JDRF Benefit At Iron Lion Fitness May 17

Iron Lion Fitness, a fitness studio that offers indoor cycling, yoga, boot camp classes and personal training, will be hosting a Ryde-a-Thon for Diabetes on Saturday, May 17 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The event will be held at Iron Lion Fitness (10660 W. Forest Hill Blvd., Suite 160, Wellington). The special charity event will feature food, drinks, music and cycling for a good cause. Admission is free, but attendees are encouraged to donate a minimum of $10 per “Ryde” to benefit JDRF.

“This is a great opportunity for Palm Beach County locals to come out and support the JDRF and help find a cure for Type 1 diabetes,” said Seth Kaufmann, co-owner of Iron Lion Fitness.

A raffle will also be held featuring several high-end items from local businesses including Village Music Wellington and the Palm Beach Polo Golf Course.

For more information on how to volunteer or donate, contact Carol Quairoli at (305) 510-8437 or ceeq@bellsouth.net.

The mission of JDRF is to improve the lives of all people with Type 1 diabetes by curing, treating and preventing the disease. More than 80 percent of expenditures support research and research-related education.

Iron Lion Fitness has done yearly Ryde-a-Thons that have helped raise $5,000 per event. Founded by two Wellington High School graduates, Seth Kaufmann and Mike Bates, the studio uses the latest innovations, methods and proven trends in exercise science to lead and inspire clients on their journey toward peak physical and mental health.

For more info., visit www.ironlionfit.com.