Public Events


OASIS Older Adult Institute
Partner-Free Dancing, Hollywood! Foxtrot, Swing, and Waltz
6 Wednesdays, November 1 - December 13, 9:00-10:00 AM
For adults 55 yrs and over, Register online

Bottoms Up! Thirst-Quenching Skills for Active Aging
Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Protein, Sugars, and Shakes: Food Trend Truths
Thursday, March 8, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM at La Vida Llena
Registration for 2018 coming soon!

UNM Spring 2018 Courses
HED 477 Stress Management
UNM Main Campus, Albuquerque, NM
For UNM staff and students, Times TBA


2017 Albuquerque Strength and Conditioning Clinic
September 23, 2017
So You Want to Add Dance?
Teachers, Formats, and Results for Business and Wellness Success

CEUs available for fitness professionals; all welcome

VGES Grizzly Run 
May 2016 and 2017, Rio Rancho, NM
Walk/Run events plus community fun and food for all!
Proceeds benefit RR families surviving cancer and loss
For all ages

2016 Albuquerque Strength and Conditioning Clinic
JCC of Greater Albuquerque
September 10, 2016
Presenting "Psychological Wellness: Emotional and Mental Health in Fitness Programming"
CEUs available for fitness professionals; all welcome

 IDEA World Fitness Convention 
July 13-17, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA
World-famous industry leaders share research, education, business tips, and more.
Read Fitness Convention Secrets for inside tips on attending!

Diabetes Community Walk
9:00-11:00 AM, September 28, Jerry Kline Park
Join us for a LaBlast Warm Up, Vaccinations, Eye and Foot Care, and More!
FREE EVENT hosted by Prescription Trails
Helping you find the best trail and park paths in New Mexico.

LaBlast Foundations Training
Led by Creator Louis Van Amstel
June 29-30, 2013
Presbyterian Healthplex, Albuquerque, NM
28 Instructors became certified: Congrats NM/AZ/OK!
See above for more info on the next Albuquerque LaBlast training:

Hosted by Tom Matt
Listen for Free to Recent Shows
Dance It Up: March 7

OASIS Lecture
June and July, 2011
Albuquerque, NM
"Overcoming Obstacles to Fitness"
"A Lecture and Dancing Celebration for National Dance Day"
For adults 55 yrs and over

 Special Guest Shane Sparks
Surprise Visit for Hip Hop 1 and 2 Students
Carlisle Gym, UNM, May 2, 2012
Hosted by UNM Friends of Dance
Sponsored by New Terra Enterprises

March for Babies
Saturday May 5,  2012
8:00 AM Registration
8:45 Warm-up with Megan Merchant and Team Leaders
9:00 AM Walk around Albuquerque Academy Path  
Proceeds of this 2012 event benefit the Babies of NM. 

Do you have a Warm-Up song request? 
Email me and it might be used at future events!   

Live.Love.Tri. Triathlon
August 25, 2012, 7:30 AM
New Mexico's only All-Women Triathlon
Rio Rancho Aquatic Center, NM
5 K Run, 10 mile Bike, 400m Swim