Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Kids Take To The Gym

"...There are other reasons, besides weight management, why parents are footing the bill for professional fitness services. Kids like Zakery, who plays ice hockey, want a competitive edge over their ‘We're giving him all the tools he needs to succeed,’ says Nelson Galambos, Zakery's dad. ‘Not only does it keep him busy and out of trouble, he excels. It's a wise investment.’ Galambos also says it will pay off for Zakery not only physically but mentally. ‘He will notice a difference when he competes against kids his age and older kids,’ he says. Zakery asked for a trainer, and Galambos says that he wouldn't push Zakery to use one to improve his hockey skills if Zakery didn't want it.”...

http://www.mercurynews.com/bay-area-living/ci_15345496?nclick_check=1