Local fitness volunteers take a Rock Steady swing at Parkinson’s Disease


Deborah Belsheim and her father Don Thomas, whose diagnosis inspired her to bring Rock Steady Boxing to O’Fallon. (O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Lee

With the arrival of St. Elizabeth Hospital to O’Fallon and Memorial Hospital to Shiloh; the anticipation of a Regional Veterans’ Clinic and a Siteman Cancer Center it is clear that this south eastern pocket of the Metro East has its eye on human health and longevity of quality of life. Rock Steady Boxing hosted at C-1 Fitness on Highway 50, is in-step with that goal.

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