Attention Group Leaders!

Planning a private function or retreat? Ditch the stress and hassle by incorporating the Smarter Next Year Program into your next retreat.  


“I needed this to make a change, I am going to take some action now." G. D.  
“I heard Dr Bardsley 6 months ago and added 1 hour to my sleep and 30 minutes of exercise to my day, on the hikes I took the more advance routes!” R. B. 
“Great information! Dr. Bardsley brings his personal stories to life and makes the information come alive.” W. M. 
“Totally enjoyed the experience, I feel like I can take control of my health and my life now.” J.C.  

The Smarter Next Year Weekend Program is delivered in person over three days in a stunning location. 

Join Dr. David Bardsley as he guides you through an immersive experience of the Smarter Next Year Program. You'll learn the science, apply the knowledge, and leave equipped and inspired to make lasting positive changes in your life.  

  • Prevent and reverse mild cognitive decline with an 8 step action plan
  • Embody lifestyle changes that you can implement immediately 
  • Get procrastination busting strategies and inspiration
  • Learn how to measure and manage stress
  • Uncomplicate your nutrition

Who Should Attend:

Executives and entrepreneurs* looking for a high impact solution delivered in a succinct and impactful program. If you appreciate high impact, actionable strategies that you can implement immediately, then this program is for you. *Spouses and partners are encouraged to attend at no charge!

What to Expect:

Three enjoyable days of challenging activities, strategies and information designed to set participants on an immediate path to become Smarter, Stronger and Younger! Full schedule below. 


Each morning participants will be encouraged to join one of our exhilarating desert hikes. Routes for all fitness levels are available. Additionally, multiple swimming pools and excellent fitness facility are located on the property. Unique, stress-reducing experiences will supplement the program. 


Friday, March 2nd, 2018 through Sunday, March 4th, 2018, Phoenix, Arizona (complete)

Friday, October 19th, 2018 through Sunday, October 21st, 2018, Phoenix, Arizona 


Registration fee includes all seminars, activities, and learning materials. Food and accommodation are not included.

How To Attend: 

Answer a few questions today and one of our team members will contact you to discuss the full details of the program and answer any questions that you might have.


Program Schedule 

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Check-in, registration, and reception. 

Location sent to participants via email. 

Please note that no group meals are planned: Participants may choose their preferred onsite and offsite restaurants.

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9:00 am -10:30 am

Group led hikes or personal physical activity of your choice

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm Seminar:

Smarter Next Year

The latest scientific information on how best to prevent and reverse mild cognitive decline will be presented, along with an 8 step action plan which can be implemented immediately.

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Fireside chat



9:00 am -10:30 am

Group led hikes or personal physical activity of your choice

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm Seminar: 

Stress Less, Live More

The effects of stress on our minds and bodies. How to measure and manage stress.

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Fireside chat



7:00 am - 7:45 am

Group led hikes or personal physical activity of your choice

Breakfast Break

9:00 am - 11:30 am Seminar:

Uncomplicated Nutrition

Fats and Sugars: Myths and Facts, what the numbers mean and testing yourself.

11:30 am Closing Remarks

Please note that schedule is subject to change. Final itinerary will be presented upon check-in.