Eco-Challenge returns in October
Newaygo Nationals Association and Newaygo Fitness Club today announced a partnership in delivering the popular 2DamTuff Eco-Challenge, scheduled for October 7th, 2017. Newaygo Fitness Club will serve as the official training and sign-up location for the annual event. “We realized the need to increase the training, supervision, and the overall energy of this amazing event, which is in it’s second season” stated Gabriel Slominski, Chairman of Newaygo Nationals Association. “Newaygo Fitness Club has a great local reputation and has a fitness, stewardship, and a transformational vision that integrates well with NNA’s Mission”.
The 2Dam Tuff Eco-Challenge in an annual, multi-disciplinary outdoor athletic event designed to attract visiting competitors by leveraging the unique natural resource base of Newaygo County and the Muskegon River Valley Watershed. 2DamTuff™ utilizes both Croton and Hardy Dams, the Muskegon River, The Edge Pathway System of Newaygo County, and private property owned by Consumers Energy. 2DamTuff™ has been designed to give competitors a unique race experience that includes obstacles, running, biking, and paddlesports that can’t be reproduced at any other location in the world.
“We are excited to serve Newaygo County and beyond in this new capacity”, stated Lucas Gross, owner of Newaygo Fitness Club. “We will be supplying dozens of event volunteers, holding 2DT classes for highly specific training for the event, and recruiting at least 50-100 athletes at all levels to compete in 2DamTuff. We will do our part to help make Newaygo County the healthiest County in the State of Michigan”.
Interested parties may stop by Newaygo Fitness Club at 8843 Mason Drive (M37) in Newaygo to learn more, sign up for classes, and sign up for the 2DamTuff event on site at a discounted rate of $59/person.. Newaygo Nationals Association is a Michigan 501(c) 3 Not-for-profit corporation.