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Free nature-themed spinning classes at RIDE during SXSW

Pam LeBlanc

Editor’s note: This article was originally published March 6, 2014

Who knew fitness would become such a big part of SXSW? Here’s another fun SXSW fitness event for you …

RIDE Indoor Cycling, 117 Lavaca Street, is teaming with Tom’s of Maine, maker of botanical toothpaste and all-natural deodorant, for a series of nature-themed indoor cycling classes.

The #backtonature sessions will be set to the sights and sounds of nature, and participants will receive a free tote of Tom’s of Maine personal care products.

To RSVP, go to

Classes are scheduled for 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Monday, March 10. As far as we know, you won’t have to actually brush your teeth while you’re spinning …