Favorite Sports for Baby Boomers

October 2013
Northern Colorado Business Report;10/18/2013 Supplement Boomers, p11
The article discusses the favorite sports of baby boom generation in the U.S. It mentions that baby boomers are taking great interest in aquatic fitness including swimming which is beneficial for bones and joints. It informs that baby boomers make up 22 percent of total revenue of the U.S. tennis industry and also mentions the aerobic and cardiovascular benefits of tennis for boomers. It also informs that outdoor recreational activities including hiking are becoming popular among boomers.


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