Posts tagged "trapeze"

What to Expect at Trapeze Class

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/PTncfEk26Y4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe><br> The knee hang! The very first trick you learn. And, yes, you will learn this at your very first trapeze class.
You may remember that I took my first trapeze class back in February. What you may not know is that since then I’ve been going to at least one class a month. More if I can make it happen. I bought the official Trapeze School of New York in Chicago log book to track my... Read more »

Why I Think You Should Cancel Your Gym Membership

I'm trying out <a href="http://crosstownfitness.com/">Crosstown Fitness</a> in the West Loop this Friday.
When I was in college my mom gave me some good advice. “Get into the habit of being active now. It’s so hard to do when you’re older.” This one piece of advice has stuck with me for years and years. It’s why I joined a gym right out of college. It’s why I took... Read more »

The Pursuit of Perfection

The Pursuit of Perfection
This post is going to be a bit different from my typical Eri-thon post.  I’m not going to share with you my latest fitness find or my most recent race report. Wait, don’t go away! I’m pretty sure you’re still going to find this post interesting and possibly more applicable than just scrolling through pictures... Read more »
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Flying through the Air: A Night at the Trapeze School of New York in Chicago

Flying through the Air: A Night at the Trapeze School of New York in Chicago
Have you ever wondered what it feels like to fly?  No, not on an airplane.  Just you, flying through the air.  Well, until we figure out how to create a human/bird hybrid the next best thing is hanging from a trapeze.  There’s a reason it’s called “flying through the air with the greatest of ease.” ... Read more »
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