On this Independence Day, we would like to take the time to thank all of our WalkTop customers across America and the world. Our company is only a few years old and it feels like we have been working hard for a long time, but this is nothing compared to the 241 years that America has been an independent nation.
This past year we had the privilege to celebrate the 105th birthday of Olive Myhre, who is the grandmother of our President, Ron Bettin. Olive's positive attitude and work ethic has been an inspiration to all of us and we love her favorite saying: “If you don’t move, you’ll stop”! These wise words are true for her as she gets up every day with purpose and prepares to do something of value.
Milestones in Movement
Upon reflection, it is hard to comprehend all the changes that Olive has seen since being born in 1912. In honor of Independence Day and Olive Myhre, we would like to reflect upon some the milestone in movement for America that have occurred in the last century:
Get America Moving Again
Even with all of these great physical fitness inventions, nowadays, it is harder than ever to get people moving. This modern generation is experiencing health problems like heart disease, diabetes, obesity and depression due to sitting too much. Let’s make July 4th a call-to-action to get America moving again… or it will stop!