Moved by the spirit: Co-founder of black runners’ group encourages church members to get off pew, into shape

Posted: November 4, 2017 at 2:04 a.m.

Sika Henry (center), is shown a moment before winning her second consecutive Newport News One City Marathon in Newport News, Va., in March 2016.

Tony Reed has been a distance runner for more than 40 years.

National Black Marathoners Association Scholarship Run 2017

The Rev. Milton Mitchell (seventh from left) with members of Fresh Winds Christian Church's Fitness Witness ministry after one of the annual Go! St. L...

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