Love for Lachie Fundraiser, 2016

This week we will be hosting some fun games and events in the gym that have awesome prizes up for grabs as part of our week of support for the Love for Lachie foundation, raising money and awareness for children’s brain cancer research.  All of this culminates in our ‘Love for Lachie’ fundraising DAY – scheduled for this coming Saturday, October 29th.

On the day we will be drawing all of the raffles, there will be food available, Bring a friend for $5, the coaching session will happen, the Round 1 Cup will be run….it is all happening on SATURDAY – this SATURDAY, October 29th.

Please support what should be a great week and an even better DAY (on Saturday)…all of the proceeds are going to support childhood cancer research which is about as good a cause as I can think of!

BALI HOLIDAY RAFFLE

Currently we have a Bali holiday raffle going on which is $5 for one ticket or 3 for $10 and you will win six nights luxury accommodation upgraded to a junior suite staying at the Bandha Resort and the Montigo Resort, also Attadale Travel have provided a $250 travel voucher to use towards your flights. Tickets are only on sale this week with the prize being drawn on Saturday 29th so get your tickets now for that one.

ROUND 1 CUP

We will be launching the betting for the Round 1 Cup sponsored by Kwinana TAB on Monday. In the lead up to the Melbourne cup what better way to get into the racing vibe than to bet on your favourite Round 1 filly, stallion or gelding! The horses are of course the trainers and 2 of our very own Round 1 member athletes as our choice for the ‘roughie’ entries. The race course is being set by Rossy so there are some fun twists in the horse handicaps and course challenges for them to get through… check out the Round 1 Cup board in the gym from Monday to pick your favourite horse and place your $2 bet on who you think will be the winner and in what time. The person who picks the winner and is the closest to the winning time will win a huge prize pack of a  $200 TAB betting voucher from Kwinana TAB, a double pass for stand up paddleboard lessons from Stand Up Surf and a 1 hour float tank experience from Life Spring Float. 2nd prize is sponsored by Autoglym and is a car detailing package valued at $150, 3rd prize is sponsored by the Quarrie and is a $100 food and beverage voucher.

The Round 1 Cup Kwinana TAB stakes race will be run at 10.10am on Saturday, so come down and cheer for your horse and watch the trainers and our roughies battle it out for the cup title and bragging rights! The prize pool is BIG so bet as many times as you like, only $2 per bet!!!

THE GOLDEN KETTLEBELL

On Thursday we will launch the golden kettlebell game in which each of the gyms 77 kettlebell’s will be numbered and you can buy a number and put your name on it for $5 once they are all sold on Saturday at our Love for Lachie Day event we will peel off the numbers to reveal the winning kettlebells. 1st prize is sponsored by Black Wolf Kettlebell’s and is a prize pack of kettlebells 4kg, 8kg, 12kg and 16kg kettlebell’s valued at $200 , 2nd prize is sponsored by Nimble Activewear and is a $100 voucher to use on any of their fashionable Activewear, 3rd prize is sponsored by Massage Club and is a one hour massage valued at $60

LOVE FOR LACHIE COACHING SESSION

Our guest coaching session is still available for people wanting to come and learn some new skills or polish up on skills you’ve been working on. This session is for all abilities from Beginner to advanced and will be scaled to suit everyone. We have one hour gymasntic session with Jen smith from 10.30- 11.30 and then a 1 hour lifting technique and work out session with Brian Beck from 11.30 – 12.30pm. After the session there will be lunch and drinks available to refuel and chill out with everyone.

You can buy your ticket for this exclusive coaching session at  https://www.trybooking.com/Booking/BookingEventSummary.aspx?eid=232402

BRING A FRIEND FOR FIVE

On Saturday 29 October for Love for Lachie Day you can bring a friend for a $5 donation to Love for Lachie. Bring your mates along to do a class at 7.15, 8.15 or 9.15am we will be having prize draws for every class too you can enter for just a gold coin donation so you can get a workout and maybe win and awesome prize too!

FOOD STALLS

Our fabulous food stalls will be set up all day on Saturday serving breakfast burgers, protein balls, naughty and nice baked treats so bring some extra cash to get yourself something delicious after your workout you’ve earned it!!!

About Love for Lachie

Our member Rossy ( Christine) is a co-founder of the foundation which has been established in honour of Lachie Muldoon who at age 10yrs old passed away in Oct 2015 from an aggressive form of brain cancer that was only diagnosed 6 months earlier. Love for Lachie aims to bring hope to families diagnosed with brain cancer through supporting UNSW brain cancer research centre’s personalised medicine program. for more details check out www.loveforlachie.com.au  or follow Love for Lachie on facebook.