With just 9 days of shopping left until Christmas, we're looking to get creative! Check out some of these gift ideas for those who like to stay active all year round. 


If you’re gifting to the active elf, why not help them explore more fitness fun in Southwest Michigan? Here’s a few ideas for the elf that’s more into cardio than candy!



Located beside 1st and 2nd holes of Harbor Shores Golf Club, the RAC (for short) is an upscale, urban and contemporary facility where members experience a state-of-the-art fitness facility, innovative programing and unique features like in-house massage therapy and a café. For the holiday season, gift givers can purchase memberships or services like massage. 



Near the St. Joseph lakefront, South Shore Health and Racquet club offers indoor and outdoor tennis courts, fitness center, and an indoor heated pool. There’s programming for all ages, from tots swim classes to trainers who can work with an older population. This season, there’s some awesome options in addition to gifting membership!  

'12 Days of Fitness Punch Card' - $40
This entitles them to full membership capabilities, using the pool, playing tennis, or fitness classes. Up to 12 visits, valid through January 31st.

TRX Punch Card' - $70 (nonmembers) / $30 (members)
10 TRX or Bootcamp class at South Shore, on your schedule, with no expiration date!



Located in downtown St. Joseph, Yoga Life offers yoga for the entire community. It is an Ashtanga based, alignment focused, Power/Vinyasa studio, with a full class schedule. Gift cards are available in any denomination, and are good for class passes, or even partial class punch cards.



The Y is located on Hollywood Road in St. Joseph, and houses an indoor pool, racquetball courts, fitness center, and tons of youth programming. You can find their full program schedule here. This season, the Y is offering gift certificates in any denomination, offer your recipients a chance to explore the facility or take advantage of kid’s classes like swim, dance, and sports.  Gift certificates can be used for membership or program fees!




 The downtown St. Joseph fitness studio was the “Best Ensemble” winner at our Live Manneuqin event on December 2nd! For a limited time, swing by the Welcome Center for some free trial passes, perfect for tying on to a gift (while supplies last). Maddog 5/1 specializes in group fitness classes like “Fire Barre”, personal training, and uses revolutionary equipment like RealRyder bikes and TRX Suspension Training.