A collection of adrenaline-pumping ziplines whoosh through the forest on Markin Farms Zipline Adventures’ 80-acre farm. The multilevel platforms, built high in the trees, connect the course’s ziplines, which pass above bubbling creeks, over ponds, and through time. The scenic course includes challenge areas and ends with a double-zip setup, where two riders race to the finish directly above or below one another, overlooking the sparkling water. The farm also offers specialty zips that glide through the forest after twilight or just as the sun sets.
The black-belt mixed-martial-arts instructors at Storm MMA want to help their clients break free from workout boredom. Offering programs for kids, adults, and advanced students, Storm MMA teaches self-defense, discipline, and respect while helping participants burn calories. Students work as teams while using tae kwon do, muay thai, and boxing moves to get faster and stronger.
Surgical Associates of Springfield’s board-certified surgeons reduce the discomfort and appearance of spider veins with sclerotherapy treatment—a minimally invasive outpatient procedure. Clients schedule three 15-minute treatment sessions, which are effective for any type of skin except pleather. During the procedure, the staff inject a chemical into veins to encourage them to close, which may cause patients to feel a slight pinch.
Medlab's teams of medical professionals quantify and assess important bodily systems at locations throughout a five-state Midwest region. Trained to work with patients of all ages, phlebotomists deftly retrieve blood with minimal discomfort, then process the samples to analyze vital statistics such as cholesterol, glucose levels, and sodium. Wait times that average 10 minutes free up precious time for patients.
Scheduled daily throughout central Ohio, Fit Body Boot Camp sessions combine a supportive group environment with individual attention to target calories with cardio exercises and a fiery zeal for fitness. The enthusiastic trainers encourage a commitment of at least three to five sessions per week for both the one-month boot camp and the two-week Fat Flush system, which comes with a diet plan to help participants reach their goal of squeezing spinach directly from the can. These sessions combine the benefits of cardio, weights, and core training to develop an all-over, effective workout. The high-energy, goal-oriented exercises are calibrated to individual needs and abilities, and the early morning and late afternoon sessions are easily integrated into a busy schedule of nine-to-five jobs and moonlighting as an oil baron.