"Operation Fitness," a Nation-Wide Program Designed To Combat The Epidemic Of Childhood Obesity, Premiers in Los Angeles

Beverly Hills, CA (PressExposure) September 19, 2006 -- Mike Torchia, renowned fitness expert launches "Operation Fitness," a Nation-Wide Program Designed To Combat The Epidemic Of Childhood Obesity, Premiers in Los Angeles

Operation Fitness is specifically designed to help children improve health and increase self-esteem. Alarmed by the epidemic of obesity and poor physical condition of our children today, fitness expert, Mike Torchia developed this fun and exciting program. He is dedicated to guiding our children toward achieving optimal physical, mental, and emotional health and wellbeing.

Los Angeles September 18, 2006 -- The Operation Fitness program (www.operationfitness.com) was developed by Mike Torchia, world-renowned fitness authority and nutrition expert to the stars. Although Mike’s current client list includes such famous names as Kim Cattrall, Matt Damon, Al Pacino, Kevin Spacey and many others, his true passion is in helping kids. Mike has spent more than a decade of his life educating and teaching kids about fitness. Having suffered as an obese child himself, with incredible drive and determination Mike overcame his eating disorder and went on to become Teenage Mr. America, Mr. Collegiate USA, and Mr. California. This exemplifies that with proper guidance, learning of good nutritional habits and the use of research-based professional training – dreams can become realities!!

Operation Fitness is a program that brings Mike’s dream to the forefront, by sharing his techniques and dedication to kids through a comprehensive fitness and nutrition educational program.

Operation Fitness will show kids how to integrate health and fitness routines into their everyday routine. The program is designed to increase motivation and improve self-esteem in a “dynamic Kid-inspired way.” The program will be supported by an in-depth descriptive website which will provide kid oriented fitness updates and essential nutrition guidelines for kids wanting to lead a healthy and fit lifestyle.

Creator, Mike Torchia says, “Operation Fitness was developed to give kids an opportunity to increase activity levels, develop leadership qualities, improve social skills and teach kids how to be a team player. Through the combination of sports specific & agility training, self-defense, obstacle course challenges and motivational training, kids will become healthier, stronger, more confident and learn life long healthy eating habits.” This all helping to play an integral part in their lives and the many challenges that lie ahead!


• Reversal or prevention of Metabolic Syndrome X through teaching the importance of physical activity and proper nutrition
• Improved Self Esteem and confidence
• Increased physical energy and mental alertness
• Development of a positive relationship with food
• Increased motivation and will power

‘Empowering children to achieve healthier lives”


Press Contact: Mike Torchia
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Phone: 310.650.5595
Website: www.operationfitness.com

About Operation Fitness

Mike Torchia is the quintessential, cutting edge leader of the fitness advocate, whether it is children, or adults, of any age. To this end, he has created a multi-disciplined, lifestyle conglomerate, a first in its category, that focuses on every phase of the lifestyle processes, including physical fitness and nutritional solutions, along with the design of fitness apparatus and spa centers throughout the world. In parallel, Mike is a motivational speaker, and is currently writing a book that is not only issue and benefit orientated, but also one that offers solutions in laypersons terminology, that a Dr. Phil-type would love.

In the last 25 years, Mike has been developing systems for safe, highly motivating fitness programs. He began as a competitive bodybuilder, achieving such honors as "Teenage Mr. New York," "Teenage Mr. America," "Mr. Collegiate USA," and "Mr. California."

The genesis of Mike's journey began over 35-years ago when, in his own words, "I will never be fat again," he vowed that he would never be perceived as an underdog or under achiever ever again, resolving to be fit both physically and mentally. Mike never lost sight of this vision, and leading by example, became a personal trainer to a succession of executive business suits in New York City. This culminated into the profession of personal trainer to celebrities in Los Angeles with such luminaries as Kevin Spacey, Matt Damon, Al Pacino, Kim Cattrall, Sinbad and Ralph Lauren (www.operationfitness.com).

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Press Release Submitted On: September 18, 2006 at 10:55 am
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