Corporate Health Coach; Certificate in Wellness Coaching
USA Triathlon Certified Coach & NASM Certified Personal Trainer
M.S. Exercise Science w/specialization in Health Promotion
Past writer, AXS, CBS Chicago, Demand Media
Writing Background: Health, Triathlon, Local events

About Ken Johnson

Kenneth (Ken) Johnson MS, MBA, is a freelance writer who has written on topics ranging from dreams of Ugandan college students, shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, MS-DOS tricks and tips, legal technology, triathlons and marathons, and Milwaukee/Kenosha/Chicago local events. His recent works have focused primarily on health, wellness, endurance sports, and local events for a variety of online content providers.

Johnson was the Chicago Wellness Examiner, Milwaukee Triathlon Examiner, and National Endurance Sports Examiner at for six years, before the site went offline in the summer of 2016. His work has also appeared in the the USA Triathlon Multisport Zone, Houston Chronical Online, CBS Chicago Local, LIVESTRONG.COM, and He has also authored internal research and content articles for a population health management services organization, as well as training materials for a variety of companies.

Johnson holds a M.S. in Exercise Science with a specialization in Health and Wellness Promotion, a M.B.A. with Marketing emphasis, and certificate in Wellness Coaching. He has been a USA Triathlon certified coach and National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer since 2003, and for ten years was a triathlon coach at the largest municipal fitness facility in the United States.

Johnson's writing makes complicated health and wellness information understandable to the everyday reader, and scientific training information accessible to the novice to intermediate athlete.

Ken Johnson at LinkedIn  •  3-Fitness & Wellness Website

as National Endurance Sports Examiner ceased operation on July 15, 2016, and content is no longer available online.

Keep the feet fit to finish faster
Published Sunday, January 17, 2016
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Top fitness trends in 2016
Published Wednesday, December 23, 2015
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Tough Mudder introduces a bit less tough race
Published Tuesday, November 10, 2015
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New study looks at what Ultraman competitions do to the body
Published Sunday, July 19, 2015
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Boulder Marathon director gives up races for seven years
Published Wednesday, June 17, 2015
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USA Triathlon 2015 Junior Elite Series is announced
Published Sunday, February 22, 2015
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Two Chicago half marathons to merge in 2015
Published Tuesday, December 09, 2014
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A key to endurance performance may be subliminal visual cues
Published Sunday, December 07, 2014
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The Chicago Triathlon brings interesting changes in 2015
Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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How to follow the Ironman World Championship on Saturday
Published Friday, October 10, 2014
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ITU World Triathlon Grand Final returns to Chicago in 2015
Published Sunday, September 14, 2014
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20 mile marathon tune-up set in Chicago for September 21
Published Tuesday, September 02, 2014
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Marathon runner Liliya Shobukhova receives two year ban for doping
Published Thursday, May 01, 2014
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Give a trip to Kona for Valentine’s Day
Published Monday, February 10, 2014
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Allergy concerns prompt limited recall of CLIF Bars
Published Tuesday, July 31, 2012
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