Just 35 minutes north of NYC, our store is conveniently located in the airy Vernon Hills Shopping Center. You’ll find favorites like Gap, Banana Republic, Ann Taylor & Brooks Brothers, plus there is plenty of free parking. After shopping, take your pick of restaurants, cafes, markets, and explore all the public parks, country clubs, health clubs and fitness studios. We offer free in-store events, so check our monthly calendar for fitness classes & workshops! And, of course, don’t forget to bring your pup in for a treat.
Cheryl Blenk is a certified athletic trainer, strength coach and triathlete. Combining her knowledge of sports medicine and an extensive swimming background, she has created a unique approach to train athletes of all ages. Her mantra is “GBO” which means “Get your B on: Believe, Become, Be your Best.” Cheryl is the head dry-land training coach for Empire swim club, has a private personal training business, and is a triathlon coach. Additionally, she wrote the dry-land chapters in the book “The Swimming Triangle” with former Olympic coach Nick Baker. Cheryl inspires others through her optimistic attitude, competitive spirit, and pursuit of a healthy balanced lifestyle.