December 22, 2014. Lexington, North Carolina.
Mayor Newell Clark runs under other participants in his workout routine as they get ready to head out to the next obstacle.
Newell Clark, the 43 year old mayor of Lexington, NC, leads a group of friends and colleagues on a 4 times a week exercise routine around downtown. The group uses existing infrastructure, such as an abandoned furniture factory, loading docks, stairs, and handrails to get fit and increase awareness of healthy lifestyles in a town more known for BBQ.
Jeremy M. Lange for the Wall Street Journal