“Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” Offering Free Fitness Classes This Weekend

Join the ‘Walk Across Texas!’ Physical Activity Challenge

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Step outside and start your journey to wellness along our scenic bayfront! ‘Back to Basics Fitness’, Yoga or Zumba offered to reach your wellness goals by participating in the weekly “Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront”. Join us this Saturday, March 19. All participants receive a punch card to record each Saturday attended. A completed punch card is eligible for a prize.

Sign up for Walk Across Texas! A free 8-week physical activity challenge designed to encourage individuals to form healthy habits. Teams of eight individuals are formed to collectively walk the 832 miles it takes to travel from west to east Texas. Activity miles do not have to be from walking or running. Any physical activity mile counts. Check out the conversion chart under the WAT! Adult Resources tab at www.walkacrosstexas.org for more ideas. Research shows that an accountability partner helps with support and encouragement with any workout routine, so recruit seven family members, friends, or co-workers and join us March 21 through May 15 by registering at www.howdyhealth.org to get moving and get healthy!

The Fitness Lane route begins along the seawall at The Water’s Edge, northbound, towards the American Bank Center with the turnaround just before the barge dock entrance. Walk, jog, run, or bike along the event’s designated 1.5-mile fitness lane (one way). Our community partner, H-E-B, is providing fruit and water for all participants.

In coordination with Victor Betancourt of VFit Productions and the City’s Parks & Recreation Department, the City will offer “Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” exercise and wellness events for ages eight and older, of all abilities and skill levels, on Saturdays from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. at The Water’s Edge, 402 S. Shoreline Boulevard. ‘Back to Basics’ Fitness, Yoga, and Zumba will be held at the Islanders Pavilion next to the playground. The class schedule is available online.

Register Online for fitness classes at www.cctexas.com/safefunfit. Class sessions are limited to 30 participants per class. Participants are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat and water, as appropriate, for their workout.

The public is also invited to provide feedback and suggestions on “Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” by participating in the short online survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5NWBLF2, open now through March 31, 2022.

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call 361-826-3460 in advance.

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For more information about Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront, visit www.cctexas.com/safefunfit.