WKU math professor in top 15 for Ms. Health & Fitness 2021

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) – UPDATE: Michelle Jones is now in the top ten for Ms. Health & Fitness 2021. Voting ends Thursday, July 1 at 9:00 pm CST here.


Math professors are good with numbers. These days a WKU math professor is focusing her attention on the numbers that indicate how much weight she’s lifting.

Michelle Jones is competing for Ms. Health & Fitness 2021.

Jones, who’s 53 years old and a mother of two, said she connected with a coach and nutritionist back in January. She officially began training February 1 and competed in her first competition June 12 at the Battle of the River in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Jones competed in four classes, placing second in the Masters 50+, 4th in the open class and 5th in true novice.

Now Jones is a finalist in the Ms. Health & Fitness competition. You can show your support by voting online here. The winner will receive a feature on the cover of Muscle and Fitness Hers Magazine and a cash prize. Voting for the top 15 ends Thursday, June 24 at 9:00 p.m. CST.

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