The new fitness park at Jervey Gantt, featuring GTfit products from GameTime, is an example of how Ocala is continually moving fitness forward to create a better way of life for our families.
Fort Payne, Alabama (PRWEB) January 27, 2014
GameTime is proud to announce the opening of a National Demonstration Site for Outdoor Fitness in Ocala, Florida. The park, located at Jervey Gantt Health Trail, includes a two-mile walking and jogging loop with clusters of outdoor fitness products stationed at regular intervals. The fitness clusters feature GameTime's new GTfit Advanced Series and provide local residents with a unique way to exercise outdoors.
The new fitness equipment is part of the City of Ocala's ongoing vision to create opportunities for its residents to live more active, healthy lives. When the walking trail was first opened two decades ago, it was one of the first such trails available in Northern Florida. Today, Park Operations personnel have expanded upon that heritage with an outdoor fitness destination for adults of all ages.
“We are proud to be named a National Demonstration Site for Outdoor Fitness. The City of Ocala, Florida has long been a pioneer in providing opportunities for our citizens to lead active, healthy lives," said Julie Johnson, Park Operations Division Head. "The new fitness park at Jervey Gantt, featuring GTfit products from GameTime, is an example of how Ocala is continually moving fitness forward to create a better way of life for our families.”
The Outdoor Fitness Park at Jervey Gantt Health Trail includes a mix of products that address all the elements of a well-rounded fitness program and appeal to users of all fitness levels. Designed to look like machines you find in professional health clubs, the GTfit Advanced Series products are instantly familiar to new and advanced users. For those who are just beginning an exercise routine, there are QR Codes are stamped on each product. By scanning them with a smartphone, users can view instructional videos to help them get started.
About GameTime: GameTime is a leading manufacturer of commercial playgrounds, custom play spaces and outdoor fitness equipment. Headquartered in Fort Payne, Alabama, and with distribution around the world, GameTime has been dedicated to enriching childhood through play since our founding in 1929. Our products combine play research with thoughtful design to create playgrounds for children of all abilities. We bring together the right corporate, civic and nonprofit partners to build healthy, active communities and to make the world a better place for children and families.