Juliette Ball

Retreat Leader


Meet Julz — Juliette Ball is a life enthusiast who lives and breathes everything “ocean”! She has been known as a mermaid while living in Cape Town. She owned and ran an event company called Ocean Love Events organizing the majority of the open water swimming / SUP / SUP surfing events in Cape Town. She had the opportunity to travel to Greenland and this sparked her love for being on the road… since Greenland, she has been exploring the wider world.

Juliette lives life to the fullest, she is passionate, loving, kind and a positive energy to be around. She is passionate about travel and meeting other cultures. She embraces the unknown and loves to travel alone as well as travel with free-spirited open-minded people.

Juliette has done many extreme sporting events during and after completing her studies in events management, from running, to open water swimming, SUP, surfing, skydiving, bungee jumping, paragliding and more…

She has followed her passion and adventurous side by participating in global sports events including paddling through the Fjords of Greenland, swimming around Cape Point in a team of 7 taking 36 hours and paddling at night.

She adores healthy, wholesome eating and has a certification in nutrition. She also loves wine and a great balance in life… we only live once and everything should be embraced!

Suggested Readings


The Incredibly Long List of Benefits of a Plant-Based Diet

Michael Greger, MD, recently wrote for NutritionFacts.org about the many benefits one can experience when eating a plant-based diet. The list is so incredibly long and well-researched, you might be convinced to give up meat altogether; however, if you’re not, you can at least learn about these many benefits and consider going veggie just one or two days a...

14 Reasons You Need a Beach Vacation

As the winter draws to a close, many people feel like the dark nights and cold days are never going to end. In the two months after the holidays, as we get back into the swing of work and daily stressors, we dream of traveling somewhere warm for a little well-deserved relaxation time. Turns out,...