“Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” Offers ‘Walk with a Doc’ and Fitness Classes This Weekend
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The “Safe Fun-Fit at the Bayfront” continues to offer free wellness activities this Saturday, May 15, 2021, by hosting fitness classes and introducing a ‘Walk with A Doc’ health education class. All fitness activities will follow COVID-19 safety guidelines. Facial coverings are recommended for ages ten and older. Participants will have their temperature checked at sign-in.
Walk with a Doc will be offered the third Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m. Dr. Crystal Garza, a local Family Medicine physician, will conduct a health education presentation, “Know Your Numbers: Blood Pressure and Cholesterol.” A one-mile walk will begin immediately following the presentation. WellMed Medical Management will also host an information table.
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 1.50-mile fitness lane (one way). Participants will be entered in a drawing for prizes. 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 7:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. at The Water’s Edge, 402 S. Shoreline Blvd. HIGH Fitness, Zumba, and Yoga will be held at the Islanders Pavilion next to the playground. The class schedule is available online.
Register Online for fitness classes and 5K 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 May 31, 2021.
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.