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YMCA Central Florida Opens Exergame Room
YMCA Central Florida Opens Exergame Room

The YMCA of Central Florida recently opened their newest family center which serves residents in the Packing District, a transformational redevelopment coming to life through Dr. Phillips Charities, and surrounding communities. This 33,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility utilizes high-end wellness technology, has a boutique fitness studio, and provides services for all generations to enjoy. In hopes of trying to connect with. a…

Social Development at YMCA with Exergaming
Social Development at YMCA with Exergaming

Exercise and exergaming can be beneficial for building social skills in kids by providing opportunities for interaction, teamwork, communication, and the development of important interpersonal abilities. Recently we were able to take part in a full Exergame room experience at the YMCA of Skagit Valley. Here we were able to talk with their Executive Director on the benefits for a…

John M. Barry Boys & Girls Club Adds iWall Immersive Exergame
John M. Barry Boys & Girls Club Adds iWall Immersive Exergame

The Boys & Girls Club of Newton (‘the Club’) has its beginnings all the way back in 1899, as the Nonantum Athletic Association (N.N.A.) which was formed to provide recreational services for youth.  In 1974 they were officially renamed The Boys & Girls Club of Newton. The overarching goal of the 2019-2023 plan is to increase value and effectiveness for…

Okanogan Juvenile Detention Adds Exercise Based Gaming
Okanogan Juvenile Detention Adds Exercise Based Gaming

The goal of the Okanogan Juvenile Detention Center is to accomplish their vision and mission by reducing juvenile offender recidivism, providing adequate juvenile justice facilities, building partnerships with community agencies, providing adequate juvenile services in all areas of our county, developing adequate and sustainable funding for juvenile services, developing and maintaining a professional staff training program, and advocating for the…

Boys & Girls Club of Chicopee Group Dance DDR iDANCE
Boys & Girls Club of Chicopee Group Dance DDR iDANCE

Boys & Girls Clubs across the country serve youth ages 6-18 from all communities and provide a wonderful opportunity for self growth. Clubs are located throughout the country wherever youth most need them, including rural and urban areas, public housing communities, public and private schools, and Native lands. Recently Exergame was able to work with the Boys & Girls club…

Humbolt Elementary Sensory Room tWall
Humbolt Elementary Sensory Room tWall

Humbolt Elementary is a K-6 school in Grant County School District #3 in Oregon. It has wonderful resources for all students that highlight academic achievement, and public health. Recently Exergame was added to their new sensory room. Sensory rooms are designed to provide a therapeutic environment that caters to individuals with sensory processing issues or sensory sensitivities. These rooms are…

Boys & Girls Club of Tucson Adds Interactive Fitness
Boys & Girls Club of Tucson Adds Interactive Fitness

The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson is to provide young people in our community, especially those who need us most, with a clear path to reach their full potential and pursue their dreams.  Exergaming, which combines exercise with video gaming, can be an effective and engaging way to get kids more active at the Boys and…

Exergame, A Place for All Abilities at the Boys & Girls Club
Exergame, A Place for All Abilities at the Boys & Girls Club

At the Boys & Girls Club of Toledo, one of the hardest things for them to be able to do; was finding something that ALL ages and ALL ability levels could play. This is why Exergame became a perfect fit for their club. Exergaming at your Boys & Girls Club has the potential to make physical activity more enjoyable and…

Warren County YMCA Adds Exergaming
Warren County YMCA Adds Exergaming

The Warren County YMCA is made up of people of all ages and from every walk of life working side by side to strengthen communities. Having programs for teens at a YMCA is important because it provides a holistic approach to youth development. Many YMCA programs for teens focus on promoting physical fitness and healthy lifestyles. Engaging in regular physical…

Granger School Uses tWall for Physical and Special Education
Granger School Uses tWall for Physical and Special Education

Granger School District is located in rural eastern Washington in the southern Yakima Valley.  They have over 200 dedicated teaching and support staff members who strongly believe that all children deserve a chance to succeed. Recently Exergame was lucky enough to introduce the tWall into their Physical Education and Special Education program.  This innovative approach can be effectively used in…

YMCA Youth Programs for Teens with Gamification and Fitness
YMCA Youth Programs for Teens with Gamification and Fitness

Having programs for teenagers at a YMCA can be incredibly important for several reasons. YMCA programs for teens serve as a valuable resource for personal growth, community building, and skill development. Recently the Skagit YMCA polled some of their members to see what they could do to improve their Y. The polls came back resoundingly for more options for youth,…

Improve Academics, Social Development, and Health & Fitness
Improve Academics, Social Development, and Health & Fitness

Exergaming is an essential component to an active and healthy lifestyle. It is designed to engage kids and adults from the very beginning while keeping them mentally and physically focused. The act of motion, or physically playing, is the foundation of what our bodies need. Studies show Exergaming provides an improvement in three key areas: Health, Academics, and Social Behavior. Exergaming…

Exergame Fitness is leading a new movement incorporating technology into fitness. We provide a new way to engage people in fitness, through gamification and technology. By doing this, we create socially engaging, supportive, and inviting fitness communities worldwide