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Big Bear’s Biggest Loser Is Back

Big Bear Valley, CA, December 19, 2011, 9:00am – Mountain Fitness Center on Fox Farm Road is once again putting on Big Bear’s Biggest Loser.  Owners Heather and Ted Devito organized the program a few years back with successful results in those who participated, and they’re bringing it back again to help Big Bear get healthy. Big Bear’s Biggest Loser is a 9-week exercise and weight-loss program that starts on January 16th. Group sessions will take place on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, with no more than 12 people at a time. Ted Devito says the program is intended to create motivation and inspire participants who need to lose 50 pounds or more. The program offers more than just exercise, it’s an educational experience, and participants will learn about proper nutrition, the difference between muscle and fat, and how to make healthy food choices. Sessions will be presented in thee phases, base conditioning, strength, and power. Participants will also get 2 one-on-one consultations with a weight loss coach. The program includes weekly giveaways for admirable effort, teamwork, consistency, and weight loss. At the end of the program $500 in cash prizes will be awarded. If you register for the program before January 1st it’s $299, and after that the price goes up to $349. You can get more information at Mountain Fitness Center’s website at www.mfcbigbear.com. [audio:http://kbhr933.com/wp-content/uploads/SP31243.mp3|titles=Biggest...

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Big Bear Battles Child Obesity With Campaign To Get Kids Active Outdoors

Big Bear Lake, CA, July 8, 2011, noon –  This summer Big Bear Lake is on board to battle the ongoing epidemic of childhood obesity with its new initiative KIDS. GET OUTDOORS. WIN. The new campaign is designed to promote healthy lifestyles and demonstrate that kids who get active outdoors while on vacation will have loads of fun while keeping fit with the proper amount of exercise. The Big Bear Lake Resort Association is on a mission to prove exercise in the great outdoors is more fun, imaginative and entertaining than video games and other electronic devices that keep kids from appropriate daily exercise. This summer Big Bear introduces a new interactive stamp booklet designed to introduce kids to different outdoor activities. The stamp booklet is similar to a scavenger hunt, which gives kids an opportunity to collect stamps at different locations in Big Bear Lake to win exceptional prizes such as a new mountain bike, new snowboard or grand prize all-inclusive trip to Big Bear. Stamp booklets are available at the Big Bear Visitor Center, 630 Bartlett Road in Big Bear Lake or participating local businesses called Outdoor Fun Spots. Each time a child finishes an activity associated with an Outdoor Fun Spot such as kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddleboarding, wakeboarding or mountain biking, he or she gets the booklet stamped and starts winning from the first stamp...

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