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Our best of 2017 + Exciting plans ahead

Is anyone else in shock that a whole year has passed since we first opened our doors? Time flew for sure, but wow, what a great ride it’s been! 2017 was a year of big wins, major milestones, and so many incredible moments shared with our amazing FIT Tribe members. And the biggest feeling we’re

It’s our Anniversary! And you’re invited to celebrate with us

Wow, as we approach our 1-year anniversary it’s hard to hold back on all the joy and all the feels this moment brings! 2017 was a year of big wins, major milestones, and so many incredible moments shared with our amazing FIT Tribe members. The comradery, emotional support, and dedication to health, fitness and happiness that we’ve created together has made FIT Tribe into more than just a neighborhood gym, more than a place to work out, it’s truly become a movement that we can all be proud of!

January Cause – Soles4Souls

Hi friends, This January we are excited to partner with Soles4Souls and help provide winter coats again! Every 10 check-ins will help provide a coat to someone in need. Soles4Souls collects and ships new winter coats to those that need it the most. There are 50 million Americans living in poverty today and many of

December Cause – Books for Kids / Toys for Tots

Hi friends, This December, for the holiday season, we are happy to partner with Toys for Tots to provide age appropriate books to kids. Every 30 check-ins will provide the gift of a book for a child. Toys for Tots helps less fortunate children experience the joy of the holiday season. Last year, they collected

How to fill your holiday plate – the healthy way

The holidays are a great time to enjoy family, friends and even food. It’s also a time when people tend to go a bit overboard, with many gaining 5 to 10 pounds by the time New Year’s hits. Contrary to popular belief, though, you can enjoy your favorite holiday treats without packing on those extra

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The secret to happier & healthier holidays

It’s tough to get through the holidays without losing control of your health – and your mind. Want to know one of our secrets for a happier & healthier holiday? It starts with gratitude. Wait! We’re not getting all woo-woo existential on you here. What we’re talking about is an attitude with the power to

November Cause – Feed A Billion

Hi friends, For the month of November, we are working with Feed A Billion and every check-in at FIT Tribe Academy will provide a meal to someone in need. Feed A Billion raises funds to feed children and families in need in every corner of the globe. They partner with networks of food banks that

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How to Avoid Weight Gain During the Holidays

The holidays are here and you know what that means. Tempting treats, fun parties, less sleep, and lots of temptation. We love the holidays, don’t get us wrong. But facing the next two months of parties, feasts and festivities can get pretty overwhelming. You’ll be tempted to skip workouts. Or try “just one” of everything on the buffet table at the next party. And don’t even get us started on all the cookies and treats at school, work, and pretty much everywhere you go.

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FIT Tribe Salutes Instructor and Breast Cancer Survivor Connie Tavarez

If you’ve been hanging around the FIT Tribe Academy studios for a while now, you’ve probably noticed Connie Tavarez. Her energy and enthusiasm for fitness is contagious, and her story straight-up inspirational. We asked Connie to share what she went through when she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 41, and how her passion for

October Cause – Bright Pink

Hi friends, This October, during breast cancer awareness month, we are proud to partner with the Bright Pink to provide women tools for detection and prevention of breast cancer. Every 3 check-ins will help provide 1 woman access to a breast cancer risk assessment. Bright Pink is a national non-profit focused on saving young women’s

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You’re invited to celebrate Yoga Month with FIT Tribe

Whether you are new to yoga or a long-time fan, we invite you to celebrate National Yoga Month with us here at the FIT Tribe studios. We’re putting together special events and offering extra yoga sessions and can’t wait to share it with you. September was designated National Yoga Month by the Department of Health

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September Cause – Rescue Bank

Hi friends, For the month of September, we are excited to partner with the Rescue Bank to supply bowls of food to shelter animals. Every check-in will help provide 4 bowls of food to a shelter animal. This September, every check-in at FIT Tribe will help provide 4 bowls of food to a shelter animal.

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Plateau busters – How to break through when you hit a plateau

Ugh, it’s so frustrating when you’re working out, things are going great, and then – bam! – you hit a plateau. Knowing if you’re really in a plateau is the first thing you should figure out.  Next step, make some moves to bust yourself out of it! Like these helpful plateau busters: Plateau Busters Change

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How GRIT Workouts Help Achieve Fitness Breakthroughs

GRIT Classes in Visalia Everyone’s talking about GRIT. We’ve added several GRIT classes to our schedule here at F.I.T. Tribe studios and we’re loving the feedback and results we’ve seen. We’ve had a lot of people asking about it, so wanted to make sure that you know what it’s all about. And how anyone, at

August Cause – Build On – Help Us Build Schools

Hi friends, This August, we are partnering with buildOn to provide bricks to build schools in developing nations! Every 6 check-ins will provide one brick to build a school. buildOn’s mission is to build schools in villages that historically have had no adequate school structure. buildOn has built more than 1000 schools in seven countries

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Celebrating Our Tribe! – We’re More than just a gym!

July marks our 6-month anniversary as one of the best new Visalia gyms and we couldn’t be more excited! We’ve accomplished amazing things, and have so much more planned for the future. But best of all, we have you – our Tribe! If you’ve shimmied, sweated, laughed or just let it all out with us

Come Join Us for National Dance Day

National Dance Day was launched in 2010 and is an annual celebration that takes place on the last Saturday in July.  This grassroots campaign encourages Americans to embrace dance as a fun and positive way to combat obesity. Join us in celebrating this Saturday July 29th at FIT Tribe Academy from 9:30 – 10:30 am.

How modifying workouts makes your body better

Have you ever had to change the way you do an exercise because no matter how hard you try, you just can’t do it the way your instructor does? Feeling the burn is great, but feeling a lot of pain is not! That’s where modifying exercises comes into play. By making slight changes to the