Hey Y’all ! So, I have a confession to make: I’ve recently discovered walking clubs. I know, I might be a little late to the party, but these walking clubs are the new wave. Or maybe they’ve been around for a while, and I just missed the memo. But if you’re still reading this, it’s probably new to you too. And let me tell you, it’s a game-changer! Walking clubs are exactly what they sound like—a group of people getting together to walk. But trust me, it’s so much more than just putting one foot in front of the other. It’s about getting active, making friends, and having a blast while doing it. Plus, it’s a great way to squeeze in some exercise without feeling like you’re actually working out. And let’s be real, who doesn’t need a little more “me time” outside the house?

 Now, let’s talk benefits. Staying active is super important for our health. Walking regularly can help improve your mood, boost your energy levels, and even help with weight management. It’s low-impact, which means it’s easy on the joints—perfect for those of us who might not be up for a high-intensity workout. But here’s where the magic happens: walking with a group. There’s something about having a walking buddy (or a whole squad) that makes it so much more enjoyable.

Here’s why: 1. **Accountability**: It’s easy to skip a solo workout, but when you know your friends are waiting for you, you’re more likely to show up. And showing up is half the battle! 

2. **Socializing**: Walking clubs are a fantastic way to meet new people and catch up with friends. It’s like a mini social event with the added bonus of exercise. 

3. **Motivation**: Let’s face it, walking the same route every day can get boring. But with a group, you can explore new trails, share tips, and keep each other motivated. And after you’ve done a little networking and bonded over the latest tea, you might just find that your new walking buddies are your new best friends. 

It’s a win-win! If you’ve been looking for a way to get active, you’re welcome. Walking clubs are the perfect solution. And for the record, no, I haven’t been yet. I wanted to wait until I actually did one before telling anyone, but knowing me and my busy life, who knows when that will happen. Just kidding, but seriously, I am planning on going, so I hope to see you all out there.

A simple Google search could point you in the right direction for clubs in your city. So, lace up those sneakers, grab a friend, and join the new wave of walking clubs. Trust me, it’s going to be fun. And who knows? Maybe we’ll bump into each other on the trail. Until then, happy walking! If You are in New Orleans follow @Nolamilesclub  *No they didn’t pay me this is a real review 🤓