Vacation Fitness in Aruba

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As we always say, “vacations are to relax the mind, not the body.” So the first morning of an Aruban getaway we hit the pavement to run free for 4 miles through the hustle and bustle of the Dutch island’s Capital city of Oranjestad. Furthermore, each ¼-mile the team knocked out 25 push ups and 25 dips for a total of 400 each in addition to hopping over a segment featuring 200 meters of cement barriers. Ye, it felt amazing as usual. Swiftly afterwards we were able to reward ourselves with a big fat vegan grub and sunbathing on Palm Beach. Remember, “No Excuses!” is a Fit Fathers mantra.

Kimatni D. Rawlins, Fit Fathers

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Los Angeles Auto Show & Fit Fathers Inaugural Auto Fit Run

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Experienced by Leeann Brzozowski

There was no lack of enthusiasm, energy or anticipation as runners joined the Los Angeles Auto Show and Fit Fathers for the inaugural Auto Fit run/walk this past week. Super dads, mothers and fitness friends were ready, willing and able to start their engines and pace through the Los Angeles Convention Center while receiving a sneak peek of the 2016 and 2017 new vehicles and concept cars before they were shown to the public. [Read more…]

Travel Fitness: Running Lake Geneva

Fit-Fathers-Run-Lake-GenevaThe plan was simple. Wear our running gear to the airport, sleep 7 hours on the flight to Switzerland‬ and meet up with good friend Ken from Jaguar‬ for a run around Lake Geneva‬. Since we treated the ‪‎Fit Fathers‬ meet up like a business appointment the plan was actualized without any qualms. Now we both are feeling pretty amazing! ‪#‎NoExcuses‬ ‪#‎RunFree‬ ‪#‎AutoFit‬

2nd Annual Race for Every Child 5K run/walk at Freedom Plaza

Race For Every ChildBuilding on the success of its first-ever Race for Every Child last fall, Children’s National Health System announced the second annual Race will be held Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Freedom Plaza in downtown Washington, DC. Registration is now open for individuals and teams on Race For Every Child. The event’s proceeds will help fund specialized medical care, research into childhood diseases, and important wellness and preventive services to keep children healthy. [Read more…]

Mazda Strengthens 2014 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Partnership

CHI_11_MoneyShot (email)I must say, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series is the most entertaining run series we have participated in to date. And since Fit Fathers also reviews the latest Auto Fit lifestyle vehicles, it only made since for us to run alongside the Mazda Game Changer team. We’ll be competing in the Virginia Beach Half Marathon on August 31st. Training has been fun and exciting as we have been trotting around the globe putting in miles including Jamaica, Florida, India, etc. Even more exciting is that Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, and Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) have expanded their relationship, as Mazda becomes the Official Automotive Partner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. [Read more…]

Road Fitness

10428035_866571096690903_4415856232281027345_nGreat run with our traveling work buddies and fellow Fit Fathers before the work day began. One thing we never leave home without is a pair of running shoes and shorts. Automatically this gives us a better shot at exercising on the road. Especially when your companions also come prepared. There are no excuses in life, only the ones we self manifest.