Boasting a Gold Standard certification from the American Sailing Association, Northern Breezes Sailing School welcomes tender-footed sailors aboard a fleet of U.S. Coast Guard–inspected boats for safe, exciting lessons. With a host of courses for beginners, intermediates, and advanced dread pirates, Northern Breezes acclimates students of all levels with both the practical and nuanced aspects of the art of wind harnessing.
Helmed by ASA instructor-evaluator Captain Thom Burns, the school has awarded more than 5,000 ASA certifications since its inception. Northern Breezes also offers camps for adventurous whippersnappers as well as boat charters and onshore courses on how to read the wind rippling across the water.
In Life Time Fitness's LifePower Yoga programs, yogis certified in an array of yoga styles impart students of all levels with strength, flexibility, balance, and focus. Prospective posers can drop in on any class on the schedule, where a varied menu of methods helps students balance the yoga's strengthening and slimming physical benefits along with its meditative, relaxing, and mat-appreciation qualities. An introductory class acquaints incoming limbs with basic poses and the proper way to align them with a suite of breathing techniques. Instructors will help you find pose modifications to accommodate injuries, muscle stiffness or other special needs.
Emmy Singer works with her clients at The Fit in You to create customized workout routines that combine weight training, nutritional consultation, and enthusiastic encouragement. The Get Fit Now program kicks metabolisms and muscles into overdrive in preparation for the exerciser's target event, be it an upcoming wedding or a long-ago wedding accessible through an upcoming wormhole opening. The Baby Fat regimen draws on Emmy's experience as a mother to combat postpartum flab with a gentle workout plan and dieting consultations. Emmy can also help clients lose weight by supplementing workouts with food logs, body fat testing, and zero-gravity boots. Emmy monitors her customers' progress throughout their training sessions, and she may change their routines to address new needs or to keep workouts from becoming too easy or repetitive.
The staff at Million Dollar Smile89 provides just one service out of their White Bear Lake office: teeth whitening. They rely on high-tech laser-light systems to brighten teeth up to eight shades, leaving chompers as white as a ghost who thinks he just saw a ghost. The pain-free process takes as little as 15 minutes.
4Ever Fit Studio’s instructors tone and strengthen the bodies of 35–40 students per class with exercises ranging from full-body workouts with cardio to Vinyasa yoga classes. Zumba classes burn calories with all the excitement of a dance party but none of the noise complaints, and boot-camp classes combine the benefits of cardio and core-strengthening exercises into one multifunctional workout.
Certified personal trainers help individuals surmount plateaus in weight loss or muscle building, and also help guests embrace body-benefiting nutritional practices. 4Ever Fit Studio also hosts events such as nutritional seminars, women’s expos, and Richard Simmons impersonation contests at its studio.
The Perfect Smile engineers whiter smiles through the dual efforts of LED light and powerful chemicals. During in-office appointments technicians delicately apply carbamide peroxide along with the LED light to slightly discolored dentines, then activate the products with exposure to specialized lights. Each 30-minute session helps break up the discoloring effects of food, coffee, and tobacco products. Customers can also opt to stylize their smile at home with take-home bleaching kits.
The inspiring trainers with MetaBody lead troops of workouteers in results-oriented workouts several times weekly. Fun sweat sessions utilize a variety of exercises and disciplines to produce full-body results in a supportive environment ideal for both beginners and hard-core core-hardeners alike. During any class, motivational instructors will use your instinctual distrust of routine to their advantage. Begin a day of litigating with a refreshing early-morning boot-camp session, or wind down by burning evidence and pounds with a late-evening yoga class. Muscles are kept guessing with new and challenging moves during each session, so participants never fall into a boring, ineffective routine, such as regular teeth brushing. In addition to the fitness classes, students receive a success guide to help prepare for imminent pound loss, a nutrition guide, and a $100 gift certificate for individual coaching. Since the pass sets a five-class cap at any given location, roving fitness mavens can further shake up their workout regimen by vetting a series of classes or instructors that work best for them.
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