UPDATED: Sweating for a good cause

Power By You and Pura Vida Foundation partnered Sunday to raise money for exploited women.

Power By You athletes joined with the Pura Vida Foundation on Sunday for a charitable workout.

Power By You athletes joined with the Pura Vida Foundation on Sunday for a charitable workout.

Seven women in Peru will live a little easier because Nelson athletes suffered through a workout Sunday.

Power By You and the Pura Vida Foundation teamed up to hold Burpees For Charity, which raised $3,300 funds to keep a shelter open for sexually exploited and abused women in Peru.

Click here for more details about the Nelson-based charity, and scroll down for pictures of the event.

Reporter Tyler Harper is a member of Power By You. He is not a fan of burpees.