The 2014 Santa Cruz Challenge

When
Event has passed (Sat Feb 22, 2014 - Sat May 17, 2014)
Where
Various Locations around Santa Cruz County
Time
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Cost
$399 - $599
Tags
Art, Health & Wellness, Sports / Fitness

Description

Registration is now open for the 2014 Santa Cruz Challenge, a 12-week fitness program in its fourth year organized by Optimal Health and Fitness.

The Challenge, which kicks off February 22, offers an outdoor boot camp three times a day, six days a week; access to more than 20 participating fitness studios throughout Santa Cruz County; health lectures; and prizes donated by local businesses.

It will:
* Help you realize your fitness goals;
* Get you outdoors and exercising several days a week;
* Introduce you to new forms of exercise you haven't tried before;
* Help you make new friends;
* Pay you for helping friends sign up: You and your friends save $50 for every person you join with, up to a maximum of five people.

Fitness studios participating this year offer a range of classes including yoga, pilates, swimming, martial arts, capoeira, dance, biking, and more.

In addition, a health lecture series will cover topics such as:
* Goal Setting/Intentions
* Cleansing/Detoxification
* Water and Plastics
* Eat Organic
* Shop Local
* Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
* Food as Medicine
* Healthy Sexuality
* Health Food Tours
* Sustainability
* Conscious Relationships
* Volunteering
* Meditation
* Time Management
* Farmers Market Tours
* Financial Health

Participants who show the most improvement in their health and fitness levels at the end of the Challenge will win prizes such as a surfboard, mountain bike, Santa Cruz Stay-cation, and a grand prize of $1,000. In addition, prizes are awarded each week from numerous local sponsors through weekly drawings.

Start with Yourself!

Location

location
  1. Various Locations around Santa Cruz County

    21645 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA