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.
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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