So last year I tried to organize Spark Rallies around the Cincinnati area, but we didn't have a whole lot of participation. After organizing a Sparkpeople team to participate in the AHA Heart Mini Marathon and Heartwalk last weekend, I've decided to try and get things moving again (see thread on the Cincinnati team if you're local and interested - www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/team_messagebo
Having lamented the low attendence last year, my son came up with a brilliant suggestion (don't know WHERE he gets it LOL) - maybe a monthly *regional* rally might be better attended - he is part of a group that's been having regional meetings at the Max & Erma's between Cincinnati and Columbus and suggested that might make a good alternative (at least for Southwestern OH anyway, I was thinking we'd either need to meet in Columbus or try and have regional meetings in the various corners of the state).
SO, I thought I'd toss the idea out there and see what interest there might be! If you're interested, please take the following survey and reply on this thread!
Region in Ohio (Northwest, Northeast, Central, Southwest, Southeast) -
How far/long are you willing to travel for an afternoon Spark Rally on a weekend?
Are you willing to help organize a rally in your region?
What kinds of activities would you like to see happen? (ideas - just socializing, doing projects like putting together vision boards or going on hikes together, inspirational speakers, etc...)
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