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Northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province promotes national fitness online

The screenshot of the online sports game, which entered the selection process on Aug. 8, 2020 in China. Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province promotes national fitness online. HARBIN, China, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) -- In northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, people have found a way to compete without meeting. Owning a mobile phone is all that's needed to continue the rising tide off the nationwide fitness boom. August 8, 2020 marked the 12th National Fitness Day in China. On the day, the Internet Games in Heilongjiang Province entered the selection process. Over the last week, sports enthusiasts from all over Heilongjiang Province uploaded their fitness videos to the short video platform. The videos are packed full of various skills and interests. Short videos on related topics has been v

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Nurse loses 70 pounds as part of 100-day fitness challenge

Mollie Sanchez goes for a walk with her daughters, Liliana (6) and Zoie (2) on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sanchez won the mayor's fitness challenge to bike, walk or run 100 miles in 100 days. (Erin Bormett /The Argus Leader via AP) less Mollie Sanchez goes for a walk with her daughters, Liliana (6) and Zoie (2) on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sanchez won the mayor's fitness challenge to bike, walk or run ... more Photo: Erin Bormett, AP Image 1 of 4 Mollie Sanchez goes for a walk with her daughters, Liliana (6) and Zoie (2) on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sanchez won the mayor's fitness challenge to bike, walk or run 100 miles in 100 days. (Erin Bormett...

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‘They will go to hell and back’: a taste of Super League-style fitness training

The smile on Ade Gardner’s face as I pull into Warrington Wolves’ training ground reminds me what I have agreed to put myself through. Professional sport is finally returning post-lockdown, but with that sort of normality comes packed schedules and extreme demands few elite sports stars will have ever experienced. Related: Super League on course for return after players agree scale of pay cuts Super League’s players are no exception. While footballers are used to three games in a week, and short turnarounds are par for the course throughout the cricketing summer, Super League is attempting to finish its remaining 22 rounds of the season – plus the Challenge Cup and play-offs – in only four months, starting on Sunday. Rugby league is already one of the most physically d...

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