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Collage of a Spartan Warrior, a Kung-Fu fighter and an 80's aerobics traner
3,000 BC

Hindu priests develop Hatha Yoga in India

776 BC

Olympics is born in Greece

Olympic runner
1950’s

The Jack Lalanne show appears on TV promoting his own brand of fitness

1968

Kenneth H. Cooper publishes “Aerobics”

1970’s

Richard Simmons opens his first exercise studio.

1982

Jane Fonda releases her workout video

1989

Johnny G creates spinning

Spinner

As we move forward through the 21st century, one of the greatest accomplishments to be celebrated is the continuous pursuit of fitness since the beginning of man's existence. There have been notable events, people and trends that have shaped the history of fitness as well as endanger the health of mankind. Pommello's mission is to be a part of this great history and continue the evolution of fitness and protect our health.

4,000–250 BC

Persian empire incorporates fitness into their military regimes

Persian Soliders Training
2,500 - 200 BC

Gymnastics appears in gymnasiums across ancient Greece

Spartan culture develops fighting and fitness training

Kung fu is created in China

1817

The bicycle was invented

Mid 1800’s

YMCA/YWCA is formed

1914 - 1918

American government legislates physical education programs in public schools after World War 1 draftees found unfit for combat

Kids hanging off jungle gym
1972

Marathoner Frank Shorter wins Olympic Games sparking the running movement

1980’s

The personal trainer appears

Personal traner and trainee working out
1990's

The stability balls move from being used by physiotherapists to being used in gyms

2016

Pommello Sweats is introduced, changing the way people perform their fitness routines

Cross fit athlete wearing Pommello Sweats and lifting a bar bell above her head
Collage of a Spartan Warrior, a Kung-Fu fighter and an 80's aerobics traner

As we move forward through the 21st century, one of the greatest accomplishments to be celebrated is the continuous pursuit of fitness since the beginning of man's existence. There have been notable events, people and trends that have shaped the history of fitness as well as endanger the health of mankind. Pommello's mission is to be a part of this great history and continue the evolution of fitness and protect our health.

4,000–250 BC

Persian empire incorporates fitness into their military regimes

Persian Soliders Training
3,000 BC

Hindu priests develop Hatha Yoga in India

2,500 - 200 BC

Gymnastics appears in gymnasiums across ancient Greece

Spartan culture develops fighting and fitness training

Kung fu is created in China

776 BC

Olympics is born in Greece

Olympic runner
1817

The bicycle was invented

Mid 1800’s

YMCA/YWCA is formed

1914 - 1918

American government legislates physical education programs in public schools after World War 1 draftees found unfit for combat

Kids hanging off jungle gym
1950’s

The Jack Lalanne show appears on TV promoting his own brand of fitness

1968

Kenneth H. Cooper publishes “Aerobics”

1970’s

Richard Simmons opens his first exercise studio.

1972

Marathoner Frank Shorter wins Olympic Games sparking the running movement

1980’s

The personal trainer appears

Personal traner and trainee working out
1982

Jane Fonda releases her workout video

1989

Johnny G creates spinning

Spinner
1990's

The stability balls move from being used by physiotherapists to being used in gyms

2016

Pommello Sweats is introduced, changing the way people perform their fitness routines

Cross fit athlete wearing Pommello Sweats and lifting a bar bell above her head