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Five Must-Haves When Investing in a Gym

by on December 20, 2015

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By Paul Walker, PJCC Assistant Athletic Director

What’s the first question you ask when you research a gym? Likely it is, “How much does it cost to join?” If so, you are like most other fitness seekers looking to join a gym. Most people who call a gym or fitness center don’t know how to evaluate a facility so they stick to the one question they are most comfortable with, “How much?”

Here we give you five must-haves when considering a gym.

1.  Define Your Goal

What are your fitness goals? If you don’t know what your goals are, how will you achieve them? Define the results you want before researching and joining a gym. Continue reading

How Do You Like Them Apps?

by on April 25, 2014

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Compliment Your Fitness Routine With Online Apps

The marriage between technology and fitness isn’t new. Professional athletes have been using computer programs and data for decades to get into the best physical shape for their particular sport. It is only in the last decade or so that the rest of the population has been able to tap into some technologies that make it easier to get and stay fit!

Today even fitness novices like me can access some pretty incredible information with a simple application (app) download. You can tap into just about every type of fitness activity that you can think of from your smartphone or tablet. Continue reading