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YMCA Turkey Trot

Don’t miss the Forty-seventh Annual Capital One Bank/Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot, Thanksgiving morning at Dallas City Hall Plaza. Register now, and get details HERE! It’s Dallas’s Way to begin Thanksgiving Day.

10/15/2014

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New Alert System Added To This Year’s Dallas Turkey Trot

Organizers say changes to this year’s Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot will make the 46th annual event “a lot safer.”

11/26/2013

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Residents Expected To Fight New Apartments & YMCA Moving

Revitalization plans in southeast Fort Worth are expected to draw a crowd at City Hall Tuesday night. As it stands, the YMCA on Berry Street could be moved and replaced with apartments.

CBS 11–06/04/2013

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Area Drownings Bring Attention To Swim Safety

“Texas is now leading the nation in the number of children that we lose every summer,” says Jan Emler, founder of Emler Swim Schools. “It’s a terrible distinction for our state.”

05/28/2013

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YMCA Launches New Swim-Safety Training Program

Memorial Day and swimming pools often go hand-in-hand and unfortunately so do drowning deaths. To help combat the problem the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth has launched a new swim-safety training program.

CBSDFW.COM–05/27/2013

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Best Budget Fitness Classes In DFW

There are tons of fitness classes out there, but many of them come with a hefty price tag. If you want to burn the fat without burning a hole in your wallet, check out these places.

05/18/2013

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DFW Fitness Pro’s Tips For Keeping Kids Active

With freezing temperatures and wind chills, who wants to be outside? This leaves kids at the mercy of video games and snacks. However, parents in DFW do have options.

02/16/2013

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North Texas ‘Polar Plungers’ Bring In New Year With A Splash

For eight years it’s been a New Year’s Day tradition at the Ryan Family YMCA in Fort Worth. Tuesday morning dozens of people came together, in swimsuits, to take the Polar Plung.

CBSDFW.COM–01/01/2013

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Highland Park Holds ‘Walk To School’ Event

The Highland Park DPS and the Park Cities YMCA partnered to raise awareness for walkable communities and the need for safer routes at a Highland Park Elementary School.

09/06/2012

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Best Gyms With Childcare In Dallas

Stop using daycare prices as an excuse not to work out. Dallas gyms know your woes and they’re on your side. Check out these awesome, local options for sweating it out without sweating the small […]

03/02/2012