What began as a day of fun soon turned in to a day of fitness and fatigue.
The first stop on our fitness test walk a mile as fast as you can, but no running, a challenge more difficult than you might think.
Less than a month into training, all the participants in this year’s Losing it in LA have just completed a 5K race.
They ran in the McMains CDC 5K; upon hearing this, they were all shocked, but intrigued at the same time.
Going into 'Losing it in Louisiana' we anticipated that some of our participants might drop out. Gerard Barrilleaux had to quit because he had to have knee surgery and Heathre Hardin moved out of state.
Last week, the 'Losing it in Louisiana' team invaded the State Capitol. Our participants took a cycling class on the front steps of the State Capitol. Baton Rouge Mayor Kip Holden stopped by, along with Senator Sharon Weston