Tribune Print Share Text

Title

Memory Support Olympic Triathlon

Created date

November 2nd, 2016
Participants in the Memory Support Olympic Triathlon.

Participants in the Memory Support Olympic Triathlon.

Nearly 100 Charlestown residents and staff participated in the first Memory Support Olympic Triathlon held to improve individual strength, cardiovascular capacity, cognitive functioning, and flexibility. 

A total of 24 teams (each composed of two residents and one staff member) completed two laps in the pool, a half-mile on the NuStep, and a half-mile on the cycle bike. Each team member also performed a cognitive task while exercising.

Comments