1. Exergame Salutes the Marine Corps Birthday & Military Personal

    Tomorrow on the 10th of November marks the 241st birthday for the United States Marine Corps. First of all we would like to thank all of those in all armed forces who are serving our great country. The General of the United States Marine Corps, Robert B. Neller released a birthday message to all marines, view the entire message here. His closing statement: "We are Marines for life. It’s our res…Read More

  2. 2016 Exergame Youth Obesity Report

    Youth Fitness & Childhood Obesity have been two huge focuses of Exergame Fitness since the beginning. It has been awhile since we have touched on this so we put together a short infographic (below) that highlights some of the alarming statistics of childhood obesity in our nation. If you would like to view the full resolution version of the infographic, click here. Take a look at our last Exe…Read More

  3. 5 Functional Fitness Movements Everybody Needs to Know

    When it comes to working out at any level, knowing the fundamental movements and exercises are key. Not only for having an effective workout but also to prevent yourself from being injured during a casual to an intense workout session. Functional fitness is a growing fitness trend that is extremely popular because of its simplicity with bodyweight and very light weights to accompany it - allowing …Read More

  4. Another Tool for the Educators’ Toolbox

    Our great Exergaming friend, Dan Lawler Ph.D. has written another piece of Exergaming. This blog focuses on the Exergaming industry starting to focus more of SPED programs in school districts. We think this is an exciting new direction to bring the industry in, read on and tell us what you think! Another Tool for the Educators’ Toolbox By Dan Lawler, Ph.D. Schools, and especially teachers, provi…Read More

  5. The Sandbell Free Weight & Exergaming – HyperWear

    When you think about lifting or free weights in general, most people are going to think of metal dumbbells.  But a company called HyperWear changes that perception of free weights with their product Sandbells. The Sandbell Free Weight has the advantage of being several things at once instead of just a weight to simply lift with. Here is a short description from their website:  "A soft, sand-fill…Read More

  6. Seattle YMCA Youth Fitness Clubs

    This week Exergame Fitness will be visiting some YMCA locations in Seattle, WA. Specifically checking up on the Northshore and Auburn Valley locations that we have done business with. They have both recently received some equipment from us that is perfect for youth fitness clubs. Both have a T-Wall 64 while the Northshore location also received a 3 Kick, Heavy Ball and an EyePlay Floor. As wit…Read More

  7. Polar GoFit App & Trackers – Changing Physical Education

    Lauren Stewart has been a friend of Exergame Fitness and the Exergaming world for years now.  She is currently an elementary school PE teacher in Massachusetts but is doing great work with Polar Electro. Polar specializes in making fitness tracking watches/wristbands for different types of activities and apps that monitor progress and read out data from your tracker. For example, she could give h…Read More

  8. Exergames in Rehab

    Physical therapy is not most people’s idea of a fun time. It often pushes one just beyond their comfort zone in their abilities and seeing visible results can take a while. But what if the therapy session was an engaging interactive exergames in rehab, providing interactive fitness instant feedback to motivate the user to continue to push themselves? Fitness-Gaming.com describes a couple of thes…Read More

  9. Interactive Light Walls Are Your New Best Training Tool

    If you talk to the average health club-goer – or even the personal trainers - about what fitness equipment they or their clients use, you’ll get the standard answer of the treadmill, stationary bikes, free weight or machines. Some of them will talk about the classes they attend like yoga or zumba or the products that use your body weight for resistance training. However, very few will have he…Read More

  10. Most Members Are Just Big Kids- So Let ‘em Play!

    Have you ever been watching a sporting event and routing on your favorite team when suddenly the officials and the officiating become the story? Bad calls, missed fouls or penalties. It can be extremely frustrating to us as fans. We usually find ourselves screaming at the TV (like they can hear us) “Come on! Just let ‘em play!” I know you have been there. Any sports fan has been. But when i…Read More