Northlanders Set New Year’s Resolution to Get Healthy

YMCA Sees 7% Increase in Memberships

Gyms across the Northland like the YMCA in Duluth were filled with people ready to start off their new years resolution.

The YMCA sees an average of a 7% membership increase each January

Gyms like the YMCA encourage and help members stick to their commitment to stay active, by offering a wide range of classes

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third of adults in the United States are Obese, so getting healthier is one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions.

Active gym members say the key to staying healthy is consistency, but the most important thing is to start.

The YMCA in Duluth currently has over 7,000 members.

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