Blogs from June 2015

Jun 22 2015

Vail Baby Boomers…America’s Healthiest Population?

Vail Baby Boomers…America’s Healthiest Population?

In 2014, a poll was conducted across the United States.  It questioned various demographics about their commitment to health, fitness and vitality.  The results showed that the Baby-Boomer population presented a much higher interest in health and wellness than Millennials, Gen-X’ers or Traditionalists.  The Vail Valley is home to many retired Baby Boomers.  This population is drawn to the high quality of life, often purchasing a retirement home and embracing Vail’s healthy lifestyle.  I wonder - could the Valley’s Baby Boomer population be among the healthiest in the country?

The “Baby Boomer” population is characterized by a strong work ethic and analytical outlook.  This group not only has interest in their health, but they actively seek instruction on how to maximize quality of life.  As the Vail Valley gets into the swing of summer, Baby- Boomers are arriving and looking to participate in outdoor activities. They want to take part in hiking, cycling and golf, as well as positive...Read More