Project Description

Pura Vida Oceanside Massage : RMT

Pura Vida Oceanside Massage Therapy

Pura Vida Oceanside Massage Therapy is located across form the Historic Fernwood Dock in the north end of Saltspring Island. Facing “Saltspring’s Sea Wall”  you can enjoy sunrises and sunsets with beautiful walks and dog friendly beaches.

Pura Vida offers a peaceful oceanside atmosphere that promotes healing and relaxation.

Our 4 Registered Massage Therapists believe in an integrated team approach,we work together with our clients to tailor a treatment plan for each clients health and wellness goals.

Our Team of Registered Massage Therapists

Mardon Dary
Mardon DaryRMT
 “I am committed to continue learning so I can help others live to their true potential, pain free.”
Kathie Smithson
Kathie SmithsonRMT
Kathie Smithson is a 1993 graduate of the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy.
Uma Mayers
Uma MayersRMT
Pura Vida Massage Therapy Clinic at the corner of Fernwood Road and Walkers Hook.
Christine Grimes
Christine GrimesRMT
I have been a practicing Registered Massage Therapist since 2012 and have developed a consistently present, professional and sensitive approach to treatment that both impresses and helps my clients. I welcome the opportunity to work with you!
Heidi Price
Heidi PriceRMT

Techniques we use are:

  • Myofascial Release
  • Trigger Point Release
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Muscle Energy Technique
  • Breath work
  • Joint Mobilizations
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Cranial Sacral Therapy
  • Yoga
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Relaxation


Some of the most common health conditions we address are:

  • Stress
  • Cancer Care
  • Sports Injury
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Sciatica
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Tendonitis
  • Pre/Post surgical Rehabilitation
  • Headaches
  • TMJ conditions