Archive for July, 2012

Girls Volleyball Coach Amy Hoffman: ‘Mental Tenacity Will Take You A Long Way’

Girls Volleyball Coach  Amy Hoffman: ‘Mental Tenacity Will Take You A Long Way’

Q: If you were to describe the JCC Maccabi Experience with one word, what word would that be? A: Coffee, lots of coffee! Q: What sports were you passionate about growing up? A: Volleyball, obviously, but also skiing. I also grew up watching LOTS of Mariners games with my dad. Q: What do you do […]

Exercising for Two: Mommy-Baby Yoga (1)

Exercising for Two: Mommy-Baby Yoga (1)

When JCCSF Pilates Program Manager Kim Becker had her son, Sebastien, last year, she did yoga stretches to regain post-natal fitness while enjoying the time spent with her new baby. Here she demonstrates some simple movements you can do at home.

Exercising For Two: Mommy-Baby Pilates With Kim Becker (1)

When Pilates Program Manager Kim Becker had her son, Sebastien, she lost no time getting back into shape with these (and other) exercises that she could do at home. The bonus was that it felt like she was just playing with her baby. Sebastien, too, benefitted from the mild stretching, the stimulation, and of course, […]

RB EYES FRIDAYS: Did You Mean to See That?

RB EYES FRIDAYS: Did You Mean to See That?

Babysitter, book shelver, bartender -— the best summer jobs I held between the ages of 14 and 21. My worst job ever? Bank teller.