"Gym Rat Race" Combines Vacation With Healthy Competition in Paradise

- Feb. 16-20 Mexican retreat offers tough beach challenge, plus plenty of relaxation -

Sep 22, 2011, 12:03 ET from My Destination Wellness

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- My Destination Wellness is bringing the gym to the beach with a vacation-meets-fitness challenge called the "Gym Rat Race" in Riviera Maya, Mexico, February 16-20, 2012.

A leading provider of fitness vacations and partner of Funjet Vacations, My Destination Wellness presents the Gym Rat Race as a way for gym-goers and those sticking to New Year's Resolutions to get tropical vacations during the winter months, while continuing their fitness agendas. Plus, with many Americans participating in tough, mud and obstacle runs, Gym Rat Race offers a unique fitness challenge in paradise.

The Gym Rat Race package includes exercise classes and personal training and evaluation sessions, as well as healthy meals and cooking demonstration with take-home recipes. The Gym Rat Race schedule leaves plenty of free time for entertainment and socializing.

Reservations and registrations for the Gym Rat Race can be made individually or in teams of six (6) from local gyms or workout groups. Registration forms, with package rates based on room type and including gourmet all-inclusive resort accommodations and airport transportation, as well as the Gym Rat Race activities, can be found at www.MyDestinationWellness.com.

Registration forms should be emailed to GymRatRace@MyDestinationWellness.com. During the registration process, guests can easily add airfare to the Gym Rat Race package with Funjet Vacations, book pre- or post-event travel, or add excursions and tours for their time in Mexico.

About My Destination Wellness vacations

With a customized approach that extends beyond the vacation, My Destination Wellness adds fitness and nutrition plans overseen by "Wellness Concierges" to stays at El Dorado Royale or El Dorado Casitas Royale, By Karisma. My Destination Wellness provides beach-side exercise classes, personal training, and Chef-prepared healthy meals. My Destination Wellness vacations may be booked with a travel agent or on www.FunJet.com.

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