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Fun And Fitness For The Family Unit Help Tackle Weighty Issues

Walden recently led a team of Iron Tribe athletes to India to see the wells built with those funds and experience the impact of those dollars at work. Neverthirst is already planning its next WOD for Water event in Nashville, TN on October 26. Iron Tribe athletes are also passionate about American veterans. Iron Tribe Fitness actually created "WOD for Warriors," a national fundraising event for Team RWB . "WOD for Warriors" denotes the fact that the workouts are done on behalf of our nation's fighting forces, past, present, and future."WOD for Warriors" raised $30,000 for Team RWB the first year and $60,000 the following year. <br>Source:

Like Fitbit's Flex bracelet and its Zip and One trackers, which you can clip to a pair of pants, the device tracks the steps you've taken, the distance you've gone, the calories you've burned, the floors or stairs you've climbed, and even how long you have slept. It can show most of that information on the screen or you can view it through the Fitbit app, which pairs with the tracker via Bluetooth 4.0. Fitbit Flex vs. Jawbone Up: The Battle of the Fitness Bracelets But now, Fitbit is tapping into that Bluetooth capability even more, sending information from the phone to your wrist. When paired with an iPhone running iOS 7, you see incoming call notifications right on the display. While that feature isn't available yet for Android moved here phones, Android phones have their own trick. With any NFC-equipped Android phone, you can tap the Force to the phone and it will automatically launch the Fitbit app. <br>Source:

The 21,000-square-foot Planet Fitness Amsterdam is set to open in November, the 17th location opened by owner Dave Leon . Eleven of those location are in the Capital Region of upstate New York. Meanwhile, Leon purchased a former Grand Union supermarket on Columbia Turnpike in East Greenbush and will be relocating and expanding an existing location nearby. That location is set to open soon. The newly completed headquarters in Rotterdam will be mission control for 27 Planet Fitness operations in New York State. The new Amsterdam gym, located at 101 Towne Square Drive, will host a career day Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. <br>Source:

When the reminder comes knocking at the door, the members would then start to panic on what they should do next do avoid any legal action from being taken against them. The National Consumer Complaints Centre (NCCC) received 482 complaints against fitness centres alone and the above is one of the common complaints received Consumers at large should know that contract should not be taken lightly irrespective of its function and purpose. The contract must be perused thoroughly in order to obtain a good understanding as to the underlying responsibilities and obligations brought by the contract itself. As long as members place their signature on the membership contract, they will be deemed to have agreed and understood all the terms and conditions in the contract. According to Contract Act 1950, the parties to the contract will be bound by all the terms and conditions contained therein. Therefore, everyone should have a clear picture as to their intention when signing up for the membership. <br>Source:

Its not like we are here and the kids are over there, we are actually playing with them. Its a report that would be music for John Stanton, founder of the Running Room, now with 120 outlets across Canada, and co-author of a new book, Family Fitness. After pioneering a store specializing in promoting running as a lifestyle, introducing more than 800,000 people to the sport, Stanton, 65, is now looking to families. He believes the family unit is the last, best hope for beating the obesity crisis. (The federal Public Health Agency of Canada estimates as many as 25 per cent of adult Canadians, 12 per cent of youth ages 12 to 17 and six per cent of kids six and under are obese.) Stanton said his stores have had good success with clinics to introduce adults to running. But clinics for children always turn into drop-off centres for parents to leave the kids. We tried various clinics that centre around kids and the only ones that worked at all were the family clinics, said Stanton, this past week, in Victoria to launch his new book. But he hopes Family Fitness will be a resource to get families thinking of simple little things to be healthy and active together. <br>Source:

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