Meet Me at Maynards
|January 9, 2013 |
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MISSION OF MEET ME AT MAYNARDS
Bring active adults and families to the downtown Tucson area to enjoy healthy exercise, experience the beauty, history and architecture of our unique neighborhoods, and to appreciate and
patronize local businesses.
Meet Me at Maynards is free and is an official event of Southern Arizona Roadrunners (SAR). Click hereto learn about all of SAR’s great running and walking events, activities and education.
It’s more than a walk/run…
it’s an Urban Fitness Phenomenon!!
Through partnerships with downtown fitness venues, we offer many options during your Monday evening fitness hour…Zumba, Pilates, Spinning, Yoga, Step, Jujitsu, gym workout, swimming, etc…
Click here for details.
WE ONLY HAVE THREE RULES:
1. OBEY TRAFFIC LAWS…WALK/RUN DEFENSIVELY
BRING A FLASHLIGHT!!
2. TIP THE BAND AND THE BARTENDER
Your beer was only $2!
3. DO THE MMM CHEER VERY LOUD
MMM helps with
“Ride on, Tucson!”
BEYOND brings 70 newbies to MMM!
Join the Mayor’s Team
Walk 100 miles before
“Meet Me Downtown”
Pep Talk on January 23
BBVA Compass offering
Kindle Fire HD with
new checking account.
Drawing at 6:45 all winter
Find ALL MMM photos from this week
Attendance January 7: 434, including 32 NEW!
Sunday, January 20
1:00 to 4:00 pm
MMM is going to help put on
“Ride on, Tucson!”
…now read on!!
Who says “getting out” is only running and walking. If you want to help the day of the event, we can sure use you. Let us know by replying to this newsletter. Check it out and note that our own Determined Luddites will
be playing at the event.
Come to a Bicycle Party in downtown Tucson hosted by Grey’s Anatomy star Patrick Dempsey, pro cyclist Tom Danielson, and Bicycling Magazine editor-in-chief Peter Flax. “Ride on, Tucson!” will take place on Sunday, January 20, 1-4 p.m., in the Armory Park neighborhood. Dempsey and Danielson hatched the idea to celebrate the great bicycling community in Tucson and Pima County. The route will be closed to vehicle traffic so people of all ages and abilities can ride around one of Tucson’s oldest neighborhoods. Armory Park will host music, including Jovert, Tucson High Magnet School’s steel drum band, and the Determined Luddites. Other festivities will take place throughout the afternoon. Ride the two-mile route as many times as you want, meet some new bicycling friends, and pick up event posters signed by Dempsey and Danielson. If your bike isn’t ready to ride, mechanics will be on hand to fix flat tires and do other minor repairs. Helmets are required. Bikes are waterproof, so “Ride on Tucson” will happen rain or shine! You could be featured in upcoming Bicycling Magazine videos and articles. Click here
for more information
“The Best of MMM” Video
Steve Ahart, from Jim Click Automotive, has created five MMM videos in the last six weeks. You are probably in one of them.
BEYOND brings 70 newbies to MMM!!
Click here for all BEYOND photos
It was a picture-perfect day on Saturday, as over 230 people attended MMM/MMLE’s BEYOND festivities at Armory Park. After the walk/run, a large contingent headed down to Janos’ Downtown Kitchen + Cocktails for Happy Hour. A great time was had by all!
Get ready for “Meet Me Downtown”
Walk 100 Miles on Mayor Rothschild’s Team
Click here to join the team.
The Mayor’s first walk was with
MMM/MMLE at BEYOND.
Pep Talk January 23
4:30 at Armitage
Melanie Tschoppfrey from
Quality Strength will speak…
“30 minutes on
No, you don’t have to be 50!
BBVA Compass Bank giving away
Kindle Fire HDs with new checking accounts.
Here’s how you can get one:
*Apply for a new checking account
*Set up and have a qualifying direct deposit post to your new account
*Make three qualifying payments through Online Bill Pay
Call Karen Jacome and she will tell you more.
See every photo from this week on our website…
Get your official (and nice and warm) MMM beanie.
MMM monogrammed beanies in three sizes plus child sized.
