Sports in Massachusetts

$99 for a Full-Day Ice-Climbing Adventure from Vertical World Adventures ($225 Value)

Vertical World Adventures

Multiple Locations

Groups of up 12 spend the day scaling vertical ice formations 20 to 80 feet high depending on location

$225 $99

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$25 for $50 Worth of Services at Team Flo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Team Flo Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu-Lowell

South Lowell

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$50 $25

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5, 10, or 20 MMA, Fighter-Fit, or Kickboxing Fitness Classes at Redline Fight Sports (Up to 76% Off)

Redline Fight Sports

Central Square

Choose from several programs that blend strength and aerobic training with natural movements to prepare for MMA or other combat sports

$120 $39

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Unlimited Jiu-Jitsu and Karate Classes for One or Two Months at Institute of Combative Arts (Up to 85% Off)

Institute of Combative Arts

Quincy

Brazilian jiu jitsu can help smaller fighters defend themselves against larger fighters; karate uses a systematic method of teaching

$320 $59

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$21 for a 25-Point Bicycle Inspection at North Shore Cycle ($50 Value)

North Shore Cycle

Lynn

Mechanics clean and perform a 25-point inspection to detect problems and potential issues and make sure bikes are safe and ready to ride.

$50 $21

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One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes, or 10 or 20 Classes at TKO Fitness (Up to 71% Off)

TKO Fitness

Fall River

Group fitness classes jump-start exercise routines with kickboxing, cross-training, and boot camp

$100 $33

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$129 for a New-Member Season Pass for Canoe, Kayak, and Paddleboard Rentals from Boating in Boston ($199 Value)

Boating in Boston

Multiple Locations

Spend a season exploring local waterways with free kayak & paddleboard lessons; unlimited rentals of canoes, kayaks, & standup paddleboards

$199 $129

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Two Months of Karate Lessons with a Uniform or Five Classes at Villari's Martial Arts Center (Up to 88% Off)

Villari's Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Expert martial artists instill discipline in students of all ages while promoting respect and physical fitness

$249 $29

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One or Three Months of Youth Aikido Classes at Aikido Framingham Aikikai (Up to 65% Off)

Aikido Framingham Aikikai

Multiple Locations

Students learn Aikido basics in classes focused on safety, fun, and character development

$135 $49

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boxing or Kickboxing Classes at Spero's MMA (45% Off)

Spero's Mma

Plaistow

From the merchant: Get ready to kick, punch, and jump your way to an amazing body, and learn some great technique too!

$180 $99

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5, 10, or 20 Boxing, Kickboxing, or MMA Fitness Classes at Red House Martial Arts (Up to 78% Off)

Red House Martial Arts

Malden

Fight your way to fitness during high intensity workouts that employ the movements of boxing, kickboxing, and MMA

$100 $29

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Classes at Florian Martial Arts (Up to 82% Off)

Florian Martial Arts

Coolidge Corner

Class options include Brazilian jujitsu, wrestling, strength and conditioning, and striking

$219 $44

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One or Three Months of Strength Training and Conditioning Classes at Athena School of Arms (Up to 54% Off)

Athena School of Arms

Medford

Martial arts coach teaches strength training and conditioning to improve flexibility, mobility, joint health, balance, and agility

$180 $99

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10 Kickboxing Classes with Gloves or One Month of Classes with Gloves at Phoenix Fitness and Performance (Up to 79% Off)

Phoenix Fitness and Performance

Lakeville

Burn up to 800 calories during high-intensity 60-minute class that combines punches and kicks with kettlebell and speed-ladder drills

$170 $35

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One 18-Hole Round of Golf Including Cart Rental at Atlantic Country Club (Up to 49% Off)

Atlantic Country Club

Plymouth

Bent-grass fairways and greens spread across tree-lined terrain make for challenging rounds of golf at acclaimed course

$76 $39

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Martial-Arts Classes at Greater Boston Fitness (Up to 55% Off)

Greater Boston Fitness

West Revere

Martial-arts classes include jujitsu, MMA, boxing, and muay thai kickboxing

$110 $50

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$29 for One Month of Unlimited Kenpo Karate Classes with Uniform at D&A Fitness and Martial Arts Studio (64% Off)

D&A Fitness and Martial Arts Studio

South Peabody

Donning uniforms, students gather around a second-degree black belt to learn Kenpo karate, a discipline that emphasizes quick movements

$80 $29

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5 or 10 Women's Boxing and Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Striking Beauties (Up to 79% Off)

Striking Beauties

North Attleborough

Boxing gym for women hosts its signature boxing classes alongside boot camps and barre sessions

$75 $16

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10 Martial Arts Classes at Sarah's School of Martial Arts (55% Off)

Sarah's School Of Martial Arts

Arlington

From the merchant: We offer Brazilian jujitsu and shotokan classes for adult and kids.

