For Immediate Release
Gray and Rice Public Relations
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ONLINE FITNESS DONATES TO SPECIAL OLYMPICS
Santa Monica, CA - Online Fitness, a leading online retailer of fitness, healthcare, wellness, beauty, and outdoor/adventure products, has donated over $3,000 worth of fitness and healthcare equipment to Special Olympics Southern California.
Aligned with an ongoing commitment to provide a positive presence within the community, Online Fitness contributed a variety of scales, blood pressure monitors, heart rate monitors, and pedometers to the Special Olympics program.
"We are thrilled to donate to this outstanding organization," stated Sam Nizam, President, Online Fitness. "Online Fitness is committed to the fulfillment of many community-based civic responsibilities, including the steadfast support of the Special Olympics."
"One of the main initiatives at Special Olympics is our Healthy Athletes program," said Bill Shumard, President/ CEO of Special Olympics Southern California. "The generous donation from Online Fitness enables us to better serve our athletes both on and off the field. Online Fitnessâ€™s state-of-the-art equipment will allow our athletes to more easily monitor their progress. On behalf of our athletes and everyone at Special Olympics Southern California, thank you."
About Online Fitness
Online Fitness is a leading online retailer of fitness, healthcare, wellness, beauty, and outdoor/adventure products. Promoting items that are vital to shopper health and personal wellbeing, Online Fitness has obtained a strong base of customers by offering convenience, unmatched selection, and extensive service and security. With regional distribution centers in Santa Monica, California, Miami, Florida, and Rockford IL, the company has a combined warehousing facility totaling over 110,000 square feet. Online Fitness offers hundreds of quality products from a range of world-class brands, including Omron and Tanita. To search the many sports, fitness, beauty, and wellness accessories available, please visit www.onlinefitness.com, or call (310) 581-5040.
About Special Olympics:
Special Olympics is the largest sports organization in the world. The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. In Southern Californiamore than 10,000 athletes participate. For more information please visit www.sosc.org.