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Fitness Magazine’s Mind, Body, Spirit Games Brings 7,000 To Central Park For A Good Cause

fitness_race_1_9.15.jpgOn Saturday, Fitness magazine hosted its 9th annual Mind, Body, Spirit games for men, women and children in Central Park, drawing in about 7,000 participants.

This year, the games and races were hosted by celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito. Fitness make a charitable contribution to Food Bank For New York City on DiSpirito’s behalf, as well as to Dr. Oz’s HealthCorps initiative.

The event, which also featured dancing by the New York Liberty’s Lil’ Torches dance troupe and basketball workshops hosted by members of the WNBA, was sponsored by Asics, Garnier Nutritioniste, Georgia Pecan, Sun Maid Raisins and Oakley.

For more pictures of the event, click through:

Fitness editor in chief Betty Wong with host Rocco DiSpirito:


Wong with the winner of the women’s race:


The Lil’ Torches, bein’ all kinds of cute:


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