With Oklahoma ranking No. 48 in overall health, state officials hope to turn that around
Five years ago, Oklahoma City was ranked No. 8 on Men’s Fitness magazine’s fattest cities list. But when the magazine’s new rankings came out, Oklahoma City saw a turnaround, ranking No. 23 on the fittest city’s list.
A few marker boards covered in blue and red writing decorate one of the walls of Aaron O’Neal’s gym.
Look a little closer and you will notice the boards are full of goals.
One gym member wants to lift 225 pounds above his head in an exercise move called a snatch. Another guy wants to do 10 pullups without help.