CrossFit Scottsdale paying kids for Halloween candy

Oct 30, 2012, 9:46 AM | Updated: 9:47 am

CrossFit Scottsdale wants to encourage local families to keep kids healthy this Halloween by paying $1 per pound of candy brought in to them.

CrossFit Scottsdale will be collecting Halloween candy until Saturday.

The boot camp-like fitness center suggest giving trick-or-treaters alternatives such as stickers, toys, bubbles or coloring books instead of candy.

CrossFit Scottsdale is located at 14885 N. 83rd Place #102 in Scottsdale.

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CrossFit Scottsdale paying kids for Halloween candy