It’s time to officially welcome the colder weather in Boston, but we’ve got plenty of fitness events to keep you warm. Choose from runs of all distances, indoor bootcamps, and lots of healthy ways to give back during the holidays!
Franklin Park Turkey Trot
Kick off your Thanksgiving morning with the Franklin Park Turkey Trot. Run or walk this 5K—it’s open to all paces and ages! Bring your family and even your dog (on a leash, of course) and start your holiday surrounded by festivities.
Brunch Fit Triple Threat with Exhale + Aragosta Presented by Michelob Ultra
Are you up for the challenge? A 90-minute workout including 30 minutes of cycling, 30 minutes of barre, and 30 minutes of yoga. No need to choose; you get to do it all! Follow-up these workouts with a much needed brunch at Aragosta and drinks from Michelob Ultra.
Press Pause with The Wellness Collective and The Handle Bar
With the holiday rush quickly approaching, take some time for yourself to press pause. The Wellness Collective is hosting a 35-minute cycling class at The Handle Bar, followed by an expert panel discussion with the owner of The Handle Bar and a holistic mental health counselor. You’ll learn how to stay well mentally and physically while enjoying some healthy bites and sips.
Kick it By Eliza with Kristen (Oak & Iron)
Get ready to Kick It with instructor Kristen at Oak & Iron Brewing Company. This 13-round workout is sure to get your heart rate and spirits up for the holiday season! Don’t forget to bring some toys to be donated to Toys for Tots. And hang around after class for some fun and a flight of beer.
Brunch Fit Sweat & Shop w/ Reebok + Globe Cafe
Get ready for an experience you won’t forget. Choose from two different workouts—each takes place at one of the Reebok Showrooms in Boston. That means immediately after getting your sweat on it’s time to shop—with discounts of course! Then enjoy some delicious brunch from Globe while sipping on a Michelob Ultra. It’s the perfect Saturday sweat.
The Ugly Sweater Run
It’s the most fun you’ll have while running. Throw on your ugliest sweater, lace up your sneakers, and join hundreds of others for the most tacky 5k of the year. Keep an eye on the site for start time and location!
Jingle Bell Run Boston
Boston’s oldest and most jolly holiday 5k has returned. Run in the heart of the city and see all the festive decorations during this merry time of year. All proceeds are donated to The Arthritis Foundation.
Jingle Bell Half and 5k
Can’t make it to Boston? No sweat! Choose between a half marathon or 5k and take in the beautiful New Hampshire views during this festive run.
Holiday Edition: Superfood Swaps for Your Holiday Favorites
Jennifer Hanway, holistic nutritionist and certified personal trainer, is here to help you with healthy eating habits around the holidays. She’ll teach you what naughty ingredients can be swapped out for nice, and you’ll even get to sample some of her delicious recipes. Who says you can’t have it all—health and flavor!
Kick off the holidays with this festive 5K in Cambridge! Bundle up to run the oh-so-nice flat course, then stick around for the after-party full of dancing, smiles, beer, and good spirits. Music is provided by DJ Renselect & Mr. Energy. Good vibes are provided by you.
Holiday Destress Sesh @ YogaWorks Back Bay
Keep the stress in check with this high-energy yoga class set to the beats of a live DJ. Join instructor Cara Gilman at YogaWorks and get your flow on. All participants are entered into a raffle to win a Fitbit tracker!
COMMITMENT DAY 2018 5K
Start 2018 on the right foot—by running a 5K. Join this nationwide movement to get people active on the very first day of the new year. Your ticket gets you a t-shirt and brunch social after the run. Really, there’s no better way to welcome 2018 than sticking to that resolution on day one.