Summer Fitness Deal Alert!

X3 SportsSummer officially begins Friday.  And if you’re like me, you’re wishing you had worked out a little harder before bathing suit season was upon us.  But, alas, we cannot turn back the hands of time.  We can, however, shift our workouts in to high gear to make up for lost time!

And good news on that front – X3 Sports, our favorite martial arts and kickboxing fitness facility, is offering a pretty fantastic Living Social deal to spice up your exercise regimen.  For just $20, you can get a month of unlimited kickboxing, boxing, and Fast Track classes!   $20!  Want even more good news?  The 55-minute sessions are suitable for participants of all abilities.  Plus, the offer is good at all three X3 locations – Inman Park at N. Highland Steel, West Midtown across the street from Apex West Midtown, and Marietta.  Continue reading

Private events and summer leagues are booking now at Midtown Bowl!

Midtown Bowl LogoStruggling to think of a fun place to hold your office social event, birthday party, or fundraiser?   We suggest you book your next big event at Midtown Bowl for a guaranteed great time at an affordable price.   The staff at Midtown Bowl will work with you on all of the details including food and drink options and the number of lanes you need for your group.   Midtown Bowl has 32 lanes and can accommodate groups up to 400 people!

The Midtown Bowl website provides all the details you need to get started including a build-your-own-buffet menu.   Give them a call at 404-874-5703 to discuss details and book your event today. Continue reading

6 tips to get motivated and stay motivated in your workout

Ok people.  It’s mid-February.  How’s that resolution to get fit going for you?   If you’re like most people, staying motivated to exercise on a regular basis does not come easy.  Fortunately, our friends at X3 Sports are here to help.  They recently published an expert guide outlining six tips for getting motivated and staying motivated in your workout.   You can have the guide emailed to you for free through the X3 Sports blog.  Here’s what you’ll learn: Continue reading

BeltLine Update!

Historic Fourth Ward Park

2013 is off to a great start for the Atlanta BeltLine.   Here’s an update on a big news item for the Old Fourth Ward.

Just before the new year, Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. acquired property to connect the Eastside Trail with Historic Fourth Ward Park!    Once this link is made, the Eastside Trail will be connected to three major Atlanta parks – Piedmont Park, the Freedom Park Trail and Historic Fourth Ward Park.  The path will run just south of North Avenue and will allow current and future area residents (including those who move in to the Perennial Properties luxury apartment building under construction at North Avenue and Somerset) to access the park without ever getting in a car. Continue reading