Articles in the ‘New Moves’ Category



December 22nd, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

The Omni Club has recently started some new classes and programs that are great for kids who want to get fit and/or improve their athletic abilities.  Part of ELEVATE, the Omni’s sports performance…


Ever wondered what if would be like to be trained and coached by an Olympic medalist?

October 27th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

Well, If you like to throw things, then have we have some exciting news!  Reese Hoffa, 2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist in shot put, has opened the Hoffa Throws Academy.  Reese is a professional…


New Website to Help Fight Obesity

August 24th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

Are you willing to help combat obesity in Georgia?  UGA Extension’s Walk Georgia is debuting a new website and we are asking state residents like you to help by registering for the program…


Athens Orthopedic Clinic Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Center (SPARC)

May 18th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

Maybe you heard that the Athens Orthopedic Clinic (AOC) Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Center (SPARC) opened about six months ago, but do you know what they do there? SPARC offers clients access to…


Summer Camp Promotes Physical Activity and Good Nutrition

April 5th, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department, Athens Regional Health System, and the University of Georgia Extension–Clarke County have teamed up to provide a summer camp to promote physical activity and good nutrition among…


Run With The Herd! First Annual Chick-fil-A Half Marathon to be Hosted in Athens!

February 21st, 2014 | By Marjie No Comments

The Chick-fil-A Connect Race Series is one-of-a-kind. Not only is it sponsored by one of the South’s favorite places to eat chicken, but it also provides a fun, creative atmosphere for everyone. Athens…

Fleet Feet Sports

November 4th, 2013 | By Gary No Comments

Fleet Feet Sports at 1694 South Lumpkin Street is now open.  Owner Dustin Shinholser is an Athens native and has a lot of knowledge of running and running gear.  After college, it was…

1st Ever Dawg Crawl

October 1st, 2013 | By Katie No Comments

Do you like to run, climb over and crawl under things?  Then you are going to love the first ever Dawg Crawl for kids.  At 10 a.m. Saturday, September 14, you can join…