Let’s Get Physical: National Women’s Health & Fitness Day

/ 31/08/2012 /

National Women’s Health & Fitness Day is September 26, 2012!

Always held on the last Wednesday of September, National Women’s Health & Fitness Day celebrates women of all ages and encourages regular physical activity and wellness! This is most certainly something we can all get behind. Re:sourxe by Sodexo is proud to support women and families everywhere.

According to Fitnessday.com:

“On Wednesday, September 26, 2012, more than 1,000 groups across the country will host women’s health and fitness events at senior centers, hospitals, health clubs, park and recreation districts, local health and service organizations, schools, retirement communities, houses of worship, and other community locations. An estimated 80,000 to 100,000 women of all ages are expected to participate in these local activities.”

Ways to Celebrate

·      Exercise demonstrations

·      Health screenings

·      Health information workshops

·      Nature walks

·      Recreational sports

·      Healthy eating demonstrations

Re:sourxe is committed to health and wellness. Our hospital retail solution includes many Re:sourxe’s gift products inspired by wellness principles.

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Choose This Year’s Theme

Want to be part of the fun? Submissions are being accepted for the 2012 theme for Women’s Heath & Fitness Day. Last year, Joanna Klopfer of New York won the contest with her “Activity—A Move in a Healthy Direction” theme.  Previous winners also include:

2009 Theme: "Activity is a habit you can live with!"


2008 Theme: "Fitness...A Key To Healthy Living!"


2007 Theme: "Make Fitness a Healthy Habit!"


2006 Theme: "Fitness—Choose it for Life!"


2005 Theme: "Fitness—A Style For Life!"


2004 Theme: "Fitness Fits Everyone!"

 

To enter to win the $250.00 prize this year, click here