Denton A. Cooley Center
1620 McElderry Street
Baltimore, MD 21205
phone: 410-955-2513 fax: 410-614-8110


12 Days of Fitness 2017

December 7-22, 2017

Come and join our 12 Days of Fitness 2017 version. Starting December 7, you will be tasked with 12 days of a slowly building fitness challenge. See attached document for details. It's a great challenge to add to your current fitness routine. You must complete all 12 days by December 22, 2017 to be eligible for the prize. Good luck!



Fitness Challenges

Past Challenges:

COOLEY CHALLENGE FOR THE MONTH OF MAY

"ROW THE CHESAPEAKE"

Row as a team (3 people) using he rowing machines to cover the length of the Chesapeake Bay. Earn bonus miles along the way.

The team that finishes first wins.

Sign up now! Rowing begins May 15.

12 Days of Fitness
Cardio Football Challenge
Earn Your Yams

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Staff: Sara
Timeline: October 21, 2012
Cost: Race registration
Overview: Come join us and run a 5k for breast cancer awareness! Register online and join "Cooley for the Cure".


Shed It and Forget It
Staff: Sara
Timeline: March-May 2012
Cost: Free to current members
Overview: Get weighed and measured at beginning of challenge, keep a food diary for four weeks, complete weekly fitness tasks and get re-weighed and re-measured at the end of eight weeks. Time to lose that weight you put on over the winter!
Prizes: Person with the highest point value (accrued through weight loss, body fat loss and completion of activities) will receive a $50 gift card towards fitness products.

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Staff: Sara, Roy, Brian, Steve, Pat
Timeline: October 2011
Cost: Race registration
Overview: Cooley for the Cure team! Every fall we gather a team from the Cooley Center to run in this 5k for charity.





Page Documents

Calendar

  • 21
    Feb

    Spinning AM

    burn lots of calories, great music and fun challenging ride, too.
  • 21
    Feb

    Kettle Bell PLUS

    Great strength training workout integrating kettlebell exercises.
  • 21
    Feb

    Vinyasa Yoga

    An invigorating yoga class that focuses on flow, sun salutations, balance, strength and mental clarity.
  • 21
    Feb

    Power Pump

    Excellent strength workout using Body Bar and hand weights
  • 21
    Feb

    Spinning PM

    burn lots of calories, great music and fun challenging ride, too.
  • 21
    Feb

    TRX Training

    Learn proper form and technique using a unique training system for bodyweight exercises.
  • 21
    Feb

    Butts & Guts

    Don't neglect your lower body! Come take class that uses light weights, bands and your body to make your booty rock.
  • 22
    Feb

    Pilates

    Stability training and core strength using the Pilates method on the mat.
 

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FIT TIP OF THE MONTH

Sleep Deficit and Work Productivity

The appropriate amount of rest is very significant to help monitor daily functions and reduce the effects of stress, improve decision-making and maintain a healthy body weight.

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MOVE OF THE MONTH

Single-leg Squat

This great unilateral exercise is a simple way to develop strength, balance and coordination. The ability to perform this simple exercise easily and gracefully will develop your stability and core strength and also help you prevent injury, and improve your sports performance.

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RECIPE OF THE MONTH

Guacamole with Chipotle Tortilla Chips

Yummy snack in the cold months. Easy & fresh!

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