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Rockin' Fitness Welcomes Many at Senior Open House

February 5th, 2015 – Rockin’ Fitness, New Rockford’s 24-hour fitness center, held a Senior Open House on January 29th. The open house was held to welcome new senior members into the gym and provide an opportunity to meet staff and tour the facility. Throughout the day, 41 seniors took tours of the gym, learned how to use the fitness equipment, had their blood pressure checked by ambulance manager Nathan Presnell, enjoyed refreshments, and signed up for door prizes.

Rockin’ Fitness is a SilverSneakers and Silver&Fit facility. These programs, designed especially for older adults, provide a free basic gym membership for seniors with certain Medicare plans. Twelve of the forty-one open house visitors were eligible for free memberships through their insurance companies.

Door prize winners were: Bev Bjornson and Sandy Borth, Rockin Fitness t-shirts; Bill Starke, Bakers Dozen gift certificate; Dave Jenrich, Rockford Café gift certificate; and Donna Weber, Latte Lobby gift certificate.

If you missed the open house, but are interested in checking your eligibility for SilverSneakers, taking a facility tour, or joining the gym, please stop by any time during office hours. Office hours are: Monday and Wednesday 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Friday 8 a.m.-noon.

For more information, please contact Rockin’ Fitness at 947-2830. Stay up-to-date with group fitness class schedules and announcements by joining the Facebook group “Rockin’ Fitness Yoga-Zumba-Core Plus”, liking the page “Rockin’ Fitness”, or online at
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