Madison named one of the fittest cities in the country following study

Madison is getting national recognition as one of the fittest cities in the country.

Wisconsin’s Capitol city ranked fourth out of the top 100 list from the American College of Sports Medicine Fitness Index.

Rankings were based on factors including nutrition, smoking, mental health and access to parks.

Arlington, Virginia, was at the top of the list, followed by Minneapolis and Washington, D.C.

Those involved said the highest ranking cities allocate more resources to promoting healthy living. Madison named one of the fittest cities in the country following study