Champion stories

Every Champion has a story. Read about their personal journeys, what keeps them active and why they decided to become Champions.

Champion feature Lance

Featured Champion: Lance Kyser

Lance Kyser has been running at least one half marathon a month for over two years. His journey hasn't always been a walk (or run) in the park. But with training goals, a best friend and fellow Champions, Lance is consistently crossing the finish line. 

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Champion Hannah and family

Hannah Andrus

A healthy lifestyle is important to the Andrus Family. From quick group runs to active family vacations, Hannah says her goal is to make fun fitness a priority for her household. 

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Champion Marie

Marie Pienton

Priority Health Champion Marie Pienton recovered her lost love for running when she found an inspiring friend who pushes her to never quit. 

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Priority Health Champion Amy Larson

Amy Larson

For Priority Health Champion Amy Larson, volunteering at a 5K was the pivotal moment she needed to commit to a healthy lifestyle.

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Champion Spotlight Joe Martin

Joe Martin

For Priority Health Champion and dad Joe Martin, a healthier lifestyle wasn't just about losing weight and getting fit—it was also about setting an example for his three kids.

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Donna and Angie Champion Spotlight

Donna, Angie and Jane 

Champion moms navigate balancing family and fitness

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Priority Health Champion Elyse Mathos

Elyse Mathos

Triple threat: One Champion's journey to the finish line. 

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