The scoop on what’s new around Atlanta.
Yoga for All
Recently opened Evolation Yoga Atlanta offers a range of options for yogis of all ages and levels. Nineteen instructors certified in a wide variety of yoga traditions can guide you through hot yoga and room temperature yoga in Evolation’s Sun Room and Moon Room, while toddlers through teenagers alike can enjoy classes in the GROUNDED kids program. They also offer community events and teacher training with Evolation’s senior instructors.
Details: 950 W Peachtree St. NW, Ste. 210, Atlanta, GA, (404) 219-5228, www.evolationyogaatlanta.com
Wheel Be Back
Since 1969, Peachtree Bikes has been providing the cycling community with services and events to keep them pedaling. In December of last year, their Buckhead location was destroyed by a fire that consumed the store. Customers have been venturing to their Sandy Springs and Serenbe stores, but this month, they are making their return at a new Buckhead location. this spot is conveniently in the same area of town as the prior location.
Details: 2905 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, GA, www.peachtreebikes.com
Bring the kids out to Lee Haney’s Sports & Fitness Challenge on April 19, a yearly family event and fun competition that promotes the importance of exercise for all. The challenge has events for three age groups: The Fit Kid Challenge, Teen Challenge and Ultimate Fitness Challenge for adults. Each one takes participants through the paces of their fitness level with events like the Stone Lift, Farmers Walk and a Log Press. Kids ages 8 to 12 are free, and other age groups range in price from $35 to $140. A portion of proceeds will benefit Haney’s Harvest House Mentoring Program.
Work Out Like a Star
Skip the audition take for “The Biggest Loser”- now you can get Jillian Michaels’ famous training at your local Curves gym. The trainer and fitness center chain have partnered to bring you accessible, total body workouts designed for every fitness level. Michaels will lead the workouts on screen, guiding participants through conditioning exercises and strength training. New workouts will be introduced each month.
Details: Curves of Atlanta, 5071 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Atlanta, GA (678) 205-1369, www.curves.com
The Details about Diabetes
March 25 is American Diabetes Association Alert Day, so start educating yourself now. On March 7, Emory-Adventist Hospital at Smyrna is offering a diabetes education and self-management class. Learn about the symptoms, monitoring, prevention, balanced diabetic meals and more. Cost is $25.
Details: (770) 801-4616, (770) 438-4373, www.emoryadventist.org