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Chris Sparkguy Downie
Chris Sparkguy Downie
Chris Downie is the founding force behind SparkPeople. He used proven health, goal-setting and motivation techniques to co-found an early Internet company, which became eBay's first acquisition. With the freedom and the capital to help other people reach their goals, Chris founded SparkPeople so that he could SPARK millions of PEOPLE to get healthy and reach their goals, too. A hands-on CEO, SparkGuy is an avid exerciser, SparkTeam leader, and active part of the positive SparkPeople Community.



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Spark People Cardio Blast with Coach Nicole
Spark People Cardio Blast with Coach Nicole

Millions have lost weight and gotten fit with, America’s most active diet and fitness Website! Now you can spark your body and your life with these motivating workouts!