Sports in Westford

Pass for a Round of Golf at 10 Golf Courses for One or Two from Mass Tour Card (Up to 78% Off)

Mass Tour Card

Multiple Locations

The pass grants golfers one round at 10 area courses, including Maplegate Country Club and The Bay Pointe Club

$450 $99

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Swing Lessons, Playing Lesson, or Club Evaluation at Rod's Golf Improvement Center (Up to 60% Off). Five Options.

Rod's Golf Improvement Center

Rod's Golf Improvement Center

Whittle strokes off your average round with swing or on-course lessons; club evaluation ensures equipment matches swing and physique

$50 $25

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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 or 10 Individual or One Month of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu or Muay Thai Classes at Fenix Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Up to 71% Off)

Fenix Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Lowell

Experienced black belt leads classes in Brazilian jiu jitsu and muay thai; offers fundamental and advanced levels

$100 $35

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Tune-Up at City Bicycle (Up to 55% Off). Three Options Available.

City Bicycle

Downtown

Technicians can tune and repair almost all makes and models within 48 hours

$65 $35

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One or Two Months of Cardio Kickboxing Boot Camp at Michael Macaris Kung-Fu (Up to 73% Off)

Michael Macaris Kung-Fu

Billerica

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

$175 $55

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

Ata Martial Arts Of Dracut

Dracut

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$150 $67

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One Month of Tai Chi, Kenpo, or Muay Thai Kickboxing Classes at Ethereal Arts Self Defense (Up to 58% Off)

Ethereal Arts Self Defense

Stow

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

$79 $39

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One Month of Unlimited Fencing Classes for One or Two at Warriors Way (Up to 68% Off)

Warriors Way

Maynard

Students get fit with the fun, graceful art of fencing with month of unlimited instruction

$109 $39

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Indoor Rock Climbing at Vertical Dreams (Up to 65% Off). Three Options Available.

Vertical Dreams

Multiple Locations

Aspiring climbers learn to belay, climb, and tie essential knots during lessons, then scale 15,000 feet of simulated mountainside

$105 $45

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6 or 10 Muay Thai Classes with Personal Training at Tokyo Joe's Studios Of Self Defense (Up to 68% Off)

Tokyo Joe's Studios Of Self Defense

Multiple Locations

Classes teach self-defense while challenging the whole body; assessment includes personalized plan followed by personal-training session

$120 $39

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$25 for Ski Board Tuning at Zimmermanns ($49.99 Value)

Zimmermanns

Southeast Nashua

Technicians repair ski boards by repairing bases and edges, renewing finish with stone grinder, and beveling with ceramic edger

$49.99 $25

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Golf Lesson with PGA Pro or Golf Simulator Session at Big Sticks Indoor Golf (Up to 50% Off)

Big Sticks Indoor Golf

Burlington

PGA pros utilize latest golf technology to breakdown swings and offer corrective advice; simulators replicate world's top courses

$110 $59

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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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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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One or Five Groupons, Each Good for a Family Day Pass at Wayland Community Pool (Up to 51% Off)

Wayland Community Pool

Wayland

Families of two adults and all children under 21 enjoy a 10-lane lap pool with two diving boards

$40 $20

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Martial-Arts Classes at Tokyo Joe's Studios of Self-Defense (Up to 63% Off)

Tokyo Joe's Studios of Self-Defense

Downtown Woburn

Karate is about more than kicks and punches. Their programs develop focus, discipline and they help build a students self confidence.

$129 $49

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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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Martial-Arts or Fitness Classes from Fenix Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team (Up to 71% 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 $35

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Introductory Climbing Package, 5 Kids' Climbing Classes, or 10 Gym Visits at Boston Rock Gym (Up to 57% Off)

Boston Rock Gym

Woburn

Neon-colored handgrips speckle multiple climbing walls that guests can traverse alone or with assistance from AMGA-certified instructors

$125 $55

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$55 for $100 Toward One month of Martial Arts Classes — New Horizon Karate & More

New Horizon Karate & More

West Boylston

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

$100 $55

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All-Day Kayak Rental for Two or Four from Sebago Trails Paddling Co. (50% Off)

Sebago Trails Paddling Co.

