Fitness North comes to the Shore, Surfside

November 1, 2010

People at Fitness North at SurfsideMore than 70 people from up and down the shore gathered at Surfside on Lake Superior on Saturday to listen to O’Neal Hampton and his daughter SunShine Hampton share their journey to a combined 290 lb weight loss on the NBC Reality TV Show The Biggest Loser. The event was part of the official launch of Fitness North – a new live-in weight loss and fitness program at Surfside conceived and ownned by O’Neal Hampton and Sheryl Babbitt of Aitkin.

The very first Fitness North program launched at Surfside last Sunday and is in its second week. NBC national press from The Biggest Loser was here to film for an NBC Biggest Loser special featuring Hampton that will air on Wed., Nov. 24 at 8 p.m. ET.

NBC Northland News and other local media also covered the event. Watch the Northland News segmenthere. Learn more about Fitness North at

Monday, November 1, 2010