Fitness

Fort Sill Army Wellness Center offers formulas for peak fitness | Article

FORT SILL, Oklahoma (Sept. 17, 2020) — Soldiers maintain a standard of fitness with daily training, but there are other elements that affect peak performance. That’s where the Fort Sill Army Wellness Center (AWC) comes in. The staff uses the same technology as professional sports teams and tailors a fitness prescription to each individual.The best part is, it’s free and available to Soldiers, family members, retirees, and Department of the

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Flywheel Sports Will Close, Adding to Fitness Chain Wreckage

(Bloomberg) — Flywheel Sports Inc., the operator of spin boutiques beloved by fitness-obsessed city dwellers, filed for bankruptcy with plans to go out of business after the coronavirus shut down its studios.



Flywheel's Chelsea Studio in New York.


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Flywheel’s Chelsea Studio in New York.

The fitness chain’s Chapter 7 petition filed in New York late Monday estimates as much as $100 million in liabilities and no more than $50 million in

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24 Hour Fitness Gets OK For $6M Bonuses In Del. Ch. 11

Law360 (September 18, 2020, 7:17 PM EDT) — A Delaware judge on Friday gave her nod to bankrupt gym chain 24 Hour Fitness’ plan to pay up to roughly $6 million in incentive bonuses to 22 of its senior managers, after the maximum payout was reduced by about $2.7 million from a prior proposal and performance benchmarks were tweaked.

During a hearing held virtually, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Karen B. Owens

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Bob Woodward and Dana Perino Clash in Tense Fox News Interview

Kandi Burruss has vowed to dedicate her early mornings to working out after admitting the quarantine put a hinder on her fitness goals!

Since May, many Americans have opened up about gaining 20-pounds—known as the “COVID-20”— while sheltering in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, the busy mom is determined to get back on track. 

The Real Housewives of Atlanta star revealed on her Instagram Stories that she

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US Open 2020: Daniil Medvedev plays down fitness concerns after Andrey Rublev win

Daniil Medvedev played down concerns over his fitness after his US Open quarter-final win over Andrey Rublev.

The Russian third seed required treatment on his shoulder and for cramp during a 7-6 (8-6) 6-3 7-6 (7-5) victory over Rublev on Wednesday.

But after moving into the semi-finals, Medvedev – the 2019 runner-up – insisted he was feeling fine.

MORE: Alex de Minaur falls in quarterfinal in straight-sets to Dominic Thiem

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Youth soccer, youth cross country, adult fitness programs highlight Wildwood Crest Recreation fall programs | Wildwood

WILDWOOD CREST — The borough Recreation Department will host an extensive variety of programs and activities this fall.

They are as follows:

• LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AT SUNSET LAKE: Wildwood Crest will host live music at the gazebo at Sunset Lake (Louisville and New Jersey) at 6 p.m. each Friday and Saturday evening from Friday, Sept. 11, through Saturday, Sept. 26. Saturday evening entertainment will also include magic and variety shows

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YMCA of Greensboro reopens indoor fitness centers with limited capacity

After months of being temporarily closed, the YMCA of Greensboro is reopening indoor fitness centers at all branches with limited capacity. The move comes after North Carolina entered Phase 2.5 of easing restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Phase 2.5 allows fitness and competitive physical activity facilities to open statewide at 30% capacity.



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“We’re asking members to spend about 75 minutes or so inside the

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Topeka Crunch Fitness to honor fallen 9/11 first responders

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Crunch Fitness Topeka will climb 110 flights of stairs to honor the fallen 9/11 first responders.



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Crunch Fitness says on Friday, Sept. 11, its Topeka location will honor those that lost their lives during 9/11 by challenging each staff and gym member to climb 110 flights of stairs in remembrance of the 110 floors of the World Trade Center Twin

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Fitness studio owners sue New York City for barring them from reopening with other gyms :: WRAL.com

— The owners of hundreds of New York City indoor fitness studios are suing Mayor Bill de Blasio for barring them from reopening their businesses along with the rest of the city’s gyms last week.

