Navigation Links
Entrepreneur and TV Personality Bill Rancic to Host Men's Health Chicago Urbanathlon on October 20, 2007
Date:10/9/2007

-Presenting Sponsor Dodge to Give Away Custom Dodge Vehicle After Race-

CHICAGO, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Men's Health, the best-selling men's magazine on newsstands, announced today that author, entrepreneur, TV personality, and Donald Trump's season-one "The Apprentice" winner, Bill Rancic will host the Men's Health Urbanathlon(TM) & Festival in Chicago on Saturday, October 20. Chicago native Rancic is currently co-host of NBC's "In the Loop with iVillage," a live interactive daytime program focusing on relevant and entertaining topics.

Rancic will lead over 1500 Urbanathletes as they conquer twelve miles of iconic Chicago landmarks in the city's first Urbanathlon event. The unique race begins at 8am at Butler Field in Grant Park, where Rancic will warm up with the athletes and sound the starting gun. Racers will negotiate several course obstacles throughout the race which will proceed to Navy Pier, North Avenue Beach, Northerly Island, Soldier Field and eventually circle back to Butler Field for the grand finale finish and day-long festival (open to the public) featuring live entertainment, great food, sampling, urban challenges and prizes.

Says Men's Health VP/Publisher Jack Essig, "Bill Rancic is perfect to host the Urbanathalon; he's a go-getter who is mindful of the benefits health and fitness in his career. We are thrilled to have him support our event."

Men's Health will host an awards ceremony at 12pm at the Festival to present category winners with race prizes. Additionally, the event's presenting sponsor, Dodge, will donate a custom Dodge vehicle to a Challenged Athlete during this presentation.

Men's Health has grown the Urbanathlon(TM) & Festival event into a national franchise hosting races in New York and Chicago in 2007 and in San Francisco in Spring 2008. The Men's Health Urbanathlon(TM) & Festival will make a contribution to their charitable partner, the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF), a national charity that empowers disabled athletes around the world.

Sponsors for the 2007 Urbanathlon include Dodge (Presenting Sponsor), Movado's ESQ SWISS, Hugo Boss sports line Boss Orange, BSN, Croc's, Redken and Crunch Fitness.

About Men's Health (http://www.menshealth.com)

Men's Health is the largest men's lifestyle magazine brand in the world with 38 editions and a worldwide readership of 22.6 million. Published 10 times a year in the U.S. by Rodale, Men's Health speaks to every aspect of a man's life, providing its readers with the latest information on health, fitness, fashion, nutrition, relationships, travel, gear and money. Men's Health was named to Adweek's "Hot List" of top-ten magazines ('04, '05); Advertising Age's "A-List" for general excellence ('03, '04); a Capell's Circulation Report "Best Newsstand Performer of the Decade" ('04) and top-ten "Best Performer in Circulation" for the past three consecutive years; as well as one of min magazine's "Most Notable Launches" of the past 20 years. The magazine also won a National Magazine Award in the personal service category ('04). In addition, Rodale publishes Prevention, Women's Health, Runner's World, Best Life, Bicycling, Mountain Bike, Running Times and Organic Gardening, and is also the largest independent book publisher in America with a collection of international titles, including The South Beach Diet and The Abs Diet franchises, and Al Gore's New York Times bestseller An Inconvenient Truth. Rodale's broad range of media platforms includes magazines, books, video and extensive Web sites. The company is also a leader in direct-response marketing and has more than 26 million active customers in its database.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Men's Health
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Personality Impacts Arthritis
2. Dealing with personality disorders
3. Personality profiles of gamblers and substance abusers are similar
4. Negative Effects of Asthma Can Be Countered With Personality changes
5. ADHD Risk Pronounced in Children with Extreme Personality Traits
6. Suicide Attempts Shoot Up Among Alcoholics with Personality Disorder
7. Sound Of Sneezing Could Speak About Ones Personality Traits
8. Personality Disorders Caused Army To Let Go Of 1,000 Soldiers
9. Myth of Type-A-Personality Linked to Heart Disease Busted
10. The Persona of Cancer Affected By Personality?
11. Intensive Psychotherapy Provides Helping Hand in Borderline Personality Disorder.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2017)... ... August 22, 2017 , ... John Stewart joins ... Managing Member for t4 Leadership Development & Consulting. He has spent his career ... “success”: physician leadership development, servant leadership, data driven process improvement, and supportive technology. ...
(Date:8/21/2017)... ... 2017 , ... PracticeMatch, a company that provides online resources , ... advanced practitioners like nurse practitioners and physician assistants , will conduct ... this year. The online career fairs will allow job seekers to connect with healthcare ...
(Date:8/21/2017)... ... August 21, 2017 , ... FCPX LUT Monochromatic Volume 2 ... quickly and easily add washed color grades to footage. A LUT is a Lookup ... pixel’s color to the corresponding color indicated by the table. This pack comes with ...
(Date:8/21/2017)... ... August 21, 2017 , ... Duncan Insurance Agency debuts ... people of Michigan. The new initiative fundraises for the Kalamazoo Humane Society (KHS), ... of animal protection and welfare by addressing the root causes of pet overpopulation. ...
(Date:8/21/2017)... ... August 21, 2017 , ... San Diego physician and surgeon Dr. James Veltmeyer, ... announced his candidacy for the 52nd Congressional District currently held by Representative Scott Peters. ... to this country at age eleven after suffering homelessness and hardship in a distant ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/1/2017)... CerSci Therapeutics , a non-opioid drug development firm based ... notice from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) ... has been awarded a Direct-to-Phase II Small Business Innovation ... an additional $1,000,000 to follow in 2018. These funds ... lead non-opioid drug candidate CT-044 to the Food and ...
(Date:7/31/2017)... , July 31, 2017 Three Tru-D SmartUVC robots ... South Korea . Tru-D, short for "Total Room Ultraviolet Disinfection," ... rooms after an environmental services (ES) professional cleans the area with traditional ... Tru-D ... "Although the BAACH has ...
(Date:7/28/2017)... Holdings, Inc. ("Hill-Rom") (NYSE: HRC), today announced financial results ... and updated its financial outlook for fiscal 2017. ... third quarter, Hill-Rom reported earnings of $0.09 per diluted ... prior-year period. These results reflect after-tax special items, including ... to the non-cash write-down of assets associated with the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: