For Your Health

For A Better Buckeye

Chad W. Lutz
Attention Athletes! Another year has come and gone, and along with it, another slew of New Year’s Resolutions to painstakingly hold ourselves to. However, 2011 doesn’t have to turn out the same failed crash diets after the same abandoned workout plans. This is the year you stick to your guns (we’re keeping the faith!). And to see to it that you reach your health and fitness goals for the upcoming 365, we here at AltOhio.com bring you the same bundle of Buckeye Betterment joy just a simple click away.

Whether you’re a full-time pro, or just getting into the swing of things, these events offer a wide variety of competition for every age and level of athletic ability.


Running

3rd Annual New Year's Day River Run 5k, Columbus (01/01/2011)
World Race for Hope 5k, Troy (01/01/2011)
3rd Annual Race for Grace 5k, Zanesville (01/01/2011)
6th Annual Blizzard Busters 5k Race/Walk, Ashland (01/08/2011)
Step Up for Sara - Shear Madness 5k, 1mi Walk & Indoor Bikeathon, Oakwood (01/08/2011)
6th Annual Run To Read Half Marathon, Fairmont (01/09/2011)
Round' The Roo Indoor 5k, Akron (01/29/2011)
2nd Annual ONU Polar Bear Indoor Marathon/HalfMarathon/Relay, Ada (01/30/2011)

Cycling

5th Annual Southwest Ohio Indoor TT Series, Centerville (01/16/2011)


Whether you’re a veteran looking to recapture old glory, an amateur looking to lace up and test your abilities, or a family looking for something active and exciting to do together, Ohio has a lot to offer. Can’t find what you’re looking for here? Check out www.active.com for a comprehensive list of Ohio’s athletic endeavors and be sure to check back in February for next month’s list of events.