Friday, May 6, 2016: 12:44 pm
People & places news:
On the Run
Oct. 12, 2015 - Dr. Jerry Ruff has been on the run his whole life. No, not from law enforcement—he has just been running. Whether it was as a child during the depression, at Indiana Universi ...
Easy Does It
Sept. 14, 2015 - Mary Bennett has always been fascinated by the human body's strength, resilience and beauty. From its ability to handle the rigorous training of athletes to how it recovers from il ...
Regaining Control
Aug. 10, 2015 - When Doug Wilson was a college athlete and burning calories like a furnace, pizza was more than OK. Every kind, in fact. But that all changed with sciatica. The back problem sent s ...
The Boroughs by Bike
July 15, 2015 - Paul and Carol Sanders of Bedford have visited New York City many times over the last six years to see their son Taylor but on May 3 they experienced NYC in a whole new way. They w ...
On a Steel Horse She Rides
June 8, 2015 - Her future wasn’t in Bloomfield, it was just too far away. Too far away from work and what would become her new life. Fifteen years ago, Jennifer Titus made the move from the ...
Pole Position
June 8, 2015 - One car crash changed the course of Alethea Austin’s life. With a background in photography and a love for art, she used her artistic passion and turned a tragedy into a bles ...
The Regulars
May 11, 2015 - Some other familiar faces found at Magnificent 7 Road Race Series events are Bloomington residents Pip Chamberlain, Rick Scherer and Jack Kirby. This trio of 50-somethings took ful ...
Always Dancing
May 11, 2015 - The moment her husband decided to pursue his music interests and attend Jacobs School of Music, Darrelyn Valdez knew her life was at a turning point. Should she have pushed to keep ...
Running for clean water
Apr. 13, 2015 - It is said that less than 1 percent of the population ever reaches the finish line of a marathon. So running 100 marathons in 100 days would put Daren Wendell in rarefied air. What ...
National Nutrition Month: Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle
Mar. 9, 2015 - National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on th ...
Jared's Way
Mar. 9, 2015 - Jared Fogle, the Indiana University graduate who lost about 200 pounds when he was a student eating a diet of Subway sandwiches, is coming to Bloomington for the Hoosier Half Marat ...
Teaching the teachers
Feb. 9, 2015 - Four men and women who teach physical education to high school students explained some of their teaching methods to INstride reporter Gizzelle Sandoval in a story on pages elsewher ...
Gotta Love Exercise
Feb. 9, 2015 - Valentine’s Day is known as the day of love. This February, we had fitness experts tell us what they love about physical fitness. Shirin Ansari Shirin Ansari ...
Exercising the Future
Feb. 9, 2015 - Physical education classes teach the youth of America something the nation is struggling with today: being active. Although the basic concept is still there, teaching methods are c ...
Climate Controlled
Jan. 12, 2015 - Sheryl Woodhouse Keese’s 300-mile climate conference on wheels was everything the development director for the Sycamore Land Trust expected and much, much more. “It was ...
The Spirit of Adventure
Jan. 12, 2015 - In September 2013, Lonnie Bedwell made history. The Dugger native completed the first kayak run through the Grand Canyon by a blind person. It was so much fun that Bedwell did it ...
Upcoming fitness/wellness events:
50+ Expo
   Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Race to Breathe 5k & Silent Auction
   Saturday, May 14, 2016
Ride Across INdiana (RAIN)
   Saturday, Jul 16, 2016
'Head for the Hills' Patoka Lake Triathlon
   Saturday, Aug 20, 2016
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