Fitness events can be a lot of fun. They get like-minded people together, so you have the opportunity to make new friends, and you also have the chance to head to these events with a group of your friends who want to get fit alongside you. All over the world, there are strange but cool fitness events going on all year long, and some of them are listed below to help inspire you to join in on the fun.
Foam Glow 5K
You can find cities throughout the United States hosting the Foam Glow 5K, which is an event that is all about having fun while running and being covered in glowing foam under a blacklight. You certainly do not have to be a professional runner to join in on the fun and glow brightly while getting fit and trim. It is no surprise that this is one of the strange but cool fitness events that is growing in popularity quite rapidly.
Similar to the Foam Glow event, there are also plenty of Color Run events that you can participate in throughout cities in Canada and the United States at various times of the year. This is considered the happiest 5K in the world, and it is a family friendly fitness event that you can enjoy regardless of your experience as a runner. You start the race, which is 3.1 miles long, in a white shirt that the event hosts will provide, and you will then run through a variety of color stations along the route. You will end up covered in paint and look like a rainbow by the time you reach the finish line. At that point, a party ensues, so you can dance to your favorite songs and really let loose as you celebrate all that you have accomplished.
Biking is challenging, and so is swimming, so why not combine both? At Aquabiking events, you can try a new endurance sport that combines spinning and swimming classes. Popular throughout Europe, including Paris, you get into a pool and bike your way through the resistance created by the water. Your muscles will definitely feel the burn.
Keep an eye out for some of the strange but cool fitness events that might be happening in the coming months in your area. This is a great way to get away from the gym for a while, add some variety and fun to your routine, and test your limits in all new ways.