Round 2 of the Summer Fitness Challenge begins July 5th!
Did you participate in the first 26-day Summer Fitness Challenge? If not, here is your chance to join other Summer Fitness Challenge athletes by registering for Round 2! Did you register for Round 1 and want to continue your efforts toward a healthier you? You can continue working out for another 26-days as a part of Round 2!
We have taken all the guess work out of planning what to do and how to do it so that you can make an IMPACT in your health and wellbeing and in the lives of those living with the challenges of epilepsy!
Athletes vs Epilepsy has partnered with the Wellness Institute and Athletes Vs Epilepsy Ambassador Jenny LaBaw who has designed your daily work out for you!
PLUS, IT’S JUST 26-DAYS! YOU CAN COMMIT TO THAT!
Round 2 of the Summer Fitness Challenge begins July 5th and runs through July 30th. Registration for new athletes is open now so that you have time to create your fundraising page and find the perfect space in your home, outside, or even your office to do your workout! If you participated in Round 1, you are all set!
Work out videos will restart on your app on July 5th!
New Athletes: Here is what you need to do:
- Click the purple Register Button.
- Share your story on your fundraising page and send out to friends and family and ask for a donation in support the Epilepsy Foundation and your efforts to raise funds and awareness.
- Register to track your workouts on our tracking app (you will receive instructions on how to upload that after you register).
- Start working out on July 5th toward a healthier you!
Each Athlete vs Epilepsy will receive:
- An Athletes vs Epilepsy customizable online fundraising page to tell the story of why you are participating.
- Athletes vs Epilepsy Toolkit Guide to Fundraising
- Daily work out videos.
Register today and get your Athletes vs Epilepsy Strength Over Epilepsy bracelet!
Make a commitment to yourself and to the 3.4 million people in the United States who are living with the challenges of epilepsy. You will become more fit and help make an impact in the lives of others by raising funds and awareness for the Epilepsy Foundation! We have taken all the guess work out of planning what to do and how to do it so that you can make an IMPACT in your health and wellbeing and the in the lives of those living with the challenges of epilepsy!
About Athletes vs Epilepsy
Athletes vs. Epilepsy is a nationwide program for athletes of all ages and levels, coaches, volunteers and fans. The goal is to raise awareness, build participation, and help fund the Epilepsy Foundation’s mission to stop seizures and SUDEP, find a cure, and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy through efforts including education, advocacy, and research to accelerate ideas into therapies. The initiative helps to bring epilepsy awareness to all sports through participation by athletes of all ages and skill levels as well as their supportive friends, family, and fans.
The Epilepsy Foundation is dedicated to ensuring that people with epilepsy can experience all that life has to offer. Athletes vs. Epilepsy affirms this positive message and embodies it through action and the belief that anyone, regardless of athletic talent, can help to fundraise and raise awareness.
YOU can make a difference in your life and in the lives of others. Donate to the cause through our team fundraising page or join the Athletes vs. Epilepsy initiative. Visit AthletesVsEpilepsy.com for more information and opportunities to get involved.
About The Wellness Institute
The Epilepsy Foundation’s Wellness Institute believes that everyone, including people with all types of epilepsy and associated conditions, deserves to live a full and productive life to the best of their abilities. By raising awareness about healthy behaviors, promoting evidence-based programs and activities, partnering with local and national organizations, and disseminating research, we hope to share with you practical and effective strategies to enhance your wellbeing and overall quality of life. Please visit the Wellness Institute for more information.
The Wellness Institute and itsAthletes vs Epilepsy Ambassador, Jenny LaBaw, is honored to share our knowledge with you through the Summer Fitness Challenge. We hope that the inforamtion we provide will enhance your health and wellness journey.
Before getting started, there may be a few things you need to consider.
- Visit your primary care doctor and get a check-up.
- Ask about exercising – what you can do and what you should avoid.
- Don’t start any new activity or exercise without consulting your doctor.
- If you have epilepsy, talk to the neurologist treating your epilepsy about the impact of exercise on your seizures.
While the Summer Fitness Challenge is a unique opportunity for you to improve your wellbeing, it is important that you do so under the guidance of your medical team.
We wish you much success on your fitness journey!