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Spring has sprung in Culver City, and it’s the perfect time to shake off the winter sluggishness and embrace the outdoors!

Here at Upper Ivy Apartments, we know the importance of staying active and healthy. Whether you’re a gym enthusiast or prefer soaking up the sunshine while you work out, we’ve got you covered with a variety of options to get your blood pumping this spring.


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Pump Up Your Routine at Upper Ivy’s Fitness Center

Staying active doesn’t have to mean venturing outside. Upper Ivy boasts a state-of-the-art fitness center equipped with top-notch cardio and weight training equipment.


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Embrace the Great Outdoors: Free and Fun Workouts

Culver City is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Take advantage of the warm weather and explore the city’s many parks and trails.

  • Lace up your running shoes: Lace up your running shoes and hit the scenic trails at Baldwin Hills. Enjoy the fresh air and breathtaking views of the city skyline as you get your heart rate up.
  • Join a community fitness class: Many parks in Culver City host free or low-cost fitness classes throughout the week. Look for options like yoga under the trees, boot camp sessions, or tai chi classes.
  • Grab your friends for a game: Organize a friendly game of basketball or volleyball at a nearby park. It’s a fun and social way to get some exercise and enjoy the sunshine.
  • Hit the beach: Feeling adventurous? Take a day trip to the nearby Venice Beach boardwalk and rent a bike for a scenic ride. Or, try your hand at stand-up paddleboarding in the calm waters of the Pacific Ocean.

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Spring Forward with Seasonal Activities

Spring is the perfect time to incorporate seasonal activities into your fitness routine.

  • Hike to new heights: Explore the scenic trails at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, offering breathtaking panoramic views and a challenging workout.
  • Beach volleyball anyone? Gather a group of friends and head to the beach for a friendly game of volleyball. Soak up the sun and enjoy the refreshing ocean breeze while getting a good workout.


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Fuel Your Fitness Journey

A healthy diet is essential for fueling your spring workouts. Take advantage of the fresh seasonal produce available at the Culver City Farmers Market to create delicious and nutritious meals that will keep you energized throughout the day. Here are some meal prep ideas:

  • Spring salads: Whip up vibrant salads packed with fresh spring vegetables like peas, asparagus, and strawberries.
  • Protein-packed bowls: Create a Buddha bowl with quinoa, grilled chicken, roasted vegetables, and a light vinaigrette dressing.
  • Smoothies on the go: Blend together fruits, yogurt, and spinach for a quick and refreshing post-workout smoothie.

Share Your Spring Fitness Journey!

We’d love to see how you’re staying active this spring! Share your favorite outdoor workout spots in Culver City or your healthy spring recipes on social media using #UpperIvySpringFitness. Let’s motivate each other and make the most of this beautiful season!

Ready to spring forward to fitness? At Upper Ivy Apartments, we provide the perfect environment to stay healthy and active all year round. Contact us today to learn more about our fitness center amenities and vibrant community.