Monday, 29 November 2010

Globe and Mail gets Exergaming for Canada

Check out this article from the Globe and Mail, talking about the two critical elements of exergaming - effort and fun! The Exergame Network is well represented too...

“The criticism of exergaming always keeps saying, ‘It’s not really exercise,’ ” says Ernie Medina, a preventive care specialist in California and a founding member of the Exergame Network, a U.S.-based advocacy group created to raise awareness of gaming fitness

“Fun is for certain the single most important element of an exergame,” says Dwayne Sheehan
, co-founder of the Exergaming Research Centre at the University of Calgary.

You can read the full article here

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