The Edge April Newsletter

Programs & Information
EDGE MyZone users burned 212,831 calories in Week 1!
Les Mills New Releases (All locations): Les Mills new releases are coming over the next few weekends. Check out our classes for all new music and choreography!
Saturday, April 8th: BodyAttack, BodyPump, and SPRINT
Saturday, April 15th: CXWorx, BodyStep, and BodyFlow
Saturday, April 22nd: BodyCombat, BodyVive, and RPM
Keiser Bike Releases (W. Twin Oaks): Join us Sunday, April 23rd for the grand opening of the EDGE Indoor Cycling Studio featuring our brand new Keiser M3i Indoor Cycling Bikes! This will be the first opportunity to try out these new cutting-edge, MyZone compatible bikes! More details to come. Follow us on Facebook for the most up to date information as it becomes available.
Learn to Play Tennis (Essex): Interested in learning to play tennis? Learn to Play is taught by David Gold. This is a progressive program that is designed to teach you all the skills of tennis and get you playing points within a few months. Classes are an active learning environment to try a new sport and get a great workout doing it! Sign up at the front desk or online for a 4-week session at a reduced introductory rate.
Mondays 6:30-7:30pm or Saturdays 9:30-10:30am
Fees: $60 for members, $80 for nonmembers
Tri-Athlete Swim Clinic (Eastwood): A swim clinic designed for athletes looking to improve their swimming efficiency, endurance, and confidence in the water. Coach Maria Cimonetti will lead you through twice a week workouts which include: stroke technique instruction and drill work, endurance training, pacing and speed sets, as well as triathlon specific swim skills. 10 or 5 punch pass options available. Sessions run March 9th – June 2nd. Click here for full pricing and information.
Couples Therapy (All locations): This is our BEST deal for couples to personal train together. Get 12 workouts for $750. Contact for booking.
New Personal Trainer (Essex): Welcome Stephanie Preedom! Stephanie received her B.S. in Exercise and Movement Science from the University of Vermont and is a certified personal trainer. She is passionate about helping teens and adults who are new to exercise or looking to get back into a routine. She designed and founded Fit Moms, a prenatal exercise class, which is hosted by the Northwestern Medical Center. Stephanie lives in Saint Albans with her husband and two daughters, Emma and Juliana.
Fitness Consultation (W. Twin Oaks): The EDGE Fitness Department is here to help you reach your goals. We can help design a program for you, work with your physical therapist or doctor to get you back up and running. Our specialties include weight loss, muscle & strength gain, functional strength, cardiovascular conditioning, yoga, and sport-specific training. Contact Scott at for a complimentary consultation.
Run Coaching (W. Twin Oaks): Are you ready for the Vermont City Marathon? Consult with Jamie Sheahan, an accomplished Marathoner and Registered Dietitian for the EDGE. From 5Ks to marathons, we can help make it a fun, safe and successful experience. Contact Jamie at for package options.
American Red Cross – Water Safety Instructor Course: Please see our flying for our Water Safety Instructor course:
Swim Like a Fool Meet Recap (Williston): On April 1, 53 swimmers ages 20-88 participated in the annual Masters Swim Meet. The meet was combined with the Vermont Senior Games swimming competition, creating a festive and supportive event filled with friendly competition and great spirit!
Edge member highlights included two strong swims by Jean Archabald, age 88; a great 100 butterfly race between our two youngest competitors, Logan Hall-Potvin and Rekio Maeda, both 20; Michael Kiey completing his first 100 individual medley at age 77; and a return visit (and excellent swims) from former Williston Masters Head Coach, Kim Fry. Many of our Edge Masters Swimmers were awarded gold, silver and bronze medals from the Vermont Senior Games, including Terry and Rebecca Ryan, Betsy Knox, Lee-Ann Banks, and Jim Frazier. Congratulations to all!

Children’s Programs

Playspace – New Rates!: The Edge offers quality on-site care for your children for up to 2 hours a day at any of our facilities. All of our caregivers are CPR and AED certified. We are a nut free facility and take children ages 6 weeks and up. Now, get childcare in the Playspace for a little over $1 a day when you sign up for EFT (automatic monthly payment).

Member Rates:

EFT (Automatic Monthly Payment):

$49 plus $15 for each additional child. EFT must be a minimum of 3 months. OR

$14 per child daily, or 1 month for $65 plus $25 for each additional child.

