Walk Added to 2010 Bay Area Senior Games
invited to Join the Free Community Walk
2010 - Palo Alto, CA.....Organizers of the 2010 Bay Area Senior Games in
partnership with the Lifelong Fitness Alliance today announced the addition of
a Community Walk to the upcoming multi-sport event, to be held April 11,
beginning at 8:30 am at Stanford.
Dr. Walter Bortz says, "Taking a walk is more valuable than
acres of pharmacies. I encourage everyone within eye shot to take the walk with
Warner Cribbs, President and CEO of the 2010 Bay Area Senior Games explains,
"We are delighted to include a free community walk in the 2010 Bay Area Senior
Games. We hope that everyone, no
matter what age, interested in health and fitness will join us. And for those wanting to compete in
future Senior Games, this walk can be the first step."
the walk is free to all, organizers request that participants register at www.lifelongfitnessalliance.org
will start at 8:30am, with participants meeting at Pac 10 Plaza on Nelson Road,
just outside Sunken Diamond. The walk will be 30 - 60 minutes on a route around
the Stanford athletic facilities.
Lifelong Fitness Alliance is a
non-profit organization that offers a community-wide walking program to promote
regular exercise and good nutrition, and help improve overall health and wellbeing. Stepping
Strong is a ten-week walking and wellness program developed in
collaboration with AARP. The program benefits many people who are sedentary and
become motivated by the ambassador-led and pedometer-based group program. Visit the new website at www.lifelongfitnessalliance.org.