North Windham

More than 30 paddling areas await kayakers within 12 miles of the pickup site

$80 $40

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4 weeks of unlimited Kardio Kickboxing Classes — Budo Kai Martial Arts Institute

Budo Kai Martial Arts Institute

Leominster

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$59 $30

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One Month of Kids' Fitness or 10 Adult Karate or Kickboxing Classes at Certain Victory Martial Arts (Up to 82% Off)

Certain Victory Martial Arts

Marlborough

Experienced and certified instructor leads children and adults in fitness and self defense classes

$209 $39

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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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$20 for $40 Worth of Martial Arts — New England Martial Arts

New England Martial Arts

Marlborough

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$40 $20

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One or Three Months of Karate Classes with Uniform at Personal Best Karate (Up to 80% Off)

Personal Best Karate

Multiple Locations

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

$169 $38

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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 $58

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Kayak Rental for One Youth or Adult or Double Kayak or Canoe for Two at Nemasket Kayak Center (Up to 65% Off)

Nemasket Kayak Center

Multiple Locations

Paddlers explore the temperate waters of Tihonet Pond or Onset Beach, glimpsing local wildlife such as herons, egrets, and osprey

$40 $14

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18-Hole Round of Golf Two or Four with Cart and Range Balls at Winchendon Golf Club (Up to 51% 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 $43

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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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18 Holes of Golf, Cart, and Range Balls for One, Two, or Four at Townsend Ridge Country Club (Up to 50% Off)

Townsend Ridge Country Club

Townsend

Course designed by Ted Manning and US Women’s Open champ Mary Mills nestles among pines, hemlocks, and white birches

$70 $39

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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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$49 for $110 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Modern Martial Arts Center and iLoveKickboxing.com Inc

Modern Martial Arts Center

Lunenburg

10 muay thai classes, which come with a free pair of boxing gloves, get the adrenalin pumping while burning fat

$110 $49

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One Month of Unlimited Boot Camp or Krav Maga Classes for One or Two at Salem Self Defense Center (Up to 56% Off)

Salem Self Defense Center

Salem

Boot camp mixes cardio and strength training with combat moves, and krav maga classes prep students to subdue armed and unarmed assailants

$109 $49

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at National Karate Institute (50% Off)

National Karate Institute

Salem

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$199 $100

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Martial Arts Classes at Defensive Edge Martial Arts Training Center (Up to 84% 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 $20

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$29 for a One Month of Martial-Arts Leadership Program and a Uniform at ATA Martial Arts of Amherst ($205 Value)

ATA Martial Arts of Amherst

Amherst

Leadership Program builds confidence and real-world skills, includes unlimited martial-arts and weapons-training classes

$205 $29

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One or Three Months of Strength Training and Conditioning Classes at Athena School of Arms (Up to 63% Off)

Athena School of Arms

Medford

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

$180 $77

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at School of Oom Yung Doe (45% Off)

The School Of Oom Yung Doe

Medford

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$450 $248

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at Roshankish Tae Kwon DO (45% Off)

Roshankish Krav Maga

Medford

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$540 $297

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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 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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Five Medium or Large Buckets of Range Balls at Natick Golf Learning Center (Up to 53% 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 $25

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$54 for $119 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Seishin Martial Arts

Seishin Martial Arts

Sherborn

Students of all ages learn basic fast-paced movements, punches, and kicks

$119 $54

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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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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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Two-Month Intro to Fencing Course for One or Two Plus Loaned Gear and Uniforms at Bay State Fencers (50% Off)

Bay State Fencers

Ward Two

During fencing bouts supervised by professional coaches, students learn the basics of the sport while using loaned equipment and uniforms

$150 $75

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Rock-Climbing Packages at Brooklyn Boulders Somerville (Up to 65% Off). Three Options Available.

Brooklyn Boulders Somerville

Ward Two

Climbers become acquainted with techniques and safety procedures to effectively scale gym's walls; day passes include full access and gear

$83 $29

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Adult Fitness Kickboxing Classes or Youth Martial Arts Programs at AMAC Gym (Up to 75% Off)

AMAC Gym

Cambridge

Instructors impart self-defense techniques to adults and kids in spacious gym equipped with bags, pads and a regulation ring

$190 $49

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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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$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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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at Neil Stone's Karate Academy (45% Off)

Neil Stone's Karate Academy

Brookline

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$510 $281

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Classes at Florian Martial Arts (Up to 80% Off)

Florian Martial Arts

Coolidge Corner

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

$219 $49

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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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$25 for $45 Worth of Obstacle Courses — Elevated - OCR Training Center

Elevated - Ocr Training

Shrewsbury

Three-day passes to be used in our obstacle training course. Open Wednesday evenings until Sept 24. May also be redeemed next season.

$45 $25

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10 or 20 Kids' Martial Arts Classes Including Uniform at America's Best Defense (Up to 89% 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 $39

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$22 for Two One-Day Tickets to Boston.com Ski & Snowboard Expo on November 13, 14, 15, or 16 ($30 Value)

Boston.com Ski & Snowboard Expo

Seaport World Trade Center

Exhibitors such as Rossignol, Ride Snowboards, and New England Resorts show off latest models and offer discounts during four-day event

$30 $22

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$39 for a Full Bike Tune-Up at Back Bay Bicycles ($75 Value)

Back Bay Bicycles

Back Bay

Trained and experienced technicians adjust and tune-up bikes with a quick turnaround, so customers can get back on the road

$75 $39

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Golf Instruction, Simulator Time, or Membership at City Golf Boston (Up to 51% Off). Five Options Available.

