A Quick Q&A with a Stroller Strides Member: Part 2
Stroller Strides means something different to everyone, and yet there are many common themes members tend to agree on. Community, friendship, support, encouragement, camaraderie, social outlet; these are just a few of the ways members describe Stroller Strides. For every unique experience there is a story waiting to be shared.
This story belong to Kyleigh Shipp. Kyleigh is a member in Parker and SE Aurora, Colorado. Read below how Stroller Strides has changed her life.
1. How long have you been a part of Stroller Strides?
I joined Strides when my son Benson was 6 months old- in the summer of 2014. I would have joined earlier if I had known about this amazing group!
2. How many kids do you have?
My son Benson turns 3 in February.
3. Why did you join Stroller Strides?
I was looking for a place to feel included. I wanted to get outside and share my love for fitness and health with other Mom's that were at the same place in their life.
4. What keeps you coming back to Stroller Strides?
I have never felt more connected to a group, and the bond that I have with these Mom's is authentic. The workout is so effective in building strength and staying fit. Not only do we get an awesome workout, it is fun and encouraging to conquer goals with your friends. I feel connected to the Moms and I feel connected to their kids. My son has developed friendships with the kids and he looks forward to seeing them each week. Each month I know I can look forward to a Mom's Night Out, for some quality girl time!
5. What is your favorite thing about Fit4Mom or Stroller Strides?
I love that I can incorporate a workout, time with friends and playtime for Benson into my daily routine, and that Benson can learn the importance and benefit of routine, health, friendship and support. The Parker location is close to my house, making it super convenient.
6. Describe what Fit4Mom or Stroller Strides means to you?
Stroller Strides is a part of me and is a big reason I can succeed as a Mom because it keeps me grounded, helps reduce my stress and keeps me active, even in the winter. This group brings me happiness and comfort.
7. While a member what is one goal that you have achieved that you are most proud of?
Losing the baby weight and maintaining an active and fit lifestyle.
8. How did you hear about Stroller Strides?
Facebook posts from a friend who was a member- who then encouraged me to join.
9. Would you recommend Stroller Strides to a friend? If so, what would you tell her about your experience and what she can expect?
I recommend Stroller Strides to any new parent. This group offers encouragement, support, friendship and a shared love of a healthy lifestyle.
10. What impact has Stroller Strides had on your kid/s?
Benson learned how to interact with kids of all ages at an early age. It is great to introduce him to new babies! He has learned that fitness is fun and is easy to incorporate into your day. He became accustomed the routine of getting ready to leave the house by 9am, learned to hang in his stroller during class and how to be respectful to the other Mom's and their kids.
11. Anything else you would like to add?
My life has changed for the better because of Stroller Strides and I am so thankful. The Mom's of Stroller Strides have been there for me in some of the most painful times of my life and their love and support helped keep me on track and on the right path. Stroller Strides is a blessing and I'm proud to be part of the tribe!
To repeat, Stroller Strides is awesome, the moms are awesome, and there’s is no reason why you shouldn’t go straight to fit4mom.com right now and get started! The first class is always free and there are special discounts offered throughout the year. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to change your life and be part of this amazing community today!