We Honor Our Veterans… And Then We Sweat

Welcome back! Last week, we talked with Bram Wiley about meditation and its many benefits. We all get a little bogged down by the daily act of living, so it was a good reminder to take a step back and just… breathe… So, maybe this is a good time to go read / re-read that article. You see […]

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Meditation and Thankfulajolla Sports Club

We’ll just come right out and say it: we’re focusing on being thankful this month. First up, we’re thankful that there are so many websites and blogs that are also being thankful, so we can just copy / paste this puppy and go on our way (#1)… kidding… or are we??? Nah, we’re thankful for […]

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Brett & Kera Murphy’s State of Affairs, November

Meet The Owners

Dear Valued LJSC Members, We are coming along nicely with the upgrades–LED lighting throughout the gym; maximized floor space with a new equipment layout; a much-needed facelift to Studio 1; and new hot water tanks for the locker rooms! We are lucky that you care as much about the facility as we do, and we appreciate your feedback as […]

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Taste of La Jolla Serves Up Something Tasty… Learning!

Hope everyone had the chance to get to the 16th annual Taste of La Jolla this past Monday. Twenty of your favorite La Jolla restaurants got together to help raise funds for La Jolla High School (go, Vikings!). These things aren’t easy to put together, so a big congrats to LJSC’s own Julie Manriquez for all […]

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Helptober…?

We kicked around puns for the idea of ‘October’ + ‘charity’ or ‘helping,’ but couldn’t think of anything, so now you just get this: Helptober. Which sounds a bit like you reeeeeeeeeally like Hamburger Helper in the month of October. But what’re you going to do, you know? Regardless, this month, we’re shedding a little […]

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October = Doing Some (More) Good

Bike for MS

The headline pretty much says it all. Thanks for reading, see you next week!   Oh, you’re still here, good. As you may have heard us say from time to time, our members, staff and visitors help make La Jolla Sports Club a truly unique community- and family-driven club, so when opportunities come along to give back, we jump […]

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Take a Hike, Pal

No, really. Get out there. Because we care about you so much, we have dedicated the entire month of September to ‘Getting Back to You.’ If you’ve missed any of those earth-shattering posts, check out our blog for some ideas on getting out and enjoying our town. Before we get started on this one, however, we […]

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You Love Us, You Really Love Us!

Thank you for making La Jolla Sports Club the Best of La Jolla 2016! We are proud of our members and staff for helping make this not just a gym, but a family–here’s to a successful rest of the year! Kera & Brett

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The Plural of Octopus

It ain’t octopi. Did you know that the plural of octopus is not octopi, as many of us say without thinking, but octopuses? It’s true. Eighteenth-century English-speaking nerds mistook the original word as Latin, whereas Latin-speakers actually appropriated ‘octopus’ from Greek. Which, as you now know, changes the plural. In fact, even if it were from Latin, the […]

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