CityGolf Boston

Multiple Locations

Year-round improvement with PGA instructors and video swing-analysis technology at three locations, including a downtown facility

$200 $99

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$43.99 for Five Boxing Classes at Peter Welch's Gym (65% Value)

Peter Welch's Gym

Columbus Park - Andrew Square

Men and women of any age learn old-school boxing methods at a studio visited by Anthony Bourdain and frequented by pros such as Brock Lesnar

$125 $43.99

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$50 for $100 Worth of Boxing — Godin's Premier Krav Maga

Godin's Premier Martial Arts

Redeem from Home

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

$100 $50

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One or Two Months of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu or Muay Thai Classes at Broadway Jiu-Jitsu and Fitness (Up to 70% Off)

Broadway Jiu-Jitsu and Fitness

South Boston

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu relies on grappling and ground-fighting techniques; Muay Thai focuses on stand-up striking and clinching maneuvers

$139 $49

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at Swaby Tae Kwon Do Academy (50% Off)

Swaby's Tae Kwon Do Academy

Boston

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$450 $225

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$77 for $140 Toward One Month Martial Arts Membership with Uniform— Eclectic Karate

Eclectic Karate

Redeem from Home

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$140 $77

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$89 for an Online Kickboxing-Instructor Certification Course from Kick 2 Fit ($299 Value)

Kick to Fit

Online Deal

A certified personal trainer leads an online certification course that teaches kickboxing basics with drills and exercises

$299 $89

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5 or 10 Boxing Classes with Gloves and Hand Wraps at The Ring Boxing Club (Up to 82% Off)

The Ring Boxing Club

Boston

Boxing classes and total-body workouts led by experienced boxers

$198 $39

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10 or 16 Martial-Arts Classes and Uniform with Option for Test and a Graduation Belt at Go2Karate (94% Off)

Go2Karate Boston

On Location

Students don uniforms for classes in karate, tae kwon do, or krav maga

$324 $20

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$150 for Golf-Swing Analysis, Club Fitting, and $25 Credit at TaylorMade Performance Labs ($375 Value)

TaylorMade Performance Labs

TaylorMade Performance Lab at The International

TaylorMade professionals use latest technology to analyze golf swing and outfit golfers with the equipment that works best for their style

$375 $150

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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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$175 for Three Lessons with PGA Member for One or Two at Parformance Golf ($400 Value)

Parformance Golf

Danvers

PGA member Tim Kilcoyne can teach one or two students how to find their swing

$400 $175

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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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Five Karate Classes or One or Three Months of Karate Classes at Neves Karate Academy (Up to 75% Off)

Neves Karate Academy

Multiple Locations

Skilled instructor teaches students Okinawan karate

$75 $19

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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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One or Two Months of Martial Arts Classes for a Kid or Adult at K.I.C.K. Karate (Up to 84% Off)

K.I.C.K. Karate

KICK (Karate Inspires City Kids)

Instructor with 20+ years experience teaches students of all ages the basics of martial arts, such as discipline and health benefits

$150 $28

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$35 for a Ski or Snowboard Tune-Up with Stone-Grinding at Country Ski & Sport (Up to $70 Value)

Country Ski and Sport

Multiple Locations

Techs get skis or snowboards in shape for the season by cleaning them and stone-grinding and polishing the base

$70 $35

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$89 for 18 Holes of Golf with Cart Rental for Four at Gardner Municipal Golf Course (Up to $204 Value)

Gardner Municipal Golf Course

Gardner

18-hole, par 71 course takes golfers circling the north end of Crystal Lake while aiming shots between tree lines and over water hazards

$204 $89

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Combative or Women's Classes at Manchester Gracie Jiu-Jitsu (Up to 63% Off)

Manchester Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

Downtown Manchester

Gracie technique, developed for the Army, covers basic combative moves and choke resistance; women's series bolsters self-defense know-how

$125 $49.99

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$225 for $450 Worth of an Annual Baseball or Softball Membership

Play The Game, Llc

Manchester

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$450 $225

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One Stop Fun grants children and parents alike a lighthearted escape from the rigors of daily tasks and chores with a multicolored jungle gym, kid-sized climbing wall, and entertaining pool area. A three-story indoor playground's plastic tubes fill with toddlers and oversized bank transfers traveling between a collection of ball pits and bouncy bridges. Inside another room, primary-colored handholds protrude from a graphite-hued climbing wall that lets children safely explore its 40-foot surface with a maximum height of 8 feet. The fun center also lends out its facilities for birthday parties and other gatherings. For more organized activity, USAG-certified gymnastics instructors teach tumbling as part of a programs portfolio that also instills coordination and discipline with karate and dance classes. As children play and learn, adult chaperones can lunch at the snack bar or take advantage of conveniences such as complimentary WiFi for staying in touch and a changing area for concealing the secret identities of super children.

