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Feb 5, 2021 Get Connected! | Parking at acac Short Pump

Originally Published: Dec 21, 2015 As acac continues to grow, our community is learning about the benefits of our club and dedicating themselves to fitness. With the ever-growing popularity of West Broad Village, we want our members to be aware of all the parking options that are available! There are several places where you can park free: […]

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Feb 4, 2021 Independence Golf Membership FAQ

Originally Published: Mar 08, 2016 Independence Golf Club and acac Fitness and Wellness Center are pleased to announce an exclusive partnership to combine facility amenities in a unique membership offer. We are excited to introduce a membership program that puts a modern spin on the traditional country club model. Learn more below. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS […]

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Feb 4, 2021 Clean Eating Core Principles

Originally Published: Mar 08, 2016 by acac Nutritionist Margaret Moses With each move, the clean eating concept became more refined and developed. Here are the seven core principles of today: 1. Choose whole, natural foods and seek to eliminate or minimize processed foods. Processed foods are anything in a box, bag, can, or package, and although there are […]

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Feb 4, 2021 Hours

acac Short Pump 2201 Old Brick Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060, United StatesMain: 804-464-0990Click for Google Map & Directions Club Hours: Monday – Thursday 5:00 AM 10:00 PM Friday 5:00 AM 9:00 PM Saturday – Sunday 7:00 AM 8:00 PM Rooftop Cafe & Bar Hours: Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM 4:00 – […]

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Feb 3, 2021 Sundried Tomato Chicken with Farro

Originally Published: Oct 25, 2019 Fall is in full swing! Cozy up and enjoy this warm dish with your favorite fall flavors. by Sarah Frazier, acac Timonium p.r.e.p. director Ingredients . . . Directions

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Feb 3, 2021 Turkey Taco Skillet

Originally Published: Mar 13, 2020 Add some spice to your life with this taco-inspired dish! This Turkey Taco Skillet uses common household ingredients for a warm comfort meal. No turkey? Substitute a different protein instead.  by Sarah Frazier, acac Timonium p.r.e.p. director Ingredients Homemade taco seasoning:  Skillet:  Directions

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Feb 3, 2021 What’s a Warm Up…and Why Do I Need One?

Originally Published: Mar 02, 2016 By Nick Lynch, certified personal trainer  Chairs hate me. Any time I sit for more than 30 minutes at the computer, in the car, or even at home on the couch, I can feel myself folding up into a little bundled ball of a person. This is a problem. Being a […]

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Feb 3, 2021 The Importance of a Good Cool Down

Originally Published: May 24, 2017 Whether you took an energizing group exercise class, went for a run, or worked out around the club with a trainer, a good cool down is important! We asked a few of our Group Exercise Directors at acac for their insight. What does a cool down do for you?  . . .  A […]

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Feb 3, 2021 How to Improve Your Flexibility This Winter

Originally Published: Jan 23, 2020 We all know the importance of stretching before and after physical activity. But did you know that it’s even more important in the wintertime? Cold weather causes our muscles to contract and tighten in order to conserve body heat. This contraction results in stiff joints and a lower range of […]

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Feb 3, 2021 Why You Should Begin Foam Rolling

Originally Published: Mar 07, 2018 Many people go to the gym and rush through their workout without making time to warm up, cool down, or properly stretch. Forgoing these activities results in sore muscles, slower movements, and weaker performance during exercise. Enter the foam roller. A foam roller looks like a Styrofoam tube and can usually be […]