Bergenfield Mayor's Wellness Challenge Is Fast Approaching

BERGENFIELD, N.J. -- Residents 18 and older are being challenged in Bergenfield to commit to get fit when the program kicks off Sunday, April 3.

Bergenfield Health Department organizes "Mayors Wellness Challenge."

Bergenfield Health Department organizes "Mayors Wellness Challenge."

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The Mayors Weight Loss challenge has a name change. The annual program is now the Mayors Wellness challenge.

The 2016 Mayors Wellness Challenge is a free, town-wide program for Bergenfield residents. The challenge is an 8-week program that includes free workshops, exercise class and fitness trials; weekly weigh-ins; health and fitness guidance; and raffles and prizes. 

Yoga, Zumba and Meditation classes will be offered on a weekly basis. Heavenly Waters will offer free purified water to participants. 

The kick off motivation day to meet the sponsors runs 1-2:30 p.m. at the Bergenfield Borough Hall Court Room.

The program ends Thursday, May 26 at 6 p.m.

Click here to pre-register or call 201-387-4055 option 5. 

The challenge is sponsored by the Mayors Wellness Campaign, Bergenfield Health Department, Bodyworks Rehab, Heavenly Waters, Blue Dragon School of Martial Arts, Bergenfield Academy of Martial Arts, CHIP: Community Health Improvement Partnership of Bergen County, Bergen County Obesity Prevention Task Force.

The Bergenfield Borough Hall Court Room is located at 198 N. Washington Ave.

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