Childhood Obesity Has a New, High-Tech Foe


The Virtual Sports Academy, Putting the Professionals Into Your Pocket. Building Healthy Communities through Supporting Efforts to Combat Childhood Obesity.Childhood Obesity Has a New, High-Tech Foe
Denver, Colorado – May 10, 2007 – Virtual Sports Academy, Inc. (VSA) is creating and providing FREE, computer-based, professional sports training and nutrition information for young people. Kids can access and watch instructional videos on their computers AT NO COST. They can also download videos to portable electronic devices, such as Sony’s PSP and Apple’s ipod. In essence, young consumers can, literally, have professional sports instructors and nutrition experts in their back pockets.

“We created VSA in response to the childhood obesity epidemic in the United States,” saysVirtual Sports Academy President Will Jones. “A lot of young people can benefit from professional sports and nutrition instruction. But, many can’t afford it. We don’t believe that our kids should have to spend lots of money in order to be healthy, active, and less likely to experience sicknesses, like adult-onset diabetes. That’s why the information is ABSOLUTELY FREE.”

Virtual Sports Academy’s mission is to become the worldwide leader in on-line sports training, and has assembled a team of experienced videographers, seasoned coaches/teachers, and world-class athletes to produce content. VSA’s purpose is to provide high-quality sports instruction AT NO COST to people of all income levels.

About Virtual Sports Academy

Virtual Sports Academy is “putting the professionals in your pocket”. VSA was created to help fight the childhood obesity epidemic in the United States by providing FREE professional sports instruction and nutrition information. Virtual Sports Academy has assembled an international team of sports and nutrition professionals, including National Soccer Hall of Fame member, Marcelo Balboa, Denver Nuggets Strength and Conditioning Coach, Steve Hess, and Nuggets, Colorado Rockies, and Los Angeles Clippers Nutritionist Michael Osterman, to help in the mission of the company. also educates parents on how to assist children in healthy eating and exercise habits. VSA not only gives kids fitness options, but also provides healthy food selection and healthy cooking options for parents of those kids.

And, again, the information on is FREE!

Contact Info:

Will Jones
Virtual Sports Academy

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