Sports Core Health and Racquet Club Offers Fitness Experiences with Rock Steady Boxing Designed to Aid Patients with Parkinson’s
KOHLER, Wis. – September 12, 2019 – Sports Core Health and Racquet Club, a longstanding fitness facility and wellness resource serving the Sheboygan County community, is adding Rock Steady to its offering – a specialty boxing program designed to enhance and improve quality of life for people who are battling Parkinson’s disease. The classes are inspired by the training professional boxers receive and are tailored to each guest.
“Rock Steady boxing classes provide a unique type of exercise to help people who have Parkinson’s gain some steadiness and fight back against the disease,” said Kevin Donnelly, Manager Sports Core. “Our well-trained coaching staff focuses on improving our guests physically, as well as building their confidence.” Open to men and women of all ages and levels of ability, courses can involve stretching, bicycling, running, jump-roping, push-ups, balancing and non-contact boxing.
The Rock Steady boxing program adds to the growing collection of fitness activities at Sports Core, as well as contributing to the burgeoning portfolio of wellness experiences at Destination Kohler. Well-known for its robust tennis program, Sports Core offers multiple high-intensity fitness classes such as, Code Red, Boot Camp, TRX, and SPINTERVAL. Guests can also enjoy a stop at Take 5 Café, which offers a healthy selection of food and beverages to help replenish the body.
On the heels of its continued commitment to wellness to area residents and Destination Kohler guests, Sports Core is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Starting October 7 through November 22, membership enrollment is $40. New and existing members are welcomed to celebrate the milestone at the November 15th anniversary party from 6–9p.m., featuring champagne, hors d’oeuvres and live music.
About Rock Steady Boxing Inc.
Rock Steady Boxing Inc., a non-profit organization, was founded in Indianapolis in 2006 with six participants. Participation has steadily increased to more than 155 members today, including men and women ranging in age from 35 to 90. Classes are geared to people at all stages of Parkinson’s disease. Multiple volunteers contribute their time and talents to assist with the classes. For additional information about Rock Steady Boxing classes at Sports Core, email KEVIN.DONNELLY@kohler.com. Additional information about Rock Steady Boxing Inc. and Parkinson’s disease is available at rocksteadyboxing.org.
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About Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate Group
The Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate profile includes The American Club, boasting the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel in the Midwest, and world-renowned championship golf venues Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run. It’s sister property, The Old Course Hotel, golf resort & spa in St Andrews, Scotland, the birthplace of golf. It is recognized as one of the most luxurious resorts in the world.
About Destination Kohler
Herb Kohler created Kohler Co.’s Hospitality & Real Estate Group with the reclamation of The American Club, the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel in the Midwest, and then built world-renowned championship golf courses, The Straits and The Irish at Whistling Straits and The River and Meadow Valleys at Blackwolf Run. The resort is named one of the top three golf resorts in North America, by Golf Digest. Kohler Waters Spa is the only Forbes Five-Star spa in Wisconsin and one of 64 in the world. The resort features 12 dining establishments from the Four-Star Immigrant Restaurant to traditional pub fare of The Horse & Plow as well as River Wildlife. Herb Kohler believes River Wildlife, located in the forest and on the river, on an early Winnebago encampment, has the best country gourmet dining in the United States. The resort is located in the Village of Kohler, Wisconsin, one hour north of Milwaukee and two and a half hours north of Chicago.