The lawsuit was filed Wednesday by members of the newly formed Boutique Fitness Alliance — which represents about 600 group exercise studios in the city — and the New

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Xponential Fitness Signs Exclusive Multi-Year Global Deal with ClassPass, Includes Video and Corporate Wellness

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Xponential Fitness, the largest boutique fitness franchisor, today named ClassPass the exclusive aggregator for all eight of their brands worldwide. Xponential is the curator of leading brands across every vertical of the boutique fitness space, with a portfolio that includes Club Pilates, CycleBar, StretchLab, Row House, AKT, YogaSix, Pure Barre and STRIDE. In addition

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Carjacking outside Chapel Hill Planet Fitness leaves some members on edge :: WRAL.com

— A carjacking outside a Planet Fitness in Chapel Hill early Wednesday morning has some people worried.

Chapel Hill police officers responded to the incident just before 5 a.m.

“We’re so glad the victim wasn’t harmed. She did what is recommended to protect yourself; belongings can be replaced,” said Ran Northam, Chapel Hill’s community safety spokesman.

Police said a woman was

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Fitness: Yoga blocks, not just for beginners

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Nina Odongo

Yoga blocks have developed a bad rap over the years as being a tool for only the most novice of yogis.

However, yoga blocks can be used at any level to provide support, enhance stretch and ease tension, making poses more accessible.

Here are four common poses you can do with yoga blocks to help your yoga practice.

1. Downward dog

Great for those people who

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DVIDS – News – Select Fitness Centers open earlier for Active Duty PT, DoD cardholders


The Jordan Fitness Center and Newman Fitness Center have reopened for all authorized Department of Defense ID cardholders starting Aug 3. Active duty personnel have a designated time of 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. for physical training with limited capacity. The fitness centers are open to other DoD cardholders from 11:30 a.m to 8 p.m.

With the gyms opening back up, Soldiers can exercise as a unit and build

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Buellton fitness center ordered to close over COVID-19 health order violations | Crime and Courts

“To all our loyal members please know that I will fight and make this right,” Henrey said on his Facebook page Aug. 31. “[I] remained because I felt our members needed it and I needed to support my family.” 

The warnings began on June 3 when Ben Hernandez, a Buellton code enforcement officer, visited the gym and told Henrey his gym was not allowed to be open, according to court

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Samsung unveils new Galaxy Fit2 fitness tracker with big battery life

Samsung has updated its fitness tracker range with the Samsung Galaxy Fit 2.

After unveiling the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 smartwatch last month, the company looks like it’s taking aim at Fitbit Inspire 2.

However, it will also face competition from budget smartwatches like the new Amazfit Band 5, which joins the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 as the best options for those looking for a fitness band.

The new Galaxy

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What It Means to Be Black in Fitness

I first heard about the private group chat in June from my friend Percell Dugger, a certified strength coach and founder of GOODWRK. He, along with Mary Pryor, a former indoor cycling instructor, had pulled together a list of 50 or so trainers and influencers across the country to start a word-of-mouth group on WhatsApp. The concept was simple: create a safe space for Black fitness professionals—some well-known current or

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COVID-19: Gym And Health Clubs Market 2020-2024 | Rising Number of Fitness Centers and Health Clubs to Boost Market Growth

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 2, 2020–

Technavio has been monitoring the gym and health clubs market and it is poised to grow by USD 20.31 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200902005132/en/

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Around Town: JCC adjusts to pandemic by taking fitness equipment outdoors | News

Fitness equipment from the Goldman Sports and Wellness Complex at the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center in Palo Alto is now set up outdoors. Courtesy Oshman Family JCC.

In the latest Around Town column, news about how the COVID-19 pandemic has led the Oshman Family JCC to readapt its fitness center, a local mosque to rethink an annual celebration and a five-star hotel to offer a “dream” giveaway.

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