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Carver Rec Center: Rejoining the Ranks of the Cville Fitness Scene

March 6, 2013


On a recent sunny Sunday afternoon, I stopped by the newly renovated Carver Recreation Center to take a quick tour and see what they have to offer. What I found was both impressive and surprising. Located in the vibrant Jefferson School City Center, the new Carver is a two-floor facility made up of more than 30,000 sq. […]

Cville’s Lululemon Showroom: Your Local Fitness Compass

February 6, 2013


The first time I walked into a Lululemon store, I looked at the mannequins in amazement and thought, “How can workout clothes be this cute?” Then I tried on a pair of yoga pants, and I knew my life would never be the same. That may sound a bit dramatic, but let me explain. Lululemon […]

Empowering the Community to Live a Healthy and Affordable Lifestyle

January 17, 2013


One of the many great things about living in Charlottesville is how passionate residents are about health, fitness and overall wellbeing. Now, with the opening of Common Ground Healing Arts, it’s easier and more affordable than ever for Cville residents to access a variety of services that promote a healthy mind and body. Located on […]

Get a Breath of Fresh Air with the Outdoor Adventure Social Club

March 28, 2012


When I visited Charlottesville for the first time, what immediately caught my attention was how naturally beautiful it is. The Blue Ridge Mountains stand strong in the distance, serving as an ever-present backdrop, while acres of farmland surround you with peaceful simplicity and magnetic charm. So when I decided to make Charlottesville my home, one […]

$5 Pilates at Gracefulfitness

February 15, 2012


What if you could improve your posture and alignment, build long, lean muscles, and get expert fitness advice every week for just $5?