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Yoga and Fitness at The Arnold Sports Festival on Target

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga and Fitness at The Arnold Sports Festival on Target

“There should be yoga at the Arnold,” said Taylor Victor of Toledo, “So I looked it up, there it was, and I said [to my boyfriend], sure, I will go with you to the Arnold.” Victor was one of over 600 estimated attendees at the yoga and fitness events at the 2018 Arnold Classic. “What […]

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Photos: Arnold Classic 2018

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Arnold Classic 2018

The yearly gathering of mega-humans and amateur sportsters took place over the weekend as the Convention Center and surrounding venues welcomed what felt like a billion people for The Arnold Sports and Fitness Expo 2018. Over 1,000 vendors crammed into the sensory overload expo hall to showcase the latest in sports equipment, apparel and funky […]

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Mega Weekend – Arts, The Arnold, and Plenty of Great Music

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Mega Weekend – Arts, The Arnold, and Plenty of Great Music

There is always something great happening in Columbus, and this weekend is no exception to the rule. Whether you’re headed to The Arnold, looking for the best local food and drinks, or interested in the best local artists this weekend will not disappoint. Enter to win tickets to Jazz Arts Group’s New Orleans One Mo […]

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Recap of Yoga Events from the Arnold Sports Festival

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Recap of Yoga Events from the Arnold Sports Festival

“We met so many great people, those at Balanced Yoga, CorePower and Seven Studios were incredible; the Arnold folks were great, and the athletes who came from all over seemed to really enjoy the venue,” says Craig Mayton at the close of yoga events at the recent Arnold Sports Festival. Mayton was one of the […]

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Photos: Arnold Sports Festival 2017

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Arnold Sports Festival 2017

March has arrived. For Columbus that means a rolled D60 for temperature, possible snow; possible sun, and the annual gathering of human brick-walls, protein shake pushers, many thousands of out-of-towners hoping to capture an intimate moment with Arnold’s statue, and the 18,000 athletes that spread themselves all over the metro area to compete in around […]

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The Confluence Cast: Arnold Sports Festival

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Arnold Sports Festival

Let’s get pumped up! The Arnold Sports Festival is coming to town and I sat down with the organization’s president, Bob Lorimer, to learn about how it got started, how Bob is carrying on the legacy of his father,  and I focus way too much on table tennis. Shownotes for this episode Connect with the Confluence Cast: […]

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Yoga Added to Growing Arnold Sports Festival

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga Added to Growing Arnold Sports Festival

“Competitive yoga is a growing sport that displays the unique beauty of yoga and fits well in the Arnold Sports Festival’s repertoire,” says Craig Mayton, event co-chairman for Yoga at the Arnold Sports Festival, which returns to Columbus on March 3-5, 2017. Mayton and Jayn Roush Mayton have been working to assemble the yoga activities. […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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