Category Archives: Sports and fitness

CB1 allows Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of your $70 Million community center

Tweet February 3, 2016- by Steven Greer BatteryPark.TV has previously reported how Asphalt Green is failing at providing community Tweet

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Quality study shows that high intensity workout with high protein diet gets people shredded in four weeks

Tweet February 3, 2016- We have previously mentioned the Stuyvesant Community Center’s high intensity Tweet

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Wanna get in shape?

Tweet Update December 20, 2015- Starting next month, boxing cross-fit (see above). Also, see below. Tweet

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Video of the “Epic Blizzard of 2016”

Tweet Update January 23, 2016 (11:00 PM)- There are now approximately 16-inches of snow on the ground (see updated video). Tweet

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Asphalt Green is failing miserably

Tweet Update January 31, 2016- There were hints at this during the BPCA Town Hall (read below, and video above). Asphalt Green is failing miserably and the Upper East Side company is treating our Tweet

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If you go to SoulCycle, you are wasting your money

Tweet January 25, 2016- The Post has a story titled “Money-grubbing SoulCycle has totally sold out“. Tweet

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U.S. Senate now investigates rubber pellet turf fields

Tweet January 22, 2016- The U.S. Senate is now weighing in on the safety of those ubiquitous Tweet

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Turf goes down on West Thames rubber pellet field

Tweet January 16, 2016- The turf and rubber pellets are being installed. Tweet

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Review: Under Armour joggers are better than Nike

Tweet January 19, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I have been looking for some more modern fitness clothing and have purchased Nike and Under Tweet

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I lost by K.O.E.

Tweet January 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer This cardio boxing class at the Stuyvesant Community center is more of a genuine boxing class Tweet

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You can now buy “medical marijuana” in New York

Tweet January 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD The medical marijuana dispensaries in New York are now open. However, you might be disappointed. Tweet

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Tip of the Week: How to lose 20-pounds in 90-days without trying

Tweet January 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Louise Aronne, MD (i.e. David Letterman’s doctor) is the Director of the Cornell Comprehensive Weight Loss Center and Tweet

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Tip of the Week: Take the stairs in your building

Tweet December 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD With it now being too cold to bike or walk, Tweet

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Artificial turf fields increase concussions

Tweet December 29, 2015- The NYT is reporting on a study that indicates artificial turf field, like the Tweet

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Our darkest days are behind us

Tweet December 21, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD If you suffer from seasonal affective disorder when the dark days come over us, you are not alone. Tweet

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The most important development in quality of life to BPC residents in a decade

Tweet November 27, 2015- by Steven E. Greer For eight years, our vital West Side bike path has been closed down due to Brookfield Place Tweet

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The Gluten Crazies are out of control and affecting menus in restaurants

Tweet April 26, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I was eating at a French restaurant recently, and the waiter asked me if I had any allergies, Tweet

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More freakish

Tweet Update September 13, 2015 Tweet

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U.S. women’s soccer team refuses to play on artificial turf like the one being installed on West Thames

Tweet December 8, 2015- BP.TV has reported extensively on the safety concerns growing about artificial Tweet

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Weekend Warriors do not understand city bike laws

Tweet December 6, 2015- by Steven E. Greer At the recent CB1 meeting, member Jeff Mihok was griping that the newly opened West Side Tweet

Posted in - City government, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, BIkes, Crime, Dangerous West Thames and South End Ave crossings, Gripes, Hudson River Park Trust, Lawyers, Op-Ed, Parks, Sports and fitness, The Battery | 1 Comment