Tagged: hiking

Great Hikes Within 4 Hours From Milwaukee

Want to get out of the Milwaukee area this summer? Here is a list of hiking trails within four hours from Milwaukee! All locations are beautiful and within a tolerable drive time for families with children. Hiking improves your mood, relieves stress, increases your energy levels, and offers a great way to stay active outdoors!

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Hometown Pride and Exercise

Everyone at Elite greatly appreciates being a part of our community, and knows that not all workouts need to occur indoors. In honor of the hometown pride generated by this month’s celebration of Milwaukee Day (April 14th), we thought it would be helpful for our members to know the trails and other amenities around our […]

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Member Stories: Mark Westlake’s Mountain Climb for a Cause

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be “Elite,” and how exercise not only adds years to your life, but life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s experience: My first experience at mountain […]

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Play Every Day for a Healthier You & Your Family

Remember when you were a kid, how carefree you were, and perhaps your only worries were whether you’d make the team for a game of kickball, baseball or whatever game your friends and schoolmates were playing? You certainly didn’t think about paying the mortgage or high property taxes, or if you should have the house […]

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Transitioning from Indoor to Outdoor Exercise

Spring is in full swing, and you are now starting to shift your focus from the treadmill stationary bike to outdoor exercise options. As tempting as it is to lace up your new shoes or fill those tires, there are some things to keep in mind while making the transition, and avoiding injury.

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Member Stories: Tim Stark "When I retired, I wanted to do something big"

This story originally appeared in the Fall 2014 edition of our seasonal magazine. “When I retired, I wanted to do something big.” Tim Stark, a veteran marathon runner and Elite Sports Clubs member, took his retirement plan to a whole new level and walked across Scotland in the fall of 2012. Having accomplished such a feat, […]

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