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November 11, 2014
An initiative borne out of tragedy

Last year staff at Royal Fidelity were shocked at the death of their colleague -- a person who worked out daily and whom they looked at as the epitome of health. But at the age of 35, that person died of a heart attack. That pushed the group's human resources director Stacia Williams to wonder if the institution was doing enough -- if anything at all -- for its staff as it related to their health ...

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October 27, 2014
Former pro giving back as personal fitness trainer

Former professional basketball player and Bahamian national team member Jimmy Mackey is one of the newest certified fitness instructors in the country, and already his work is paying dividends for his clients.
Mackey, the only master personal trainer in the Caribbean region, has trained a number of elite Bahamian athletes, preparing them for various competitions. The list reads like a who's who am...

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August 11, 2011
Robin Hood Joins The Wellness Center to Promote Healthy Food Choices for Back to School

Robin Hood Mega Store on Tonique Williams-Darling Highway recently partnered with Dr. Patti L. Symonette, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of the Wellness Center to provide parents with some helpful tips on making healthy lunch and snack choices when selecting food items for their children returning to school this new school year.

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January 09, 2012
Sports Executive Welcomes Toronto Flights to St. Thomas

TORONTO, Canada - A leading tennis coach and sports
administrator in Canada sees the launch of nonstop Air Canada service to
St. Thomas in the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) this winter as a
boost for sports-related tourism.

Lionel Eli, one of Canada's
highly rated and respected tennis coaches and personal trainers, said
the Virgin Islands "is not only an incredible vacation spot, but i...

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December 27, 2011
Overcoming the season of overindulgence

With the endless Christmas parties and New Year's celebrations still to come, the Yuletide season seems to be one overindulgent gorge-fest. And it happens year-after-year with most people making a New Year's resolution to adopt healthier practices, resolving once again to achieve better health.
Kristin Beneby, 30, is one of those people who says she will try to change her eating habits once again ...

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Get your child moving
August 13, 2012
Get your child moving

It seems like gone are the days when a pick-up game of bat-and-ball, rounders, or red rover, hop scotch or jump rope was the norm for the grade school set.

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December 14, 2011
Miss Grand Bahama prepares for Colombia

Miss Grand Bahama is Preparing for Celebration Miss International- Coffee Beauty Contest Saturday January 2nd - 8th, 2012. Miss Grand Bahamas Keriann Stuart is busy getting in shape, physically and mentally at the YMCA fitness gym with her personal trainer/ committee member Charmaine McNab.

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A Journey To Wellness And A Healthier Lifestyle
October 16, 2012
A Journey To Wellness And A Healthier Lifestyle

Beaumont Todd has one mission in life and that it is to be the healthiest person he can for the sake of his wife and two children.

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No training camp for Team Bahamas at Worlds
July 25, 2013
No training camp for Team Bahamas at Worlds

The Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) cannot afford to host a training camp prior to the International Association of Athletic Federation's (IAAF) World Championships, due to the financial position the local governing body for the sport now finds itself in, according to president of the association, Mike Sands.

Sands said that a camp could not be organized in a timely manner, ...

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Stand up fitness
January 07, 2014
Stand up fitness

One week into the new year and many people have made a resolution to make fitness a priority, but in today's fast-paced, digital world, many people are looking for new and exciting ways to get in some type of physical activity...

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