Events, L.A. Local, Wellness
Oct 16, 2023

Celebrity Spin Instructor And lululemon Ambassador, DJ Shai hosts Girls Gone Active: Female Fitness Festival To Celebrate Pink October 

Equinox was home to the first Girls Gone Active: Female Fitness Festival this past weekend in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness and Pink October hosted by DJ Shai.

Image: Jerry Morris

DJ Shai hosted a complimentary day of workouts, activations, beats, and bites for 200 deserving women to bring healthy habits and awareness to the community. The event led by DJ Shai hosted 200 women at the Equinox Sports Club in Century City to gain awareness for Breast Cancer and Healthy Lung Month.

Image: Jerry Morris

GIRLS GONE ACTIVE’s mission is to inspire, empower, and celebrate women by fostering a community of strength, resilience, and well-being. “Through invigorating fitness, entrepreneurial support, and holistic wellness, we aim to uplift every woman on her unique journey towards health, success, and self-discovery.” says DJ Shai. “ Our vision is to create an inclusive space where women from all walks of life come together to celebrate their strength, health, and individuality. October holds special significance for women’s health, as it marks both Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Healthy Lung Month. It’s a time when we emphasize the importance of early detection, self-care, and overall well-being.  This event is not only a celebration of women’s strength, but also a platform for raising awareness about these critical health issues.”

Creator of “The Werk ” Mychele Sims, led the crowd in an upbeat warmup to get the ladies motivated. To celebrate the day, complimentary workouts were held by top-rated Equinox instructors DJ Shai (Indoor Cycling), Elle Young (Best Butt Ever), Frances Flores (Power Yoga), Sydney Belina (Barre), and Jenia (Precision Run).  A calming sound bath was led by Adrienne Bawa, R.N. An afterparty that literally raised the roof with the hottest tunes by DJ Kennedy, specialty cocktails curated by Shinju Whiskey and Casamigos Tequila, delicious morsels via Tocaya, Lemonade, and A Little Extra Charcuterie.. Generous gift bags were given to everyone who came out which included swag from Hone Mushroom Matcha, Camino Gummies , ILIA Makeup, Yuni Beauty, Pure Patch Wearable Nutrition, STANCE, MELA Water, Health-Ade Kombucha, Black Girl Sunscreen, Hart House, and blk. Water. Drip Hydration provided B12 shots to keep participants immunity and vitality going post workout.  Altyr Wellness gave custom Tarot Card Readings and Ear Seeding. To say that everyone left the event wearing a smile would be an understatement. Queen Energy was in full effect!