Mermaid fitness: It's a thing

Participants slip on fish tails for intense workout

SAN DIEGO – There's a new fitness trend that is making a splash in California and letting some people fulfill a childhood dream. 

Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego is offering a Mermaid Fitness class. 

Participants slip into full mermaid tails and get a heart-pumping workout in a pool. 

Instructors say the workout helps increase core and upper body strength as well as burn fat. 

The classes last 45 minutes and cost $25 per session. 




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