On Saturday, June 24 it’s time to get out and work out at Harbor East’s 5th Annual FIT+ Outdoor Fitness Festival! Fit+ (Fit Plus) brings your workout to the streets of Harbor East with a morning into afternoon of free fitness instruction on the 800 block of Aliceanna Street from 9AM-1PM.

Classes sponsored by Maryland Athletic Club, lululemon athletica, Under Armour Brand House, and Charm City Run. Each session will showcase a unique fitness offering – from yoga to boxing and beyond -perfectly timed so guests can sample multiple disciplines and discover their favorite way to sweat! Classes are designed to complement all interests, fitness levels and ages.


Saturday, June 24, 2017

9:00AM-9:30AM              Fun Run with Charm City Run

Charm City Run kicks-off FIT+ with a 30-minute run along our beautiful waterfront.

9:40AM-10:10AM           MAC Attack with The MAC
Focus on boot camp-style drills and strength challenges with one of MAC’s top personal trainers, Wayne McFadden. This high-energy session has been a FIT+ favorite year after year.

10:20AM-10:50AM        Power Vinyasa Yoga with lululemon athletica

Sara Handcock will lead you during this fast-paced, more intense style of yoga. Vinyasa means breath-synchronized movement, where each pose is matched with a breath.

11:00AM-11:30AM        Zumba with The MAC
This Latin-inspired dance and fitness class fuses fitness and dance into a fun and exhilarating workout. Join Tisha Guthrie for a class that combines fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body along with aerobic/fitness interval training. You will burn calories.

11:40AM-12:10PM        Yoga Sculpt with lululemon athletica
LA Finfinger infuses her students’ practices with levity, humor and kindness. A true total body workout, this class will leave you feeling invigorated.

12:20PM-12:50PM        “I Will Boxing” with Under Armour
Join Baltimore’s own Franchon Crews, 2015 National Champion and Team USA boxer, for an awesome, high-energy, “old school” boxing class. Learn the boxing basics. Use your will & skill while bobbing & weaving in what is guaranteed to be a great workout.

BONUS:                               Foam Roller Session (9:30AM-1PM)

Stop by the Charm City Run tent for a complimentary foam roller session.

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FIT+ is FREE and open to the public. RSVP for complimentary parking in Harbor East. The first 100 RSVPs to check-in at the event will receive a FIT+ drawstring bag with swag and other goodies from our participating merchants.

Beyond sweat, FIT+ will feature DJ Crome live, healthy food & drinks from Whole Foods Market, complimentary water from essentia, giveaways throughout the day, raffle prizes to include Breakfast for Two at Wit & Wisdom, Charles Street 12 Entry and UA Sack Pack from Charm City Run, Gift Certificate to The MAC, Whole Foods Market Health-Minded Basket, and so much more!

FIT+ at Harbor East is proud to support the American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. AHA’s mission is to build healthier lives by preventing, treating and defeating these diseases—two of America’s leading killers. Show your support by purchasing a $15 FIT+ Too Fit To Quit Duffle Gym Bag when you RSVP. 100% of sales will be donated to the American Heart Association. Limited quantities will be available for purchase on-site. Order yours today and help the AHA reach their 2020 impact goal: to reduce death and disability from heart disease and stroke by 20% while improving the health of all American’s by 20% by the year 2020.

About Harbor East

Harbor East is home to Baltimore’s best shopping, dining, entertainment, hotels and residences, boasting 5.5 million square feet of development. Replacing a landscape once characterized by warehouses and factories, Harbor East is now defined by gleaming architecture and modern amenities, creating a neighborhood that is vibrant, sophisticated and a true destination. Among its many distinct attractions are critically-acclaimed restaurants, national retailers, a world-class fitness center, seven-screen art house theatre, 200-slip marina and the luxury Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore. An inspiring place for business, Harbor East provides a contemporary setting for best-in-class offices and international corporations. Harbor East is committed to ensuring the long-term success of its properties with a focused vision of advancing Baltimore City as a whole. Welcome to Harbor East – 12 square blocks of restaurants, boutiques, hotels, and harbor-side amazing.www.harboreast.com

Cynthia Crenshaw is a freelance writer and editor.