alliantgroup at Saint Arnold’s Santo de Mayo 5k

On Sunday, May 1, alliantgroup runners tackled another road race as 73 athletes completed the 2016 Santo de Mayo 5K. After the race, the crew celebrated at a Cinco de Mayo-themed afterparty where runners enjoyed live music and tons of free food and drinks!

Thank you to all of the runners and family members who joined us for another incredible race!

Congratulations to the following two gentlemen for lightning fast finishes:
1st Place, Andy Wesche
2nd Place, Chris Sioco

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Our next race will take place in the fall when temperatures cool down, so keep running and training! See you at the gym!!

About the Author:

A native Houstonian, Melanie has always had a passion for health and wellness. After spending the first part of her career in corporate education for LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy), Melanie went back to school to study health and wellness to ultimately obtain her Masters in Exercise Science Health Promotion with a specialty in Wellness Psychology. Melanie loves helping people live their best lives through healthy living and successfully integrating work, family, fun, movement and nutrition. Melanie’s research in workplace wellness led her to develop innovative programming for employer wellness groups at Humana. While there, she wrote large group and special population programming to help Humana’s members find their healthiest ways of living tailored to their specific lifestyle needs. Additionally, she was a national educator for Lifetime Fitness working on programming for Group Fitness, specifically yoga and barre. Melanie has been in the wellness industry for over 10 years and along with wellness programming, she is also a yoga instructor, barre instructor, and meditation teacher.