3 for $30
At check-in table
Tucson Orthopaedic Institute supports Meet Me at Maynards
REMEMBER: When you GET OUT – Be Safe! If you get hurt – be smart! Whether you’ve broken a bone, sprained a muscle playing sports, or strained your back on the job, you want to be treated right away – AND get the best possible orthopaedic care. That’s why we have ORTHO Fast Track. With four locations around Tucson – think of us as
your injury resource. If it’s broken – we fix it fast!
Want to know more? Click here
“Since joining the Jim Click team in the spring of 1986 it has been my honor to assist thousands of people to purchase their vehicles from an organization so dedicated to supporting our community. I am looking forward to seeing you every Monday at MMM. I hope to bring a different exciting model each week. So Get Out!”See you Monday!
Here’s my cell…891-6193
I am proud to be a long-time Tucsonan with 26 years banking experience, a MMM Athlete, and to represent BBVA Compass Bank as the official MMM bank. I would LOVE to be your banker and help you with all of your financial needs. As the Branch Retail Executive at our Crossroads Center at Grant and Swan, I can connect you to our awesome personal bankers at any of our southern Arizona locations. You will see me often at MMM, so drop by to say hello. I would love to meet you.
Direct Office Line: 323-5411
P.S. Did you know that if you have a BBVA Compass VISA card we will send a portion of your signature-based credit card transactions to Southern Arizona Roadrunners (SAR)? All it takes is a phone call to me…it costs you nothing. It’s called “Compass for your Cause” and it’s one of the ways BBVA Compass supports our community.
and click on “PHOTOS/THIS MONDAY”
$3 Flat-rate parking in Centro Garage
During streetcar construction there is a flat rate of only $3 on
weeknights in Centro Garage…corner of 4th and Toole.
Come play with us on Wednesdays!! We have discounts at North, Blanco, Firebirds, RA Sushi, Armitage, Jasper and Acacia!
Are you over 50?
GET YOUNGER WITH US!!
You just have to read the book, “Younger Next Year”. If you are even moderately interested in keeping your body young and fit, you just gotta read it. We did, and now we are living it in Rock the Ages. Go torocktheages.org
and join us! Check it out today! It’s free! Why not?
Did you know that 70% of aging is optional? We don’t have to do it. So let’s not!!
We almost always have books at MMM AND MMLE for $10, or you can order one from Amazon for $12.94, including shipping. It’s an investment you will be glad you made.
Join today!! It’s free and you have no excuse, unless you like getting old!
Get online today and make your commitment. We will support you, whether you are a seasoned athlete or a couch potato.
You can read the book tomorrow…join today!
Get with the program…get younger with us! You’re gonna love it!
Photos from January 7!!
See ALL photos on our MMM website
A large contingent received their X 15 caps!
A TRIO OF X 8 SHIRTS Below!
Sarah gathers her third pin on her 150th MMM!
DeAnna earns her pin. Congrats!!
A cluster of our favorites catching a breather at the Griffin.
A popular spot!
Yes, this is Alex.
Warming up on the HoCo courtyard on a cold night!
Staying warm near the Cup Cafe.
Watching Steve Ahart’s video on the HoCo courtyard!
This baby knows how to ride in style!
No MMM “Traveling” T-Shirts and Caps??
We know you are traveling!!
Email your photo today!!
EVERY MONDAY AT CUP CAFE
Enjoy dinner with friends at Hotel Congress after your walk/run. It’s your choice… the lobby bar, Club Congress or Cup Cafe. Check out the $5 bar menu. Cup Cafe offers $2 off full-priced entrees…with MMM hand stamp.
Maynards offers $5 off any full-priced entree with your MMM hand stamp.
IT’S AN URBAN FITNESS PHENOMENON!!
If walking and running is not for you on Monday, try one of these:
Pilates, Spinning, Yoga, Zumba, Step, Gym Workout, Swim Laps, Step Class, and the list goes on!! There is a small fee, payable at the venue.
Check in just like always, and be back in time for the drawing! Click here to check it out!
Meet Me at Maynards is brought to you by Meet Me Concepts, LLC and all of our wonderful sponsors and volunteers. We welcome all inquiries and comments. Hope you enjoy!!
Jannie Cox and Dave Syverson
Tia and Randy Accetta