for the likes of car manufacturer MINI and has carved a name for herself in the public speaking sector, speaking alongside Head of Innovation for Under Armour, Sam McCleery as well as Andrew Trimble, former Rugby Pro for Ireland, to name a few.
Tehillah’s entrepreneurial spirit has also led to the exciting creation of Ohana™ Leisure Group, which encompasses a range of her ‘on land’ passions. From luxury holiday accommodation in idyllic locations to healthy eateries as well as signature clothing ranges designed for adventure and the outdoors!
Head of Pilates Events at Ohana™
Qualified Dietitian and Co-founder of Ohana™ Surf and Fitness
A qualified dietitian, with over 30 years of experience in the health and wellness industry as well as the creator of all our personal healthy eating and weight loss plans. Jean-Martine is a qualified Life coach and co-creator of our health and fitness retreats. Her passion is to help others achieve their goals while discovering their full potential. This applies not only to health and fitness but also the personal lives of those who join our Ohana™. A passionate photographer, she captures all of our guests’ special moments during their stay with us.