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VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Celebrities Enjoyed A Day Of Fitness And Fun For A Terrific Cause At The Inspiring Skechers Pier To Pier Friendship Walk – RECAP Here!

28 Oct

Photo Credits: Zimbio

As the hit theme song of the renowned show Golden Girls goes, “Thank you for being a friend. Traveled down a road and back again. Your heart is true, you’re a pal and a confidant.” There is nothing quite like having a true friend – someone who you can always count on, someone who is loyal and someone who always has your back no matter what. Friendship, fitness and a whole lot of fun was celebrated at the 2018 Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk, which took place on October 28, 2018 at the Manhattan Beach Pier in Manhattan Beach, California. It was a marvelous start to a beautiful Sunday morning honoring a great cause and supporting children with special needs and education.

This year marks a very special year for the Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk as it is the event’s 10th year anniversary. For ten years now, this outstanding event has impacted the lives of many and has helped provide a countless amount of resources to children with special needs. Participants and donors to the Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk have helped create long-lasting and touching friendships for children with special needs and assist in the quality of local schools by improving class sizes, technology, programs and beyond. This year’s stupendous walk raised over a whopping $2 million – a spectacular feat that was only made possible through the help of all of the event’s supporters and participants.

The Skechers Pier to Pier Walk allowed attendees to start off their day in an unforgettable way. This exceptional event brings together kids and some of their favorite celebrities and animated characters for an enjoyable day that can’t be beat. Each year, many celebrities come out to have a blast at this terrific event. Avid supporters of the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk including Sugar Ray Leonard, Brooke Burke and Denise Austin attended the amazing event. In addition, Nickelodeon’s Knight Squad stars: Lilimar, Savannah May, Daniella Perkins, Lexi DiBenedetto, Amarr Wooten, Owen Joyner and Jaheem Toombs were also at the event. Other celebrities who attended included Jailen Bates, Dallas Young, Scarlet Spencer, Micah Abbey, Mackenzie Hancsicak and Isaiah Morgan.

Many festivities took place at the excellent event. Special performances wowed the crowd at the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk. In addition, Brooke Burke and a personal trainer from Equinox got everyone up on their feet and ready for the exciting walk with a great, early morning warmup exercise. Then, it was go time. On your mark, get set, GO!!! and the Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk began.

Brooke Burke had a fabulous time at the event with her family. She shared the phenomenal photo below from the event as seen on her Instagram account.

 

Denise Austin brought her fun-loving and vibrant energy to another successful year of the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk. Along with a photo she shared on her Instagram account, Denise Austin wrote, “So wonderful to energize my community today!!!! We had over 15,000 people walking for a great cause and raised over $2 million to support families and children with special needs. I am so honored to be a part of the @skechersp2pwalkcelebrating it’s 10th year!!! @skechers.”

 

Skechers President, Michael Greenberg was proud to talk about the success of the Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk and how this year’s event garnered 14,000 people. Sponsors of the event had fantastic activations for attendees to get involved with. The Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk is truly an incredible event for everyone to be a part of. It’s an amazing day well spent for families and friends to join together and walk for a brilliant cause. The Skechers Pier to Pier Walk creates extraordinary memories and friendships that will last a lifetime all while helping kids with special needs.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an excellent time covering the 2018 Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk. This event never fails to leave everyone in awe with the work it does to make a difference in the lives of so many. The Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk creates a great sense of community and it shows that when we work together, we can make this world a better place to live in.

Check out some more pictures below from this year’s 10th Annual Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk and be sure to follow @SkechersP2PWalk on Twitter and Instagram to keep connected with this stellar event. For more information on the Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk and ways you can join the cause and donate, visit here.

Photo Credits: Zimbio

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Celebrities Joined Together For Friendship And Fitness At The 2017 Skechers Pier To Pier Walk!

31 Oct

Photo Credits: @BrookeBurke on Instagram

What’s better than a wonderful walk that garnered thousands of people to celebrate fitness, friendship and a whole lot of fun?! Each year, the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk never fails to amaze everyone with its incredibly successful turnout for a good cause. This year’s exceptional event had everything from remarkable performances to awesome, celebrity meet-and-greet opportunities and of course, a great kickoff to a Sunday morning with a fantastic walk that helped support children with special needs and education. The 2017 Skechers Pier to Pier Walk took place on October 29, 2017 at the Manhattan Beach Pier.

The extraordinary event brought an immense amount of joy to everyone and put the biggest smile on everyone’s face. Families and friends had an excellent time starting off their day in a stellar way. The atmosphere of the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk was unlike anything you have ever seen before. It was filled with tons and tons of people eagerly waiting to get going with their refreshing and enjoyable walk with the perfect view – Manhattan Beach. Everyone also loved getting to sport their favorite Skechers gear to the event.

