In celebration of the New Year, new NEK chapter, and new outlooks gained Wellness Revolutionaries reflect on how the pursuit of cycling has impacted them.
On a brisk Saturday morning in early May, Terry team members Colin Sturgess, David Howard, Serena Wilcox, Jeannette Segale, Karyn Lewis and Megan Peek (from BCBS) all joined me on the Burlington waterfront for the first Wellness Revolution Ride of 2019, along with approximately 30 participants!
Doris Grippin was a participant in our 2017 Wellness Revolution program, a program we conduct every year in partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont. The goal of our program is to get more women feeling comfortable and confident riding bikes, so as to live a healthier lifestyle. Well, Doris is now going above and beyond.
After years of minimal vacation rental riding (her husband Dave sold her old college bike), Doris got back into a serious cycling routine after the Wellness Revolution. Doris is headed out next week to ride a “half-country” from Chicago to Santa Monica, CA; 2500 miles in 50 days.
Tuesday night was the kick off of our 3rd annual Wellness Revolution program in Burlington, VT; six weeks of informational and skill building sessions, packaged with fun and camaraderie, and a collective spirit to achieve wellness and well being. Here are some reasons our newest revolutionaries came together: “I lost 150 lbs last year and […]