by: Sarah Lorge Butler
Q: When did you first start running, and how come?
JDM: I first started running to try to get into shape. And I built up to six miles, about an hour, hour and ten minutes a day. Then I plateaued in my weight loss. And then went to go see a trainer, Mike Boyle, up at BU. He's one of the top strength and conditioning trainers in the country. He started getting me to work on my speed. And trying to pull my strength out of my bigger muscles, more working on form than anything. more
SPRING TRAINING WITH JO DEE!
Spring is in the air and summer is on its way! Jo Dee is setting up Spring Training to get ready for a whole new tour! And she wants to have you join in on the workout. Jo Dee and her Trainer Lara Duncan have created a special training program for Jo Dee and her fans! We hope you will join in and let us know your results. Spring Training begins April 15th so strap on those tennis shoes and lets get Rock’n! Please be advised to always check with your doctor before starting any new exercise or diet program.
To learn more or join, visit Lara’s Duncan Online Training site!
JO DEE Q&A WITH VAIL DAILY
BEAVER CREEK - Getting ready to tour on her fourth studio album, "Delicious Surprise," country star Jo Dee Messina is at home in Nashville Wednesday morning, packing her things and kissing her dogs - Bella, Russell, Gizmo and Buddy - goodbye.
VD: What is your first musical memory?
I just remember sitting at the piano, the way it felt, how big it was, how my legs felt hanging from the bench and reaching for the keys and how big the keys felt. My mom actually has a picture of me when I'm 9-months old at the piano. more!
JO DEE ELECTRIFIES BURGETTSTOWN
Country star Jo Dee Messina brought her sassy energy to the stage Friday night, when she gave an electrifying concert at the Pepsi-Cola Roadhouse in Burgettstown.
Much of the evening was spent pumping up the nearly sold-out crowd with her anthems celebrating girl power and self-respect, such as "My Give a Damn's Busted" and "Bye Bye." Messina alternated between the roles of singer and comedian, and entertained the audience as much with witty words as she did with music. more!
IDLEAIRE BRINGS MESSINA, AND OTHER COUNTRY ARTISTS TO MATS
IdleAire Technologies is brought some country music flash to this year's Mid-America Trucking Show. Country star Jo Dee Messina signed autographs and talked to drivers 2-4 p.m. Friday, March 24, at the IdleAire booth, #6147. more!
YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED!
Mark your calendar, Fan Club Members! Jo Dee's 10th Annual Fan Club Party will be held on FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2006 in Nashville TN! Join in on the fun and you and a guest will get a chance to hang out with Jo Dee, a souvenir, and breakfast! Tickets are available to FAN CLUB MEMBERS ONLY for $25 per person. In addition each member is allowed to bring one guest at $30. All tickets are general admission. You do not need to hold tickets to Fan Fair to attend this party. Tickets will be sent via US Mail no later than May 15th. Not a member yet? What are you waiting for? Join Now!
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JO DEE HELPED RAISE $35,000 FOR HOMETOWN SCHOOL
The Holliston Music Parents Association is pleased to announce that the proceeds from the Jo Dee Messina Concert held last September totaled nearly $35,000. The funds were raised from ticket sales to the concert, and the sale of commemorative t-shirts and refreshments. more!
To Find out more go to JoDeeMessina.com and hit the news sections