$150 $68

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10 or 20 Cardio-Kickboxing, Muay Thai, or Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Classes at Brazilian Top Team (Up to 89% Off)

Brazilian Top Team - Boston & Boca

Brazilian Top Team - Boston

Jiu-jitsu and muay thai classes designed for self-defense or sport; cardio-kickboxing classes increase strength and fitness levels

$250 $35

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$50 for a Western Mass Season Golf Pass with Two Golf Expo Tickets and Two Free Rounds ($88.95 Value)

Western Mass Golf Season Pass

Western Mass

Free rounds, discounted lessons, and discounted greens fees at dozens of courses and country clubs; golf expo with dozens of vendors

$88.95 $50

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Tae Kwon Do Classes with Uniform at U.S. Taekwondo Center (Up to 79% Off)

U.S. Taekwondo Center

Leominster

Students gain strength, stamina, and self-defense skills in tae kwon do classes

$209 $49

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10 or 20 Classes with Initiation and Uniform at Kids Love Martial Arts (Up to 91% Off)

Kids Love Martial Arts

Fitchburg

Kids develop focus, confidence, self-discipline, and self-respect while learning self-defense skills that make them bully-proof

$210 $20

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One or Two Months of Cardio Kickboxing Boot Camp at Michael Macaris Kung-Fu (Up to 75% Off)

Michael Macaris Kung-Fu

Billerica

Cardio kickboxing workouts burn fat, tone bodies, and increase stamina and flexibility while teaching self-defense

$175 $50

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10 Classes or One or Two Months of Unlimited Classes at North Shore Muay Thai Academy (Up to 68% Off)

North Shore Muay Thai Academy

Beverly

Classes cover muay thai fundamentals, sparring and pad work, boxing, heavy bags, mantis MMA, and cardio work

$100 $32

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Martial-Arts or Fitness Classes from Fenix Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team (Up to 74% Off). Three Options Available.

Fenix Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team

Multiple Locations

Experienced coaching staff teaches adults and kids techniques from Brazilian jujitsu, muay thai, boxing, and other martial-arts styles

$100 $31

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10 Kids' Martial-Arts Classes or Month of Kids' Martial-Arts Classes at New England Small Circle JuJitsu (Up to 83% Off)

New England Small Circle JuJitsu

Woburn

Kids learn how to recognize potential threats and give bullies the slip with practical martial-arts and jujitsu moves

$250 $49

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12 or 18 Martial Arts Classes for Kids Aged 4–14 with a Uniform at Body Mind Systems (Up to 61% Off)

Body Mind Systems

Multiple Locations

Instructors use martial arts as a tool for personal growth and development, boosting strength, coordination, will power, and confidence

$204 $99

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One Month of Unlimited Karate Classes for One or Two at MASSDOJO (Up to 72% Off)

MASSDOJO

Shrewsbury

Five-time national champ, Eric Rossini, Sensei, leads encouraging classes that teach kids and adults self-discipline and defense

$180 $59

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5 or 10 Muay Thai Conditioning Kickboxing Classes at SitSuphan Muay Thai (Up to 86% Off)

SitSuphan Muay Thai

Braintree

Boxing-based classes incorporate elements from the ancient fighting art of Muay Thai

$100 $19

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Five Medium or Large Buckets of Range Balls at Natick Golf Learning Center (Up to 57% Off)

Natick Golf Learning Center

Natick

Launch range balls from 75 artificial and natural grass hitting stations and polish chips and putts at the short game practice area

$50 $23

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5 or 10 Kids' Martial-Arts Classes with Uniform at Boston Tae Kwon Do Academy (Up to 85% Off)

