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Head Outdoors With The Foster Grant® IRONMAN® Sunglasses Fitness Video

FGX Europe Ltd., designers and marketers of Foster Grant® IRONMAN® sunglasses, have teamed up with Mark Bayliss, IRONMAN finisher, to create a general fitness video specifically for the open-air.

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PRLog (Press Release) - Jul. 10, 2012 - FGX Europe Ltd., designers and marketers of Foster Grant® IRONMAN® sunglasses, have teamed up with Mark Bayliss, IRONMAN finisher, to create a general fitness video specifically for the open-air.

If you’re looking to get in shape for summer without having to pound the treadmill in a stuffy gym, this video will make you rush for the great outdoors, get to know your local area and help you save some cash into the bargain.

Recent research commissioned shows that 33% of Brits admit waiting for gym equipment is their biggest bugbear and almost a quarter can’t stand the music played at the gym.

In the video, Mark Bayliss shows us how to take our fitness into our own hands in five easy steps without having to hang around for gym equipment or listen to naff tunes, all whilst enjoying the fresh air and the summer sunshine. All you need is sun cream, an MP3 player with your own choice of music and a pair of reliable shades, like Foster Grant® IRONMAN® sunglasses, to protect your eyes.

(Video link – http://www.fostergrant.co.uk/)

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About Foster Grant® Ironman® Sunglasses
The Foster Grant® Ironman® collection of performance sport sunglasses is designed for the general sports enthusiast and accomplished athlete alike. It is inspired by the Ironman® tri-athlete, under license to FGX, designers and marketers of eyewear products including Foster Grant® sunglasses, sponsors of the Ironman® 70.3 World Championship. For stockists or to buy online visit www.fostergrant.co.uk. Ironman® is a registered trademark of the World Triathlon Corporation.

About IRONMAN
The iconic IRONMAN® brand and event series is the largest participation sports platform in the world. Since the inception of IRONMAN in 1978, athletes have proven that ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE® by crossing finish lines at the world’s most challenging endurance races. Recognized for excellence through distinguished events, world-class athletes and quality products, World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), owner and operator of IRONMAN, has grown from a single race to a global sensation with more than 180 events across five unique brands: IRONMAN, IRONMAN 70.3®, 5150™ Triathlon Series, Iron Girl® and IronKids®.  Supported by partners including Timex, PowerBar, K-Swiss and TYR, more than 200,000 athletes compete each season in the Ironman and Ironman 70.3 Series. For more information, visit www.ironman.com.

About Mark Bayliss
After spending his teenage years and twenties racing short events Mark Bayliss decided to move up to distance events. His racing career started when he began Secondary school. Mark competed in swimming, cycling, running & triathlons, along with playing waterpolo. He also competed for England at Junior Level in Waterpolo and youth level for Great Britain in Duathlon and Triathlon.

Since 2007, Mark has swum the English Channel solo and has also swum as part of a four person relay team, Croydon Amphibians Masters. He has competed in the Sri Chinmoy Lake Zurich Marathon Swim (26.4km) three times, raced two Ironmen triathlons, 13 marathons and 10 ultras, including the Marathon des Sables.

He is in training for his next challenge, the Enduroman Arch to Arc, which starts with an 87 mile run from London's Marble Arch to the Dover coast, then a swim across the English Channel to the French coast, and finally finishing with a 181 mile bike from Calais to the Arc de Triomphe in Paris.

About FGX Europe Limited
FGX Europe Limited is a leading designer and marketer of non-prescription reading glasses and sunglasses. It is a subsidiary of FGX International Inc., with a portfolio of established, highly recognized eyewear brands including Foster Grant®, Sight Station® , Magnivision®, Gargoyles®, Anarchy®, Corinne McCormackTM, SolarShield® and PolarEyes. FGX International Inc. and its subsidiaries  hold licenses for brands such as Ironman®, Body Glove®, Disney®, Field & Stream®, Dockers®, Nine West®, Reebok®, NASCAR®, Columbia® and Panama Jack®. Based in Smithfield, Rhode Island, FGX International Inc. has approximately 500 full time employees worldwide. Additional offices are located in New York City; Ormond Beach, FL; San Luis Obispo, CA; Toronto, Canada; Milan, Italy; Stoke-on-Trent, England; Mexico City, Mexico; and Shenzhen, China.

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Industry:Fitness
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