- By Laurel J. Kelly
#FlashbackFriday 2007: Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center Opening
This article first appeared in September 2007, in the publication Mayovox.
Mayo Clinic staff in Rochester got an introduction to the new Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center at an open house on Aug. 17. An estimated 10,000 attended the event, with facility tours, refreshments and a chance to win prizes. The center opened Sept. 4.
The new center features more cardiovascular equipment, an on-site café with healthy snacks, lap and water aerobics pools, top-of-the-line stationary bicycles and a dedicated cycling studio, an indoor track, women-only and beginner workout areas, on-site child care while working out, wellness evaluations, and much more.
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