Archive for March 2015

T3 Prep Keeps Corporate World Fit

T3 Prep in Lakewood Ranch is now offering group fitness classes for business offices in the 941 area. Lead by owner Amy Whittington, these workouts offer a fun recess from work, designed to encourage health and wellness while building a sense of comradery amongst colleagues. Ricardo Espino says his office at Centauri Specialty Insurance Holdings,…

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Rack Star CrossFit Opens its Doors

Rack Star CrossFit in Bradenton celebrates their grand opening at 4608 East State Rt. 64. The new health and wellness facility will offer personal training sessions and group classes every week, covering areas such as Olympic weightlifting, cardio, and CrossFit. Workouts will be personalized to the specific needs of every individual, and people at all…

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Havoc and Strongman Team Up for a Day of Fitness

The Havoc Games and the Gulf Coast Stongman Competition are teaming up on March 21 to deliver a day of combined endurance and strength-training competition. The event will be held at 10 am in Sutton Park, Palmetto. Strongman athletes will compete in a series of games that utilize brawn, while CrossFit athletes will test their…

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There are No ‘Gotcha’s’ at Crunch Fitness

Crunch Fitness has been expanding its business in the Bradenton/Sarasota area, with plans to open several new clubs. Unlike other gyms, Crunch has fullystocked, clean facilities with simple contracts and no invasive prospecting. “The original idea behind Crunch was to make it as consumer friendly as possible,” says Vince Julien, a Crunch franchisee. “We tell…

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On1 Cycle Offers RealRyder® Bikes

There’s spinning. And, then, there’s RealRyder® spinning. “It’s just insane,” says Reid Withrow, owner of ON1 Cycle, Sarasota’s first indoor cycling studio, opening downtown March 1. “The one thing we have is a product that you can’t find anywhere else in Sarasota,” says Withrow. RealRyder® bikes use core balance technology. They allow riders to move…

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A Spa Service Just For Men

We know some Sarasotans take pleasure in year-round biking, running, and other outdoor sports in pared-down fitness-wear. But, as spring approaches, those guys who have enjoyed layering up will be shedding those sweaters and showing more body hair. JustGents, the ‘ultimate salon and spa service for men,’ extends an invitation to try out their hair…

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A Day of Fun at Total Nutrition

On March 21, Total Nutrition in Sarasota is having an outdoor health and wellness event at its plaza location on 3983 Cattlemen Road. The store will be offering free smoothies, t-shirts, and in-house deals to support the day’s activities. The fun includes a rock wall provided by Mobile Climbing Adventures, massage tables; fitness competitions, complete…

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Friday Night Fights Comes to Robarts Arena

Friday Night Fights are coming to Robarts Arena in Sarasota on April 3rd, with a boxing event featuring two title fights. Sarasota native and World Boxing Federation (WBF) North American Champion, China Smith, will defend his title during the headliner. Local supermiddleweight Aaron “The Jedi” Jaco will be featured in the co-main event, and is…

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Studio South Fitness Offers Money-back Fitness Guarantee

Studio South Fitness in Sarasota now offers a 30-Day Moneyback Guarantee program for those who sign up for a one month package. Clients of the gym who do not see results within 30 days will have their membership fees completely refunded, if they meet some minimum requirements. The month package includes a personalized health plan…

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