Published On: Tue, Sep 24th, 2019

All set for the 2nd Edition of the NAGICO Health & Fitness Fair

PHILIPBURG — The 2nd edition of the Free NAGICO Health & Fitness Fair will be held on Saturday October 5th, at the Raoul Illidge Sports Complex.

NAGICO has announced that with over 20 vendors participating, the event will be twice the size of last year with double the fun sure to be had.

“We are extremely excited this year as we have added a number of new health and fitness services to our program which we are positive the public will appreciate and enjoy,” a statement from NAGICO said. “The objective of this event remains to provide each member of the community access to as many health services and fitness activities as possible, all in one place, and very importantly for these services and activities to be free of charge. We truly hope to entice and encourage people to take time out to take care of themselves, both body and mind and to learn about developing and/ or maintaining a healthy lifestyle.”

Some of the new health services being offered this year at the NAGICO Health & Fitness Fair are: Vaccination of children from ages 0-17 years, Women’s Health Services and mid wife, Dietician/ Nutritionist, Baby Clinic and Positive Foundation which will be focusing on Breast & Prostate Cancer. These new services will be in addition to the HIV/Aids rapid testing, Dental, Eye and Ear testing, Diabetes, Blood Pressure & Cholesterol testing. The Mental Health Foundation, Red Cross, Physiotherapist and White & Yellow Cross will also be in attendance to provide information, demonstrations and samples of their respective offering.

“In our efforts to cater to all demographics, we have ramped up or fitness classes and activities, and are introducing some new activities targeted to specific groups, like: Lamaze for pregnant women and their partners, Water Aerobics, for adults and seniors, Painting classes which are therapeutic and encourages relaxation, for ages 12 and up and Taekwondo which has many health benefits such as balance, flexibility, self-discipline and concentration; classes for kids and adults.”

We will have once again Bouncy Castle and Face Painting for children and a number of entertaining challenges throughout the day for both children and adults to win some great prizes.

NAGICO Health & Fitness Fair 2019

“Don’t miss out on the fun! We are proud to be able to offer this opportunity to our community for free and we encourage everyone to come out and take advantage of it,” NAGICO stated. For more information about the event, visit the NAGICO Insurances Facebook Page and go online to www.nagico.com to secure a spot in your favorite Fitness class(es).