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Fit941’s Hot And Fit

Who’s the best in 941’s fitness, health, and wellness scene? Let us know. Winners are revealed in the Holiday issue! Tell us your favorites in any or all categories, and submit your survey online before nominations close on November 1st. Nominees will then be listed for voting on Fit941.com. Find out the results in the…

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Taking Up The Challenge of Juggernaut X

Imagine that instead of plugging along on a treadmill in the gym you are running up a warped wall like one of those ninja warriors on television. Or, instead of pushing yourself into downward facing dog in yoga class you are climbing up a salmon ladder. In December, you could be one of 100 athletes…

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Healthier U Challenge – A BETTER YOU IN 35 Days!

Dates updated as a result of Hurricane Irma. New dates are: Jan. 15 through Feb. 19 Want to change your life for the better in only five weeks? Want to feel healthier, stronger, and more attractive? Want to be more focused, organized and alert? Want to take home some really nice prizes and make some…

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Let the Games Begin!

Boxtribe Games: The People’s Competition Described as the “People’s Competition,” the BoxTribe Games slated for Feb. 11 and 12 at Feld Entertainment Studios in Palmetto promises to be unlike any you’ve seen before. “The unique thing about this particular event is that it is focused on the everyday athlete. This one is about the people….

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2017 Bike Buyers Guide: Cycle On

Remember when you got your first bike? For a lot of us, it might have been under a Christmas tree, shiny, new with a big bow! Now, imagine your husband or wife, boyfriend or girlfriend, adult child or maybe your parent when they see a bike under the tree this year! Fit941’s Bike Guide can…

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Lace Up & Leash-Up for Doggies 4 Duchenne!

Grayson is 13 now; his family, friends, anyone who has ever met him, and many that never have, pray he lives a long life. Gray’s best four-legged friend Hooch certainly does. So make sure you (and your dog!) are in Lakewood Ranch on Sat. Feb. 11, 2017 on what will likely be a Florida-cool and…

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BMX is Great Exercise for Kids

Born from imagination and creative invention, BMX got its start when 1970s California kids began riding (and stunting) their bikes on dirt tracks and desert hills and terrain a la motocross performed by motorcycles. Bicycle motocross soon became wildly popular and a sports industry was born. Four decades after being invented by kids, in 2008…

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Local ‘Spartans’ compete for cash – and glory!

The producers of NBC’s wildly successful American Ninja Warrior are back with a brand new show that pits athletes against grueling obstacles for a cash prize of $250,000. Inspired by the worldwide Spartan Race franchise that sees would be warriors from all walks of life competing in a long-distance runriddled with rope climbs, rock walls,…

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Extremely Awesome – “Extreme Fitness Challenge”

The inaugural Fit941 Extreme Fitness Challenge, a 5K with fitness tests throughout the race, will be held Saturday May 21, 2016 at Sarasota’s Celery Fields. Formerly known as the Pinwheel Fitness Challenge, the Fit941 Extreme Fitness Challenge’s goal is to promote ‘Breathe Easier Life’ for kids with Cystic Fibrosis and will benefit Kristina’s Cure Finders…

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Ride the Tour de Cure to ‘Stop Diabetes’

The Tour de Cure, the American Diabetes Association’s signature fundraiser, is commemorating its 25th year in 2016 and Lakewood Ranch is pulling out all the stops in the annual ride, which over the decades has raised tens of millions of dollars for diabetes research in hopes of finding a cure. “Tour de Cure is an…

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Clubs Rule at the Suncoast Half Marathon

There’s still time to register for the January 2016 event at Lakewood Ranch “Yes, you can,” says Karen Haynes, the face behind the race, Active Suncoast’s ‘Suncoast Half Marathon’ set for Jan. 24, 2016. “A lot of people look at these events and think you have to be fast, skinny, and Kenyan, a runner. But…

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Climb Your Way to the Top

Summer is coming to an end but SRQ is heating up! Does adventure course through your veins? Have you ever wanted to get down and dirty for a cause all while building a better community? Coming this November Green Zone Heroes, an innovative adventure race management company with a focus on building veteran community relations,…

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Manatee County’s Oldest Running Tradition

The Labor Day Canes Cross Country Classic 5K began in 1993 as a fundraiser for the Manatee High School cross country team. According to longtime coach and race director Tom Orehowsky, “the first race director was Ed Lopacki who convinced me to do it with help from our team parents, some of whom were members…

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Navy Seal Olympic & Sprint Triathlon at Siesta Key Beach

On June 27th, MultiRace once again brings a triathlon toSiesta Key, the Navy SEAL Olympic & Sprint Triathlon (formerly Tri Siesta Key #1). MultiRace’s first event on Siesta took place in 2010, and they continue to use this venue because of its unbelievable beauty and also because they have such a great working relationship with…

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