Posts Tagged: Fitness

  • Grand opening: Rockaway Beach Golf Club

    Grand opening: Rockaway Beach Golf Club

    Welcome Rockaway Beach Golf Club to the list of new businesses opening this year. The area’s first indoor golf club is owned by local firefighters Christian Stathis and Patrick Hayden, and Steve Stathis, the owner of the legendary Boarders Surf Shop. With three PGA Tour Simulators, and a full bar, the Club is a great

  • Support Rockaway W.I.S.H. at CROM

    Support Rockaway W.I.S.H. at CROM

    Experience the cross training of Pilates, Kettlebells and Yoga all in one session at a workshop hosted by CROM Physical Culture. Chris Romulo from CROM, Lena Roca from Yoga on the Rocks and the new addition to Rockaway Beach, Pilates by Elisa Bluming and Kim Kuznitz will join forces in a course to show how

  • Surf shops and schools, 2015 edition

    Surf shops and schools, 2015 edition

    Rockaway is home to the only official surfing beach in New York City, and probably the only surfing beach in the world accessible by subway. If you want to catch a wave, or need any beach related gear, there are a number of great surf shops and schools, and you can find a map of

  • Signs of spring: Rockapulco Run schedule announced

    Signs of spring: Rockapulco Run schedule announced

    The Rockapulco Run club has announced their 2015 running calendar:   Saturday, March 21, 2015 9am St. Patrick’s Day 10 miler Saturday, April 11, 2015 9am spring 15 miler Saturday, May 9, 2015 9am Mother’s Day Half Marathon Sunday, June 21, 2015 8:30am Father’s Day 15 miler Saturday, July 11, 2015 8am Firecracker 10 miler

  • Mardi Bra Night at CROM Physical Culture

    Mardi Bra Night at CROM Physical Culture

    CROM Physical Culture, along with Mary Beth Dawson and the Rockaway W.I.S.H. Foundation, are hosting a Ladies Night on Thursday, March 5th. Participants are asked to donate bras (new, with tags) or other feminine products, to benefit women in need. In return, you can take a free Shred! class or just mingle with a glass

  • NYC’s 1st Annual Ruck March: What to expect

    NYC’s 1st Annual Ruck March: What to expect

    VEThack will be holding New York’s first ever Ruck March on September 3, 2014, to raise awareness around the issue of Veteran suicide. After returning from heavy combat in Iraq, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Gene Wu lost one of his Marine brothers to suicide. Wu was determined to reduce the rate of Veteran suicides to

  • Rockapulco Run summer schedule

    Rockapulco Run summer schedule

    The Rockapulco Run summer series continues on Saturday July 12th, with the Firecracker 10 miler. The race kicks off at 8:30am at Beach 17th Street. Go here to sign up. The running club is also hosting a 5k on July 18th, and a half marathon on August 30th. The 27th Annual George Timmins Memorial Sugar

  • Buckley’s-to-Kennedy’s Charity Run

    The 34th Annual Buckley’s-to-Kennedy’s 5K Charity Run will take place on Sunday, May 18, 2014, rain or shine. The run is dedicated to Elizabeth Higgins and Tommy Farrell. All proceeds will benefit HeartShare Human Services of New York. Since Kennedy’s is still under construction, the run will conclude with a family picnic at the Breezy