is cautious, as the PPCA has applied to have the Federal Court’s ruling appealed to the High Court of Australia (www.fitness.org.au/4986_98215015.html). For more information on music licensing, read “Music Licensing Mayhem: How Will Fees
Schedule a series of sports events, tournaments and other athletic activities, highlighting participation in the celebration.
For more information on how to create awareness in your community, visit www.fitness.gov/getmovingamerica.htm.
by a licensed healthcare professional). The Fitness Franchise Information Center (www.fitness franchiseinfo.com) features information on more than 40 fitness franchises with many different specialties. To find out more about this industry trend, read “Franchising Your
of articles and photos show up on FitFeed? Any items from the Internet that enough fitness professionals are sharing through their social networks. That includes content from big sites like www.FitnessMagazine.com or
to reach children successfully.
Barriers for the
Programs geared to children need to be fun and focus on changing habits. For the past 3 years, our organization—Fit4Play (www
.Fit4Play.com)—has been providing mobile group
) and the new Presidential Active Lifestyle Award (which gives kids presidential recognition for 60 minutes of activity 5 days a week for 6 weeks); contact www.fitness.gov.
R.E.S.H.A.P.E. America. A national not-for-profit organization, R
would be interested in participating in a program the company was sponsoring called Fit for the Road (www.fit4theroad.com). Fit for the Road follows five overweight truck drivers who were chosen to participate in a yearlong weight loss and fitness program. A dietitian and a medical doctor
the Web to find exercises and learn how to move properly. The President's Council on Physical Fitness (www.fitness.gov/pepup.htm) is free, while Plus One Active (www.plusoneactive.com), which includes a library of 800 moves, costs $10.
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