Health & Fitness

Triathlon camp prepares athletes for actual event

Amanda Aldrich, Kari Duane, Michele Gay and Aaron Hutchinson are spreading their love for triathlons to the next generation. Nearly 30 kids between the ages of 5 and 17 participat ...

Free wellness program aims to help those in need

Spare Time Clubs’ Lean Up Program changes your life; just ask Traci Goularte or Cheri Simko. Goularte and Simko have been through the program and it’s changed their li ...

Epic Tri to host kids' triathlon camp

Are your kids looking for a new sport to try? EPIC Tri Triathlon Club, formerly known as the El Dorado Hills Triathlon Club, will be hosting a triathlon for kids 5-19 years old S ...

Gold medalist Summer Sanders gets very close to varicose veins campaign

In childhood innocence, Summer Sanders referred to varicose veins as “very close veins.” Now a mother of two, the two-time Olympic gold medalist from Roseville has gro ...

Peterson, Moher represent Folsom PD at games

Less than a year after surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles tendon, Folsom Police Sgt. Ron Peterson returned to the 2013 Police and Fire Games in San Diego last month and earned t ...

Folsom resident eager to compete in figure pageant

Nicole Markos simply wanted to lose a few pounds after earning her master’s degree. Little did she know her trip to Val Fujii’s Superwomen Boot Camp in Folsom would not ...

Diabetes topic of talk at Rotary meeting in Folsom on July 18

FOLSOM, CA - At 7 a.m. on July 18, the Rotary Club of Historic Folsom will have Dr. Christine Lee speak on diabetes. At the Lake Natoma Inn breakfast, the author of “The Ess ...

Cerebral palsy doesn't stop young competitor

Folsom’s Dane Schweitzer has completed more than 50 triathlons, but his next one carries the most significance. Schweitzer, 41, will have his daughter by his side Sunday whe ...