The Chamber's Fitness Festival Encourages Healthy Lifestyles

Sunday, 29 Jul 2012, 3:38:00 AM

Mirror Staff

Trainers on the Westside, such as Michael Degood, were encouraged to compete in a series of events for the title of Santa Monica's Best Trainer.
Photo by Roger Morante
Trainers on the Westside, such as Michael Degood, were encouraged to compete in a series of events for the title of Santa Monica's Best Trainer.

The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce on Saturday hosted a free fitness festival for the entire family, complete with live dance classes, yoga, and health and fitness screenings and live entertainment.

Held on the Third Street Promenade, Chamber member organizations gathered at the Festival to share expertise, advice, and product samples that promote a healthy and happy lifestyle for the entire Santa Monica Community.

This year’s event also featured a “Trainer Challenge.” Trainers on the Westside were encouraged to compete in a series of events for the title of Santa Monica's Best Trainer.

Judges included Lori Corbin, Food Coach, KABC-TV, and Andy Pritikin.

The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce advocates and represents business' interests and issues affecting the community.

They provide the environment to help members prosper and succeed through a proactive working partnership with all levels of government and community organization.

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