The Condado Plaza Hilton Debuts Puerto Rico’s Only SURFSET® Fitness

Iconic San Juan Resort on Both Condado Lagoon and Atlantic Ocean Launches Puerto Rico’s First On-Land Surfing Workouts

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June 09, 2015

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Surf's up at The Condado Plaza Hilton as it introduces Puerto Rico's first SURFSET® surf-inspired fitness classes, available now exclusively at the San Juan hotel. Featuring a custom unstable surfboard, guests and groups at the hotel can now get on board for a one-of-a-kind workout that delivers the total body physical benefits of surfing.

Made popular on ABC's "Shark Tank," the classes combine the benefits of cardio, strength and balance training through different surfer motions such as paddling, "duck-diving" through waves and the core-engaging "pop-up" maneuver. SURFSET® brings one of the world's most athletic and fun sports to group fitness.

Set on the resort's picturesque lawn overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, the resort exclusive surf-inspired workouts feature instruction by Diana Carrero, the only certified SURFSET® Fitness trainer and ambassador on the island.

Single sessions, private training and team building activities for groups are available. Hotel guests may purchase a single hour-long session for $30 per person. Private classes cost $65 per person. For more information on SURFSET® Puerto Rico, please visit For more information on The Condado Plaza Hilton or reservations, please visit or call +1 787-721-1000.

About SURFSET Fitness
SURFSET Fitness was born from a desire to bring extreme sports into the fitness world for people with a sense of adventure who love to challenge themselves every day. Founder Mike Hartwick, a former Pro Hockey player, found that a surf session was much more physically intense and mentally engaging than the standard gym routine. He created the board and SURFSET® method to deliver the full body benefits of surfing to anyone, anywhere, any time of the year. Visit for more information on SURFSET®.

About The Condado Plaza Hilton
Ideally located on San Juan's sophisticated Condado strip, The Condado Plaza Hilton has the distinction of being the only hotel to overlook both the Atlantic Ocean and the tranquil Condado Lagoon. Designed by renowned architect Morris Lapidus in1963, the landmark hotel features 571 Leo Daly-designed deluxe guest rooms and suites, which offer sleek contemporary interiors, many with private balconies and breathtaking water views. Eight restaurants, bars and lounges - including the flagship restaurant of top Puerto Rican Chef Wilo Benet - suit guests with every taste and style. Also available are a protected beach and swimming area; three outdoor swimming pools; tennis courts; 24-hour fitness center; ScoutAbout children's activity program; 24-hour 12,500 square-foot casino; and 40,000 square feet of meeting space. The sleek design of the hotel makes it the ideal urban retreat for business or leisure travel, with cosmopolitan sophistication that blends with San Juan's colonial tradition. For reservations or further information about The Condado Plaza Hilton, call 787-721-1000 or visit


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