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Revibe team

During the last 10 years, Ricardo and Adrian have been searching for the best training guidance to optimize performance and found it through XPT's unique underwater resistance workouts and lifestyle. Currently living in Miami Beach, they are passionate about all the benefits humans can obtain through activities in the ocean.

They are inspired and share the vision of Laird Hamilton where learning and adapting to all conditions is the only way for us to become the most resilient human beings on earth. They firmly believe that REVIBE has succeeded in its mission to help others learn new tools to live a happy and healthy life, so they work hard to do the same around their families and kids.


Ricardo Gonsalves

Revibe Co-Founder

Ricardo has dedicated most of his professional life to develop and manage successful business projects in Watersports and Television industry.  As a Waterman Ricardo has always been looking to improve performance, and overall wellness to have a happy life.

Along with the Revibe advisor team, he has curated and adapted many years of experience to develop the first Ocean performance track in the world focused on safety and Ocean Adaptation.

In his native country, Venezuela, he has been a pioneer and promoter of Watersports and Action Tourism destinations. 

Surfer, Kitesurfer, Paddleboarder, Foilsurfer, Freediver


AIDA 3 Certified Freediver


XPT Certified Coach


XPT Water Pro Certified Coach


B.W.R.A.G Big Wave Risk Assessment Certified 


​American Red Cross Lifeguard Certified


American Safety and Health Institute CPR certified


Adrian Real

Revibe Co-Founder

Entrepreneur, IT Consultant and Creative Director for Fortune 500 Companies, small businesses and government agencies in the US, Latin America and the Caribbean for global brands in the entertainment and telecommunications industry. Adrian is passionate about the ocean and traveling to surf destinations.

AIDA 2 Certified Freediver

XPT Certified Coach


XPT Water Pro Certified Coach


PADI Freediver Level 1 Certified


B.W.R.A.G Big Wave Risk Assessment Certified 


American Safety and Health Institute CPR certified

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Cecilia Pietri

Revibe Co-Founder

Cecilia is a certified wellness coach, Revibe's co-founder and Breath Therapy Headcoach. As someone who lives a life of flow and connection with herself, her community and nature, Cecilia empowers others to cultivate conscious lifestyles so they can live their dream lives. 

Apart from Revibe, Cecilia dedicates her life to support parents and children have a more conscious life through Meraki - a company that aims to foster a more nurturing and mindful approach to parenting.

Co-founder of Meraki 

Co-founder of RAWJUZ

Certified BREATHE™️ coach by Dr. Belisa Vranich


Certified Health Coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition (IIN)

XPT Breathing Certified Coach XPT

Deep End Fitness Instructor


U Natural Method Instructor


Mindfulness Certified


Bars - Access Consciousness Certification

Conscious Parenting Certification

Our advisors

12X world record holder first human to surpass 100 meters deep on a single breath (Unnasisted freediving disciplines).

Coste has has achieved multiple Guinness World Records and has won a World Championship during his career as a freediver. His freediving program works with the 5 keys to success, with a methodology to meet goals, to face challenges and overcome obstacles through his experiences as an athlete and a happy human.

Coste's Freediving experience has been a big part of REVIBE's Flow to the Ocean Program and his knowledge about safety and ocean adaptation is shared and applied in all our courses and activities.


Ricardo Urbina
High Performance Athlete & Coach


Focused on optimal performance in endurance sports, Urbina has dedicated the past 15 years to training, racing, coaching, and participating in World Championship level endurance sports, such as Triathlon, Running, Open Water Swimming, and Prone Paddling.

Driven and disciplined, "Turbina" for Turbine, as some of his friends call him, approaches challenges by setting goals and committing to comprehensive training plans. He qualified and raced the Ironman World Championship in Kona 4X and has prone paddled across channels and large bodies of water, including the Catalina Channel (California), Channel of Bones (Hawaii), and Monterey Bay (California). 

He has also guided some of the best open-water swimmers in the world during their record-breaking long-distance endeavors. Most recently he had dedicated his training to freediving and big wave surfing.


Ricardo Urbina's knowledge and experience has been applied to the REVIBE Flow to the Ocean program because of the extreme situations he has been in, and has succesfully managed.


Born in the beautiful Caribbean waters of Venezuela, Diran has an unmatched passion for the ocean and its conservation. D is an ultimate extreme sports fanatic and lover of the world. Those who know Diran call him the “barracuda” because he will never pass up an opportunity to jump in the water. 


As a teenager, D moved to Miami where he studied Finance at Florida International University…. He could not ignore his passion for adventure, however, and became a licensed PADI Divemaster. From there, he began working for Living Social as Senior Experience Coordinator and Senior Tour Guide. Being fluent in Spanish, English, and French Diran has lead groups in Mexico, Costa Rica, Venezuela, and Europe.

He recently returned from Hawaii, where he led adventure and diving tours for seven months. After his time in Hawaii, Diran decided he wanted to take his adventure to the next level.


Dr. Cristobal Risquez
Medical Doctor Pulmonologist


Dr. Cristobal Risquez is a Pulmonary Critical Care doctor living in Miami. After finishing Medical School in Venezuela trained in internal medicine at Univ of Miami Jackson memorial, and later completed his Pulmonary Critical Care fellowship at New York Presbyterian Cornell in NYC. Was faculty at UT Memphis for 3 years, but couldn’t resist the call to live back close to the ocean.

Water athlete at heart, experienced surfer, Kiteboarder and family man, Dr. Risquez is a firm believer in the benefits that breathwork and the adaptation tools taught in the FLOW TO THE OCEAN program has for someone interested in becoming a more versatile and resilient human being. 


"Cacholo" as we all call him, is responsible of all the science and research that our teams uses to measure, evaluate and optimize the performance of every member of the Revibe community.


Dr. Belisa Vranich 
Clinical Psychologist & Writer

A clinical psychologist and a leading expert in mental health and fitness, Dr. Belisa Vranich is the author of Breathe: The Simple, Revolutionary 14-Day Program to Improve your Mental and Physical Health (St. Martin’s Press/Hay House) and Breathing for Warriors (St. Martin’s Essentials). She is the founder of

Dr. Belisa is a regular guest on national television; e.g., CNN, Fox News, the Today Show, Good Morning America, and Inside Edition, and has been interviewed by Anderson Cooper, Matt Lauer, Meredith Vieira, Bill O’Reilly, and Nancy Grace.

Dr. Belisa has extensive experience working with first responders: firefighters, military and law enforcement for topics related to endurance, stress reduction, precision, pain reduction, and PTSD. A firm believer in the importance of giving back, she volunteers and supports numerous organizations related to veterans and animal rescue organizations in New York City and Los Angeles. Dr. Belisa is an outspoken advocate of organ donation and dedicated her first book to

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