February

Feb 16

Club Barre: Fitness Mashup

Boost your barre game by taking this 60-minute heated class, including ballet stretches, weight training, and intervals. Swimsuit season is just around the corner, so no time like the present to work on your summer bod!

Feb 18

Running Pace + Headspace: Training Run and Journaling Session

Training for the Rock ’n’ Roll Half? Or just curious about how to journal your runs well? Join Summit to Soul’s half-marathon training run and then learn how to savor new milestones in the right headspace.

Feb 18

George Washington’s Birthday Marathon & Relay

Show our Founding Fathers some love this President’s Day Weekend by running the George Washington Birthday Marathon and Relay! This marathon has been held nearly every year since 1962, making it the longest-running marathon in the District. Run it solo, or grab some friends and make it a relay race — the choice is all yours.

Feb 19

Obama's Trainer Master Class

One thing DC (and the world) may never forget? Michelle Obama’s arms. Here’s your chance to join a small group training session led by Cornell McClellan (trainer to the Obamas for nearly two decades), followed by 30 minutes of discussion on workout tips from the pro (coveted arms may be included with purchase).

Feb 22

Fitbit Local Treat Yourself Workout

If Valentine’s Day left you hurting for cash, you’re in luck — the Fitbit Local crew has you covered with a free total body workout in NW DC. Be sure to bring your own mat for a post-workout yoga flow, and stick around for complimentary rosé.

Feb 23

WineDown Friday Happy Hour Yoga

Need a little de-stressing to help you melt into the weekend? Join WineDown Yoga at the WithLove DC house for 60 minutes of yoga and relaxation, followed by what makes hours the happiest –– wine, of course.

Feb 24

Boot Camp and Aftertaste @ One Eight Distilling

Start your Chinese New Year off right with a heart-pumping bootcamp class by SolFit hosted at One Eight Distilling. What other motivation do you need when you’re doing push-ups next to a still? Work hard, then play hard without skipping a beat by sticking around for a ‘spirited’ afternoon.

Feb 24

Daybreaker - Under the Sea

Instead of hitting the gym, hit the dance floor first thing on a Saturday morning. Daybreaker is breaking in the new Union Stage at the Wharf with an ocean-themed Soka Fitness class followed by an unforgettable dance party to seas the day.

Feb 24

Practice With Love Pop Up Yoga at the US Botanical Garden-free!

If you’re looking to practice yoga outside the studio but don’t want to wait for the snow to melt, you’re in luck! Beginning February 24, With Love DC is starting a community yoga flow at the US Botanical Gardens every Saturday. Be sure to arrive around 10 am, as mat space for this event is first-come, first-served.

Feb 24

Frozen Heart Trail Race

If you’re a trail runner in DC, the Frozen Heart Trail Race is for you! Choose from three distances (17K, 34K, or 50K) and feel good knowing you’re running to support worthy charities in Southern Maryland.

Feb 25

2018 Trident Classic

And on the final day of the actual Olympics, why not celebrate by watching… Olympic lifting! Trident, a well-known CrossFit affiliate with a strong team of Olympic lifters, hosts its first ever Trident Classic. Go immerse yourself in the world of barbells, snatches, and singlets. Don’t worry –– spectator singlets not required.

March

Mar 2

Cycle for Survival

Rally your team. Raise money in the fight against rare cancer. Ride relay-style with your team members on a stationary bike. Equinox, founding partner of the Cycle for Survival, hosts this annual fundraising event benefiting Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Join the battle and feel confident knowing every dollar and drop of sweat goes directly toward rare cancer research.

Mar 4

St. Pat’s Run

Too eager for St. Patty’s Day to wait until the 17th to celebrate? Support DC’s local running shop Pacers for their St. Pat’s Run on March 4th. The best part? Not the victory lap. It’s the costume contest at the awards ceremony. May the best leprechaun win!

Mar 10

Rock ’n’ Roll DC Marathon & Half

It’s that time of year again: The Rock ’n’ Roll DC Marathon and Half Marathon is upon us! Proceeds from this picturesque race in our nation’s capital benefit the lifesaving work of St. Jude Children’s Hospital, giving new meaning to your miles.

Mar 11

Under Armour St. Patrick’s Day 5K

Grab your green tutus, bowties, beer goggles, and any other St. Patty’s Day swag you have, and gear up for a festive 5K in Baltimore! Start the race at Charles and Mulberry Street and wash down your victory at Power Plant Live! with some brews, because #balance.

Mar 17

Social Networking for Business 5k

Leave it to DC to host a business networking 5k. It’s almost like having a treadmill desk. Sign up five or more runners (or walkers) from your business, and your logo will get prime time space on the back of the t-shirt.

Mar 18

Give Love. Give Thanks. Give Back.

Bliss out at lululemon Georgetown for a one-hour invigorating yoga class for students of all levels and abilities. Proceeds benefit the non-profit One Common Unity, which aims to build healthier communities through the power of the arts.

Mar 18

Fitbit Local Bootcamp and Bend

The Fitbit Local team is at it again, this time hosting a free bootcamp and yoga class at local brewery DC Brau. If you’re one of the first 200 people at the event, you’ll even score some free beer — now that’s what we call a win-win.

April

Apr 6

GoRuck

The founding premise of special forces training—to ruck—implies action, energy, and purpose. GoRuck is an event requiring all three, and then some. It will test your physical limits while you honor those who serve our nation. Choose from a light or a tough challenge, throw some weight on your back, and get to ruckin’.

Apr 8

Cherry Blossom 10 Miler

Ah, sweet cherry blossoms along the Tidal Basin. It’s so DC. And so is welcoming the spring season with this annual run. It’s the spring runner’s rite of passage, and every step helps in the effort toward supporting the Children’s Miracle Network.

Apr 28

2018 USA Powerlifting District Open

Ready to witness brute strength? Head on over to Balance Gym to watch and support the lifters in the USA Powerlifting District Open. Prepare to be impressed as 60+ athletes lift all of the weights and make all of the noise.

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