Fitness Focus: Nutrition

In conjunction with National Nutrition Month, we’re focusing on healthy eating habits.

Good nutrition is a key component to reaching your fitness goals. Healthy eating can boost your energy, improve your mood, reduce the risk of disease, help you sleep better, and much more.

Check out the programs, services and specials we’ve designed to support a healthy and delicious life. We’re into what’s good for you!

EBC Weight Loss Group: $50 Off

Our weight loss program will put you on the path to a better you. It’s easier to stick with a weight loss plan when you have a support group to share tips on diet and exercise. This program includes weekly group meetings with our dietitian, weekly group workouts with a personal trainer, Bod Pod body fat testing, and more. To register, contact Sarah Calamita, RD, CSSD, LD, at scalamita@eastbankclub.com or (312) 527-5800, extension 443, by March 5.

March 13 - April 20
Group Training Sessions
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6 - 7 p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 - 11 a.m.
Group Nutrition Sessions
Tuesdays, 6 - 7 p.m.
Wednesdays, 10 - 11 a.m.
$400 per six-week session (regularly $450)

Meet the Dietitian

Stop by to visit with EBC Dietitian Sarah Calamita, RD, CSSD, LD. Sarah will showcase some of the Club’s healthy food offerings, explain our nutrition services and answer your nutrition-related questions.

Wednesday, March 22, 5 - 6 p.m.
Cardiovascular Room
Tuesday, March 28, 9 - 10 a.m.
Second Atrium
Complimentary

Nutrition Month Trivia

Do you know your nutrition trivia? Challenge yourself with weekly trivia questions. Every Monday in March, we’ll post a nutrition question on the EBC Facebook page. Correct answers posted by noon on Friday will be entered into a raffle for a prize. At the end of the month, each correct answer will be entered into an addition raffle for a grand prize. Winners will get to select their prize from a wide selection of kitchen gadgets to make healthy cooking more fun.

Out of the Rut: Cardio + Nutrition

If you find yourself in a springtime cardio rut, or if you’re looking for an extra boost to keep you motivated, join this two-month workout and nutrition program. Participants will receive a workout plan to do on their own as well as nutrition tips from our dietitian. A MYZONE Physical Activity Belt is recommended to accurately track your workouts and caloric burn. To register, contact the Fitness Department at fitnessprograms@eastbankclub.com or (312) 527-5800, extension 451. To purchase a MYZONE belt, visit the Pro Shop.

March 1 - April 30
$25
MYZONE Physical Activity Belt: $90 plus tax

Small-Group Fitness Nutrition Add-On

Get maximum results from our small-group fitness classes by supplementing your session with a customized nutrition plan from our dietitian. Participants will receive a special rate if they schedule by April 28. To schedule your appointment, contact Sarah Calamita, RD, CSSD, LD, at scalamita@eastbankclub.com or (312) 527-5800, extension 443.

$99 (regularly $140)

Clinical Nutrition Assessment

Meet with our dietitian for a nutrition assessment to help you reach your wellness goals with a focus on holistic health. The consultation includes two one-hour appointments, a customized nutrition plan detailing an assessment of your nutritional status, a sample week of meals, a grocery list, general nutrition education, supplement recommendations and a dining-out guide. The offer cannot be combined with other offers. For more information and to schedule an appointment, contact Sarah at scalamita@eastbankclub.com or (312) 527-5800, extension 443.

$225

EBC Juice Cleanse

Jump-start a healthy lifestyle, or give your healthy diet an extra kick. Our cleanses detoxify the body; increase energy; boost the immune system; increase mental clarity; decrease acidity and inflammation; reduce sugar cravings; and improve overall well-being. All of our juices are unpasteurized, raw, vegan, pure and organic without any additives or preservatives. For more information or to reserve your juice cleanse, click here or email juicecleanse@eastbankclub.com.

One-day cleanse: $62.50
Two-day cleanse: $125
Three-day cleanse: $187.50
Five-day cleanse: $312.50

Maxwell’s Monthly Food Series
Dine with the Dietitian

Join EBC Dietitian Sarah Calamita, RD, CSSD, LD, for a delicious and healthy meal prepared by our Maxwell’s chefs. Sarah will talk about each dish to explain what makes it so healthy, and she will also offer general healthy cooking tips and answer your nutrition-related questions. Wine is included. This event is for adults only. To make a reservation, please contact Maxwell’s Manager Charles Reid directly at (312) 527-5800, extension 671, or creid@eastbankclub.com.

Thursday, March 23, 5:45 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.
$48 per person (includes tax and 20% gratuity)
Maxwell's at the Club 

New Fit Meals and Salads in the Food Shop

This month we are rolling out new Fit Meals, salads and salad dressings in the Food Shop. Additionally, we have revamped some of our current dishes with new ingredients to keep our healthy options exciting and delicious.

Açaí Breakfast Bowls in the Grill

We are excited to offer Açaí Breakfast Bowls in the Grill. Native to South America, açaí is a low-glycemic berry that is high in antioxidants, fiber and omega 3’s. Crafted to help you start the day off right, our Açaí Breakfast Bowl features organic açaí, fresh fruit, almond milk, Club-made granola, almonds and chia seeds.

New Protein Bowl Ingredients in the Grill

Look for new ingredients in our popular Protein Bowls, including new vegetables, meats, vegan proteins, and cheeses. We’ve also added a selection of sauces, like pesto and vinaigrettes, to add a bit of pizazz to your bowl.

Post-Workout Smoothies In The Juice Bar

Bounce back after your workout with one of these delicious smoothies designed by our dietitian. They’re packed with nutrients, vitamins and antioxidants from real foods, and they contain optimal amounts of carbohydrates, protein and fat to help your body recover.

Popeye Light
Banana, spinach, pineapple, Isopure, filtered water, ice
150 calories, .5 g fat, 0 g saturated fat, 3 g fiber, 26 g carbohydrates, 15 g sugar, 14 g protein
$8.50 (16 oz.) 

Pro Blast Light
Almond milk, blueberries, banana, Isopure
220 calories, 3 g fat, 0 g saturated fat, 6 g fiber, 36 g carbohydratess, 22 g sugar, 15 g protein
$7.25 (16 oz.)  

Mangoberry
Blueberries, mango, almond milk, Isopure
280 calories, 4.5 g fat, 0 g sat fat, 7 g fiber, 37 g sugar, 48 g carbohydrates, 16 g protein
$7.50 (16 oz.)  

Recover-Aid
Beet, green apple, ginger, tart cherry juice, carrot, lemon
274 calories, .5 g fat, 0 g sat fat, <1g fiber, 67 g sugar, 67 g carbohydrates, 6 g protein
$9.00 (16 oz.)  

Peanut Butter Heaven Light
Peanut butter, Isopure, almond milk, banana, ice
280 calories, 11 g fat, 1.5 g saturated fat, 5 g fiber, 31 g carbohydratess, 15 g sugar, 19 g protein
$7.75 (16 oz.) 

Chocolate Peanut Butter Heaven Light
Peanut butter, almond milk, banana, chocolate Isopure, ice
285 cal, 11 g fat, 1.5 g sat fat, 5 g fiber, 31 g carbohydrates, 15 g sugar, 19 g protein
$7.75 (16 oz.) 

Power Lunch Light
Banana, granola, pineapple, pineapple juice, Isopure, ice
340 calories, 5 g fat, .5 g saturated fat, 6 g fiber, 61 g carbohydratess, 33 g sugar, 17 g protein
$7.50 (16 oz.)