Many fan-favorite and phenomenal celebrities came out to show their support towards the terrific event. Boxing legend, Sugar Ray Leonard is an avid supporter of the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk and had a great time coming out to the event again this year. Fitness guru, Denise Austin brought extra excitement and a lot of energy at the event with her fun-loving and vibrant personality. As the queen of fitness and healthy living, Denise Austin certainly got everyone even more pumped for the fun walk they were about to embark on. In addition, Brooke Burke-Charvet, Aidan Miner, Jailen Bates, Thomas Kuc, Jason Drucker, Ava Kolker, Lexy Kolker, and Logan Shroyer attended the event, amongst many others.

Brooke Burke shared her fun time at the event as seen in the photo below posted on her Instagram account.

 

The event started off with the National Anthem performed by Jada Facer. Then, dancing sensation, model and fashion icon, Larsen Thompson took the stage and left everyone in awe with her brilliant, dance routine. Larsen Thompson’s talent is unrivaled and with all of the hard-work and passion she puts into everything that she works on, she truly deserves all of her successes and the many more coming. Multi-threat: actress, singer, and dancer, Asia Monet Ray blew everyone away with her phenomenal performance of her hit, original song, “Come Along.” Asia Monet Ray defines what it is like to be multi-talented and she always slays all day, every day.

Larsen Thompson gave fans a sneak peek look at her choreography for her performance as seen on her Instagram.

 

Asia Monet Ray shared a clip from her performance as seen on her Instagram account below.

 

Words can’t even begin to describe how much of a sensational event the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk is. It’s so amazing to see so many people show their support towards such a fantastic event and to see a host of celebrities use their platform for good and inspire others to take part in incredible events and causes like this one. The Skechers Pier to Pier Walk is one event you never want to miss – there is always some kind of special feeling in the air when this event comes around.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an exceptional time covering the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk again. Check out some VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE pictures from the event below and be sure to stay tuned for interviews with your favorite celebrities from the event on YouTube.com/alexisjoyvipaccess!

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VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Alexisjoyvipaccess Attends The Skechers Friendship Walk Check Presentation Event – Recap Here!

4 Mar
Photo Credits: @SkechersP2PWalk on Instagram

Photo Credits: @SkechersP2PWalk on Instagram

What are some ways you can be a good friend? It’s always a wonderful thing to be a loyal, supportive, and fantastic friend and to lend a helping hand out to others. Every year, Skechers and The Friendship Foundation joins together to host a spectacular and fun-filled day for families and everyone of all ages to enjoy at the magnificent Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk, which helps children with special needs and helps benefit education. It’s a phenomenal event for a great cause that garners tons of people to walk from pier to pier, listen to great music, and make marvelous memories.

At the most recent Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk, a total of $1,600,000 was raised. Many terrific celebrities came out to show their support towards the remarkable event including Sugar Ray Leonard, Brooke Burke, Denise Austin, Cree Cicchino, Jacob Hopkins, Terrell Ransom Jr, Riele and Reiya Downs, Aidan Miner, Lance Lim, Melissa Carcache, Benjamin and Matthew Royer and many more. The multi-talented Asia Monet Ray gave a breathtaking performance at the event and boy band New District also had an excellent performance.

Skechers had a very special Friendship Walk Check Presentation event on March 2, 2017 at the Shade Hotel in Redondo Beach, California to celebrate the great success of this past year’s friendship walk. Fitness guru Denise Austin was in attendance at the event along with actors Matthew and Benjamin Royer.

The Skechers Pier to Pier Walk wrote along with a photo shared through their Instagram account, “Last night we celebrated the success of the 2016 SKECHERS Friendship Walk by presenting $1,600,000 in donations to 7 organizations. We’re so thankful for our sponsors, celebrity ambassadors, community leaders and walkers. It’s amazing to see our South Bay community come together for one common purpose – to create a better future for our children. See everyone on Oct. 29th!! #skechers #skechersp2pwalk #education.”

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an excellent time covering the outstanding Skechers Friendship Walk Check Presentation event. It was a brilliant night celebrating a sensational walk that brings so much joy and positivity to children and family. The next Skechers Pier to Pier Walk makes its way on over to the pier on October 29th so be sure to join in on all of the fun!

Check out some more photos below from the exceptional Skechers Friendship Walk Check Presentation event and be sure to follow @SkechersP2PWalk on Twitter and Instagram to stay connected.

Photo Credits: @SkechersP2PWalk on Instagram