For the first year ever, SELF Magazine will be hosting a Workout in the Park event on a college campus! SELF gave universities nationwide the chance to compete to host the fitness event and guess who won… American University right here in Washington, DC!
SELF Magazine’s first ever Workout on the Quad event is coming to D.C. and will be held Saturday, April 27th at American University’s Eric Friedheim Quadrangle for American University students, alumni, faculty, and staff!
The Workout on the Quad is all-day, all-inclusive event which brings a number of workouts to one central location. Workouts will range from CRUNCH Fitness workouts on the Main Stage to a Quiet Zone featuring yoga and Pilates. The classes are diverse, bringing a little something for everyone and everyBODY! I mean check out these classes…
|Sexy StretchMee-ow! This class is 20 red-hot minutes of sexy stretching. Increase your flexibility while getting in touch with your inner vixen.|
|Stiletto Strength Stiletto Strength, the original high heel workout, incorporates lower body exercises to improve posture and strengthen the core, so that you can strut in your stilettos confidently.|
|LaBlastCreated by ABC’s Dancing with the Stars fan favorite, Louis Van Amstel, this class leads you through an eclectic mix of ballroom dances and music. Do the cha-cha-cha, salsa and jive set to everything from pop and rock to hip-hop and country—and blast away calories!|
|Million Dollar KnockoutFight Club isn’t just for men anymore. This class uses traditional boxing principles and training targeted specifically for women. Bye-bye boys club.|
|Masala BhangraThis class blends the high-energy dance moves of Bhangra and Bollywood into a fun and heart-pounding workout, Indian-style!|
|JILLIAN MICHAELS BODYSHRED™Define muscle and condition for peak performance using Jillian’s 3-2-1 interval/circuit training approach—3 minutes of strength, 2 minutes of cardio and 1 minute of abs, all packed into an intense total body workout.|
|Tutu FreshCalling all Prima Ballerinas. Sashay your way to the stage with this classic ballet-inspired dance class set to fresh, hot music.|
|Beach Body The countdown to summer starts here. This class focuses on sculpting and toning so you can hit the sand with a beach-ready bod.|
|2FLYInspired by the style, music and moves of the 90’s, this dance class will combine signature moves you know and love with all of your favorite 90’s Hip-Hop Jams!|
|Sunrise SalutationsRise and shine with the power of the sun. Skip the caffeine and jump-start your day with a class that builds strength and flexibility with every pose.|
|Core Yoga Get straight to the core in this flow style class that focuses on using postures to build strength and balance in the back muscles, the abdominals and the glutes.|
|Burn & Firm PilatesBurn and lengthen muscles more quickly by combining long fluid movements and low-impact Pilates-inspired standing moves. Get your best workout in half the time.|
|Rock YogaSponsoredAwaken your being with this Vinyasa flow class set to the sounds of popular music that will ROCK your world!|
|Band Camp Utilizing stretch bands to tone your upper body and increase your core strength, this workout is designed to be like music to your muscles.|
|Fat Burning PilatesCombine calorie-burning cardio and Pilates-based toning to reach your maximum burn.|
|Buff YogaSponsoredGet buff in this class that fuses strength training and core abdominal work with traditional yoga practices.|
|POUND Rockout WorkoutRock out while working out in this class that fuses Pilates-inspired movement and the art of making music. Use Ripstix™, weighted drumsticks, to work your core, plus upper and lower body.|
SELF Magazine’s Workout on the Quad is an exclusive and FREE event for American University students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Don’t miss out on this amazing event!
To join, you’ll need to register on SELF’s Workout in the Park website using the code “QUAD” at checkout for free admission. Don’t forget to tweet at @SELFmagazine, @HerCampusAU and @HerCampus with the hashtags #WorkoutOnTheQuad and #AmericanU! You will need your AU ID Card to enter the event.
Also be sure to check out the FAQ page if you have any specific questions about the event.