1. PlayFit Family Night At YMCA of Greater Seattle is Huge Success

    NEWCASTLE, WA - On January 17th, 2015 Coal Creek Family YMCA hosted their first ever PlayFit Family Night for members.  The main reason for this event was to unveil their brand new, state of the art interactive fitness room designed by Exergame Fitness of Palatine, Illinois. The 150 families that attended spent their night engaged in interactive play on the various Exergame products at the facili…Read More

  2. The Science Is Leading Us to Change

    The brainis the body’s most active organ and thus requires the most energy to functionwell.  The brain is estimated to account for 2% of our body’s weight butuses 20-30% of our body’s energy.  Because the brain doesn’t store oxygenand glucose, it requires the blood stream to provide thenecessary requirements to function well. What’s becoming more and moreevident from the research is t…Read More

  3. Exergame Playground Solution – A Place Of Their Own

    The next generation of fitness is here; it’s the wearable technology, or the Spivi Virtual Indoor Cycling classes. It’s interactive fitness equipment like Exerbike or iDance or even home fitness like the Nintendo Wii. If the current generation of adults are integrating this much technology into fitness routines, it would only make sense to have a solution on how to introduce the newest age gro…Read More

  4. South Glen Falls Schools PEP Grant in Review: How $2.1 Million Revamped Their Fitness Program

    Childhood obesity is an epidemic affecting many of the youth in America today. Approximately one in three children are either overweight or obese, which has doubled in kids under twelve and quadrupled in adolescents in the past 30 years. There are many different reasons for the cause of this rise in childhood obesity. According to HealthierGeneration.org, increased screen time, limited access to h…Read More

  5. Shepherd Schools Uses PEP Grant To Gamify Fitness Program

    SHEPHERD, MT - This past April, Shepherd Public Schools was one of 67 organizations awarded a grant through the Carol M. White Physical Education Program (PEP) designed to help schools and other organizations initiate, expand, and improve their physical education programs. One of the areas the Shepherd Public Schools focused their efforts to expand and improve their physical education program was …Read More

  6. PEP Grant Winner Perry School District Provides 21st Century Opportunity For Their Students

    The Perry School District in Perry, Ohio has always placed a high degree of importance on ensuring that each student has the opportunity to reach their full potential in and out of the classroom. The school community knows the opportunities for their students are always changing, especially with the way technology constantly progresses. They are also aware of how stress, anxiety, and boredom from …Read More

  7. Midtown Athletic Club Success 6 Months Later

    This past June, Midtown Athletic Club in Bannockburn IL teamed up with Exergame Fitness to fix kids fitness at their club. Always a leading organization in fitness, Midtown Athletic Club - Bannockburn took it upon themselves to be at the forefront of the industry, which meant bringing in new ways to engage the youngest generation to live a healthy and active lifestyle. To accomplish their goal, th…Read More

  8. Change Boredom in Schools Through Play and Exergaming

    The conversation that is seldom addressed in schools is why do students too often find school so boring.  Many students are uninterested in learning and find school a waste of time because they see little connection between what is happening in class and what is happening in their real life.  Students’ perception of learning as meaningless is often a result of little personal involvement, the …Read More

  9. Break Up Your Winter Work Out Routine With Exergame Fitness

    It’s that time of the year when the sun rises later and sets earlier, holiday eating and left-overs are taking over the fridge, and where exercise for some reason slips into the background and for many is soon ignored until May. We all are familiar with this cycle. Make this year the year to do something about it. But what? It’s dark. It’s cold (for those who live where there are seasons). A…Read More

  10. Excitement at PEP Grant winner Holley Elementary School

    Holley Elementary School in New York was looking for a way to engage their students to become active and healthy. After being awarded a federal Carol M. White Physical Education Program grant they turned to Exergame to help bring the excitement they were looking for to their physical education program. Exergaming is bringing technology, gamification, and fitness together for a new and fun way to …Read More