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EncoreUpandRunning (1).JPG (184 kB)
Alayna Ackley poses while playing Encore, her new abdominal workout game she created during the nationwide shutdown.

EncoreUpandRunning (2).JPG (138 kB)
Haley Ansiel competes to win Encore, the new workout game created by Cedarville student Alayna Ackley.

EncoreUpandRunning (4).JPG (172 kB)
Haley Ansiel parters with her fellow cross country teammates to create Encore, a startup business dedicated to making working out a game.


Without any previous business or entrepreneurship experience, Alayna Ackley, a junior adolescent and young adult life science education major from Mears, Michigan, has founded her own business, Encore, a card game that turns working out into a friendly competition.

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Cedarville, Cedarville University, entrepreneurship, card game



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