Vail Daily health feature: Feeling the need to beat and compete

By caramie schnell

The Vail Valley is known for a lot of things: skiing, snow-capped mountains and roundabouts not everyone knows how to navigate. Many of us who live here would also happily admit that we’re a bit more competitive than the average person, especially when it comes to athletic activities. So it’s no surprise that one of the biggest trends in fitness this year is the rise in competition-based workout classes, where the goal is to beat the person next to you, gyms where your stats are public record, and even smartphone apps that encourage you to best your fellow athlete for …

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