Sunday, August 30, 2015: 7:50 am
Fitness & activities news:
Make a B-Line for It
Aug. 10, 2015 - On any day of the week, one can find just about every form of exercise imaginable along the 3.1 miles of the B-Line Trail. Bikers, runners and walkers of all ages pepper the trail ...
Women on Wheels
July 14, 2015 - A few years ago, five women cruising country roads on bicycles had a random thought. “This is so much fun, maybe there are more women out there who would like to start cyclin ...
Indiana, Top to Bottom
July 13, 2015 - The year was 1976 and as part of the United States of America’s bicentennial celebration there was a bike tour across the country. Monroe County surveyor Kevin Enright, now 6 ...
Running Magnificent
May 11, 2015 - Chris Jackson was at a crossroads in 2002. He could no longer pursue his lifelong passion of competitive cycling with the same zest and enthusiasm he had before. There just weren&# ...
Hip Hop You Don't Stop
May 11, 2015 - Who knew that people 40 and over would still be doing hip hop? 40ver, founded and instructed by Darrelyn Valdez, is primarily a hip hop dance group for people 40 and older. She cam ...
Bloomington Walking Club and YMCA 5K Fridays
Apr. 13, 2015 - Spring is coming and as the temperatures rise and the snow melts, there are more opportunities for outdoor recreation. One of the most popular choices for outdoor physical activity ...
Joining the Club
Apr. 13, 2015 - Sylvia Schroeder and Kathy Cummins are proud members of the Bloomington Bicycle Club. Why? It helped change their lives. Both cyclists fell in love after joining the club, Kathy wi ...
The Power of the Playlist
Mar. 9, 2015 - The chatter in the room is louder than Meghan Trainor’s song “Lips Are Movin’,” which plays in the background. Bloomington Jazzercise instructor Dina Ke ...
Shredding Inhibitions
Jan. 12, 2015 - Inside a pole barn on a family farm near Monrovia, colorful medicine balls, battling ropes and mats line the walls. Other than the absence of common equipment such as treadmills, i ...
Baby & the Beat
Jan. 12, 2015 - Pregnancy is the time for many experiences. It’s the time for bonding with your baby, educating yourself about your body’s changes—and dancing. Bloomington Area B ...
Gift of Gadgets
Dec. 8, 2014 - You can go high-tech, low-tech or just no tech at all. Regardless of your choice, no fitness gadget or smartphone app will force anyone out the door or to the gym to exercise. Tha ...
Getting Fit is All in the Wrist
Nov. 10, 2014 - Up until a few years ago, pedometers were the go-to device to track daily steps for people wanting to increase their fitness and lose weight. Enter the current crop of activity tra ...
Do-Si-Do for your Heart
July 14, 2014 - Eleanor Lahr tapped her hand and nodded her head to the music, waiting for the next call. Her partner grabbed her hand and away she went around the square, smiling and laughing. A ...
Challenge to the Core
June 9, 2014 - I’ve never kidded myself that running 4 to 5 miles three times a week means I’m in great shape. My run is closer to a shuffle, I spend hours sitting at a desk slouched ...
A Course in Walking
June 9, 2014 - Mark Twain is commonly attributed as saying, “Golf is a good walk spoiled.” While it seems that the frustrations that come along with one of the country’s most po ...
Exercise—The Wonder Drug
May 12, 2014 - Exercise isn’t simply for the body. It’s a key to good mental health, too. It’s specifically beneficial for battling the effects of depression and anxiety. Jack R ...
Jazzercise
May 12, 2014 - Four years ago, a friend at work convinced Brian Galm to join her at Jazzercise class as part of a workplace fitness challenge. For four months, he dance-exercised his way to losin ...
Upcoming fitness/wellness events:
Lincoln Lee Memorial 5K Walk/Run
   Saturday, Sep 12, 2015
Lincoln Lee Memorial 5K Walk/Run
   Saturday, Sep 12, 2015
11th Annual Run/Walk to the Creek
   Saturday, Oct 24, 2015
NSA Crane Commodore Run
   Saturday, Oct 24, 2015
Bloomington's Breast Cancer Awareness Walk
   Saturday, Oct 24, 2015
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