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Lorain County Fitness Walks Update – NEW 5:30 PM Time!

The next Lorain County Fitness Walk is Monday, July 16, 2012 at 5:30 PM.
If you’re looking for a way to keep active, get information about health and fitness, and have fun all at once — Lorain County Fitness Walks is for you!

The Fitness Walk is a weekly walking group, meeting in Oberlin, and is free and open to all ages.
** Please note, this will event will take place rain or shine**

Fitness Walks start at the Lorain County Metro Parks Splash Zone facilities, located at 95 West Hamilton Rd., Oberlin, Ohio 44074.

On Monday, July 16th, beginning at 5:30 PM, first time walkers will pick up a pedometer, bottle of water and register for a chance to win prizes. At 5:40 PM, there will be a short health talk provided by Dr. Amanda Meszaros, an Oberlin Foot Care Podiatrist. The talk will be followed by a 30-minute group walk where you have the opportunity to discuss health, enjoy time outdoors and get to know fellow walkers. Following the walk, participants can pick up info-to-go bag. The Lorain County Fitness Walks will feature health and fitness topics shared by a local expert every week. WOBL/WDLW personalities will be joining the walking group too – so, get active and explore Lorain County!

Mark your calendar each Monday at 5:30pm for the upcoming July Lorain County Fitness Walks dates. Join a walk whenever you have time in your schedule, weekly commitments are not necessary. The walks will feature the following speakers:

  • Monday, July 16 – Dr. Amanda Meszaros, Oberlin Foot Care Podiatrist
  • Monday, July 23 – Jill Connone, Kendal at Oberlin Wellness Coordinator
  • Monday, July 30 – Roland Januzzi, Januzzi's Shoes of Amherst

The Lorain County Fitness Walks are sponsored by the Lorain County General Health District, WOBL 1320AM, WDLW 1380AM, Mercy and the Lorain County MetroParks. To learn more about future Lorain County Fitness Walks dates, times and locations follow us on Twitter @LorainCoHealth or “Like” the Lorain County General Health District on Facebook. You may also tune into WOBL 1320 AM and WDLW 1380 AM to find out more about prizes, future speakers and ways to keep fit.