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Source: The American Council on Exercise

SAN DIEGO, Calif., September 18, 2014 – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), American society has become characterized by

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ROSEMONT, Ill., SEPTEMBER 18, 2014 – From New Zealand to Brazil and Spain to South Africa, the Life Fitness top 10 Personal Trainers to Watch finalists may span the globe, but they are

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Source: The Drake Group

Sept. 18, 2014 WEST HAVEN, CONN. – The Drake Group, a national organization of college faculty and others, released a position statement today that is highly critical of the

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Source: Minnesota State High School Clay Target League

MINNEAPOLIS and SAINT PAUL, Minn., Sept. 18, 2014 -- The Minnesota State High School Clay Target League (MSHSCTL) will host 1,770 student

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Source: Octane Fitness

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. – Sept. 18, 2014Octane Fitness, LLC, earned the annual Vendor of the Year award from Anytime Fitness, the world’s fastest growing fitness club and the

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Source: AstroTurf

Sacramento, CA, September 18, 2014– One of Northern California’s largest school districts is in the process of renovating its athletic infrastructure, and they’re getting started

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Source: The Sports & Fitness Industry Association

SILVER SPRING, MD – September 17, 2014 -- At the 2014 SFIA Industry Leaders Summit in Chicago, SFIA Chairman & Mizuno, USA President Bob

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Source: SwimEx, Inc.

Fall River, MA – SwimEx, Inc., an international leader in the manufacturing of therapy and fitness pools, is pleased to announce the appointment of Suzanne Pearson Vaughan as

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Souce: Sports & Fitness Industry Association

SILVER SPRING, MD – September 10, 2014 – New York City and Chicago (host city of SFIA’s 2014 Industry Leaders Summit) were the only U.S. cities

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Source: Beachbody

Los Angeles, Calif. – (September 8, 2014) – Beachbody, the Santa Monica, Calif.-based developers of popular fitness brands INSANITY® and P90X®, announced today the hiring of Sue

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