Rio Rancho and Albuquerque Community Members Invited to Grand Opening on January 19
RIO RANCHO — (January 8, 2019) — CrossFit Thunderhawk Kids and Teens, a physician-owned program that focuses on developing a love of fitness in children ages 5-17, invites the Albuquerque and Rio Rancho communities to visit their new location in Rio Rancho for a grand opening on Saturday, January 19 from 10 AM – 2 PM.
The new gym, located at 6080 Zenith Ct. Suite 102 in Rio Rancho, consists of 6,664 square feet of space, including a 30’ Ninja Rig, and allows for multiple coaching sessions to be held at the same time. The facility also offers a common waiting area for kids and parents, free coffee, and the personalized attention that characterizes a family-oriented box.
“We are excited to have this new facility for our certified CrossFit Level 1 and Kid coaches to help young people attain fitness and off-season sports goals this year,” said founder and co-owner Javier Hernandez, M.D. “We can’t wait to use this new facility to help improve the lives of kids and teens in our community.”
The box opened to the public on January 2 with an extended schedule, including an additional 20 classes per month.
The grand opening party will include a ribbon cutting ceremony by Rio Rancho Mayor Greg Hull, music by DJ Donny D, food from Green Growler Smoothies and Kimo’s Hawaiian BBQ, and live printing of custom apparel by Ink Theory. Several members of the health and wellness community will be making presentations or will be available for consultation, including:
– Dr. Amanda Smith, Chiropractic Sports Physician of New Mexico Chiropractic Center
– Trish Hoffman, Retired Lieutenant of APD and Founder of Women Against Crime
– Foot & Ankle Specialists of New Mexico
– G&M Medical Center
“This new facility will provide families with a fun and healthy option to help enhance their child’s development,” said founder and co-owner Antinelly Soto-Hernandez, M.D. “We are looking forward to helping our community in a positive manner.”
CrossFit Thunderhawk Kids and Teens plans to add more programming to their schedule in the new facility, including a Parents’ Night Out Friday event from 6-9PM once a month starting in February.
For more information or to see the gym’s schedule, please visit www.crossfitthunderhawk.com.
About CrossFit Thunderhawk Kids and Teens
CrossFit Thunderhawk Kids and Teens is a fitness program designed to promote a lifelong love of fitness for kids and teens in Rio Rancho. The program was founded by physicians in 2016, and continues to focus on developing good fitness habits, health and personal development in children ages 5-17.