Statistics can be quoted about the percentage of people who are over weight or obese but this seems unnecessary - just look around, this is something that needs addressing. Failing that, check out this video from Dr Mike, who does a brilliant job of explaining the problem we all need to be set on solving.
30 minutes activity a day Challengeis not just a challenge, not even a campaign. It is a pledge, an expectation, a minimum, a promise that people must make to themselves, their family...
1. The Dubai Tennis Championshipis halfway through, the women's games having been played last week seeing number 5 seed Agnieszka Radwańska beat German Julia Goerges. This week we can look forward to seeing the likes of Berdych, Tsonga, Murray, Federer and current world number 1 Djokovich battling it out on the court.
2. The ASP World Tour is in Queensland this week surfing the Gold Coast which boasts some of Australia's finest surfing destinations.
Here at Tribesports we never shy away from a Challenge so we put our vertigo to the test (with varying degrees of success) when we went down to Westway Sports Centre to use their awesome indoor climbing facility.
Kajitsu Tribesports! This week's User of the Week is our busiest Japanese user Hideki S. We've caught up with him before he takes on the Challenge of the Tokyo marathon on Sunday to find out how he feels about the race and what his goals are for it.
Which Challenge are you most proud of?
I am proud of the Challenge of the Tokyo marathon at the moment. I have been an applicant to the Tokyo marathon 10 times and have now been elected two years in a row.