1. Exergaming Fitness Products at Two Rivers YMCA

    Exergaming Fitness Products at Two Rivers YMCA   Moline, IL – Two Rivers YMCA in Moline, IL has recently installed a complete line of Interactive Gaming and Fitness products to create a Virtual Gym in their Teen Center. With the growing concern of inactivity and obesity - Interactive Fitness is a welcome solution to any club. “We are expecting a huge turn-out for our Friday Teen Night’s…Read More

  2. Fun figures in fitness plan at Palatine YMCA

    Fun figures in fitness plan at Palatine YMCA (Buehler) Make it fun — and make it active. That was the theme driving “Healthy Kids Day” Saturday at the Buehler YMCA in Palatine. The national event is designed to help families teach children to adopt healthy lifestyles. “In light of all the recent studies pointing to obesity in our children, we’re always looking at how we can teach kids to…Read More

  3. Exergames: Video Games That Keep Players Fit!

    Exergames: Video Games That Keep Players Fit! By Marilyn Ferdinand RELATED ARTICLES Video Game Ratings Systems Video Game Safety Many parents are looking for ways to wean their children from video games and get them interested in pastimes that exercise more than their fingers. But not all video games are created equal. One type of video game that parents may actually encourage their children to pl…Read More

  4. Health Games Research

    Exergaming a.k.a. active gaming Health Games Research Posted on December 17, 2007 by pnmartinez Recently announced: from Robert Wood Foundation Site Health Games Research is an $8.25 million national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) that supports outstanding research to enhance the quality and impact of interactive games used to improve health. The goal of the…Read More

  5. PS3: the console with Exergame built-in

    PS3: the console with Exergame built-in At this week's E3 show in Los Angeles, Sony's PS3 has succeeded in being one of the major show breaking news. The console will be released in November 2006, Worldwide... What's the link with exergames? The controller!! Sony will integrate on all its PS3s, through its standard controller, a motion sensor, allowing for far more real-life-like interactivity wit…Read More

  6. Wii: the success of exergames

    Wii: the success of exergames Yes, if you watch news, if you haven't cut yourself off this world, you've seen it. Wii has emerged. Exergames are now Worldwide famous. While Sony and Microsoft played the same old game with the evermore graphics, Nintendo thought : "what don't we upgrade this so-old-fashioned gamepads"? And Nintendo, with its Wii, was right. People like to move, like to shake.... Em…Read More

  7. Serious Games Summit: ExerGaming + EduGaming = ExerLearning

    Serious Games Summit: ExerGaming + EduGaming = ExerLearning 9 Comments by Kyle Orland Oct 31st 2006 7:30AM Filed under: PC, Sony PlayStation 2, Rhythm, Exergaming It's a no-brainer that games like Dance Dance Revolution can do wonders in combating our country's growing youth obesity epidemic. But can rhythm-action games also help children improve cognitive skills like reading comprehension and con…Read More

  8. Is Exergaming The Next Trend in Fitness?

    Is Exergaming The Next Trend in Fitness? Mon, 05/07/2007 - 9:00am by geeksugar 5,621 Views - 12 comments From the Wii weight loss challenge, DDR busting a move in PE classes across the nation to substituting traditional workouts and sex to a little Wii tennis time, the media can't stop talking about whipping the fat video gamer stereotype into a fit and trim calorie-burning-video- game-playing mac…Read More

  9. Health and fitness: Getting a Wii bit fitter?

    Health and fitness: Getting a Wii bit fitter? Last Updated: 12:01am BST 07/04/2008 Combining computer games with exercise is the latest way to improve health. Glenda Cooper tests the Wii Fit Watch: The Gadget Inspectors test out the Wii I am unbalanced. It's official. This is not news to my family or, indeed, to any neutral observer, given that I have impersonated a tree, headed ima…Read More

  10. Exergame Fitness Teams up with GameCycle

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Person: Thomas Seilheimer Jr. (CEO) Company Name: Exergame Fitness USA Telephone Number: (866) 245-3036 Fax Number: (630) 282-0482 Email Address: info@exergamefitness.com Web site address: http://www.exergamefitness.com Exergame Fitness Teams up with GameCycle The Exergame Fitness GameCycle merges upper body exercise with the excitement and enjoyment of video games. …Read More