Blog

Our blog is the way we connect with you. Whether we are bragging on a member's achievements, divulging gym tips, examining an interesting topic or sharing how we REALLY feel about something - we select each post because we are passionate about what we do at City Gym.

City Gym Management Team

As we enter into a new year at City Gym and begin to see increased traffic, we like to provide a few reminders and tips to ensure that each CGKC member continues to have a pleasant workout each time they walk through our doors. We all know the gym can be chaotic after the new year, but give it time -- it will slow down. Thank you for your patience, and most importantly your continued membership!

 

Thomas J. Teter, DC

We have spent some time discussing the many methods of stretching, the effects of each type of method, and the potential benefits of their use. Now in our final installment we should discuss when to include the specific types of stretching into your warmup routine.

 

Tiffany Walsh, Marketing Manager & Lindsay C., Member

Every month we highlight one of our partners, staff or members. Since many people are "in the zone" while working out, we realize members don't  always have time for small talk. Our monthly spotlight is just one way we try to connect our members and fulfill our commitment to community.

 

Moving the People of KC

 

 

 

 

 

Hailee Bland-Walsh, Owner, Founder - City Gym

As the Holidays approach, I wanted to pen you a light and happy letter about this being the season to be hopeful, to give generously, love openly, and all kinds of sweet nothings. But, the truth is, I'm having a hard time being light and happy. I am nothing if not authentic, so rather than fake my way through a sugar-coated note, I'm gonna just speak from my heart. 

In light of recent events; Standing Rock, Aleppo, an uptick in hate based crimes, something in me died. My flame burns a little less bright. I don't say that dramatically, but it is a matter of fact.

Chet M. (Instructor) & Tiffany Walsh (Marketing)

If you happen to be working out on a Sunday morning between 10:15 and 11:15, you may encounter loud music emanating from the group fitness room…and if you peek in, you may see a passionate, old Asian guy whooping it up in the Sunday morning Zumba class. That “old guy” is Chet Mayekawa and he has just completed his first year as a regular instructor at City Gym.

Song selection is extremely important to Chet. “Just because a song is Latin-based, it doesn’t mean it’s the right song for Zumba.

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