The Recycled Gym

Many people would love to exercise at an outdoor gym on the beach and for the people of Santa Maria, Cape Verde this is now a reality thanks to the efforts of one man. Construction worker Alcindo Soares has created a gym using trash and debris that he found on the beach on this small island off the coast of Northwest Africa. His recycled gym is free and open to anyone to use. If you enjoyed this story then you will most likely also like to learn about The Recycled Orchestra.