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Outcomes of the 10th annual Battle of the Health Facilities are in: Blue staff wins!

The Neighborhood Health Middle (blue staff) underdogs dethroned reigning Clubhouse 1 Health Middle (pink staff) champions for the 2019 title, pulling away after the chest press occasion, stated Laguna Woods Health Middle supervisor, Peter Quan.

The ultimate tally: 641 to 607, in favor of staff blue.

Sixty-nine residents took half within the fitness problem, which ran July 24 via Aug. 2.

Quan highlighted blue staff captain Judy Rossi’s 300 repetitions within the lat pull-down occasion, solely to be outdone by pink staff member Sandra Mills, racking up 400 repetitions.

Different highlights from this 12 months’s battle included:

Within the title-taking occasion — the chest press — Joseph Digital camera, pink staff, did 348 repetitions and Susan Pearlstone, blue staff, did 163 repetitions. Each opponents broke the file of their age group.

Blue Staff competitor Maxine Yelton, 92, racks up reps within the lat-pull down occasion. “She is so wonderful, making an attempt out each occasion for the Battle in nice spirits,” Ana Shu, co-captain for the blue staff, stated of her eldest teammate. “She is my function mannequin to reside a wholesome and lively life, for certain.” (Courtesy of Ana Shu)

Within the steadiness occasion, three girls stood out: Ana Shu, blue staff co-captain, stood with one foot on a domed steadiness pod for two:29:07 minutes; Catherine Paulson, pink staff, stood with toes in tandem place on a half spherical foam curler, curve-side down for 10:02:25 minutes — shattering the earlier file by virtually 4 minutes; Eva Sears, blue staff, stood with toes in tandem place on a half spherical foam curler, curve-side down for 3:37:47 minutes — setting a brand new file in her age group.