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Prepare to sweat. Or relax. Or maybe do both!
Once again, Atlantic City is host to two amazing, kick butt fitness events. These annual sporting events are: NamasDAY at BASK by Exhale at Revel and Sweat AC at Caesars Entertainment. NamasDAY is an all day yoga party that will take place on Thursday, September 19. The event, in honor of National Yoga Month, will be packed with complimentary calming yoga classes, cocktails and giveaways. Sweat AC is a weekend long fitness expo (9/21 9/22) that will be overflowing with nutrition classes and high intensity workouts with celebrity coaches and trainers (like Jillian Michaels, Shaun T. and Allie Connover) at the many Caesars owned resorts throughout the city.
One thing that will help you get through a workout nicely is the proper apparel. to find fitness clothing that is both comfortable and cool.
CAESARS EXCLUSIVELY (CAESARS), THE GIFT SHOP (SHOWBOAT), STUDIO (BALLY’S HARRAH’S)
American designer Calvin Klein is best known for his modern and minimalistic approach to high end fashion. His fitness apparel is no different. Sold at Showboat, Bally’s, Caesars, and Harrah’s, you’ll find an assortment of Calvin Klein’s sleek active wear to suit your active lifestyle. Fashion meets comfort with this great selection of tunics, tops, leggings, and pants ranging in price from $24 $60. They’re now available in a hip variety of colors, too, like lavendar and tangerine. And to answer your burning question yes, you actually can do yoga in them!
Bask by Exhale is the host of NamasDAY. It’s a fabulous spa and gym, but it also has a trendy boutique loaded with skin and beauty products. You can also procure some super chic workout apparel there such as the Alo Sport line, which is a refined collection of yoga wear that embodies contemporary design, innovative details and eco friendly materials.
Bask recently obtained some fab new items from Alo, like pretty printed leggings, stylish pants with flattering rouching, racer back tanks with built in bras, and cute hooded jackets with convenient thumbholes ($66 $95).
Fashionistas and fitness istas alike will go crazy for Freddy a very special trouser that redefines hips and buttocks. These fashion forward, yet fitness inspired, pants are extremely comfortable for the gym and dangerously sexy for a night out. This clever design by Freddy a highly popular Italian lifestyle brand reduces and squeezes the thighs and hips, and follows the natural line of the leg muscle. The secrets to its mind blowing fit are a customized silicone strip inside the waistband and a hidden silicone membrane at the hip that work together to provide awesome shape control.
Freddy comes in a slim and regular fit, as well as four gym oriented versions for running, yoga, pilates and Zumba.
Emporium also has an abundance of hot men’s fitness and active wear from Mitchell Ness, Adidas Silver, John Varvatos, Religion, and more. Insiders’ Tip: Coinciding with the women’s summer clearance sale (mentioned in last week’s column) is the men’s summer clearance sale taking place right now. Items are up to 50% 70% off.
LIFE IS GOOD (TANGER OUTLET THE WALK)
Life is Good has a large and fun selection of fitness items for men and women. Stop in for athletic wear like men’s tee shirts and shorts and women’s tee shirts, cropped pants and zip up hoodies. for a fun Girls’ Night Out party. Get 25% off your regular price purchase, plus enjoy refreshments while you shop. Not to mention, you’ll be among the first to get the news on their sales! Here’s an example right now all of their summer and spring goodies are 75% off while supplies last!
Take advantage of Life Is Good’s summer clearance sale. They have a nice selection of tote bags, backpacks and beach towels that now 20% to 40% off. Stock up today for next summer!
DO AC “SHOW US YOUR SHOES” DIY CONTEST WINNERS
The judges AND the people have spoken!
The winners of the recent “Show Us Your Shoes” DIY Contest have just been announced. They are: Judy Dale from Egg Harbor Township, NJ and Emily Ocasio from Brentwood, NY. The winners were chosen from a large and creative pool of entries of the most fabulous, most decked out DIY shoe creations.
Dale’s Judges’ Choice creation was a nostalgic decoupage homage to the Miss America Competitions throughout the years. Ocasio’s viciously elegant spiked purple heels were the People’s Choice Winner.
The two winners received overnight accommodations for two at an Atlantic City casino resort hotel, two VIP tickets to the Miss America Show Us Your Shoes Parade, two tickets to the 2014 Miss America Competition and a $500 gift certificate for a pair of Gucci shoes at The Pier Shops at Caesars on the Boardwalk in AC.