49 Power Rd
Westford,
MA
US

Though most fairways and greens lie dormant during the winter chill, Rod's Golf Improvement Center's spring to life year-round. Here, golfers can land birdies and pars during rounds at famous courses vividly replicated by three golf simulators. Golfers can also fine-tune their game at driving nets or the practice putting green, which allows them to stop carefully trimming their home's carpets with scissors.

PGA-certified pro Rod Van Guilder oversees the entire operation, and zeroes in on helping golfers sharpen their skills during lessons and club-fitting services. For those looking to upgrade their gear, the center sells golf equipment and repairs broken clubs.

94 Lovers Ln.
Groton,
MA
US

True to their name, the instructors at Inspirations Dance Academy aim to share their passion for dance with everyone who enters their studio. They welcome in dancers of all levels, hosting classes ranging from tumbling for tots to advanced ballet for teens and adults. Group classes teach techniques associated with jazz, ballet, and hip-hop, along with special styles such as poms. Summer intensives entertain youngsters with dance- and craft-filled days, while older students concentrate on honing their skills before flapping their pointe shoes and flying south for the winter.

4 Forest Road
Littleton,
MA
US

With six distinct courses etched into the New England countryside, Sterling Golf Management promotes pin-hunting recreation for Boston-area golfers of all abilities. The longest and most difficult of the six, The Shattuck Golf Club's 18-hole course kicks off with a 409-yard par 4 where players hack their way toward a green that is visually wreathed by the rising red rocks of Mount Monadnock, setting the tone for a scenic, 6,764-yard round. Groves of trees ensconce the fairways and barter over carbon dioxide at Norwood Country Club's recently renovated course, a relatively flat layout characterized by smallish greens and flanked by a lighted driving range. The newest member to the Sterling Golf Management team is the Rockland course, where 18 par-3 holes wind between tall oaks for a picturesque par-54 round. Designed in 1921 in the Donald Ross tradition is the Maynard Golf Course, a picturesque par 70, 9-hole course with a full-service clubhouse. The same sylvan makeup returns at Newton Commonwealth's course, where lush tree lines cast shadows over a creek as it snakes across the fairways of seven holes. Rounding out the grassy sextet, Chelmsford's nine-hole course takes golfers careening across 2,467 yards of narrow fairways, placing straight drives or skilled golf ball pilots at a premium.

66 Park Rd
Chelmsford,
MA
US

Nestled within 164 acres of mature pine trees and hardwood forest, the secluded golf course at Quail Ridge Country Club surrounds visitors in natural splendor. Course architect Mark Mungeam of Cornish, Silva, and Mungeam, Inc., designed the fairways to harmonize with the naturally rolling terrain, where occasional stone walls line the edges of what were once farmers’ fields. After teeing off, players choose carefully among their bag’s fairway woods, long irons, and golf-ball-sized blowguns as they confront a number-one handicap first hole whose fairway unfurls over nearly 600 uphill yards. The course doesn’t let up, keeping golfers on their toes right up to the end of each round.

Off the course, players gain the skills needed to meet such challenges by frequenting the chipping area or practice putting green. During lessons held in these practice spots, head teaching pro John Carco harnesses more than 15 years of experience to help students eliminate slice and perfect their swing. The country club’s family center hosts a snack bar where golfers can fuel up for a round, stash their belongings in lockers, or build ball-driving muscles at the fitness center.

Just a hop and a skip from the family center, the club’s 3,200-square-foot outdoor pool entices visitors of all stripes with its widely varied facilities. Athletes zip down 75-foot swim lanes, parents and kids splash in a baby pool with zero-grade entry, and sunbathers bask on more than 4,500 square feet of deck. On four adjacent tennis courts, serves rebound off of Har-Tru clay surfaces, and windscreens keep out distracting breezes and lost pool-goers murmuring "Marco?"

Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 66 course * Length of 5,426 yards * Course rating of 67.9 * Slope rating of 122 * See the scorecard * See the course layout and hole details * Five tee options

352 Great Rd
Acton,
MA
US

Scott Ferguson may be a high-school math teacher, but he's also a serious history buff. He brings his passion for studying the greatest medieval and Renaissance swordsmen to his role as chief instructor at Swords of Chivalry. There, he instructs kids and adults in the finer points of swordplay as well as the history of weapons fighting, answering questions about why maces and morning stars were used in certain battles, and foam pool noodles in others. Students are closely monitored to ensure safety and to foster a respectful attitude toward combat.

380 Massachusetts Avenue
Acton,
MA
US