Dive High's instructors teach students how to hang-glide with ease and safety. In beginner's lessons, they?ll learn fundamental skills such as taking off, landing, and how to call your hang glider back to your arm if it flies off on its own. The lessons become more in-depth over long-term courses, eventually allowing students to take sustained flights over the San Jose area.
Pump It Up's indoor inflatable arenas launch socked striplings into the air with a plethora of kid-friendly bounce pads. Staffers supervise fun-filled visits, during which adult counterparts leap around with their kids through gargantuan bounce houses, skip down air-filled slides, and slither like snakes covered in bacon grease through an inflated obstacle course. Occasionally, the staffers switch off the lights, arming the roomful of players with glow sticks and bracelets as they navigate the air-cushioned obstaclescape.
The colorful venue also hosts custom birthday parties and private team parties, each themed to please the partygoers in question. These soirees immerse children in a schedule of interactive activities befitting a pirate or a superhero while melting off youthful energy faster than ice cubes thrown into a running DVD player. The birthday boy or girl even gets to blow out the candles on their cake seated in their blow-up throne. Relying on the staffers' vigilant, watchful eyes, guardians can rest assured that their charges will stay safe, and each piece of the inflatable playground is held to the wall by a complex series of anchors installed according to strict safety standards.
Black and red hues permeate Elite Training Center's sprawling fitness emporium, which is outfitted with elite fitness equipment that help guests torch calories and quicken jabs. A seasoned slew of instructors and certified trainers teaches the lethargy-banishing classes, scheduled six days a week. Fitness classes such as fitness kickboxing and BodyBlast boxing sculpt bodies while increasing your endurance. They can hone their abilities on rows of heavy bags that dangle from chains and practice jabs and uppercuts.
Under the guidance of world sport-karate champion, Mr. Julio Castro, Castro's Martial Arts & Cardio Kickboxing teaches local youth discipline, self-confidence, and proper fitness. Martial styles include tae kwon do, karate, and kickboxing, among others. Besides helping students hone these skills, the staff also emphasizes the importance of academic achievement and teamwork. Through this combination, Castro's Martial Arts aims to boost students' performance in other sports, improve their study habits, and enhance their overall focus.
When Julius Jones isn't in the gym, he's talking about it, as he helps guests make long-term health and fitness adjustments. He leads guests through intense classes in his sprawling black-and-red gym, teaching students of all fitness levels kickboxing, aerobics, and boot-camp exercises. Julius also works one on one with guests to help them create the foundations for healthy habits during personal-training sessions.
Cliff Drysdale, a 45-time Davis Cup veteran, is more than a familiar face in professional tennis—he's one of its signature voices as well, having spent more than 30 years commentating matches on ESPN. Students of his coaching system get to tap into that deep well of experience at In-Shape Sport clubs all across California. At each location, experienced tennis pros lead four-week clinics that cover the fundamentals of the sport, organize competitive leagues for more advanced players, and tailor lessons to teens. Additionally, tennis socials help guests practice the sport as they meet fellow players and use particularly ferocious serves to deliver their phone number to an opponent.