Lifestyle & Recreation
11:34 am
Fri March 21, 2014

Walk like a Nordician: Meridian offers class on Nordic walking


 

Eric Ederer says nordic walking can be done on paved surfaces, grass...anywhere you can normally walk.
Eric Ederer says nordic walking can be done on paved surfaces, grass...anywhere you can normally walk.
Credit Peter Whorf/WKAR

Eric Ederer instructs Mid-Michiganders in techniques of Nordic Walking at the Harris Nature Center in Meridian Township on Saturday March 22.

Current State's Peter Whorf met with Eric at the MSU campus for a discussion and demonstration. Ederer says nordic walking started in Finland in 1997 as off-season training for cross country skiers. His instruction will include hand technique.

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