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Annual Health and Fitness Expo this Weekend at MetLife Stadium

The New York Giants welcome everyone and their families to attend the annual Health and Fitness Expo at MetLife Stadium this weekend. The sixth iteration of the exhibition, the Health and Fitness Expo is presented by Quest Diagnostics. Held this Saturday and Sunday (June 23-24 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day), the Health & Fitness Expo is a one-of-a-kind, family-friendly health and fitness event aimed at motivating people to engage in a healthy lifestyle within their community. It is a free, non-ticketed event that is open to the general public. Visitors to the Health & Fitness Expo will [...]

By | June 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Annual Health and Fitness Expo this Weekend at MetLife Stadium

Why older professional athletes will become the norm

Peak performance for typical athletes is the mid-20s, but that might be changing now that men and women are extending their longevity. According to Jeff Bercovici, the San Francisco bureau chief for Inc. Magazine and author of "Play On: The New Science of Elite Performance at Any Age," sports fans should expect to see more and more older athletes. In an interview with The Verge, Bercovici said his interest in this phenomena stems from his soccer game, which he got really into in his mid-30s. Even though he was late to the game, he noticed that all the top players [...]

By | June 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why older professional athletes will become the norm

24 Hours Fitness founder launches San Francisco 49ers-themed gym

The San Francisco 49ers are teaming up with Mark Mastrov, the founder of 24 Hour Fitness, to create “49ers Fit,” a fitness center that will open in San Jose. This will be the third NFL-franchise-branded facility, as the Dallas Cowboys and the Chicago Bears have also partnered to open a gym. The facility will span 36,500 square feet and feature team-branded strength and conditioning equipment, a recovery lounge, fitness classes, and other amenities. In the press release announcing the new gym, the 49ers detailed some of the offerings: Featuring space for athletes, families and workout enthusiasts of all levels, highlights [...]

By | June 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 24 Hours Fitness founder launches San Francisco 49ers-themed gym

Fitness gifts for Father’s Day

Father's Day is coming up this weekend and there are many options for gifts with lasting fitness benefits. Instead of a traditional gift, why not give him something to up his fitness game? Here are 10 possible gifts to give the active, health-conscious dad, or those who are lacking in this area. Exercise Trackers If your dad works out, a gift of a wearable technology gadget, such as a Garmin Forerunner, Fitbit One or Armour39, is a great option. These track your stats and help you reach your health goals. Some go as far as monitoring sleep patterns by highlighting [...]

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fitness gifts for Father’s Day

Mike Lee wins despite early broken rib, reveals Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. offer

WBO number-3 ranked light heavyweight contender Mike Lee broke his rib in the 1st round, but still claimed the NABO Light Heavyweight title with a 10-round unanimous decision over Jose Hernandez at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Lee pressed the action as he looked to land power shots early. Hernandez fought gamely, but Lee was consistent with his right and left hands. Lee showed incredible heart, as in round one, he suffered a broken rib and had trouble breathing throughout the whole ten round fight. Hernandez was cut from Lee's work, and the Notre Dame graduate cruised home with [...]

By | June 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mike Lee wins despite early broken rib, reveals Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. offer
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