While spring means many things in Boston, from Opening Day at Fenway Park to the Boston Marathon and beyond, it also acts as a harbinger for outdoor workouts. In this wellness news, New Balance launches its new Fresh Foam Zante v3 Boston running shoe and a very special dance/fitness event and the Red Lion Inn offers a can’t-miss yoga retreat.
New Balance Launches “This is Boston” Running Campaign & New Fresh Foam Sneaker
Local fitness powerhouse New Balance will launch a limited-edition training shoe, the purple and black Fresh Foam Zante v3 Boston with a subtle stars and stripes motif, on April 3 ahead of the Boston Marathon. For the first time, New Balance will host a “This Is Boston” Daybreaker dance event at Fenway Park on April 14 with local New Balance Ambassadors Aly Raymer and Eliza Shirazi to not only celebrate the campaign, but also welcome visitors to Boston. The workout will last from 6-7 a.m. with a dance party continuing until 9 a.m. New Balance Flagship Store, 140 Guest St., 857-316-2130
Strike a Pose at the Red Lion Inn’s Relax & Refresh Yoga Weekend
Prepare to get your ‘om’ in the Berkshires this spring thanks to the much-needed Relax and Refresh yoga weekend at the Red Lion Inn on May 5 and 6. Guests of the inn can join health coach Kat Whitney for hikes at Laurel Hill and daily yoga classes with plenty of free time for exploring the region built into the weekend. The special package includes a two-night stay, yoga sessions, and more. 30 Main St., Stockbridge, 413-298-5545
Exhale Battery Wharf Gets Set to Launch Spin Studio
Fans of Core Fusion and Power Yoga will be excited that the Exhale at Battery Wharf will be launching a dedicated spin studio with 35 bikes in late May. 2 Battery Wharf, 617-603-3100