1. Valentine's Workshop Partner Yoga
Date: Feb 9 (Sat)
Admission: $600/head, $1000/couple (Register HERE)
They say that suffering brings people closer together.
On that cheery note, ease yourself and your significant other into the mood for V-Day, by taking part in this unique yoga sesh that sounds like the perfect activity for all you lovebirds out there!
Feel free to bring a friend, parent or a sibling - Valentine's Day is a celebration of love in all forms! (probably says so on a Hallmark card somewhere...)
Given that there's no prior experience required and increased flexibility opens up a whole world of happiness, do we really have to bend over backwards to convince you?
2. Lululemon Hysan Run Club
Date: Feb 5 (Tues)
Venue: Lululemon Hysan Place
Admission: FREE (Message LULULEMON)
Take full advantage of these cool Hong Kong nights by joining the guys at lululemon on a run this coming Tuesday night!
The lifestyle/fitness apparel company hosts a wide range of community events with the goal of promoting a more active lifestyle, with this particular event involving a run and a brief meditation session to round things off.
Led by Lululemon educators Adam Shek and Harry Hiu, this is a fantastic opportunity to find a committed running group to keep you on track and make strides on your journey to become a better runner!
3. Pond and Waterfalls Hike
Date: Feb 10 (Sun)
Venue: Tai Po Market MTR Station
Admission: $150 for adults, $110 for children (Purchase HERE)
Go wild this weekend and engage with a side of Hong Kong you've probably never seen before!
Countryside Adventure Tours are offering up places on their 5-hour guided tour up the Wong Chung stream, going past Bride's Pool waterfall and Mirror Pool.
On this trail, you can take in the best local flora and fauna and maybe even go for a quick dip if you feel so inclined - just make sure to take in adequate amounts of potable water, sturdy shoes and a quick bite to keep energy levels up.
If this doesn't tickle your fancy, choose from a wide range of other tours including a Sai Kung Islands cruise or a Ghost Villages tour on their site!
4. Butterfly Beach Clean-up
Date: Feb 9 (Sat)
Venue: Butterfly Beach
Admission: $200 (purchase HERE)
This weekend, Hong Kong Shark Foundation is having a family fun beach clean up - a fantastic opportunity to help give back to the environment!
Join them in their bid to raise awareness about shark conservation and to keep Hong Kong’s coastline clean.
A donation of $100 HKD includes a t-shirt, a pair of gloves and plastic bags.
5. Krav Maga Lunchtime Classes
Date: Feb 6 (Wed)
Venue: Hong Kong Self-Defence and Krav Maga
Admission: $1500/10 classes (Purchase HERE)
Here's something to occupy your lunchtime break and to burn off all those pineapple tarts and Chinese New Year indulgences!
While your colleagues are digging in to cha chaan teng fare, get in a good workout and learn how to defend yourself by training in the art of Krav Maga - a hybrid fighting style honed and perfected by the Israeli military.
Located in the heart of Central, this should be a relatively easy commute for most. Instructors can be contacted at 9133 9157.
6. Weekly T8-Fineprint-RaceBase Run
Date: Feb 7 (Thurs)
Venue: Fineprint Coffee
If you can complete 10km in no more than an hour, keep reading. If you like coffee and running, be sure to thank us later.
Running underwear company T8 typically host a weekly Thursday night casual run starting in coffee house Fineprint's new location in Tai Hang, embarking on an uphill trail that goes past Yee King Road, Cecil's Ride and the Wilson Trail to Siu Ma Shan.
The group then returns to the start, where you can take advantage of their first drink at half price promotion, random T8 giveaways and RaceBase prizes!
7. Lululemon FestivalWalk Yoga
Date: Feb 9 (Sat)
Venue: Lululemon Festival Walk
To commemorate their first store in the Kowloon district, Lululemon are offering complementary yoga lessons!
Make sure to come 15 minutes early to reserve a spot as entry may not be permitted after the class has started.
Yoga mats will be provided, all you have to do bring appropriate attire, water and good vibes!