Greater Somerset County YMCA to Host Outdoor Community Fitness Expo at TD Bank Ballpark Sept. 12

September 8, 2020

 

  • Greater Somerset County YMCA fitness instructors to teach multiple outdoor group exercise classes for the community

  • Staff and participants will adhere to social distancing guidelines and safety protocols throughout the event

 

Basking Ridge, N.J. – Sept. 3, 2020 – Greater Somerset County YMCA will host a free outdoor fitness expo – YMCA GXPO 2020 – at TD Bank Ballpark in Bridgewater, N.J. on Saturday, Sept. 12. The event, which is open to the community, will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pre-registration is required to ensure compliance with state-mandated outdoor gathering capacity requirements.

Greater Somerset County YMCA certified fitness instructors will lead a sampling of 20-minute group exercise classes, which includes stretching, bootcamp, ZumbaÒ, yoga, and more.

“At the Y, we’re for healthy living, and we understand how important it is for our friends and neighbors in our community to reach their health and fitness goals, which has become a challenge during this health crisis,” said Greater Somerset County YMCA President and CEO David M. Carcieri. “This group fitness expo is just another way the Y is committed to strengthening our community – both physically and mentally – by safely bringing us all together again.”

Participants should bring their own mat, towel, and water bottle and come dressed in comfortable fitness attire and footwear. Temperatures will be taken upon entry at the main gate, and masks may be removed once participants are at their personal workout space. Concessions will not be available at the stadium. Participants are encouraged to bring water and snacks. Sunscreen and bug repellant should be applied before entering the stadium.

Non-perishable food item donations will be accepted at the event, and will go Greater Somerset County YMCA’s Food Security Project.

For more information, a full schedule of events, and for registration details, please visit: www.gscymca.org/gxpo.