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Local Fitness Check-In: SweatIX

February 26, 2016 by


Have you been to the IX building lately? Just over five years since the owners started to re-envision the bare expanse of parking lot and land around IX, the place is completely transformed. Outside events, tastings, and concerts go on regularly against the vibrant backdrop of the IX art park. Inside, you can get a […]

Buzz of the Week: 8.29 – 9.4

August 29, 2013 by


Check out this week’s buzz! Thur 8.29 | Deitrich Gosser w/ Chamomile and Whiskey @ The Garage Fri 8.30 | Greenie’s Lunch @ Integral Yoga Natural Foods Sat 8.31 | Scott T’s Farewell Show @ The Garden Sun 9.1| Enjoy Free Wine Tastings @ Horton Vineyards Mon 9.2 | Just Keep Swimming (Summer Won’t End) @ Mint Springs Tues 9.3 | […]

Checking in with the Locals: Valerie Morini

June 21, 2013 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche will celebrate that spirit by featuring a local’s top 3 picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Valerie Morini Describe what you do in town. I’m one of the owners of Fight Gone MAD, […]

Pure Barre Grand Opening Party

September 20, 2012 by


Val Morini of Pure Barre Charlottesville is calling out to all fitness enthusiasts, experimentalists, occasionalists, and never-seen-the-inside-of-a-gym-ists to celebrate and join the Pure Barre revolution. The Grand Opening Party of the studio will take place this Friday, September 21, at Pure Barre Studios (2200 Old Ivy Road, Suite 101) and will include food, drink, and an opportunity […]

Pure Joy for Pure Barre

May 8, 2012 by


This June, a new workout phenomenon that’s sweeping the nation is opening its doors in Charlottesville. The newest Pure Barre franchise, an intense pilates-type workout centered around a ballet barre, is owned by Valerie Morini, a social and digital media strategy consultant who stumbled upon fitness and found her calling. Cville Niche sat down to ask […]