Upcoming Wellness Events

Apr
30
Sun
“Biggest Loser” Race – Crown Point, Indiana @ Lake County Fairgrounds Industrial Building
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

“The Biggest Loser” Race Series is coming to Crown Point, Indiana on Sunday, April 30th, as it hosts a Half Marathon, 5K, and a new “Motivational Mile.” The half marathon will start at 8:00 a.m., the 5K will begin at 8:30 a.m., and the “Motivational Mile” will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Lake County Fairgrounds. 

The Biggest Loser Race Series is a non-intimidating race series and all fitness levels are encouraged to come out and participate! Different from other half marathons, The Biggest Loser Race Series is walker friendly with a five hour course time limit.

This will be the second time that Crown Point has been chosen for “The Biggest Loser” themed race event. “The Biggest Loser” Race Series is operated by Season 16 contestant Andrea Wilamowski. 

Packet pick-up will be held from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 29th, at the Lake County Fairgrounds Industrial Building. It will feature motivational speeches from past contestants, trainers and guests, information for the first-time runner, food and fitness tips, and will host a variety of related vendors. The event is free and open to participants and non-participants. 

Registration is $65 for the half marathon, $35 for the 5K, and $20 for the Motivational Mile. Prices will increase as the event gets closer. Spectator entrance is free and open to the public. For more information on the race series, registration, VIP packages and our local charity partners, visit www.biggestloserraceseries.com.

 

Jun
13
Tue
IdeaShare – Fort Wayne @ Ash Brokerage
Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

IdeaShare: This interactive and informal roundtable discussion aims to bring together Wellness Council of Indiana members to share ideas, challenges and best practices on worksite wellness topics.

Discussion Prompt: TBD

2:00pm Registration
2:15pm Welcome and introductions
2:30pm Idea sharing and guided discussion
3:30pm Adjourn

The IdeaShare series is always free for Wellness Council of Indiana members to attend. Non-members can attend two IdeaShare sessions free of charge. Click here for information about becoming a member of the Wellness Council.

Event Sponsor: Since 1935, Hylant has delivered a full range of customized, cost-effective insurance brokerage and risk management solutions that fit a wide variety of client needs. Learn more here.

Event Location: Ash Brokerage is an insurance Brokerage General Agency (BGA). They work with financial professionals who are certified to sell insurance, such as licensed advisors, financial planners or registered investment advisors. Learn more here

Use code ideashare2017 to register

Jul
4
Tue
Run 4 Freedom – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Jul 4 @ 8:00 am

Join us for our 3rd Annual Run 4 Freedom! Begin your Independence Day with a run and celebration. It’s 4-mile run (Hey, it’s America and we still measure distances with miles). There is also a 1-mile run/walk for those who want to be involved but aren’t up for 4-miles. Tech shirts and medals provided. This event will be chip-timed.

Click here for more information and to register!

Jul
29
Sat
Red, White, & Rose 5k at Harmony Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am

Spend a nice Saturday evening in Fishers Indiana.  This second annual event promises to be an amazing event.  The fairly flat courses provide opportunity for fast times!  The after party includes Music, food, vendors, beer, and of course, wine!

Participants will receive a series shirt at their first race, a unique finisher’s medal after finishing each race, a souvenir glass of wine at each race, wine to fill that glass and a chip-timed bib at each race.  Check out our Facebook page after the event for free race photos to be shared, tagged, copied and made into profile pictures.

Can’t make it to the event?  No problem. We allow you to run your event virtually.  When you run the event, send your results (from a running app) to sanders@fun-races.com.  We will mail your bib, wine glass and medal, or give them to you at the next event.  We will not allow virtual times toward the season prizes, but we will allow them toward medals.

Included with your registration is a Souvenir Wine Glass and a Unique Finishers Medal.

Aug
8
Tue
IdeaShare – Indianapolis @ FirstPerson
Aug 8 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

IdeaShare: This interactive and informal round-table discussion aims to bring together Wellness Council of Indiana members to share ideas, challenges and best practices on work site wellness topics.

Discussion Prompt: TBD

2:15pm Registration
2:30pm Welcome and introductions
2:45pm Idea sharing and guided discussion
4:00pm Adjourn

The IdeaShare series is always free for Wellness Council of Indiana members to attend. Non-members can attend two IdeaShare sessions free of charge. Click here for information about becoming a member of the Wellness Council.

Event Sponsor: FirstPerson is a premier partner of the Wellness Council and a leader in the area of health and well-being consulting and program management. Learn more here.

Use code ideashare2017 to register

Aug
12
Sat
Red, White, & Rose 5k & 10k at Buck Creek Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm

Come hang out and enjoy live music, food truck, and of course, wine!  This fifth-year event promises to be spectacular.  The course if flat and beautiful run.  Enjoy scenery of southeast Indianapolis and even run past a Llama farm!

Sep
16
Sat
Red White & Rosé 5K & 10K at Blackhawk Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Sep 16 @ 3:00 pm

Enjoy a Saturday afternoon/evening at this beautiful winery in Sheridan Indiana.  This third year event ties in with Blackhawk’s Harvest Festival.  There will be several vendor booths, food trucks, even a bounce house for the kiddos!  The route is very flat and scenic.  Another opportunity for a fast time!

Oct
21
Sat
Red White & Rosé 5K at Butler Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm

Rolling hills best describe the course.  They are not long or steep, but there are several.  Start and finish at the beautiful winery in northern Bloomington.  Both the course is an Out and Back course of beautiful rural scenery. Parking at Butler is minimal, so you will need to park at a school two miles away. We will be constantly running free shuttles to and from the winery.

