Participants run in scenic 5K to fight against obesity related diseases and to support health and wellness.
Type 2 diabetes. High blood pressure. Heart disease. They're all serious diseases, and they're all feeling the heat thanks to the efforts of Sisters4Fitness. Founded by fitness professionals with the express aim of combating obesity in Washington, DC's African-American community, the organization fights its good fight through efforts including online media, community education, and welcoming 5K races.