Kincardine, Ontario, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2013
Following the success of last year’s 1,000 lb. Meltdown Challenge, the fitness franchise Fit Body Boot Camp Kincardine has announced it will be hosting its 2nd Annual 1,000 lb. Meltdown Challenge starting on June 3rd at its Kincardine fitness center located at Davidson Centre 601 Durham Street, Kincardine, Ontario.
Fit Body Boot Camp’s 1,000 lb. Meltdown Challenge’s goal is to inspire and motivate local community residents to lose a total of 1,000 pounds in 28 days. The fee to participate is discounted to $40 for the 28-day program, with 100% of the proceeds going to a local charity. Fit Body Boot Camp Kincardine will be donating its proceeds to the Kincardine Big Brothers and Big Sister charity.
“Our on-going goal is to continue to inspire and motivate local communities to collectively lose weight,” says Bedros Keuilian, founder and President of Fit Body Boot Camp. “Obesity isn’t just a personal problem. It is a national and a global problem.”
According to the Statistics Canada, obesity levels in Canada and throughout the world continue to increase. It is estimated that more than half of Canadian adults, and approximately 20% of children and adolescents are obese. Globally, obesity levels are also on the rise.
Inspired by rising obesity statistics, Fit Body Boot Camp Kincardine owner Nadine VandenHeuvel decided to launch her first 1,000 pound Meltdown Challenge in September of 2012, attracting a total of 55 members of the Kincardine community who wanted to get fit for a great cause. The 1,000 pound Meltdown Challenge participants ended up melting away 600 lbs and raised an astonishing $1,100 with all pro
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