With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it's time to figure out how you will that special day with your sweetie. Planning a sweat date with your valentine offers a unique date idea that neither one of you will forget for years to come. Here are seven sweat dates to consider this Valentine's Day.
See your city in a new light with City Running Tours. City Running Tours organizes group runs in 13 U.S. cities across the country. See the sights or join a beer run for a stop at a local bar. Either way, it's destined to be a run to remember forever.
Cupid's Undie Run
Show off your skivvies and run for charity at one of 30 Cupid's Undie Runs held in the U.S. and Australia on Saturday, February 15. In addition to a one-mile race, participants are invited to join post-race festivities. The organization raised a whopping $1.3 million last year and is hoping to top that with a goal of $3 million in 2014.
A total-body spin class
Take your spin class up a notch with Cyc Fitness, a spin class that offers a total-body workout. The spin studio, with locations in Austin, TX; Madison, WI; and New York, integrates weights into the spin class to up the burn -- making it a challenging workout for you and your partner.
Indoor rock climbing
No matter your climate, indoor rock climbing offers an opportunity to take your relationship with your valentine to new heights. Indoor rock climbing facilities are located across the country and most offer day membership passes to try out your climbing ability. Most facilities also offer equipment rentals.
Take advantage of this year's snowy winter with a snowshoeing adventure. Snowshoeing offers a challenging workout while giving you an opportunity to appreciate nature's beauty. Depending on your region, local sporting goods stores and skiing venues may offer snowshoes for rental.
If you are living in a warmer climate, take your date to the water with kayaking. One-person and two-person kayaks are available, which offers an opportunity to create a competitive challenge or enjoy the views together. It gives you an opportunity to join the area from a new perspective.
Bike the town
More and more cities are adopting bike sharing programs, which allows you to rent a bicycle for a select period of time. Stations are placed throughout the city, giving you an opportunity to explore new areas and neighborhoods. If it's still a little chilly in your area, schedule stops at local coffee shops for a chance to warm up with hot chocolate.