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From workout tips to the latest trends in the world of fitness, we hope our blog is a healthy blend of useful information and inspiring stories.  Check back monthly for our newest post.  

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01/30/2017
2017 Fitness Resolution Won't Stick? Group Fitness Classes for the Win!

Are you having trouble sticking to your 2017 Fitness Resolutions as we slip into the second month of the year?  If YES is your answer then trust me on this, YOU ARE NOT ALONE!  Most people......Read More

01/30/2017
February Fitness Tip - Wearable Fitness Devices get Results

Wearable fitness technology delivers data that far exceeds technology that has previously been available in the marketplace.

Here are just a few of the benefits:

  1.  Recovery   ......Read More
01/18/2017
January Fitness Tip - Aerobic Fitness Should Be Considered a Vital Sign

A new statement from the American Heart Association says aerobic fitness should be considered a vital sign and become part of annual physical exams. 

 

A recent New York......Read More

12/15/2016
Why Getting In Shape May Be The Best Gift You Could Give You and Your Family

You’ve spent hours and hours running around different stores trying to find the perfect gifts ranging from elaborate Barbie play sets to rough-and-tough toy trucks.  Shopping around like......Read More

11/18/2016
The OCSC Guide to Surviving the Holidays!

Who doesn’t love the Holidays?  Still, with all the wonderful things about the season many of us find ourselves feeling overwhelmed and STRESSED!! 

We understand!  Take......Read More

10/26/2016
November Fitness Tip

The Role of Antioxidants in Exercise and Disease Prevention

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Choose your food wisely.

Internal Oxidation:  ( “your......Read More

10/25/2016
SLOW DOWN, BE AWARE & EAT HEALTHIER...how to help your family stay fit

by OCSC’s Youth Programming Director Melissa Rimpici

In today’s crazy world, playtime is more important than ever.  Children......Read More

10/20/2016
Drink UP! Keeping your body hydrated is good for you!

Milk may do a body good but water…does a body better!  Water suppresses hunger, speeds up your metabolism, aids in digestion and helps to keep constipation away.  A women’s body......Read More

09/28/2016
October Fitness Tip

In search of the Ideal Aerobics routine?

"6 to 8 very hard 20 second intervals with 10 second rest periods may be one of the best possible training protocols...."......Read More

09/19/2016
Academics and Athletics go Hand in Hand

As parents we want to do all we can to help our kids become their best. 
We encourage them to be active and we push them to excel academically.

Are you ready for some good news? ......Read More

08/22/2016
September Fitness Tip

Your V02max is your maximal aerobic capacity - It tells a lot about you and your overall health.

It can predict your athletic performance in events lasting longer than a few......Read More

08/09/2016
Olympic Fever...Fun Facts about the programming the world is watching!

All eyes are on Rio as Olympic athletes from all over the world come together to compete from August 5th – August 21st.  We thought it might be fun to share some facts about the......Read More

08/01/2016
August Fitness Tip

What happens to your engine at the end of a long car trip? It doesn’t require a degree in automotive engineering to know that once you’ve reached your destination, your car’s engine......Read More

07/18/2016
Are your habits creating muscle imbalances? Review our list of 5 to find out!

There are activities that people do each and every day without giving them a second thought that could be affecting the growth and performance of your muscles.  If you are repeatedly doing any......Read More

06/29/2016
JULY FITNESS TIP - Exercise is a powerful pill

Exercise = Less Stress.

Physical activity itself can take your mind off of your problems and......Read More

06/27/2016
Is your tummy ready for Summer? We've got some top tips for you!

When it comes to being happy with your body image most of us struggle.  When it comes to pinpointing the body part that is the most cringe worthy many of us would look no further than......Read More

05/26/2016
JUNE FITNESS TIP - Are you getting the most out of your workout?

According to the guidelines established by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) adults should be getting at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise each......Read More

05/19/2016
If you are ready to begin a regular workout routine, OCSC is the place to be!

Obviously we love Orange County Sports Club and believe that we offer amazing features and benefits for our members but we felt it might be time to highlight some of the things we think make......Read More

04/25/2016
Summertime is Coming...make sure the livin' isn't too easy!

What am I going to do with my kids all summer long??!!??

It is a question that echoes in the minds of many parents at this time of year.  We want our kids to have a good time......Read More

03/28/2016
If you are Feeling Stressed...OCSC is the place to be!

Life can be overwhelming, not to mention stressful.  These days it seems everyone is feeling maxed out and many report that they feel stress on a daily basis and it is getting in the way......Read More

02/24/2016
Orange County Sports Club to host the 6th Annual Florida in February International Gymnastics Competition.

FLORIDA, NY.  Orange County Sports Club will once again host the 6th Annual Florida in February International.  The competition will be held at OCSC from Friday, February 26, 2016......Read More

02/16/2016
Be the Example. Advice for parents!

Today in the United States, nearly 1 in 3 kids are either overweight or obese.*  This is a heartbreaking statistic. Outside of the social implications for children who are carrying extra......Read More

02/03/2016
Parent Membership Special!

Why should kids have all the fun?  We are excited to offer....
$0 Enrollment and......Read More

01/26/2016
January 2016 is coming to an end - DON'T QUIT! Tips to help your fitness resolutions stick!

We are just taking a stab in the dark here but our guess is that you were doing great as 2016 began and now that you are 3 weeks into the New Year your motivation is starting to wane.   If......Read More

12/17/2015
The Holidays are here... & so are the extra pounds!

The holiday season & weight gain are two things that can go hand in hand. Whether it’s a crazy holiday schedule that is keeping you from the gym or holiday stress that is causing you......Read More

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