“We’re excited to usher within the return of signature packages which might be synonymous with Senior Useful resource Group communities,” mentioned Dr. Sarah Matyko, Company Director of Life Enrichment. “Along with encouraging and motivating residents to guide an energetic and wholesome life-style, Tour de Zest might be a enjoyable strategy to strengthen the camaraderie and bonds amongst residents.”
Tour de Zest is a part of SRG’s Zest wellness program, a proactive, holistic method to wellbeing constructed upon private enjoyment and new experiences that target three basic areas of ourselves: thoughts, physique and soul. Launched in 2018, the evidence-based initiative seeks to measure and enhance residents’ high quality of life, thus making a extra energetic, engaged and wholesome life-style. Zest focuses optimistic methods for residents to really feel their finest—from social engaged and bodily actions to weight loss program and vitamin.
To maintain residents spirts excessive all through Tour de Zest, Zest Administrators at SRG’s 32 senior dwelling communities have deliberate quite a lot of packages and occasions comparable to festive kick-off events, visitor health instructors and pleasant challenges between resident-teams. Tour de Zest guarantees one thing for everybody, no matter health ranges.
Biking has been proven to offer a wealth of well being advantages, together with elevated cardiovascular health, improved joint mobility, decreased stress ranges and the prevention and administration of ailments comparable to diabetes.
“I am enthusiastic about Tour de Zest,” mentioned 90-year-old Edith Agatstein, a resident at The Carlisle Naples in Southwest Florida. “It is a good way to maintain our our bodies transferring. Plus, I get to see how effectively I carry out in opposition to my neighbors!”
Throughout the competitors, residents—of their 70s, 80s, 90s and past—will attend high-energy cycle-style courses and observe their miles on leaderboards every day. Much like Tour de France, they will additionally take pleasure in scenic backdrops as they “cycle,” together with digital rides by the Arizona desert, Pacific Northwest and the California shoreline.
Among the many Tour de Zest highlights are:
- The Chateau on Capitol Avenue: The Sacramento Wheelmen, the most important and most energetic leisure biking membership in Northern California, might be on the California senior dwelling neighborhood to assist kick off the occasion.
- La Siena: Along with the Tour de Zest actions, residents on the Phoenix energetic retirement neighborhood will comply with alongside as Brenden McNulty, a neighborhood from Arizona, competes in Tour de France for the primary time.
- Maravilla at The Domain: Themed spirit days will encourage residents on the Austin, Texas neighborhood to decorate the half as they compete in Tour de Zest. “I Love the 80’s,” for instance, invitations residents to put on neon and on “Glow Experience Day,” they will put on white to allow them to “glow” throughout a biking class incorporating black lights.
- Maravilla Scottsdale: Debbie Popiel, a well being fanatic who has cycled in locations across the globe, will lead the Arizona neighborhood’s spinning courses.
Along with pushing themselves to fulfill their Tour de Zest health targets and competing in opposition to neighbors, residents at every neighborhood are hoping to outperform contributors at sister-communities and take residence the general “SRG Biking Trophy” for most-accumulated miles.
ABOUT SENIOR RESOURCE GROUP
Senior Useful resource Group (SRG) has been a pacesetter in offering partaking retirement dwelling since 1988. SRG develops, owns and operates impartial dwelling, assisted dwelling and Alzheimer’s/dementia care communities all through the USA.
For greater than 30 years, the corporate has championed the event and administration of area of interest communities that present older adults with service-enriched and supportive dwelling environments. Senior Useful resource Group is among the solely nationwide suppliers to attain company-wide CARF accreditation for its eligible senior dwelling communities. SRG’s company headquarters is situated at 500 Stevens Avenue, Suite 100, Solana Seaside, CA 92075. For extra info, name 858-792-9300 or go to www.srgseniorliving.com.
SOURCE Senior Useful resource Group