Readers’ Poll Winners: Sports and Leisure

Best Athlete
Dark Sheik and Tim Thompson (tie)

Best Basketball Courts
Mosswood Park

Best Bike Ride
Bay Trail

Best Boot Camp
ProAction Athletics

Best Endurance Challenge
Oakland Running Festival

Best Fitness Instructor
Sarah McClendon, ProAction Athletics

Best Group Activity
East Bay Bike Party

Best Martial Arts Studio
Suigetsukan

Best Options at a Gym
Gold’s Gym

Best Park
Tilden Park

Best Pilates Studio
InnerStellar Pilates and Yoga

Best Place for
Water Sports
The Bay

Best Place to
Play Board Games
The Albatross Pub

Best Place to Run
Lake Merritt

Best Pool Hall
Thalassa

Best Spontaneous Sports Gathering
4 Square of the East Bay

Best Sporting Goods Store
REI

Best Sports Team
Oakland Athletics

Best Summer Camp
Sarah’s Science Camps

Best Tennis Courts
Davie Tennis Stadium

Best Yoga Studio
Flying Yoga Shala

Best Yoga Teacher
Tim Thompson, Monkey Yoga Shala

Most Subversive
Exercise Routine
Hipline

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