MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU: Darth Vader (Kerry Hargrave) and Princess Leia (Rachel Walsh) were just a couple of the Star Wars characters at Curves for their themed workout yesterday.
MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU: Darth Vader (Kerry Hargrave) and Princess Leia (Rachel Walsh) were just a couple of the Star Wars characters at Curves for their themed workout yesterday. Contributed

Star Wars gets a work out at Gympie gym

USUALLY it's every Wednesday the crazy gang at Curves in Mary St get dressed up for their themed workouts, but Star Wars Day was too good an opportunity to pass up.

May the 4th (be with you) is know in certain nerdy circles as Star Wars Day and today the crew took full advantage.

Geraldine Cole and Bobbie Smith engage in a 'duel of the fates' at Curves in Mary St.
Geraldine Cole and Bobbie Smith engage in a 'duel of the fates' at Curves in Mary St. Contributed

As many as a dozen "curvettes” gave into the darkside to don Star Wars regalia.

"At Curves we want to create a place for fast, fun fitness where everyone can be themselves ... or occasionally someone else,” owner of Curves Kerry Hargrave (aka Darth Vader) said.

Julieanne Knott gets into the spirit with a spot of lightsaber fencing at the Star Wars Day.
Julieanne Knott gets into the spirit with a spot of lightsaber fencing at the Star Wars Day. Contributed
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