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Man does push-ups from Mill Valley to Golden Gate

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

You've heard of people biking across country, but how about doing push-ups across the county?

A Mill Valley man has done just that. It took 62-year old Joel Kirsch six weeks to push-up and jump his way from Novato to the Golden Gate Bridge -- a 35 mile journey.

Kirsch is about to launch a tuition-free private school and he did this to highlight the connect physical activity and academic performance.

He says the downhills are most challening because there's more weight on your hands.

For more information:

We Can Do This!
American Sports Institute
Phone: 415-383-5750
Email: info@amersports.org
Website: www.amersports.org

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