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March Madness at Revolve!

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Revolve has a jam-packed month of March!  Kick off this month of madness with Spring Break Body Boot Camp, keep the party going on St. Patrick’s Day with ShamRock Cycle and close out the month with March Madness Happy Hour Ride.  Revolve is ready to help you get fit and have fun doing it!

 

Spring Break Body Boot Camp                  

Sunday, March 4, 2:00 PM

WUSA9 Caption Contest Winner, Charlene Woods "Those guys look a lot bigger from down here."

WUSA9 Caption Contest Winner, Charlene Woods "Those guys look a lot bigger from down here."

Congratulations to the winner of our Facebook Photo Caption Contest, Charlene Woods. Did you watch the Super Bowl?

This photo (provided by US Presswire) is of NY Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw running for a touchdown with :57 left on the clock.

The theory is that the New England Patriot allowed the Giants to score the touchdown, so they could get the ball back with one timeout and enough time to make a final drive. The Giants ended up winning Super Bowl XLVI 21-17.

See PHOTOS from the Super Bowl.

Local Fire Departments Compete in Charity Hockey Game for Special Needs Kids

From NoVA Cool Cats:

WHAT:

Arlington County Fire Department will take on the City of Fairfax Fire Department in this Inaugural Mid-Atlantic Hockey Game, benefitting NOVA Cool Cats, a special hockey program in Northern Virginia that enriches athletes from ages 7-18 with developmental disabilities. Tickets are $5 for Adults, Kids 12 and under will be free.  There will also be a silent auction, door prizes and raffles, with all proceeds will benefit NOVA Cool Cats Special Hockey, Inc.

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Rec-PAC Announces Open Hire Dates for 2012 Summer Camps

From Fairfax County Park Authority:

The Fairfax County Park Authority is looking for creative, high-energy, motivated candidates for part-time camp leader and site director positions in the Rec-PAC summer camp program. Four Open Hire sessions are slated to fill opening for the 2012 season.

Rec-PAC, (Pretty Awesome Children) is a six-week structured recreation program with an emphasis on leisure skills. Camps will be offered at 50 elementary schools on weekdays from July 2 through August 9, 2012. Summer staff will be assigned to a site and work daily from 8:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Three Open Hire sessions will be held on the first floor of the Herrity Building located at 12055 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA 22035.

Tips for Parents Whose New Year's Resolution Includes Joining a Gym

Tips for Parents Whose New Year's Resolution Includes Joining a Gym

From Fairfax County:

Now is the time of year when the number of people buying health club memberships skyrockets. You’re buying yourself the gift of fitness, or are making plans to keep a New Year’s resolution to exercise more in 2012.

If you’re a parent, one criteria you may use to decide which gym to join is whether or not it offers on-site child care. When considering a gym’s child care service, it's good to make sure: