Health & Fitness in Waco

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HealthSource's team of chiropractors, licensed massage therapists, and physical trainers aid patients in shedding bodily ailments through personalized Action Plans. Staff members work closely with patients to identify sources of pain such as misaligned vertebrae, pinched nerves, arthritis, and office chairs made out of magma. Treatment Plans may prescribe daily exercises as well as spinal adjustments performed by machines or the sure hands of chiropractors raised by machines. During rehabilitation sessions, knowledgeable trainers help patients overcome athletic and trauma-related injury with exercises to reestablish muscle strength and flexibility.

1137 N Lakeshore Dr.
Waco,
TX
US

Situated along the banks of the Brazos River and down the road from the trails and paths of Cameron Park, Outdoor Waco connects the community to Waco's most exciting outdoor adventures. Whether they're selling a bike, repairing a flat, or renting out a tandem kayak, the knowledgeable staff members pride themselves in their fervent love for the outdoors and all the cool gear that comes with it. This same gear awaits within their showroom, waiting to outfit customers in search of bikes, watercraft, apparel, and equipment.

215 S University Parks Dr
Waco,
TX
US

For more than 15 years, Chris Brennan has taught his students how to fight, and he certainly knows how: He's battled for UFC belts and titles since 1998. Brennan helms Next Generation Mixed Martial Arts with a staff of decorated instructors who dole out lessons in wrestling, muay thai, Brazilian jujitsu, and boot camp. Although they prime future UFC fighters for the big stage, they also teach high-intensity fitness classes for adults as well as coordination- and discipline-building classes for kids.

5701 West Waco Drive
Waco,
TX
US

Running in heels is usually a hassle, but at the annual Stiletto Stampede, it’s a sport. There, women sprint 100 yards in their favorite stilettos, or even, as one past participant did, in chunky platforms with breast cancer awareness’s pink ribbon drawn on the heel. The event benefits breast cancer research and awareness. The Survivor Stampede, for example, is for breast cancer survivors, while the Boot Scoot is for racers in cowboy boots, rather than boots that have recently become self-aware.

3rd Street and Austin Avenue
Waco,
TX
US

The Range

The live-fire portion of Big Iron's classes take place at outdoor ranges.

The Rentals

Instructors encourage students to bring their own handguns, though some are available for rent.

At a Glance

The daily running of Big Iron Concealed Handgun Course is quite the family affair. Led by Johnny Price, who has appeared in several of The Discovery Channel's _ shows such as Doomsday Bunkers, this crew of NRA- and DPS-certified instructors includes Johnny's father, son, and son-in-law, among others. They split up and travel to nearby restaurants to conduct the classroom portion of concealed-handgun-license courses and defensive-handgun classes. They also specialize in ladies-only sessions and private group and one-on-one classes so all of their clients feel comfortable.

PO Box 5278
Waco,
TX
US