Archive for January 2015

Open Water Swim Challenge

Ever wanted to take a swim around beautiful Lido Key? You’ll be able to do that and more, when Swim Without Limits, Inc. hosts the 1st Annual Swim Around Lido Key 7-Mile Open Water Swim held Sun. Apr. 12. The course begins and finishes at the Lido Beach Hotel. This community event benefits the Swimming…

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Two New Locations to SUP

SUP Sarasota, a paddleboard and Kayak sales and rental company, has opened two new locations where they will offer rentals, instruction classes, and water-based tours to the public. Additionally, they will continue their mobile paddleboard rental business, which is currently run out of 422 Burns Court in Sarasota. The new locations are on 5353 South…

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Hug-A-Tree 5K & 1 Mile Walk

It’s time to take the family out to the park and hug a tree. That tree is in Payne Park. Families can participate in the inaugural Hug-A-Tree 5K & 1 Mile Fun Walk held on Sat. February 28th, sponsored by Fit941 Magazine and Ecofest. Payne Park borders 2050 Adams lane, and Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Fl.…

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Soldiering on at Crossfit Lakewood Ranch Boot Camp Classes

Families now can participate in intensive boot camp classes at Crossfit Lakewood Ranch, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 3:30 PM. The facility offers combinations of bodyweight exercises, weightlifting and cardio intervals to challenge the body and mind. Though anyone can benefit, owner Aaron Weedo aims to “help people realize their potential and reach their…

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Fly in the Sky

“Go ahead and jump. Jump!” If that Van Halen tune doesn’t get you moving, try the new Sky Zone Sarasota, an all-walled trampoline playing court, newly opened at 6180 Edgelake Drive, off Bee Ridge Road, east of 75. Owner Paul Orsino says, “We chose the Sky Zone brand because they are the pioneers of this…

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Chef Craig Chasky’s Healthy Cooking Class

Are you ready to “fortify” yourself for 2015? Chef Craig Chasky with Get Fit Fuel is ready to deliver. Not that he’ll deliver the goods to you, but the information about the goods. Enroll in his cooking class at 7 PM on Jan. 7, 2015  at Get Fit Fuel, 8327 Market Street, Lakewood Ranch, FL.…

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Find Your Fit

More than 25 Sarasota area gyms and studios are teaming up with Fit941 Magazine to host the “10 in 30” program. Beginners and exercise enthusiasts alike can try 10 free different classes to complete in 30 days, beginning in January 2015. The program offers participants a variety of workout sessions in which they can pick…

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