Sports, Health & Wellness
Compete against fellow community members in the center’s state-of-the-art competitive swimming pools and fitness center. Participants will compete in waves of eight. They will swim 1,000 meters or row 2,500 meters, bike 10 miles, and run three miles for a chance to win one of three medals.
Ages 14 and under. Prices vary. All day event.
Eden Prairie Community Center
16700 Valley View Road, Eden Prairie
Get your blood flowing at this Minnesotan-themed run. Run a 5k, or tackle the steep “Oven Mitt Mountain” on the 10-mile route. At the end, warm up with hot dish and a meat raffle. Lumberjack shirt optional.
All ages. Prices vary. 8:45—9:15 a.m. start times.
Boom Island Park
724 Sibley St. NE, Mpls.
Let off some steam under the big, white dome at Braemar Field. Walk or run laps, play around in the open field or take a swing at the batting cages alongside your family and fellow community members.
All ages. $5 per session. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
7509 Ikola Way, Edina
The 2019 Progressive® Insurance Northwest Sportshow travels back to the Minneapolis Convention Center March 21-24, 2019 welcoming outdoor enthusiasts of all ages to gear up for warmer weather. In addition to hundreds of boats for sale, outfitters and resorts, and the latest accessories for hunting, fishing and camping, the annual event includes fun for all ages including the NEW Sea Life Aquarium ‘Brave the Rainforest’ Exhibit, complete with piranha and flying cockroaches.
Players will be assigned randomly to teams of five to six and while no experience is required, participants must be at least 21 years old. Free. 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. 651.324.5254.
Christopher Lundstrom, PhD, Head Coach of Team USA-MN, will talk about distance running, marathons, and Olympics.
The 2019 Progressive® Insurance Minneapolis Boat Show® cruises back to the Minneapolis Convention Center January 24-27, 2019 with four days of summer fun to help beat the winter blues. The region’s longest running boat show and annual family-friendly favorite offers visitors a one-stop shopping experience with hundreds of the newest boats, latest marine accessories and new marine technologies.
Trillium Woods is hosting a free “Yoga In the Yard” class on Wednesday, September 12, at 10:30 a.m. in the pool courtyard for all members of the community to join.
Yoga on its own is a life changing practice, but when combined with nature, it can be truly transformational. When practicing yoga in nature, you get to experience a sense of calm and a deep connection with nature. To be in nature is to be immersed in the greatest source of Prana, or life-force energy that exists. Join us for an hour of feelings of inner peace and connectivity to the earth.
Join Healthy Plymouth on Saturday, September 22, 2018 for the second annual Amazing Race. Race around North Plymouth following clues and competing in fun challenges all to benefit Healthy Plymouth Youth engagement initiatives, creating engaging out of school activities for youth as a substance abuse prevention strategy. Teams of 4 ages 10+ compete for the $400 cash prize. The event begins at Cordage Park in North Plymouth. Race time is 1PM- 4PM followed by a race afterparty with dinner provided by Mamma Mia's, prizes music and more.