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Fitness Warriors News

Fitness Warriors Now Accepting Applications for Next Class of Community Leaders

Thursday, October 14

Application deadline set for November 12 RICHMOND, VA – Sports Backers is currently accepting applications for the next class of the Fitness Warriors program, which trains members of the community with talent, passion, and potential to be professional fitness instructors in neighborhoods with the highest rates of chronic disease. Those accepted into the program will begin training in January of […]

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Fitness Warriors Celebrates Graduating Class, Gears Up for First-Ever Fitness Festival

Thursday, August 19

By: Tiffany Copeland, Director of Fitness Warriors Sports Backers’ Fitness Warriors program celebrated another milestone earlier in the summer, graduating 13 new instructors on June 26, 2021. These tenacious individuals rose to the challenge during a pandemic to successfully complete their six-month comprehensive training program. From Zoom meetings to outdoor sessions, these amazing individuals did the work and are keeping […]

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Fitness Warriors Prepare for Healthy Holidays and an Active 2021

Wednesday, November 18

By: Tiffany Copeland, Fitness Warriors Program Manager 2020 has been a year like no other. Like you, all of us associated with the Fitness Warriors program have moved and stretched in ways we once thought impossible, but here we are. With one month left in the year, we’re preparing for longer nights, colder days, and more good times with our […]

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