Best of Lei Chic 2008: Hawaiian Punch
As we get set to ring in 2009, Lei Chic is taking a look back into our archives and bringing you some of the best stories we published during 2008. Enjoy and see you next year!
Originally published October 7, 2008
Gym (accusingly): What happened? You haven’t been around much. You promised we’d see each other at least three times a week.
You: It’s not me, it’s you. My eyes glaze over at the thought of another 20 minutes on one of your hamster wheels or 10 more reps on a sweaty machine. I’m so bored with our routine.
Gym (sulkily): Is there someone else?
You: Actually, yes. It’s the nine-week Get KUT Kickboxing Ultimate Training program at Martial Arts Family Fitness Hawai‘i. They’re totally dedicated to me – six days a week of cardio, kickboxing, conditioning, flexibility training and individual nutritional counseling – and I feel like a lightweight champion.
Gym (wounded): Maybe the new “EZ Fit Xpress” package will get you back in my corner.
You: News flash! Getting in shape isn’t “EZ.” Your idea of personalized attention is a 20-minute sales pitch and a coupon for protein powder. I just need more commitment than that.
Gym (angrily): That's a low blow.
You: Plus, the Hapkido martial arts background I’m getting will help me defend my title for years to come.
Gym (jilted): So our future together is down for the count?
You: What, you've never seen a knockout before?
Kickboxing Ultimate Training (KUT) Program is at Martial Arts Family Fitness-Hawai‘i, 2600 S. King Street, Suite 202 (in Puck’s Alley), 808.949.0749. More info at www.MAFFHawaii.com
Watch KGMB9's Living Lei Chic segment on the Get KUT program here.
Posted on Wednesday, December 31, 2008 in Permalink