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BBJ Fitness Corner | Traditional strength vs functional fitness training | Sports

“WHEN I was still a  CNMI national basketball player, I always thought that I needed to get lean and stacked to be one of the top players,” said Jerry Diaz, a certified National Academy of Sports Medicine personal trainer. Kyokushin Karate Sensei Danny Banez demonstrates the use of a makiwara board. Contributed photo  What he …

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Tom Brady and Kim Clijsters become Major League Pickleball team owners

Tom Brady of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers throws against the New Orleans Saints during the second quarter at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 13, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Chris Graythen | Getty Images Sport | Getty Images Seven-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady and International Tennis Hall of Famer Kim Clijsters are the latest …

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Riverfront pickleball court planned for Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A new entertainment concept will tap into the surging popularity of pickleball. The idea centers on the creation of a 45,000 square foot facility offering pickleball courts, food and craft beer. What You Need To Know A pickleball entertainment facility is planned for Louisville’s waterfront The site will offer multiple courts and …

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UVI renames Sports and Fitness Center to honor Elridge Blake | Sports

The University of the Virgin Islands’ main athletics facility on its St. Thomas campus has now been renamed to honor a Virgin Islander whose athletics and academic achievements in the territory span decades. In a Friday morning ceremony, university officials renamed UVI’s Sports and Fitness Center for Elridge Blake, a St. Thomas native who helped …

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Peloton strikes first brick-and-mortar deal with Dick’s

Peloton PTON, -1.59% is turning to the country’s largest sporting goods retailer in its latest effort to reach more customers. The connected fitness giant will sell its equipment in Dick’s Sporting Goods DKS, -1.75%  stores, the companies revealed Thursday. It’s the first time Peloton’s products will be sold in retail locations outside its namesake stores. Dick’s Sporting Goods …

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