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The seventh week of the Ninth Annual Greater Fall River Fitness Challenge  brought forty-seven participants to General Fitness on February 27, 2016 for an hour work-out with either an aerobics class with Deb Rosion or a spinning class with Lynette Gomes. Following the Challenge, participants were invited to join a low-carb nutrition group run by Partners Executive Director Dr. David Weed. Sponsored by Greater Fall River Re-creation, Partners for a Healthier Community, Saint Anne's Hospital, Southcoast Hospitals, the Challenge includes programs provided by All Generations Fitness, the Diabetes Association, Inc., Fitness Fusion, FitWorks On-line, General Fitness. Greater Fall River Re-creation, TKO Fitness, and the Fall River YMCA. The Challenge offers low cost opportunities for those who live, work or attend school in the Greater Fall River Area. Click here for an eight-minute video of the event. Click here for photos of the previous week's Challenge event and here for video of all of the low-carb sessions with Dr. David Weed. Call CD-REC at 508-679-0922 for more information or go to www.FallRiverFitnessChallenge.com

(Top row)  Fitness Challenge participant Walter Bonalewicz checks in with Partners Worksite Wellness Coordinator Angela Bras as Aerobics Instructor Deb Kosion selects a CD for her session. (Row two) Deb gets the group moving with some stretches and bends. (Row three) Spinning Leader Lynette Gomes puts participants through their paces. (Rows four through seven) Deb keeps people moving and stretching as she takes them through a routine.

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