This year, for the first time in almost 3 years the Boys & Girls Clubs of America 2022 National Conference came to Chicago Illinois May 4th-6th. Attendees from Boys & Girls Clubs from across the country for to see first hand some of the new and exciting interactive gaming opportunities available to their club.
The best and brightest, from influential board members to Club executives and their U.S. military counterparts who operate Boys & Girls Clubs of America-affiliated Youth Centers on U.S. military installations worldwide got first hand experience with Exergaming!
Exergaming is a comprehensive health and wellness program. It works hard to improve the overall health of Club members ages 6-18 by increasing daily physical activity, teaching them that technology can promote exercise and helping them develop special relationships with their fellow members.
Interactive gaming can help your club promote things like
- Recruiting new members
- Doubling membership
- Higher retention of membership
- Increases staff involvement
- Creating community partnerships
- Building school relationships
- Adding athletic team training
- Exciting the non athlete to exercise
- Increases comfort and excitement for fitness
- Cutting edge innovative exergame room
Here are some photos from the event! See if you can find yourself! 🙂
Thanks again to the Boys & Girls Club of America for hosting us during this great event! We hope your club will be able to experience Exergame soon!