2000 Results - Reilly and Barisano Win!
Welcome to an opportunity to become more healthy! The Corporate Cup "Healthy Team" event is designed to promote your healthy lifestyle changes while allowing your company to receive recognition for encouraging these changes. The event is well under way with pre-testing completed. Testing (both pre and post) is a requirement for participation in this event and you must be tested on those dates. The day and time vou picked for your pre-testing will be the same for Post-testing.
Team members are now working to accumulate points by building a healthy life style centered around diet and exercise. The goal is for each team of two (2) people to accumulate a total of 100 points or more. Healthy meals are scheduled throughout the competition and reservations may be made by clicking here.
GOAL: To offer a Corporate Cup event which will promote healthy lifestyle changes and allow companies to receive recognition for encouraging these changes.
BENEFIT: EACH HEALTHY TEAM PARTICIPANT RECEIVES A THREE (3) MONTH MEMBERSHIP ($160 VALUE) TO THE VALLEY YMCA DURING DURATION OF HEALTHY TEAM!
GUIDELINES: Each company will choose the desired number of two (2) person teams to participate in this event. Points will be awarded for certain healthy behaviors and for measured healthy physiological changes and additional healthy events scheduled throughout three (3)-month period. The key to choosing the participants for this event is to find people who are highly motivated to make some healthy lifestyle changes. There are six (6) requirements for participation in this event.
HEALTH SCREENING (REQUIRED): All participants in this event will participate in an initial and final health screening which will consist of blood pressure, weight, measurement of percent body fat, blood cholesterol screening, and a step-test (a test consisting of stepping up and down on bench to determine cardiovascular fitness) and participate in at least one (I) healthy meal at Griffin Hospital. Details and dates are included on the web site. Points will be awarded for improvements in these areas. Extra points will also be awarded for other additional lifestyle modifications.
Health Risk Assessment: Take advantage of a unique opportunity to participate in Project Co-N -E-C-T, a Valley-wide effort to assess the community's Need for Evaluation, (primary) care and Treatment. This health risk assessment (HRA) is designed to help you improve your overall health and well-being. After completing the HRA questionnaire, you will be provided with a personalized index of your perceived and real wellness along with recommendations on how to lower your risk for preventable illness or injury. If you have completed this previously, there is no need to do it again For details or an appointment, call (735-3942).
MISCELLANEOUS (OPTIONAL) 1. Points will be awarded to each team that consists of one (1) male and one (1) female. 2. Points will be awarded for each person with a valid Red Cross First Aid Certification, current CPR or BLS (A,B,C or D) card. (Attach photo copies).