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With hands gripped to the wheels of karts capable of cresting 45 miles per hour, up to 12 racers hum around the hairpin turns and straightaways of K1 Speed's indoor track during adrenaline-spiking sprints toward the podium. This brand of excitement can be found at all 20+ locations, where racers eschew the fumes and inflammatory skywriting of gas kart exhaust for European, eco-friendly electric karts designed to instantly accelerate out of curves, which are bordered by safety barriers that absorb impacts.

19038 South Vermont Avenue
Torrance,
CA
US

  • Certified pole fitness instructors give equal focus to form and self-expression
  • All classes are beginner-friendly and accommodate any fitness level
  • Learn muscle-building climbing techniques alongside spins and tricks
  • Students utilize eight poles inside a mirrored studio

1803 Cabrillo Ave
Torrance,
CA
US

Beach Cities Cheer and TGA Beach Cities joined forces to create Beach Cities Enrichment's roster of cheerleading, twirl flag, golf, and tennis camps. The goal: to help youngsters build confidence, learn sportsmanship, and boost athletic skills. Through Beach Cities Cheer, students learn beginning level stunts and professional choreography alongside values such as respect, trustworthiness, and responsibility. Tennis and golf camps instruct on the fun aspects of the sports with programs that help build values. Through TGA Beach Cities, youngsters learn social skills while working on their back swing.

3630 W 226th St.
Torrance,
CA
US

Capoeira, an African-Brazilian art form, combines dance, martial arts, music, and acrobatics. All of these elements come together in a circle known as a roda, where capoeira's participants perform improvised movements. Omulu Capoeira Los Angeles, a nonprofit organization, welcomes all types of students into its roda, regardless of age or fitness level. By teaching capoeira, instructors help their students lose weight and build strength, in addition to learning to play musical instruments and sing traditional songs in Portuguese.

1513 W Sepulveda Blvd
Torrance,
CA
US

The clatter of toppling pins resounds through the walls of the 89 locations of Bowling Centers of Southern California, which are scattered across Southern California, Nevada, and Hawaii. Each alley abounds with modern lanes and equipment, and many boast concession stands, lounges, and game rooms. The family-friendly centers host regular public bowling sessions and league tournaments. Many of the centers also host private birthday parties, which science has proven to be more fun than birthday parties covered by the paparazzi.

22501 Hawthorne Boulevard
Torrance,
CA
US

All across California, Western Bowling Proprietors Association sends pins scattering at a network of bowling alleys, each with its own personality. In addition to open bowl on automatically scored lanes, many locations host special events that heighten the experience with enhancements such as vibrant lights, lively music, and laser systems that do double duty protecting the alleys' diamond collections. The alleys also house refreshment facilities, pro shops, and diversions that range from arcade games to billiards.

22501 Hawthorne Boulevard
Torrance,
CA
US

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