Boston Tae Kwon Do Academy

Randolph

Kids gain focus, confidence, and self-defense skills in martial-arts classes

$139 $29

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One-Month Karate Orientation at Allan Azoff's Martial Arts (Up to 65% Off)

Allan Azoff's Martial Arts

Lexington

Students five and up, including adults, study the discipline coordination, and physical and mental training of karate for up to a month

$85 $32

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Five or Ten Krav Maga Classes With Gloves at America's Best Defense (Up to 76% Off)

America's Best Defense

Multiple Locations

Krav Maga martial arts skills teach students techniques for dispatching armed assailants while boosting self confidence

$89 $24

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5 Group or Private Boxing or Circuit Training Classes at Vo2max Fitness (Up to 83% Off)

Vo2max Fitness

Needham

Boxing and fitness studio blends classic fighter workouts and training techniques to fine tune boxing ability and craft effective exercises

$125 $29

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$67 for $150 Worth of Services at ATA Martial Arts Of Dracut

Ata Martial Arts Of Dracut

Dracut

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$150 $67

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One or Three Months of Karate Classes with Uniform at Personal Best Karate (Up to 75% Off)

Personal Best Karate

Multiple Locations

Students boost their physical and mental strength, discipline, endurance, flexibility, and coordination in karate classes

$169 $49

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One or Two Months of the Kids' YES! Martial Arts Program at Spirit of the Heart (Up to 54% Off)

Spirit of the Heart

Northampton

Kids take in the life lessons that martial arts provides in this program that uses group dynamics to teach confidence and self-awareness

$75 $35

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$58 for One Month of Unlimited Martial Arts Classes at Cervizzi’s Martial Arts Academy ($159 Value)

Cervizzi’s Martial Arts Academy

Multiple Locations

Trained instructors demonstrate kickboxing, karate, and mixed martial arts in courses separated by age and ability

$159 $52

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60-Minute Basketball-Skills Session from iHoop Academy (45% Off)

Ihoop Academy

Southern Mattapan

Get a skills session from a former Division 1 player that can help shape your child’s game

$75 $41

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Four-Week or Eight-Week Martial Arts Membership at North Shore Martial Arts Center (Up to 88% Off)

North Shore Martial Arts Center

Melrose

Students study kenpo and jiu-jitsu as they learn discipline and self-defense, with cost of uniforms included

$234 $29

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One or Two Months of Martial Arts Classes at Maxx Training Center (50% Off)

Maxx Training Center

Stoughton

Experts lead students through intense workouts and self-defense programs of jiu-jitsu, boxing, and kickboxing

$125 $62.50

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$54 for $99 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Tiger Institute Tae Kwon Do

Tiger Institute Tae Kwon Do

Saugus

From the merchant: Start a lifelong journey in the Korean art of tae kwon do. Includes registration, orientation, first month of classes.

$99 $54

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$40 for $90 Groupon — Fenix BJJ Danvers

Fenix Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Danvers

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$90 $40

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Karate Classes at JKR (Up to 60% Off)

JKR

Milford

Certified instructors lead karate classes that cover martial-arts fundamentals, such as attacks and defensive maneuvers

$50 $20

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Martial Arts Classes at Defensive Edge Martial Arts Training Center (Up to 87% Off). Three Options Available.

Defensive Edge Martial Arts Training Center

Wakefield

Center dedicated to building up confident, skilled fighters helps students train for their goals with specialized equipment and programs

$125 $16

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Four or Six Weeks Unlimited Child or Adult Karate Classes with Uniform at Elite Freestyle Karate (Up to 89% Off)

Elite Freestyle Karate, LLC

Multiple Locations

Children or adults can work through Karate kicks and blocks during four or six weeks of classes; uniform included

$199 $24

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Muay Thai Classes at Hard Knocks Muay Thai & MMA (Up to 51% Off)

Hard Knocks Muay Thai & MMA

Hyde Park

Muay thai classes focus on a variety of punching and kicking techniques while instilling core values in students

$150 $75

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$55 for $100 Worth of Kayak Rental — Amazing Grace Marina, LLC

Amazing Grace Marina, Outfitters And River Run

Bennington

Take in views of beautiful foliage on a kayak during a five-mile river or a two-mile lake run; includes shuttle, photo, and video

$100 $55

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Five Boxing or Kickboxing Classes at Eclectic Karate Easton (45% Off)

Eclectic Karate® Easton

Easton

From the merchant: Participants are paired up and work through an hour long class of kicking and punching combos.