Apr
30
Sun
“Biggest Loser” Race – Crown Point, Indiana @ Lake County Fairgrounds Industrial Building
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

“The Biggest Loser” Race Series is coming to Crown Point, Indiana on Sunday, April 30th, as it hosts a Half Marathon, 5K, and a new “Motivational Mile.” The half marathon will start at 8:00 a.m., the 5K will begin at 8:30 a.m., and the “Motivational Mile” will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Lake County Fairgrounds. 

The Biggest Loser Race Series is a non-intimidating race series and all fitness levels are encouraged to come out and participate! Different from other half marathons, The Biggest Loser Race Series is walker friendly with a five hour course time limit.

This will be the second time that Crown Point has been chosen for “The Biggest Loser” themed race event. “The Biggest Loser” Race Series is operated by Season 16 contestant Andrea Wilamowski. 

Packet pick-up will be held from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 29th, at the Lake County Fairgrounds Industrial Building. It will feature motivational speeches from past contestants, trainers and guests, information for the first-time runner, food and fitness tips, and will host a variety of related vendors. The event is free and open to participants and non-participants. 

Registration is $65 for the half marathon, $35 for the 5K, and $20 for the Motivational Mile. Prices will increase as the event gets closer. Spectator entrance is free and open to the public. For more information on the race series, registration, VIP packages and our local charity partners, visit www.biggestloserraceseries.com.

 

Jun
13
Tue
IdeaShare – Fort Wayne @ Ash Brokerage
Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

IdeaShare: This interactive and informal roundtable discussion aims to bring together Wellness Council of Indiana members to share ideas, challenges and best practices on worksite wellness topics.

Discussion Prompt: TBD

2:00pm Registration
2:15pm Welcome and introductions
2:30pm Idea sharing and guided discussion
3:30pm Adjourn

The IdeaShare series is always free for Wellness Council of Indiana members to attend. Non-members can attend two IdeaShare sessions free of charge. Click here for information about becoming a member of the Wellness Council.

Event Sponsor: Since 1935, Hylant has delivered a full range of customized, cost-effective insurance brokerage and risk management solutions that fit a wide variety of client needs. Learn more here.

Event Location: Ash Brokerage is an insurance Brokerage General Agency (BGA). They work with financial professionals who are certified to sell insurance, such as licensed advisors, financial planners or registered investment advisors. Learn more here

Use code ideashare2017 to register

Jul
4
Tue
Run 4 Freedom – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Jul 4 @ 8:00 am

Join us for our 3rd Annual Run 4 Freedom! Begin your Independence Day with a run and celebration. It’s 4-mile run (Hey, it’s America and we still measure distances with miles). There is also a 1-mile run/walk for those who want to be involved but aren’t up for 4-miles. Tech shirts and medals provided. This event will be chip-timed.

Click here for more information and to register!

Jul
29
Sat
Red, White, & Rose 5k at Harmony Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am

Spend a nice Saturday evening in Fishers Indiana.  This second annual event promises to be an amazing event.  The fairly flat courses provide opportunity for fast times!  The after party includes Music, food, vendors, beer, and of course, wine!

Participants will receive a series shirt at their first race, a unique finisher’s medal after finishing each race, a souvenir glass of wine at each race, wine to fill that glass and a chip-timed bib at each race.  Check out our Facebook page after the event for free race photos to be shared, tagged, copied and made into profile pictures.

Can’t make it to the event?  No problem. We allow you to run your event virtually.  When you run the event, send your results (from a running app) to sanders@fun-races.com.  We will mail your bib, wine glass and medal, or give them to you at the next event.  We will not allow virtual times toward the season prizes, but we will allow them toward medals.

Included with your registration is a Souvenir Wine Glass and a Unique Finishers Medal.

Aug
8
Tue
IdeaShare – Indianapolis @ FirstPerson
Aug 8 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

IdeaShare: This interactive and informal round-table discussion aims to bring together Wellness Council of Indiana members to share ideas, challenges and best practices on work site wellness topics.

Discussion Prompt: TBD

2:15pm Registration
2:30pm Welcome and introductions
2:45pm Idea sharing and guided discussion
4:00pm Adjourn

The IdeaShare series is always free for Wellness Council of Indiana members to attend. Non-members can attend two IdeaShare sessions free of charge. Click here for information about becoming a member of the Wellness Council.

Event Sponsor: FirstPerson is a premier partner of the Wellness Council and a leader in the area of health and well-being consulting and program management. Learn more here.

Use code ideashare2017 to register

Aug
12
Sat
Red, White, & Rose 5k & 10k at Buck Creek Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm

Come hang out and enjoy live music, food truck, and of course, wine!  This fifth-year event promises to be spectacular.  The course if flat and beautiful run.  Enjoy scenery of southeast Indianapolis and even run past a Llama farm!

Sep
16
Sat
Red White & Rosé 5K & 10K at Blackhawk Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Sep 16 @ 3:00 pm

Enjoy a Saturday afternoon/evening at this beautiful winery in Sheridan Indiana.  This third year event ties in with Blackhawk’s Harvest Festival.  There will be several vendor booths, food trucks, even a bounce house for the kiddos!  The route is very flat and scenic.  Another opportunity for a fast time!

Oct
21
Sat
Red White & Rosé 5K at Butler Winery – Brought to you by Fun-Races
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm

Rolling hills best describe the course.  They are not long or steep, but there are several.  Start and finish at the beautiful winery in northern Bloomington.  Both the course is an Out and Back course of beautiful rural scenery. Parking at Butler is minimal, so you will need to park at a school two miles away. We will be constantly running free shuttles to and from the winery.