Despite My Best Efforts, Cincinnati Named Ohio’s Fittest City

Cincinnati.com – Cincinnati is the most fit city in Ohio and in the top 30 in the United States according to the newest American Fitness Index Ranking.

The rankings are done by the American College of Sports Medicine and the Anthem Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Anthem, Inc. The Fitness Index evaluated America’s 100 largest cities using 33 health behaviors, chronic diseases and community infrastructure indicators.

Cincinnati snagged No. 29, which is 20 spots higher than the next closest Ohio city. 

No, that’s not a typo – it says “fittest”. I know, I had to double check the article myself. I’ve been doing everything in my power so far in 2018 to keep Cincinnati out of the rankings, but maybe I just didn’t try hard enough. I’ve been doing nothing but eating Skyline cheese coneys since we rang in the new year (I’m already halfway to my goal of 400 for the year, no big deal #ConeyWatch2018 #MacsConeyChallenge). I even quit my workout plan after one trip to the gym in mid-January. What else could I have done to keep this from happening?  Continue reading

Jefe’s 25 Beers ‘til Christmas: Day 8

Welcome to the eighth day of Jefe’s 25 Beers ’til Christmas, where I try to help you calm your nerves and forgot the pains of Christmas such as work and other year-end nonsense by helping you locate the best holiday brews. Today I #drinklocal and try a beer from the greatest city on earth, that’s right folks I’m talking about Cincinnati! This is one of my favorite local breweries and I will be rating today’s beer as usual on a 1 to 5 scale.

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