Runners take part in the 2017 Mardi Gras Madness 1-mile fun run, 5K, and 10K at Woodruff Park in Columbus. The event is among the many races and activities that take place each year in Columbus, contributing to its No. 85 national ranking for regular exercise, Gallup-Healthways says. The Chattahoochee River Walk and its walking and bicycling trail along the river also is a very popular attraction. --
Runners take part in the 2017 Mardi Gras Madness 1-mile fun run, 5K, and 10K at Woodruff Park in Columbus. The event is among the many races and activities that take place each year in Columbus, contributing to its No. 85 national ranking for regular exercise, Gallup-Healthways says. The Chattahoochee River Walk and its walking and bicycling trail along the river also is a very popular attraction. -- ROBIN TRIMARCHI Ledger-Enquirer file photo
Runners take part in the 2017 Mardi Gras Madness 1-mile fun run, 5K, and 10K at Woodruff Park in Columbus. The event is among the many races and activities that take place each year in Columbus, contributing to its No. 85 national ranking for regular exercise, Gallup-Healthways says. The Chattahoochee River Walk and its walking and bicycling trail along the river also is a very popular attraction. -- ROBIN TRIMARCHI Ledger-Enquirer file photo

Columbus ranks No. 85 in U.S. for heart-healthy regular exercise

September 21, 2017 06:18 PM

UPDATED September 22, 2017 12:40 PM

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