8/8/2013 12:10 P.M. ET
First-ever Yoga Sessions to be Held at Fenway Park
"FenwaYoga" Event Presented by Equinox and Anue by New Balance; Proceeds to Benefit the Red Sox Foundation's Red Sox Scholars and RBI Youth Baseball & Softball Programs
By / MLB.com
The Red Sox Foundation will hold the first-ever yoga sessions at Fenway Park on Monday, September 23. "FenwaYoga Presented by Equinox and Anue by New Balance" will raise funds for two of the foundation's cornerstone programs, the Red Sox Scholars Program and the RBI Youth Baseball and Softball Programs.
Two classes, taught by Equinox instructors at sunrise and sunset, will accommodate 222 participants along the warning track each session. The classes are geared towards all levels of experience. Each participant must commit to raising a minimum of $250 for the foundation. There will be prizes awarded for the top three fundraisers.
Those interested in signing up for the class can register at fenwayoga.com.
The Red Sox Scholars Program provides college scholarships, tutoring, mentoring, and enrichment programs to academically talented, financially disadvantaged Boston public middle school students. The RBI Youth Baseball and Softball Program serves more than 2,000 inner city teens each summer using the sport to promote healthy choices and valuable life-skills.
Equinox operates 62 upscale, full-service clubs in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, Boston, Dallas and Washington, DC, as well as two international locations in London and Toronto. The company offers an integrated selection of Equinox-branded programs, services and products, including strength and cardio training, group fitness classes, personal training, spa services and products, apparel and food/juice bars. Since its inception in 1991, Equinox has developed a lifestyle brand that represents service, value, quality, expertise, innovation, attention to detail, market leadership and results.
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