Looking for a little fitness and fun to fill your summer days? How about a group bike ride through Georgetown, a jog around the C&O Canal, or a free outdoor yoga class? How about doing all three, then scarfing down a crisp, tasty salad while sipping a cool, healthy drink?
If even the thought appeals to you, Georgetown’s the place to be at least once during the month of July. Throughout the month, Georgetown will host “Healthy Days of Summer 2010,” a healthy living promotion that will showcase the historic neighborhood’s variety of outdoor activities, as well as a group of fitness-minded merchants and restaurants where your health will be the most important item on the menu.
Although walks along Georgetown’s famed cobblestone streets are a popular way to burn off a few calories, residents will find many more fun ways to stay fit. Here are some samples:
There are also several free, ongoing events:
After your workout, munch on a light, refreshing meal with air conditioning or al fresco at one of several restaurants. You‘ll also find discount coupons at area merchants. But don’t take our word for it. Log on to learn more: www.georgetowndc.com or www.twitter.com/georgetowndc.