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Fitness. Pass it on.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Saw this on a billboard for
"Fitness. Pass it on."

Here is the back story:

Linda Fontren lost her sister to complications of obesity, diabetes and cancer.
She motivated her community in Mississippi to lose more than 17,000 pounds!
"If you want to be happy, you have to be healthy."

I think this lady is absolutely terrific!

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
COMPUCATHY 2/23/2013 10:18PM

    That's awesome! Fitness is definitely something we ALL need to pass on! Keep up the good work! Thanks for the encouragement! Spark on! emoticon emoticon

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TATTER3 2/23/2013 5:47PM

    Good story!

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STEVIEBEE569 2/23/2013 6:35AM

    Thanks for sharing this wonderful story! I have to admit when I lost weight I was happier! So, I will continue to do what I'm doing and remember this story!

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RAINBOW_LADY 2/23/2013 2:45AM

  What a fantastic story - emoticon so much for sharing with us!
Now, where are my trainers?.....

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SPARKFRAN514 2/22/2013 11:41PM

    emoticon way to remember a family member its sad that she had to lose here sister but what a wonderful way to remember her emoticon

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MJ7DM33 2/22/2013 11:24PM

  This is awesome! Thx for sharing!

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FLAMENM 2/22/2013 11:11PM

    Definitely something to pass on!

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