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SWFL Enjoys Drop Party of the All New Fit Nation Magazine

Published: May 20, 2013 11:25 AM EDT

CEO and Founder, Stan Dougé  is proud to announce that more than 200 fitness enthusiasts celebrated the premier issue of Fit Nation Magazine at a DROP PARTY held at Trek Bicycle.  Fitness enthusiasts, friends, family and more gathered to celebrate the premier issue of Fit Nation Magazine(FNM). FNM hit the stands on May 1, 2013.  The community was invited to join the Fit Nation Magazine team for a ride or run and then stay for the fun.

The community joined other bike enthusiasts for a 6, 12 or mile ride starting at the Trek Bicycle Store of Estero, as runners in the community partook in a 5K Fun Run leaving Fit2Run ending at the Trek Bicycle Store of Estero.  The community, friends, family and media then enjoyed complementary food provided by Moe’s Southwest Grill, drinks, and raffle prizes while mingling with other fitness enthusiasts and brand representatives.

Founded in 2013, Fit Nation Magazine (FNM) emerged as SWFL’s first and only health and fitness magazine with a powerful mission—to educate, inspire, and motivate people to adopt a healthier lifestyle. 7,000 copies will be delivered monthly to 300+ high-traffic locations in Southwest Florida, which range from Marco Island to Cape Coral. FNM’s goal is to reach more health-conscious, active-minded individuals than any other local publication. Editorial and advertising content will be seen in gyms, yoga studios, doctor’s offices, grocery stores, wellness centers, restaurants, and at local retailers and a wide variety of annual events.  For more information or to request a media kit contact

In addition to the print magazine, a digital format and a FITbook, a photo collection available on Facebook has been launched to highlight what enthusiasts are doing to enhance their fitness goals.   The public is encouraged to post to or email their photos to  Some of the photos maybe selected for the upcoming issues.

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