february challenge

February Fitness Challenge

Starting February 1st, 2017 Sports West Personal Training challenges you to try new exercises, (see exercise list below ) and you'll get a chance to win prizes, including deals on massages or facials at Spa of the West, personal training sessions, Jungle Gym classes and more! See one of our trainers and/or fitness staff to get started!

 February 1 - 28, 2017


  • Attend a Functional Fitness Class (See Schedule for times)
  • Attend a Group Fitness Class of your choosing
  • Ask a fitness coach to measure your body fat percentage.
  • Walk on Woodway® treadmill for 5 min.
  • Do 2 sets of 10 reps on the assisted pull-up machine
  • Do 2 sets of 10 reps TRX® hip thrusts
  • Do 2 sets of 20 reps Resisted Side Steps
  • Do a ‘tightrope’ walk in the Jungle Gym area
  • Do 2 sets of 20 second wall sits with arms overhead
  • Do 2 sets of 15 reps overhead medicine ball slams
  • Complete 10 minutes of foam rolling
  • Attend a Pilates Demo Class (1st and 3rd Saturdays @ 11 AM)
  • Do Kettlebell Farmer’s Walk - 4 lengths of Space Station mat.
  • Do 3 sets of 30 reps TRX® lateral lunge
  • Do 2 sets ea. (l/r) of 15 reps small step up ankle cuff/cord adduction
  • Do 2 sets ea. (l/r) of 15 reps small step up ankle cuff/cord abduction
  • Do 2 sets ea. (l/r) of 15 reps small step up ankle cuff/cord hip flexion
  • Do 2 sets ea. (l/r) of 15 reps small step-up ankle cuff/cord hip extension
  • Do 2 sets ea. (l/r) of 15 reps pallof hold side steps
  • Complete 200 vertical feet on the Versa Climber®
  • Complete any Reno/Tahoe Senior Winter Games event

Personal Training News

  • February Fitness Challenge!

    See the info on this page - can you do it? Win prizes and challenge yourself at the same time!
  • Sports West Personal Trainer Amanda Patmas will be conducting Bikini Bootcamp February 14th - June 8th, 2017 - it's never too early to get ready for bikini weather! Bikini Camp will include:
    • 17 Week of Fun!
    • 34 Bootcamp Sessions!
    • Nutrition Guidance -
    • Sports West Bikini Babes Team (optional) prep for June 10th Nevada State Show
    • To register, please see the Front Desk. For more info, See Amanda!
  • Sign up now for our Youth Spring Break Fitness Camp! March 20 - 23 and March 27 - 30 2017. See Eric for more info!

Indoor Cycling News

New Class!

The latest addition to Sports West Cycling's classes is Cycle Yoga Fusion, Wednesdays 5:30 - 7:30 PM with Lori.
Get the best of Yoga & Cycling in one class! This class will combine a 60-minute segment of intense riding, then off to the Aerobics Room for a restorative, relaxing yoga session.

A nice way to improve flixibility and enhance your fitness by stretching and relaxing after a great cardio workout!


If you haven't tried it yet, be sure to check out Sports West Personal Trainer and Cycling Instructor Kyle Spector's Row -N- Ride classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 AM.

Row -N- Ride incorporates our new, cutting-edge MATRIX® IC7MX... bikes with our brand new Matrix® rowers for a full-body, hard-core workout! If you're looking for a new challenge that will push your fitness to the next level, this is for you, come check it out!

Next Cycling 101 Class

Want some more guidance on using the new Matrix equipment? Be sure to attend our next CYCLING 101 class at 8 AM on Saturday, March 4th, 2017 with Sports West Personal Trainer and Cycling Instructor Sandi Meyer

new cycling classes

   See Schedule for Class Times and Days

  Sports West Cycling Studio

ACTIVE AGING 101 Social Hour!

Be sure to join us!

Sports West is always striving to offer you the best health club experience. Join us for the Active Aging 101 Social Hour on the fourth Thursday of each month at 11 AM to learn about all the great programs that Sports West has to offer our seniors and special populations. Our Functional Fitness coaches will be in the lobby with muffins and fruit for you to enjoy. They'll also have handouts and schedules to inform you all about our exciting programs for our active aging members. We'll be happy to answer your questions!

If you miss this one, no worries! Sports West's Active Aging Social Hour will take place on the 4th Thursday of each month at 11 AM.

Sign up for our Sports West e-newsletter at the event, and you'll be entered into a drawing to win SWAC swag!

 THURSDAY, February 23rd, 2017

  11 AM - NOON

  Sports West Front Lobby.

 Free to all Sports West Members!

  See the Front Desk, and/or contact Sandi Meyer for more info.