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August 11, 2017

We are pleased to announce our new Director of Healthy Living for the Jim and Heather Gills branch, Angela Glenn! Angela brings over ten years experience within the Health and Fitness industry, including over six years as a Fitness Coordinator for Premier Health and Fitness and two years as Wellness Director for the Capital Region YMCA in Tallahassee. She is a certified Personal Trainer and also served in the Army National Guard. We sat down with Angela and talked about what makes her so passionate about the Y, and how eager she is to work with members at Jim & Heather Gills YMCA

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At the YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg, it's important to us to highlight our employees when they do exemplary work and truly embody our mission, vision and values. Character is what counts at the Y, where our values—caring, honesty, respect and responsibility—shape our culture. Here is a great story of caring and responsibility about one of our employees: 

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Resistance bands are an awesome tool for affordable and functional fitness on-the-go! Bands aren’t just for beginners, and they can equip you to have a successful workout nearly anywhere. From the hotel room to the gym, grab a resistance band and prepare to strengthen and tone your muscles for a total body workout. Check out our sample workout you can do! 

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The YMCAs of Tampa Bay have teamed up with the Tampa Bay Rays for our third YMCA Day at the Rays. Our Y invites you to show your support and raise awareness for our "Be Water Smart from the Start" initiative on Sunday, August 6 when the Rays take on the Milwaukee Brewers. The state of Florida leads the nation in drowning deaths for children under the age

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Glow in the Dark RPM

June 16, 2017

In honor of July 13th being the start of a LesMills Launch Week, come join us for an invigorating ride - Glow in the Dark RPM! With great music pumping and the group spinning as one, your instructor takes you on a journey of hill climbs, sprints and flat riding. What a workout! Are you up to the challenge? 

 

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"I appreciated that the Y not only worked to advance its own cause, but it embraced and uplifted other organizations involved in complementary work," she recalls. That collaborative spirit inspired both Susan and her husband, Markus, to get involved.

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The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is proud to announce the appointment of Alexandra Feinberg to the YMCA Board of Directors. Alexandra’s leadership will aid in the shaping of the Y’s strategic direction, as well as the guide the growth of the Y’s advancement in youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

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Night with the Rowdies!

April 11, 2017

Join us for another YMCA Night at the Rowdies on April 22, at 7:30 pm as the Rowdies face off with the Charleston Battery! You can buy tickets at these branches for a discounted price...

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