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Americans love to run — and for many reasons. A survey of 3,500 runners revealed that 54% of runners do it for fitness purposes. Forty percent of runners on the same survey claim that they do it specifically to lose weight. Running has demonstrably positive health benefits. Running for 45 to 60 minutes a day, for example, can reduce your blood pressure by 10 to 12 mgs. Moreover, running can aid in weight loss and improve your cardiovascular system. Running has also been shown to increase one’s life expectancy by as much as six years. With benefits like these, it is no wonder millions of Americans flock to the streets and to the racetracks.
And flock they do. According to a 2012 study, more than 57 million Americans ran or jogged at least once that year. Every year, there are thousands of maratho (more…)
Youth soccer camp is a fun experience for your child, and can teach them so important skills like working together as a team and great sportsmanship. It’s a popular sport in America, especially for high school aged boys and girls, with an estimated 284,000 boys and 209,000 girls in the United States play high school […]
The U.S. has nearly 2,000 indoor ice hockey rinks and about 500 outdoor ones, but it often isn’t enough, especially in places that don’t have winter for six months out of the year. Hockey is seeing explosive growth in the U.S., with nearly 520,000 registered players in the 2013-2014 season, the most ever. That has […]
Other than freedom and the smell of crackling bacon in the morning (or anytime for that matter), there are two things that Americans love: sports and fashion. When these two worlds collide with the love of American’s favorite beautiful things can happen that borderline on sheer magic. Fashion is more than just the clothes you […]