By Kayla Overbey
Friday, March 9, 2012
- A nightclub for working out is gaining traction in New York City as the newest hot-spot, reported the New York Times. Instead of partying and regretting their evenings the next morning, New Yorkers are interacting with people and getting a good workout at the same time.
- The friendly network that Twitter creates can bring a positive light to daily exercise. “I love checking my Twitter stream and reading the chatter about morning workouts, friendly fitness challenges, and weight loss successes,” said Sherry Pagoto, Ph.D., of KevinMD.com.
- Popular women’s magazine Self is launching an online social community game that will hopefully encourage women to get active, the New York Times says. The game play, though sedentary, is meant to be physiologically motivating, said vice president and publisher Laura McEwen.