CorePower Yoga and Pure Barre to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Jan. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


What:
CorePower Yoga, America’s leading yoga studio that roots an intensely physical workout in the mindfulness of yoga, and Pure Barre, the largest and most established barre concept in North America, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square as part of Nasdaq’s 5th annual “Fit Week.” The week runs from January 4th to January 8th, 2016 and includes bell ceremonies featuring companies that help individuals lead healthier lifestyles.

In honor of the occasion, Eric Kufel, Chairman of CorePower Yoga and Pure Barre, will ring the Opening Bell.

In addition to ringing the Opening or Closing Bell during "Fit Week," participating companies will be featured on Nasdaq's Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages where they will provide customized tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle in 2016.

To find photos from Nasdaq "Fit Week" 2015 and for upcoming photos from "Fit Week" 2016, please visit: http://www.nasdaq.com/marketsite/fitweek1102/fitweek2016.html

Where:
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

CorePower Yoga & Pure Barre Media Contact:
Katherine Kulczyk, TURNER
(716) 913-5923
katherine.kulczyk@turnerpr.com

Nasdaq MarketSite:
Emily Pan
(646) 441-5120
emily.pan@nasdaq.com

Feed Information:
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Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
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DL 3811 Vertical
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Social Media:
For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ.

For photos from ceremonies and events visit our Instagram Page:
http://instagram.com/nasdaq

For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at:
http://twitter.com/nasdaq

For exciting viral content and ceremony photos visit Tumblr Page:
http://nasdaq.tumblr.com/

Webcast:
A webcast of the Nasdaq Opening Bell will be available at:
https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

Photos:
To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market Open of your choice.

About CorePower Yoga
CorePower Yoga strives to show the world the incredible, life-changing things that happen when an intensely physical workout is rooted in the mindfulness of yoga. Through a variety of yoga classes, convenient times and 100+ studio locations, CorePower Yoga provides a highly intense and incredibly mindful form of fitness.

CorePower Yoga classes are taught by passionate and encouraging certified yoga instructors who take a typical yoga practice and crank it up to 11. In addition to yoga classes, CorePower Yoga offers transformative Yoga Teacher Training programs to empower students to advance their individual practice or become instructors. The beautiful, spa-like studios are built with green practices in mind and operate to meet the highest standards of service and quality. For more information, visit corepoweryoga.com.

About Pure Barre
With more than 350 studios, Pure Barre is the largest, most established barre franchise in North America. Pure Barre classes offer an extremely effective total body workout that lifts your seat, tones your thighs, abs and arms, and burns fat in record-breaking time. With a unique franchise business model, Pure Barre has created an opportunity for fitness enthusiasts to pursue their dreams doing what they love. To help fans bring the lifestyle into their homes, Pure Barre also offers an extensive series of at-home DVDs as well as exercise equipment and apparel.

About Nasdaq:
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,500 listed companies with a market value of over $8.8 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaq.com/ambition or www.nasdaqomx.com.

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Source:NASDAQ, Inc.