Mexico City Metro now offers “health stops”

Independent – After the country was ranked second in the world for obesity, with an estimated 37 million people overweight, drastic measures were resorted to. Mexico City Metro, which services over 1 billion people every year, introduced 30 “health stops” in 21 stations across the city, where an electric meter counts the number of squats an individual performs.

If the person completes 10 squats, they are given a free metro ticket. Mexico City Metro are offering 50,000 tickets to people who complete 10 squats.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/mexico-city-metro-offers-50000-free-tickets-to-commuters-who-perform-ten-squats-in-bid-to-tackle-obesity-10407309.html

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