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Fitness Social Network Sprints into Sin City for Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

10/28/2009 - 10:54

fit-2.jpgSan Diego-Based Social Network Expands into Las Vegas to Connect Active Lifestyle Enthusiasts in Las Vegas - SAN DIEGO -, “where fitness meets” and the social network for individuals who are dedicated to an active and healthy lifestyle, has expanded into Sin City. Las Vegas and the surrounding area already make up a third of its 2,000-plus membership base and it continues to grow rapidly by the day. In honor of its Vegas expansion, the health and wellness online network will be a sponsor at the December 6 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon.

“ will always go where the Rock ‘n’ Roll marathon goes, as it has a great name, a great following of fitness enthusiasts, and Peter Englehart and his staff do an amazing job of putting on events,” said Scott Bowen, CEO and founder, “Las Vegas is one of the true meccas of fitness, so it only makes sense for to have a presence in this city, and the timing of the Rock ‘n’ Roll marathon made this the perfect time to launch here.” members create relationships in the form of a fitness trainer, activities partner, sports team, or healing arts professional to foster an active lifestyle. As part of the Rock ‘n’ Roll marathon sponsorship, will have a booth, as well as sponsor 10 participating runners.

>From the site, marathon runners will have access to personal trainers, nutritionists, therapists and healing arts professionals, as well as fellow runners and running groups with whom to hit the trails during this last leg of training. also offers the runners access to forums to share experiences and advice, as well as articles and blogs offering training tips from the pros.

To create a free profile and start getting motivated to get fit, visit

Founded in 2009 by Scott Bowen, an IT veteran who values fitness, is a fitness social networking site based in San Diego, Calif. Instead of connecting members with their past, is dedicated to introducing members to future friends in the form of a fitness trainer, activities partner, team or healing arts professional to encourage and support an active lifestyle. Find it all “where fitness meets” at

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