$60 $33

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$38.00 for $75.00 Toward One Month of Unlimited Adult Cross Training Classes

Sluggers Academy

Medfield

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$75 $38

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Two Beginner Fencing Classes for One or Two at Vivo Fencing Club (Up to 65% Off)

Vivo Fencing Club

Wilmington

Beginner fencing classes focus on fundamentals and strategy, providing a strength and conditioning workout in the process

$50 $20

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One Month of Unlimited Karate Classes with Uniform for One or Two at Satori Ryu (Up to 53% Off)

Satori Ryu

Canton

Instructor guides students of all skill levels through self-defense classes designed to strengthen the mind and body

$100 $49

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$29 for 18 Holes of Virtual Golf for Two at Chip Shots Bar & Grill ($60 Value)

Chip Shots Bar & Grill

Littleton

PGA-licensed golf simulators project 29 real-life courses on two 10’x12’ screens; menu of bar food such as nachos, pizza, and sandwiches

$60 $29

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18-Hole Round of Golf Two or Four with Cart and Range Balls at Winchendon Golf Club (Up to 56% Off)

Winchendon Golf Club

Winchendon

Course architect Donald Ross designed this 5,512-yard layout, which challenges golfers with narrow fairways framed by dense woodlands

$87 $38

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$29 for a Nine-Hole Round of Golf with Cart Rental at Quail Ridge Country Club (Up to $46 Value)

Quail Ridge Country Club

Acton

Gently rolling terrain shapes fairways at a newly redesigned 9-hole course set within a pine and hardwood forest

$46 $29

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Classes at Team Link Martial Arts (Up to 72% Off)

Team Link Martial Arts

Enfield

Instructors armed with years of experience lead students through grappling and sparring moves

$149.95 $50

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One Swing Lesson or Three Training Sessions at Vineyard Valley Golf Club (Up to 47% Off)

Vineyard Valley Golf Club

Pomfret Center

Learn the basics of the sport with a video analysis or Erik Sarette

$50 $29

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$15 for $30 Groupon — The Ski Smith - Ski & Snowboard Services

The Ski Smith

Brookfield

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$30 $15

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18 Holes of Golf with Cart for Two or Four at Mill Valley Golf Links (Up to 56% Off)

Mill Valley Golf

Belchertown

18-hole course includes novel holes such as a par-four with a tee box perched 200 feet above the fairway and a 240-yard par 3

$78 $39

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One or Two Months of Cardio-Kickboxing Classes at USA Karate (Up to 65% Off)

USA Karate

Somerset

Cardio-kickboxing classes help exercisers build muscle and improve their reflexes in variable workouts

$30 $12

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One Month of Adult Kickboxing or Adult or Kids' Karate at American Kempo Karate Academy (Up to 83% Off)

American Kempo Karate Academy

Multiple Locations

Kickboxing and Karate classes help kids and adults get fit while learning skills such as self-discipline and self-confidence

$119 $35

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10 Indoor Rock-Climbing Visits or One-Month Membership Package for One or Two at MetroRock (Up to 69% Off)

MetroRock

Multiple Locations

Climbing facility’s ropes course, walls, and bouldering formations build climbers into scaling savants

$350 $139

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Krav Maga or Martial Arts Classes at Thurston Martial Arts (Up to 78% Off)

Thurston Martial Arts

Hanover

Instructors teach students muscle-toning karate moves as well as effective krav maga self-defense skills used by law enforcement agencies

$139 $35

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Private or Group Lessons from Jim Fenner Golf Professional (Up to 58% Off). Four Options Available. 

Jim Fenner Golf Professional

Multiple Locations

Seasoned golf ace Jim Fenner harnesses video swing analysis to address client-specific needs in lessons

$100 $49

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Karate Classes for Adult or Child at Perro Shotokan Karate (Up to 71% Off)

Perro Shotokan Karate

North Grafton

Traditional Shotokan karate dojo for adults and children

$95 $31

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5 or 10 Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Wai Kru (Up to 67% Off). Six Options Available.

Wai Kru

Multiple Locations

Classes in disciplines including MMA, jujitsu, boxing, and kickboxing

$85 $36

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$45 for One Month of Unlimited Karate Classes with Uniform at Super Kicks Karate ($95 Value)

Super Kicks Karate

North Seekonk

Instructors teach respect, discipline, and effective self-defense techniques in karate classes for ages 5 and up

$95 $45

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18-Hole Round of Golf with Cart for One, Two, or Four at Sandy Burr Country Club (Up to 41% Off)

Sandy Burr Country Club

Wayland

18-hole course passing the 90-year mark still bears the fingerprints of its famous designer, Donald Ross

$80 $55

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Four Weeks of Tennis Lessons from Youth Tennis Academy - YTA (50% Off)

Youth Tennis Academy

Bedford

From the merchant: 90-minute lesson each week for a month; Academy’s main focus is on children of all skill levels, ages 6–19

$165 $83

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classes at Thurston Martial Arts - Kingston (Up to 75% Off)

Thurston Academy of Martial Arts

Kingston

Students learn practical self-defense techniques in intensive Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes

$139 $39

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One or Three Day Ski Pass with Rental

Weston Ski Track

Weston Ski Track

A cross-country ski park offers 15 km of groomed trails

$48 $29

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18 Holes of Golf with Cart for Two or Four at Wentworth Hills Country Club (Up to 42% Off)

Wentworth Hills Country Club

Plainville

Course designed by a renowned architect showcases New England’s terrain and features greens sized and shaped to encourage risky shots

$116 $69

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9 or 18 Holes of Golf for Two with Cart and Range Balls at Woodstock Golf Course (Up to 60% Off)

Woodstock Golf Course

Woodstock

Play a walkable nine-hole course that dates to 1896 and features narrow, tree-lined hills and small, challenging greens

$46 $21

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10 or 20 Kids' Martial Arts Classes Including Uniform at America's Best Defense (Up to 91% Off)

America's Best Defense Martial Arts Academy

Multiple Locations

Youngsters burn off excess energy and learn self-defense during martial arts classes taught by seasoned instructors; includes a uniform

$273.12 $34

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$45 for $99 Toward Martial-Arts, Tae Kwan Do, Karate or Cardio Kickboxing Lessons at Best Defense Martial Arts

Best Defense Martial Arts

Holbrook

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$99 $45

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$80 for 18 Holes of Golf with Cart for Two at Widow's Walk Golf Course ($126 Value)

Widow's Walk Golf Course

Scituate

Golfers play an 18-hole round of golf on a challenging par 72 course known for its environmentally friendly design

$126 $80

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One or Three Months of Martial-Arts Classes at Villari's Martial Arts of Walpole (Up to 79% Off)

Villari's Martial Arts of Walpole

Multiple Locations

Students build strength, stamina, and self-defense skills in martial-arts classes

$169 $39

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One Month of Tai Chi, Kenpo, or Muay Thai Kickboxing Classes at Ethereal Arts Self Defense (Up to 62% Off)

Ethereal Arts Self Defense

Stow

Black belted instructors teach everything from kenpo karate to ancient chin-na grappling techniques

$79 $35

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Above all else, Sifu K.L. Brown understands two things: first, that a physical change can trigger a spiritual change; and second, that most martial-arts training caters more to men than to women. K.L. discovered that first truth as a boy in the Bronx, where his passion for the Boy Scouts, martial arts, and dance led him to several defining accomplishments. Namely, he was one of first African-Americans from his borough to earn the rank of an Eagle Scout and won both Silver Mittens and Golden Gloves titles before going on to a career as a professional boxing coach.This experience contributed to his second realization, that women needed a style of martial-arts training tailored for their fitness needs and style of learning.

Thus, K.L. designed Sweat Box, a form of martial-arts-based fitness training that dispenses with the rigidity of formal training studios in favor of a high-energy, celebratory atmosphere. As he leads participants through exercises, he also mixes in hip-hop moves and gymnastics. Leading each class, he adjusts exercises for all fitness levels, scaling difficulty where needed. In addition to helping students attain an improved physique, his fitness programs?which include classes, personal training, and competition training?encourage students to expand their perceptions of who they are and what they're capable of.

