Local cycling enthusiasts are encouraged by signs that Billings is becoming a more bicycle-friendly community.
Jay Marschall, owner of Gym Jay in Billings, never had to call 911 for a client until he met Carl Parker.
Kory Johnson weighed about 250 pounds before attending a seminar at St. Vincent Healthcare's Weight Management Clinic in April 2009. He has since lost 80 pounds and has maintained that for four years.
One of the first public, group events in which Kory Johnson competed after losing 80 pounds was the Heart and Sole, in which he ran the 10K.
Kory Johnson works out at Fitness 19 at Central Avenue and West 32nd Street in Billings. Regular workouts help Johnson maintain his 80-pound weight loss.
Regular workouts at Fitness 19 in Billings help Kory Johnson maintain his 80-pound weight loss, which he has sustained for about four years.
Yoga has taken flight in downtown Billings.
BOULDER CITY, Nev. — It’s easy to trade the wild ways of Las Vegas for the wilds of the nearby Colorado River: All it takes is a call to a boating outfitter and a federally-approved form of ID.
Derek Stone was expecting a handful of kids, maybe five if things got busy.
Technotronic's "Pump Up the Jam" thumped through the gym while students from kindergarten through sixth grade raced to be first to complete a series of push-ups, sit-ups and jumping jacks.
Daniel Pitman, 9, in front, and Braden Bramhall, 10, do sit-ups during an after-school program at Beartooth Elementary School on Tuesday. The program was started with a Fit Kids grant from the Big Sky State Games.
Students exercise after school at Beartooth Elementary School on Tuesday. It's part of a program that was started with a Fit Kids grant from the Big Sky State Games.
CASPER, Wyo. — Arms linked, a team of six lunged backward. Hand over hand, bodies muscled their way up ropes. Lungs heaving, a sweatband-wearing man leaped from a push-up to jump on a 2-foot-tall tire.
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On Jan. 1 two years ago, a determined Shelly Harris made a New Year’s resolution to lose weight, and there was no turning back.
Once you have a baby, it’s easy to let exercising fall to the wayside. After all, if you can barely fit in time to shower, then making time to work out may seem as extravagant as taking a quick trip to the moon.
At 103, McDonald W. "Don" Held Sr. is a regular at the Billings Family YMCA's swimming pool where he engages in water aerobics three times each week. "If I didn't go, I'd shrivel up."
Barney Myers, 102, works out at least three times each week at Billings Family YMCA. "Sometimes I'll go one or two extra times each week," he said. "That's optional." His routine includes calisthenics, weightlifting and bench presses.