Yesterday, we had our first Skimble Happy Hour at our Rock Health office. What better way to start the weekend than with a bunch of hyper-healthy friends? First in our recap, don’t you just love it when things start off with a girl-powered pyramid? We do!
Then the fitness games really took shape. Being a health & fitness startup, we figured we’d put some of our friends to the test with a mini-series of workout challenges. Everyone who participated entered into our raffle to win some sweet gift certificates from Lombardi Sports and GSeriesFit product. Raffle winners incl. Wayne, Steph & Jeremy — congrats!
Here’s us doing the 2 Min Elbow Plank Challenge with a twist by chugging some beer…after all, it’s our happy hour!
Our final fitness test of the night? The Extreme Plank Pyramid Challenge rigorously timed by one of our Global Trainers, Tif from Tif-fiT! This one was a pure power-endurance effort and not for the faint at heart. We certainly recommend you try it, perhaps after you watch the video of us doing to figure out who actually completed it — who’s in?
Of course, everyone needed to refuel after that with some deliciously healthy soup & salad provided by the lovely ladies from EatLifeWhole.
Finally, why do we do all this? We love to have fun, laugh and inspire others to live well. Just take a look at some of the fit community members we’ve helped today:
Thanks for all your incredible support, skimblers!
Join us for Fitness Fair this weekend, March 26-27th, and enjoy a ton of free fitness classes!
Last fall, we held Fitness Fair to raise awareness for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Back by popular demand, Fitness Fair will help support two great causes, Not for Sale and Lifting Up Lives. The two-day event will be held at Lombardi Sports and will feature an ensemble of trainers and exercise gurus from gyms and fitness centers around the neighborhood. Free classes include Zumba, yoga, free-runs, urban bootcamp, boxing, rock climbing and more!
Skimble is getting psyched to teach you to climb on Sunday…just bring your positive self and we’ll supply everything else you’ll need to get started. Here’s the schedule:
Saturday, March 26
9am – Run Club
Sunday, March 2711am – Partner Inversion Yoga12pm – Rock Climbing1pm – Zumba2pm – Personal Training3pm – Zumba4pm – Yoga 5pm – Dance Yoga
10am – Boxing
11am – Spring Training
12pm – Good Form Running Clinic
2pm – Zumba
3pm – Hip Hop
4pm – Yoga
5pm – Zumba
6pm – Yoga
See you this weekend at Lombardi Sports, located at 1600 Jackson St. San Francisco, CA 94109.
Rock the Steps is a series of SF events developed to help raise awareness and funds in support of Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. These events are spearheaded by the Conquistador Climbers, an SF community-based team of personal trainers, fitness enthusiasts and location businesses. Join Skimble founder Maria and step it up at these local events:
Sept 9th, 6:00pm-8:00pm: Happy Hour @ SOM Bar
There will be a drink special where the proceed go towards CFF. There’ll be a basketball hoop / arcade machine and the people who throw a certain amount of points within a time frame will have a round on Red Bull‘s tab!
Sept 11th, 9:00am-1:00pm: Fit-Fair @ Lombardi Sports
The day begins at 9:00am with a Run Club and continues with a 10:00am-1:00pm Lombardi‘s rooftop fitness day including some amazing classes including Yoga, Bootcamp and Kick Abs with live DJ sets. There’s also going to be a raffle with lots of gear & service prizes to be won!
Sept 11th, 8:00pm-late: Rock the Night @ Skimble
It’s Maria‘s Bday fundraiser and Rock the Steps’ Fit-Fair after party. Think music, video, cupcakes, cocktails, props, prizes & more!
Sept 18th, 8:30am-12:00pm: Cystic Fibrosis Climb for Life @ One Sansome Skyscraper
The Conquistador Climbers will climb 40 flights of stairs to the top of One Sansome Skyscraper in downtown San Francisco. Our team goal is to raise $10,000 for CFF. Please help by donating now.