Kickboxing for kids @ LARA’s Place
3A Jalan 17/45, PJ (03 7956 8768/www. larasplace.my). Every Monday, let your kids head to LARA’S Place in a bid to get fit. Instill discipline, determination and strength into them as they learn the basics of this form of martial arts. Courtesy of the vastly experienced Sensei Tony, kids are put through an array of interactive drills, making this an exciting activity for your child (six years old and above). Every Monday, 6.30-7.30pm. RM120 per month.
Foam Party @ Hard Rock Hotel Penang
Batu Ferringhi Beach, Penang (04 8812 155/penang.hardrockhotels.net). Tired of boring, same old routines on Saturdays? Well, Hard Rock Hotel Nov 30-Dec 4, 8.30am-6.30pm. (Early bird until Nov 15) One day, RM150, Week, RM550; (Regular price) One day, RM180, Week, RM600.
Kids Golf World Championships @ Palm Resort Golf & Country Club
Palm Resort Golf & Country Club, Senai, Johor (www.malaysiakidsgolf.com). The competition, which will be held for the fourth consecutive year in Malaysia, is the international version of the prestigious US Kids Golf tournament. This event provides an excellent platform for upcoming talents aged 18 and below to compete among their peers, earn world amateur ranking points and be introduced into the international golf scene. Participants however are only allowed to compete in this prestigious event following an invite from the Tournament Committee or if participants are holders of the US Kids Golf Status Card. Nonetheless, visitors are encouraged to join the fun and stand the chance to witness Malaysia’s very own Tiger Woods in the making. Dec 16-18. Fee for competitors, USD250.
Plaza Tugu Negara, KL (www.garfieldrun.com.my). Everybody’s favourite cat may not exactly be associated with fitness as Garfield prefers lie-downs to sit-ups. Even so, it’s never too late to make a change and get healthy. Join Garfield as he sprints in the outdoors for the first
November 2015 - January 2016
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It’s a Hit!
Rooftop, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Bandar Utama, PJ (03 7727 2576/www.hit.com.my). Accessed via the High Street lift in 1 Utama Shopping Centre, It’s a Hit! batting cages offer a great opportunity to practise your swings via automated pitching machines. Baseball enthusiasts can also hang out at the rooftop garden and dome. It’s a little difficult to find; just to be sure, check out the website’s amusing instructions. Mon-Fri, 12noon-10.30pm; Sat-Sun, 10am-10.30pm. Prices start from RM5 for 15 balls.
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Kelawar Junior Cricket Club
PJ Palms Sports Centre, 1 Lorong Sultan, PJ (012 322 2866/kelawarcc.hitscricket.com). Better known as a gentleman’s game, cricket has yet to receive the equal level of attention that it has gathered in nations such as India, Australia and England. However, the Malaysian Australian New Zealand Association (MANZA) aims to rev up Malaysia’s love for cricket with Kelawar Junior Cricket Club. Interactive fielding, batting, bowling and training sessions are provided for those from seven to 15 years
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The Swashbucklers Fencing Club
First floor, Jalan PJU 1/3D, Sunway Mas Commercial Centre, PJ (016 682 0870/ www.fencing4all.com). Parry! Thrust! The evocatively named Swashbuckler’s Fencing Club offers all things fencing, from classes and workshops to fencing competitions and holiday fencing camps for children. Suitable for those aged six years and above. Group glasses for children and youth under 19 years old, RM110 per month. Check website for schedule.