Still upholding the humanitarianism he learned with the Boy Scouts, K.L. also uses Sweat Box to promote community mindedness. Through his philanthropic venture Sweat Box, Inc. Rose Foundation, he donates proceeds from Sweat Box and Sweat Box Couture toward research into breast cancer, diabetes, and how to make donuts less delicious.

800 Boylston Street
Boston,
MA
US

With locations spanning the United States, Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom, iLoveKickboxing.com has trimmed the waistlines of thousands of members while bolstering their confidence levels with engaging and varied total-body workouts. The program blends kickboxing techniques into a fat-burning, muscle-toning, and endurance-enhancing regimen. Limbs warm up with a quick jog before taking down imaginary opponents with a set of practice kicks and punches to drive home proper technique. The pummeling then switches to the one of many freestanding heavy bags, and incorporates ducking and weaving to boost heart rates. Teamwork drills help members tone up while cultivating camaraderie, which could lead to a partnership inspiring future buddy-cop-movie sensations.

79 Freeport St
Dorchester,
MA
US

Perhaps as a tribute to the timeless nature of the sword, the Worcester Fencing Club began as a small class held at the Higgins Armory Museum, a collection of arms and armor from medieval Europe and beyond. There, Doug Jacobs—a United States Fencing Association–certified instructor—began imparting his knowledge to a handful of students, giving them a small taste of the age-old sport that, over the years, had become unfairly associated with bullies popping balloons in the streets. Still, many of his students wished to extend their training, and—upon a suggestion of the mother of some of his students—Doug expanded his academy in 1998, forming the Worcester Fencing Club. Today, the school continues to draw fresh blood, introducing students of all ages and experience levels to modern- and Olympic-style fencing in classes still often taught by Doug himself.

243 Stafford St
Worcester,
MA
US

Celebrating more than 100 years of basketball history, the halls and exhibits of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame honor the players, coaches, referees, and others who helped the game grow to an internationally beloved sport. There are shrines dedicated to more than 300 Hall of Famers, and the 40,000-square-foot basketball megaplex also houses more than 70 interactive exhibits with audio and video components, limited-run tributes to standout teams and players, and special events. The Hall of Fame provides an outlet for freshly inspired visitors to emulate the giants of the sport: a full-size center court, where they can practice alley-oops and half-court slam dunks or attend clinics taught by players and coaches. On the way back to the car, many guests pause for a photograph next to the towering silver sphere that punctuates the buildings' exterior.

Named for James A. Naismith, the inventor of the sport, the Hall of Fame stands just "a midrange jump shot" from the site of the original game. Played on December 21, 1891, the first contest tallied a final score of one basket to zero, prompting Dr. Naismith to remove the bee's nests from the backboards.

1000 Hall of Fame Ave.
Springfield,
MA
US

• Tuesday, August 30, at 7:05 p.m. • Wednesday, August 31, at 7:05 p.m. • Thursday, September 1, at 7:05 p.m.

450 Aiken Street
Lowell,
MA
US

In the early ?70s, Boston-area resident Mike Farny dreamed of creating affordable outdoor recreational activities for his community to enjoy. In May of 1973, Mike set up shop in the MDC Norumbega Police Substation of Newton/Auburndale and began realizing his dream. The location?directly next to the historic Totem Pole Ballroom?perfectly enabled the environmentally friendly practice of canoeing and kayaking. Mike's vision blossomed over the years to include four other locations, each offering rentals, tours, and instruction.

Today, on-staff guides lead tours of the Charles River and Boston Harbor to educate participants in ecosystem conservation, view the skyline and sunset, or explore historic structures. Select trips also include lunch to fuel participants as they navigate difficult waterways and jump through flaming hoops. To prepare customers entering the water for the first time, instructors coach riders of all levels in private or group lessons at the paddling school, which draws on more than 30 years of instructional tradition. Staffers can also equip boaters in the shop?where P&H and Bor?al kayaks hang alongside Tahoe paddleboards and Wenonah canoes, dreaming of one day being the inspiration for a traditional sea chantey. Crew members help clients choose their ride and accessories from these selections and others through free daily demonstrations.

500 Broad Canal Way
Cambridge,
MA
US