Come out and Celebrate National “in motion” week with hundreds of Windsor-Essex County residents!Are you feeling that rath of fall and need a boost? You’re in luck, as October 5th-11th is National in motion week and we have something fun for you to do! On Wednesday October 7th, get in motion with community leaders and hundreds of residents of all ages to take the annual “couch potato pledge” and a short walk in your community! Celebrate the 8th annual event with us for a chance for an in motion t-shirt giveaway or to win New Balance prizes. So get outside and energized by others around as you join the 12 o’clock walk across Windsor-Essex County on Wednesday October 7th at any of the 20 locations in Windsor-Essex County. Visit www.swarginmotion.com to find a time and location that works for your schedule! Last year, over 1,000 people took the “couch potato pledge”! This year, organizers want to get even more in motion, so they need you, your family, friends and coworkers, to come out for a 10 minute walk and some good old fashion fun at the annual 12 O’Clock Walk across Windsor-Essex County event!
This 8th annual event is done through the passion and strong partnership of Windsor-Essex Communities in motion (W-E CIM). This year, residents of all ages are welcome and municipal leaders to join any of the in motion events to celebrate physical activity and healthy community living in Windsor-Essex County!
In motion Awards CeremonyTo kick-off the local in motion celebrations, the Town of Tecumseh hosts the annual SWOntario in motion Awards ceremonies on Monday, October 7th at the Tecumseh arena (12021 McNorton St. Tecumseh, ON) from 2-3pm. This year’s celebrity master of ceremonies is Arms Bumanlag from AM800 and Biz X magazine columnist who will get our in motion week celebrations in motion.
So come out to hear who our 2015 in motion Award recipients are, or participate in the “couch potato” pledge or active break, either way, lift your spirits and get in motion!
About Southwestern Ontario in motion:Launched in 2008, Southwestern Ontario in motion combines local and regional resources and builds on partnerships to promote physical activity to everyone across Windsor-Essex County. Partners, including municipalities, the local health unit, community organizations and the University of Windsor are involved and host events and programs to encourage physical activity and healthy lifestyles. Visit www.swarginmotion.com to find out more about where to be active your community.
by Deborah Jones Publisher Biz X Magazine