University of Wisconsin–Madison

Chris Freytag

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Chris Freytag (J-School graduate 1987) is a nationally recognized fitness expert, speaker, and founder of – a website dedicated to helping you “Get Better Every Day”. She is a contributing editor to Prevention Magazine and a blogger for the Huffington Post and Chris is an emeritus member of the board of directors for the American Council on Exercise and has authored 7 books, created dozens of fitness DVD’s, and appears weekly on the Minneapolis NBC affiliate with a segment called Motivation Monday. Chris lives in Minneapolis with her Badger husband of 25 years. She has three grown kids, ages 23, 21 and 18.