Fitness buffs face all-day challenge

Ethiopian school to benefit from Crossfit marathon

Try out fitness classes and support a worthy cause at the same time at a 12-hour fitness event in Victoria.

Victoria-based Crossfit Zone is hosting hourly workout classes on Saturday (Sept. 24), from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Funds raised at the event will help pay for the construction of a primary school in Ethiopia.

“I really hope people will step up and help,” said Deanna Whitely, Crossfit coach and co-owner of Crossfit Zone.

Advance registration per class is $20 and can be done by visiting Crossfit Zone is located at 613 Herald St.