San Jose, Calif (PRWEB) September 24, 2015
The Almaden Valley Athletic Club® (AVAC®), the Bay Area’s premier, award-winning family facility offering total health, fitness and wellness programs for all ages, announced the dates for its beloved “Rally for the Girls” event benefiting the Breast Cancer Emergency Fund. This 2-day event will take place Friday and Saturday, October 2 and 3. At the 2013 event over $10,000 was raised, and the goal this year is to surpass that amount. AVAC® is looking for community support to reach this goal.
Friday, October 2: “Kick-Off BBQ” on AVAC’s pool deck 6-10 pm. Food and beverages to be provided, and each participant will receive an event t-shirt and raffle ticket. There will be a DJ, dancing, raffle prizes, games and more.
Saturday, October 3: “Day of Fitness” including a packed schedule of Group Fitness and AbsoluteFIT classes for participants to choose from. Each participant will receive an event t-shirt, goodie bag, raffle ticket, and complimentary drink.
“AVAC® is honored to help raise breast cancer awareness within our community. 'Rally for the Girls' give us an opportunity to donate money directly to the BCEF, an organization providing quick and compassionate emergency financial assistance to low-income people battling breast cancer and their families to help cover basic human needs, lessen financial burdens, and improve quality of life,” said Jeff Griffith-Jones, GM of AVAC®.
Participants are encouraged to register by September 25 to secure a spot and take advantage of special pricing. To learn more about AVAC’s Rally for the Girls event, please visit http://www.avac.us/rallyforthegirls.
About the Almaden Valley Athletic Club®
The Almaden Valley Athletic Club®, (AVAC®), is the Bay Area's premier, award-winning family facility offering total health, fitness and wellness programs for all ages including adults, children and seniors. AVAC's resort-style facility features luxurious amenities with Pilates, swimming, tennis and social activities as well as a soon-to-be brand new Child Care facility which will feature programs for infants through school-age children. Additionally, a new, spacious AbsoluteFIT studio is under construction, where we will be introducing active gym sessions for pre-schoolers, school-age children, along with youth athletic development. AVAC® hosts one of the largest swim schools in the United States. The 8,500-square foot Fitness Center features treadmills, stair climbers and rowers, a fully equipped studio featuring STOTT PILATES™ equipment, reformer and mat training, as well as a Functional Fitness and Stretching area. Certified instructors and personal trainers teach group classes and one-on-one training. AVAC® is Northern California’s exclusively licensed certification center for STOTT PILATES™. AVAC® Swim School offers a retractable roof teaching pool for year-round swimming lessons and a 25-yard outdoor swimming pool. Winner of the coveted USTA Club of the Year award, AVAC® hosts a year-round tennis program on its lighted championship tennis courts. AVAC® is home to one of the largest Senior Wellness program in the South Bay, offering Group exercise classes and social events. For more information, please visit http://www.avac.us.