Guest Rates: $25 per child daily drop in rate
Contact for more information.
Kids & Fitness and Kindergarten Readiness Program Fall Enrollment 2017-2018 (All locations): It’s hard to believe, but it’s time to start thinking about 2017-2018 Fall Enrollment! Kids & Fitness and our Kindergarten Readiness Program are both open for enrollment. Follow the links below to register or get on the waitlist ASAP – spots are going fast! To learn more about our Kids & Fitness program or Kindergarten Readiness Program, email

April Break Swim Lessons (Essex): Offering a variety of Group Swimming Lessons from April 24-28th! Check out our flyer for full details:
April Break Tennis Camp (W. Twin Oaks): Join us for drills, game play and fun during the week of April School Vacation, 4/24-4/28! Camps will run 9:00am-Noon for ages 12 and under, and 1:00pm-4:00pm for ages 12-18.
1 week fee: $250 for members, $325 for non-members
Contact Kevin Lizzo at for additional information.
April Break Tennis Camp (Essex): Save 10% if you register one week prior to April 24th. Camps will focus on skill training (strokes and serves), simulated game play and match play tactics, and strategies for singles and doubles play. Please register at the front desk in Essex. Space is limited – contact for more information.
Ages 8-13: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Ages 14-18: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
*Great camp for high school players to get some extra court time and match play experience. High school camps will focus on match play and will offer tournament style round robin play throughout the week.*
Fees: $50 for members, $65 for nonmembers (per day)
High School Tennis Player Specials (Essex):
– Private Lessons: 10% off 1 lesson or 4-packs of private lessons throughout April and May. Contact to purchase your lesson or 4-pack.
– 10% off all Wilson racquet purchases, Wilson shoes, racquet restringing and accessory items throughout April and may at the Edge in Essex Pro Shop. Please contact David Gold at for more information.
– 10% off the April Break Tennis Camp in Essex taking place April 24-28.
Essex Aquatics Lessons & Courses:
South Burlington Aquatics Lessons & Courses:
Swimming Lessons (Williston): Please see the new lesson schedules for sessions beginning in Jaunary:
2017 Camp EDGE: Our 2017 Camp EDGE programming is out! This year’s weekly themes include Vermont Adventures, Mad Scientist Week, and Circus week, among many more! In addition to each week’s special theme (see the 2017 Camp Booklet below), campers will enjoy free exploration, group games, crafts, swimming, and more! For more information, view our camp booklet below. Please contact with any questions.
Spartan Kids Camp (W. Twin Oaks): Join us the weeks of July 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st for obstacle course racing, swimming, hip/hop dancing (full day), yoga (full day), tennis (full day), and healthy snack making (full day) with our Registered Dietitian. Half and Full Day options.
Half Day: 8:30am-12:30pm – $250 per week
Full Day: 8:30am-5:00pm – $350 per week
Contact for more information or to register!
Summer Tennis Camp (Essex): Smaller courts, shorter racquets, and balls that bounce lower. Now, it’s easier for kids to play the game and develop a love for the sport right from the start!
Orange Ball Camps – Ages 6-8*: Balls bounce 50% slower than regular balls so kids can hit the ball at the right height using the correct stroke. The slower speed means more success for younger children, making their experience positive and fun. All levels welcome. Camps run 8:30am-12:30pm, Monday through Friday. Weeks offered: June 26-30, July 5-7 (3 days), July 17-21, August 7-11.
*Make it a full day camp by enrolling in Camp Edge for the afternoon for an extra $75 for members and $80 for nonmembers.
Green Ball Camps – Ages 9-11: Balls bounce 25% slower than regular balls but look like a traditional tennis ball. Kids have longer rallies and hit more balls during game play. More success, confidence, and lots of fun! All levels welcome. Camps run 8:30am-12:30pm, Monday through Friday. Weeks offered: June 19-23, July 5-7 (3 days), July 10-14, July 31-August 4, August 14-18. Camp fees: 5 Day week – $200 for members, $250 for nonmembers. 3 Day Week – $120 for members, $150 for nonmembers.
Register for Orange Ball or Green Ball camps online through
or stop by the Edge in Essex Front Desk. Please contact Tammy Azur ( for more information.
Afternoon Competitive Camps – Ages 12-18: Offered every week from 1-5pmstarting June 19th through August 18th. This camp is for the intermediate to advanced player who is motivated to improve his or her game. Players in this camp will be enrolled on the summer team including practices and weekly match play for the weeks they attend at no extra charge. Fees: $275 for members, $325 for nonmembers per week.
*March Special: 10% off all camps or Buy 2 weeks, get one free* if you register before March 31st. Registration begins March 10th online or at the front desk at the Edge in Essex. Please contact Tammy Azur ( with any questions.
For more detailed information, see our flyer:
Summer Tennis Camp (W. Twin Oaks): Join us for a variety of tennis camps at our W. Twin Oaks location this summer! Contact Kevin Lizzo at for more information and pricing on any of our camps!
Junior Tennis Camp: 9:30am-1:30pm. Join us at W. Twin Oaks for tennis drills and games from 9:00am-noon, and a supervised lunch and swim at our outdoor pool from noon-1:30pm.
Junior Tennis Team: Join us for practice twice a week, with match play on Fridays!
Tour Camp: Join us MondayFriday, from 12:30pm-5:30pm, for tennis instruction, match play, workouts and fun! Available for ages 13-18.