The Westport Weston Chamber of Commerce has announced that Fitness Week will take place from Sunday, Nov. 3 to Sunday, Nov. 10 with a free kickoff expo event on Nov. 3 from 1 to 4 p.m.to be held at the Westport Weston Family Y.
A celebration of health and wellness, this new event is a collaboration of 12 local fitness studios/providers to showcase what is available to the many fitness-minded residents, an announcement said.
The free multifaceted kickoff event will feature an expo of providers, informative presentations, kids club, food tastings and friendly competitions, with $10 donations to participate in all going to Special Olympics.
Healthy food samples are being offered by a number of local juice bars and restaurants.
“Fitness is a big deal these days and getting people to know about all the businesses and options is right in the Chamber’s wheelhouse,” said Matthew Mandell, executive director of the Chamber.
“And if you participated in Restaurant Week like so many did, this is great opportunity to find out which exercise or system works best for you to get back in shape.”
During the week all the participating studio/providers will be offering free classes to give everyone a chance to try out their facility.
The schedule of these classes will be online so residents can plan their week out. There will be a raffle offered to attendees, so the more you exercise the greater the chance to win a great prize.
A family fun run is also planned for Saturday, Nov. 9.
Participating business include: Club Pilates, Fast Fitness, Fleet Feet, JoyRide, Cycling + Fitness, Orangetheory, Fitness, Performance Physical Therapy, Restore Hyper Wellness+Cryotherapy, Row House, Sherpa, Stretch Lab, Westport Pilates, Westport Weston Family YMCA.
For more information and to purchase tickets go to: http://www.westportwestonchamber.com/fitnessweek.