Tuesday, September 10, 2013

The Movement Factory and a GIVEAWAY!!

If you've noticed my foursquare check-in's lately, you may have noticed that I've been doing a lot of Zumba lately. I tried Zumba over a year ago, and didn't like it. Turned out, it wasn't actually the workout that I didn't like, it was the instructor!! As with so many music-based workout, the instructor is really everything, and now that I've found the right one, I'm all aboard the booty-shaking train!!

So where have I been Zumba-ing? The Movement Factory! Based in Lakewood, I originally discovered The Movement Factory via a groupon that allowed me try out a number of classes for 30 days. My very first Zumba class with Bill, and I was hooked!! Now, if you're worried about your lack of coordination or rhythm, don't be!! While Zumba has some dance elements, it is more of an aerobic dance type workout. You may be a little lost in your first class, but you will definitely pick it up, and if you focus, you may even pick it up by the end of the first class!


Bill is in the red shorts in the top panel. His energy is absolutely contagious!! 

Besides Zumba, I also tried LaBlast, which is based on Dancing With The Stars. Its a slower pace than Zumba, so if you're intimated by trying a Zumba class, LaBlast may be a great place to start.

Since professing my LUUUURVVEEE for The Movement Factory, owner Alyssa was kind enough to sponsor a giveaway for my readers!! She is offering ONE LUCKY READER a 30-day unlimited class, valued at $69, which will give you access to all the following classes for 30 days!
- Co-Ed Yoga Stretch
- ZUMBA
- Pilates Mat
- Vinyasa Yoga
- LaBlast
- Masala Bhangra
- Ladies Booty Camp
- Dance Classes

In addition, The Movement Factory also offers Pilates Springboard and Barre classes, available for an additional fee. In more awesome news, The Movement Factory is expanding its space in October, and will have even MORE class offerings starting next month!!

So here's how you enter (you can do any or ALL of these):
1. Leave a comment letting me know which class you would like to try (1 entry)
2. Follow @TheMvmtFactory on twitter and leave me a comment letting me know you did so (1 entry)
3. Follow The Movement Factory on Facebook and leave me a comment letting me know you did so (1 entry)
4. Tweet "I want to win an unlimited pass to @TheMvmtFactory via @cleshopaholic http://goo.gl/kz39VI" and leave me a comment saying you did so (1 entry for each tweet, you can tweet this once a day!)
5. Update your Facebook Status with "I want to win an unlimited pass to The Movement Factory via cleshopaholic" and leave me a comment saying you did so (1 entry for each update, you can do this once a day). Please make sure you tag The Movement Factory in your update

The winner will be announced on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. 

Good luck!!

Disclosure: I received a 10% discount on my 10-class pass to The Movement Factory as a thank-you for spreading the word about this great gym. Needless to say, I am happy to do it, discount or not, because I LURVE the classes so much!! The Movement Factory has also provided the 30-day unlimited pass valued at $69 for this giveaway. 

36 comments:

Jessica @ Anchored in CLE said...

I definitely want to try Zumba! I am planning on checking out The Movement Factory ASAP once I move to Lakewood this weekend :)

Jessica @ Anchored in CLE said...

I'm following them on Twitter!

Jessica @ Anchored in CLE said...

I like them on Facebook now too.

Jessica @ Anchored in CLE said...

And I just tweeted!

Cortney said...

ZUMBA! or Booty Camp... I don't know they all sound great.

Cortney said...

Also! Followed and Tweeted.

Cortney said...

AAND Liked and posted! ;) Thanks to you and Movement Factory for the opportunity!

Jen said...

Ladies Booty Camp!!

Jen said...

..and I Liked and Followed Movement Factory.

rachel said...

Would love to try any of the yoga classes :)

rachel @ clefashionista said...

Like on Facebook and follow on Twitter!

rachel @ clefashionista said...

tweeted! https://twitter.com/CLEfashionista/status/377838053349277696

rachel @ clefashionista said...

https://www.facebook.com/CLEfashionista/posts/236003869881768

Facebooked!

Sarah said...

Booty Camp sounds like my kind of workout!

Sarah said...

I follow the MvmtFactory on Twitter (@Sarahcleimbach)

Sarah said...

I "like" the Movement Factory on FB

Nikki Schiro said...

I think I'm ready to try Zumba.

Sarah said...

I tweeted! (@Sarahcleimbach)

rachel @ clefashionista said...

https://twitter.com/CLEfashionista/status/378143843817762816

tweeted today:)

Cortney said...

ew i did it again ;) tweeted and status update

Jen @ Why CLE? said...

I would love the vinyasa yoga.

Jen @ Why CLE? said...

Following The Movement Factory on Twitter.

Jen @ Why CLE? said...

Tweeted!

Brittany Jones said...

I would love to try the LaBlast class!

Brittany Jones said...

Following on Twitter!

Brittany Jones said...

Tweeted!

Sarah said...

I tweeted today!

Jessica @ Anchored in CLE said...

Tweeted (Saturday)

Jenn Vojta said...

Masala Bhangra for sure,

Jenn Vojta said...

I tweeted!

Jenn Vojta said...

I liked them on Facebook!

JennVojta said...

I tweeted!

Jenn Vojta said...

Oops I meant I followed them on Twitter!

jjgirl7593 said...

I LUUUUUUUUUUUUURVE Zumba and would LOVE to try it at the Movement Factory!

jjgirl7593 said...

I "liked" them on Facebook and also followed them on Twitter! ... I also tweeted that I wanted to win an unlimited pass!

Sarah said...

I tweeted today!