We know that you’ve probably found yourself at home on your couch more than usual. But just because you’re social distancing doesn’t mean you can’t stay active. We have a number of fitness classes, programs, and events for you to try!
Climbing the Curve - A Virtual Climbing Challenge
Have you ever thought of climbing Mount Rainier in Washington or reaching the summit of Denali in Alaska? Urbandale Parks and Recreation has come up with a great way to check those off your list without leaving the metro. The Climbing Competition begins on June 29 and ends August 9. Register at any time during the competition (but register by July 16 to be eligible for a t-shirt)!
Urbandale Rocks - Rock Painting Kit
This kit includes everything you need to create your own outdoor artwork, including rocks, paint supplies, and outdoor sealant! Keep your rocks to brighten up your outdoor space, or helps us decorate our garden spaces when we are able to re-open !Kits will be delivered via contact free delivery on June 8, June 29, and July 20. Participants delivery date will vary based on date of registration. Registration ends July 13th. Click here to learn more about pricing, or register for this program.
Self Care Spa Kit
Self-care is important to help maintain a healthy relationship with yourself, and a spa night is a great way to treat yourself at home. Our Self Care Spa Kit comes with items to pamper yourself from head to toe; soothe your senses with a luscious bath bomb, soften hands and feet with an exfoliating scrub, and don’t forget to rejuvenate with a collagen under eye mask. With a few delicious treats thrown in to enjoy while you relax, this kit is ready to help you enjoy a relaxing home spa experience. Kits will be delivered via contact free delivery on Friday, June 12th. Register for this program here!
Where in the Parks Am I?
From May to October 2020, we will be featuring different parks and encouraging everyone to get outside and enjoy the 56 parks and more than 50 miles of trails Urbandale offers! Every Monday we’ll provide a new clue and photo on Facebook about the park we’re highlighting. At the end of the month, you’ll have the ability to guess which park we are featuring. If you figure it out, submit the answers to us via our online form and you’ll have a chance to win a prize! Learn more, submit your answers, and see all the rules here.
Virtual 50K Race
A virtual challenge is a challenge that can be accomplished from any location and any workout you choose. You can run, walk, jog, follow a workout video, lift weights in your basement, etc. As long as you stay active, you’ll conquer the challenge! Learn more about the Go the Social Distance 50k - Virtual Challenge here!